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HTML to MadCap Flare by Peter Lavin

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Chapter 12. Scripting Creation of Projects

Despite what you may have learned from Harry Potter, wizards aren’t all they’re cracked up to be. They make it easy to perform one-time operations, but if you have many projects to import, it makes sense to create a script. Some tasks cannot be automated, but many tasks can be scripted and creating projects in this way can save time and improve accuracy.

So far, we have seen how it is possible to:

  • Create a Flare TOC from an existing HTML ToC
  • Create a Flare glossary file from an HTML glossary
  • Copy HTML files directly into a project
  • Use your own CSS files within a Flare project

This chapter describes the tasks you need to perform and identifies the XML files you need to change in order to create ...

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