Authoring - Including the HelpServer content in your website

You can easily include the HelpServer content dynamically in your website by adding a iframe in your website's HTML in the following way.

<iframe frameborder="1" width="100%" height="300" src="HelpServer_URL?BARD=B&IFRAME=1">Text to shown in case the browser does not support an inline frame!</iframe>

HelpServer_URL

 

This is the location of the HelpServer content you want to include. Use the Copy URL function on the tree in the Workbench to obtain the correct URL.

BARD

 

This parameter indicates the various bars and panes typically shown when browsing HelpServer content. Each bar or pane is represented by a character. If you omit a character then the correspond pane is not available.

 

N indicates the Navigation bar.

 
 

T indicates the Title bar.

 
 

A indicate the Action bar.

 
 

B indicates the Body content.

 

For example if you only want to see the content, without a navigation, title, or action bar then you specify BARD=B. If you also would like to see the title then you specify BARD=BT. The bars and backgrounds or laid out in the scheme.

IFRAME=1

 

This indicates that the HelpServer content will be shown in an iframe.

Authoring

 About HelpServer
 Starting up and logging on
 The basic working principles
 Using the content in help and documentation systems
 Working with aliases
 Working with pointers
 Building a context sensitive, web based help system
 Including the HelpServer content in your website
 Working with resource IDs
 Formatting the content
 Searching and replacing text
 Reusing content with shares
 Navigating with hyperlinks
 Navigating with pointerpaths
 Using bookmarks and jumps
 Duplicating content with clones
 Using tables
 Including media files
 Navigating to web pages
 Using embedded chunks
 Including html code
 Navigating with menus
 Using snippets
 Spelling checking
 Using the view mode
 Creating an index
 Creating a FAQ
 Creating a glossary
 Team authoring
 Working with projects
 Setting up structured authoring
 Generating file based output
 Creating printed output
 Importing files and folders
 Loading files in the project gallery
 Converting legacy content
 Including legacy content in real time
 Transferring objects between installations
 Smartcontent
 Notification
 Feedback
 Translating
 Customizing the look and feel
 User accounts
 Security
 Working with templates
 Working with metadata
 Versioning
 Auditing
 Workflow management
 Annotations
 Using event exits
 Appendix A: The URL parameters
 Appendix B: The object indicators
 Appendix C: Play Javascript