Now let's write some introductory text.

Topic editor.
Topic editor.

Suppose our users live in a perfect world of sunshine and rainbows and never knew anything about satan. We need to explain this term. And again Helpinator is here to save you, it has built-in Glossary manager.

Glossary node.
Glossary node.

In the "Add Glossary Terms" dialog click on "Import k/w", this will import project's keywords into glossary.

Add glossary terms - empty.

Add glossary terms.
Add glossary terms.

Now you can write definitions for the terms added.

Glossary term.
Write glossary term definition.

Let's go back to the topic editor and create a hyperlink for the glossary term.

Hyperlink.

In the "Insert hyperlink" dialog select the term to link to.

Insert hyperlink.
Insert hyperlink.

Now selected text turns into a hyperlink to the term.

Hyperlink.
Glossary hyperlink.

Return to the topic editor. Now let's insert a "Warning" aside using the toolbar button. Later we will see how it will be rendered in the output.

Insert aside.
Insert aside.

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Table of contents:

  1. Intro
  2. Starting new project
  3. Capturing screenshots
  4. Adding callouts
  5. Writing topics
  6. Creating a tutorial (a step-by step guide)
  7. Compiling help file