Helpinator is a help authoring tool that is designed to reduce time spent on help authoring routine. Helpinator allows you to create help files in CHM, PDF, Microsoft Word formats and online Web Help.
With Helpinator you can:
Create help in CHM, PDF, RTF and HTML formats from single source.
Store help in several languages in one project file.
Customize look and feel of your documentation using template system.
Significantly decrease time that you spend updating your documentation.
How Helpinator can help you?
Helpinator can greately improve your process of creating and maintaining help and manuals. It's main features:
Mulitple output formats, including CHM, PDF, Word (RTF), and web-based ajax-enabled help. All from single source
Help projects are multilingual, you can store all your project languages in one project file, without structure duplicating.
Easy to use topic editor
Image library allows you to update images easily. No need to browse through topics.
Using Template Engine you can alter appearance of your documentation and help files.
Image editor allows you to add textboxes and arrows that explain certain parts of interface.
Built-in to-do list manager with tasks assigned to topics helps you to organize writing process
Reports help you to stay informed on project state and show possible errors.
Who needs it?
You certainly need it if you:
Create documentation in several formats.
Your help files contain a lot of images.
You update your documentation frequently.
Your HTML knowledge is poor and you don't have enough time to study it.
You need to prototype documentation quickly
You use CVS and work with a team
OS : Windows XP/Vista/Windows 7/Windows 8
Language : English