Using Paragraph Styles to Create Popup Windows in Word
You can use Popup paragraph styles in your Microsoft Word source documents to create popup windows. To use Popup paragraph styles to create popup windows, your Stationery and Microsoft Word template must have the following items configured:
Popup and Popup Append paragraph styles if you want your content to display both in popup windows and in standard help topics.
Popup Only and Popup Only Append paragraph styles if you want your content to display only in popup windows.
Your output format must also support this feature. For more information about output formats that support this feature, see “Features Available in Each Output Format” on page 8.
The following procedure provides an example of how to use Popup paragraph styles to create popup windows in Microsoft Word source documents using Microsoft Word 2003. Steps for using Popup paragraph styles to create popup windows in Microsoft Word may be different in other versions of Microsoft Word.
To create popup windows using Popup paragraph styles in a Microsoft Word source document
In your Microsoft Word source document, create a link between a word or phrase in the topic and the content you want to display in the popup window and ensure that the link resolves in the document. For more information, see “Creating Popup Window Links in Word” on page 226.
Apply the appropriate Popup paragraph style to the popup content you want to display in the popup window.
Save your Microsoft Word source document.
Generate output for your project. For more information, see “Generating Output” on page 300.
In Output Explorer, go to the page where you created the popup window and verify that ePublisher created the popup window and that the popup window displays the content you specified. For more information, see “Viewing Output in Output Explorer” on page 305.