(register)   username:   password:  

Community KB :: DITA / FrameMaker

A collection of tips and troubleshooting information. Feel free to register and add your own items.


FMN DITA .. refers to the DITA support that is provided by default in FM9 and FM8.

DITA-FMx .. is a plugin that provides extended DITA authoring support for FM9, FM8, FM7.2 and FM7.1. More info...

Submitted by: Scott Prentice (2011-04-26)

TAGS:  Authoring, FM8 DITA, FM9 DITA, DITA-FMx 0.0, DITA-FMx 1.0, DITA-FMx 1.1, FM 7.1, FM 7.2, FM 8.0, FM 9.0
SUMMARY:  How do I link from an xref to a PDF?
ISSUE:  At times it's necessary to create a link from the current topic to a location in another PDF.
SOLUTION:  Insert an xref or link element and set the @href attribute to one of the following values.

To target a specific page in the PDF use this (where "PAGENO" is the page number) ..


Or this to target a specific named destination in the PDF (where "DEST" is the named destination) ..


Also, be sure to set the @scope attribute to "external".
BACKGROUND:  For more details, visit the following support page at adobe.com ..