Open a topic in Contribute - On Premises: 6.4


Topics are opened from the Book Contents, Folder, or Search Results object lists and displayed in the Contribute Editor.

  • A topic can be edited if no other users have the topic open at that time.
  • A topic is opened in read only mode if another user has it open.

To open a topic in the editor:

  1. Locate the topic in the object list.
  2. Double-click the topic.


    Right-click the object and in the shortcut menu choose Open Topic.