Updating the Web Help Variables - On Premises: 6.4


The published output uses the following variables, however, you only need to update the values if you are enabling the send feedback and edit topic in quick-editing mode options.



< Web_Help_Feedback_Email>

Add the email address you want feedback emails to be sent to.

< Web_Help_Live_Server_Url>

Add the URL used by your installation of Author-it Contribute.

< Web_Help_Live_Server_Alias>

Add the library alias used by your Author-it Contribute library.

The default variables must be updated before the associated options can be used in the published output.

  • Feedback

    Update the feedback variable when you want to enable the Send feedback option in your Web Help.

  • quick-editing mode

    Update both of the "Web Help Live" variables when you want to enable Web Help users to edit the topics in quick-editing mode.

    The values are assigned to the Web Help book template, and are referenced in the index.htm file in the configuration section.

Important: After updating the variables make sure the new values are assigned to the book template.