The Author Editor provides a sophisticated document-editing environment incorporating both the Book Contents Editor and the Topic Editor. It provides a familiar word processor type view of your book, complete with command tabs and keyboard shortcuts.
Editor Command Ribbons
Variant criteria values assigned to a variant topic
Navigation, Search, and Structured Authoring Tabs
The Editor window includes a Search tab to search for any objects in the library, and Books using this Topic tab to see at a glance which books use your current topic. If you use structured authoring, there are two additional tabs that are available. The Rules tab verifies that your content meets the criteria in structure and the Example tab provides sample layout and/or content.