Create a publishing profile


Create new profiles to meet specific publishing needs or modify existing profiles as needed.

  1. Select the folder in which you want the profile to be created.

  2. In the main window of Author, select Design > Display > Publishing Profile.

  3. Type a Description for the profile.

  4. Click the Applies To tab.

    1. From the drop-down list, select the publishing format for the profile.

    2. Add the Book templates and/or books you want to publish using this profile.

    3. Select the release states that content must be set to in order for publishing to complete, then:

      • Select Warn to provide a list of any objects in the book that are not in the selected release state(s).

      • Select Enforce to stop publishing if any objects in the book are not in the selected release state(s).

  5. Click the Theme tab and select the publishing template(s) that will be used by this profile. If required, create replacement rules, and add any additional files for HTML based outputs.

  6. (Optional) Click the Filters tab to add exclusion rules.

  7. (Optional) Click the Actions tab to add any before-or-after publishing actions.

  8. Click Apply to save your settings.