View variables in topic text - Cloud

Variables

You can view which variables are currently in use in a topic (that is, they appear within the text).

To view variables used in a topic:

  1. Open the topic in the Editor and choose Edit > Variables > List

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    In the Library Explorer select the topic, then:

    • Right-click and choose Variables > Show Variable Usage

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    • Choose Author > Variables > List Usage

      The variable usage window opens and displays the variables used by the topic.

      List Variable Usage in Topic

      Note: From this list, you can right-click any variable and view its usage in other Topic objects.

  2. When you have finished viewing choose OK to close the Variable Usage window.