|Acrolinx for FrameMaker||1.1|
What You Should Know Before Installing
Before you install Acrolinx for FrameMaker, make sure that you have the following software installed:
Check our compatibility guide if you want to know if Acrolinx for FrameMaker works with your local platform and with your Acrolinx platform.
To get started, review the following tasks and concepts:
Acrolinx supports DITA and XML document formats.
Supported file types:
Note that Acrolinx doesn't support the following documents types in FrameMaker:
- Structured documents
- Unstructured documents
- DITA map documents
If you do the installation yourself, ask your Acrolinx administrator for the installer file. You might have it already, if you and the Acrolinx administrator are the same person.
To install Acrolinx, follow these steps:
You can also toggle showing or hiding the Sidebar from the FrameMaker pod list area.
Acrolinx checks all the content that's in your XML document. Use the 'Author' and 'WYSIWYG' views to edit and check your content. It's best that you switch off track changes because Acrolinx doesn't support track changes and you might see some unexpected behavior.
Optional: Specify the Address of an Acrolinx Server with an MSI Installer Property
If you use the MSI installer properties to automate the installation of Acrolinx, you can also now specify the address of an Acrolinx server. So, writers don't have to enter this information themselves. To set that Acrolinx server address, use the property ACROLINX_SERVER_ADDRESS.
Specify the address of the
Example:Note: This property works for first-time installations only. The property is ignored during an update and whichever server address currently configured is used.