I have an older web help system last produced with RoboHelp v11. I made a copy of the folder that contained it, renamed the top folder, and opened it in RoboHelp 2015. Responsive HTML5 was not an output option, so I added it via the Create Output button. I then generated the RHTML5 help system and saved the content. There were a few expected issues with the layout, but RoboHelp 2015 hangs and does not save the additional output type.
When I restarted RH2015 and tried to reopen the Help file, I first had to delete the .cpd file.
I can edit the topics and make layout changes, but if I try to delete an output type I have no need for or add RHTML5 to the list, it hangs. I can add RHTML5 and generate before it hangs. Is this a bug or am I doing something wrong?
I would like to pull this older Help system into RH2015 and convert it to the look and feel of a RHTML5 Help system I created from scratch. The original system was created at least 5-6 years ago. I'm not sure what version of RH it was originally created in. It probably contains 600 or so topics.
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We have generated projects with 600+ topics and Responsive HTML5 generated correctly.
Since you are generating for the first time, we wanted to confirm if did you create a layout before generating Responsive HTML5..? [Outputs (SSL) Pod >> Responsive HTML5 Settings >> Manage Layout >> Gallery >> Select Azure_Blue or Charcoal_Grey >> OK >> ]
Yes, I chose a layout (Charcoal Gray) and can generate and view the output. When I try to close the project and/or exit RoboHelp, it hangs and I have to kill it via Task Manager.
I would like to add Responsive HTML 5 to the outputs -- it will be the primary output -- and remove some of the other output types which I will not use. And, I would like to close and exit without having to start Task Manager.
This is an old project and one I inherited.
To avoid the exit crasher try this if it helps:
For managing the outputs in the Outputs (SSL) Pod: