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JHelpBuilder 1.1 is available for download.

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(Since 1.1 beta 1, we have improved documentation and made some bug fixes)

Version 1.1 improves upon the product's traditional ease-of-use and high
performance with a focus on generating helpsets with minimal effort.
A beta version is available for free download at:

Keeping usability in mind, JHelpBuilder version 1.1 adds these new features:

* Direct addition of content files to TOC/Index Views. Map ID is
automatically generated. If no map file exists, user is prompted to create one.
* Different encodings are supported.
* Support for multiple map files.
* Fast multithreaded Jar action is extremely useful with large helpsets.
* Fast multithreaded File System view is gives high performance and low
memory usage.
* New Preview mechanism. Preview is now done in a separate process and
displays output.
* Improved HTML viewer with links opening in a new tab.
* Integrated feedback mechanism lets a user send direct feedback to
JHelpBuilder team.
* And many bug fixes.

About JHelpBuilder

JHelpBuilder is a FREE WYSWYG help authoring tool for generating helpsets
for JavaHelp 2.x.

JHelpBuilder has a interface very similar to JavaHelp and gives real time
feedback to help author. JHelpBuilder helps you manage your helpsets
efficiently, saving hours of development time. JHelpBuilder has an intuitive
user interface which will help a new JavaHelp author develop HelpSets
effortlessly and enable advanced JavaHelp authors to generate powerful help


* Simple Graphical Installer.
* WYSWYG user interface.
* JavaHelp 2.x support.
* Step by step "Getting Started" guide to get new users up to speed.
* Automatic Map generation.
* HelpSet Validation.
* and more

For details see
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