In this thorough inventory of software products used in indexing, professional indexers share their favorite features, tips, and techniques. As one would expect, the major dedicated indexing programs (Authex, CINDEX, MACREX, SKY Index, and wINDEX) are compared, but today's indexers are asked to do more than produce print indexes. They need tools to make indexes Web-compatible: HTML/Prep, HTML Indexer, and RoboHelp are covered. They have to embed indexing entries into originating documents: Framemaker, Microsoft Word, PageMaker, and Ixgen are covered. Voice recognition software is described, and a review of Sonar Bookends provides value for those contemplating automatic indexing. Here is an essential guide for indexers and technical writers desiring to maximize the efficiency of their day-to-day indexing and meet special project needs.Price in software evaluation, 23, 42 Printed manuals. ... 123 entry creation in, 122 formatting index in, 120-121 index markers in, 1 22 Index Preferences settings in, 124 page locators in, 123 scope of index entries, 122-123 Sonar Bookends and, 229 sorting in, 119-120, 123 QuicKeys, 221, 226 R Radio Shack computers, 57 Ream, David K., 10, 73, ... 175-177 index interface in, 171-173, 178-181 as index tool, 155-158, 171-182 Keyword Properties dialog box in, 175, 179 Smart Indexanbsp;...
|Title||:||Software for Indexing|
|Author||:||Sandi Schroeder, American Society of Indexers|
|Publisher||:||Information Today, Inc. - 2003-01-01|