Dr.Explain is a help authoring tool for creating CHM files, HTML help, online manuals, PDF and printable documentation. It easily captures screens from live applications and documents them automatically. The Dr.Explain help file maker and documentation writing tool is available in 9 languages, English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Russian, Swedish and Dutch.

Dr.Explain can easily create help files and product documentation from a live software application or web site. Create help documentation for Windows software, Java and Web applications much faster than ever. The Dr.Explain captures application windows, automatically recognizes controls, and creates annotated screenshots with numbered callouts and tags.

Dr.Explain uses single source editing and content management system to manage text content, technical illustrations, and annotated screenshots...

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Dr.Explain v6.6
Dr.Explain v6.6
Adds the ability to comment on topic content.
Dr.Explain v6.5
Dr.Explain v6.5
Adds support for Text Blocks which are used to set a special design for specific content.
Dr.Explain v6.4
Dr.Explain v6.4
Improves speed of network operations when in Collaboration mode.
Dr.Explain v6.3
Dr.Explain v6.3
Improves accuracy when importing DOC/DOCX documents.
Dr.Explain v6.2.1207
Dr.Explain v6.2.1207
Adds Lightbox effect for images in online manuals and CHM files.
Dr.Explain v6.1.1195
Dr.Explain v6.1.1195
Adds new way to create context sensitive help for web pages and web applications.

Prices from: $ 284.20

One software license is required per user-PC schema. CASE 1: Dr.Explain is installed locally on workstations (desktop PC) and is launched locally. You need as many licenses as many PCs the application...

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Operating System for Deployment
  • Windows 11 64 bit
  • Windows 10 64 bit
  • Windows 8 64 bit
  • Windows 7 64 bit

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David Das USA5 star

Dr. Explain is an invaluable tool for authoring professional Help Guides. I was delighted to find how this software imported a large 170 MB, 405-page Word Document with 618 images and 52 topics... Read more

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