Using Arbortext Editor 6.1

Pretoria, P1 Office

Course Code TRN-4410-T
Course Length 2.5 Days

In this course, you will learn the basic and advanced editing operations of Arbortext Editor. The course emphasizes hands-on experience, interaction between student
and instructor, and a solid foundation in the fundamental skills and commands of this structured authoring tool. After completing this course, you will know
how to open, save, and close new and existing documents in Arbortext Editor. You will learn how to perform basic edit operations, such as
cut, copy, and paste. You will also learn how to find and replace text and markup. You will learn how to insert, change, and delete markup and
text. You will learn how to insert graphics and symbols, create and insert text entities, and add, modify, and delete attribute values. You will also learn how to create and edit tables.
You will learn how to use proofreading tools, such as the spelling checker and thesaurus. Additionally, you will learn how to use profiles. You will learn how to use Arbortext Editor’s
change tracking feature to track changes in your documents, and also learn how to compare changes between different versions of a document. Finally, you will learn how to
use Arbortext Command Language to perform basic operations in Arbortext Editor. At the end of each module, you will complete a set of review questions to reinforce critical
topics from that module. At the end of the course, you will complete a course assessment in Pro/FICIENCY intended to evaluate your understanding of the course as a whole.

Course Objectives
• Use Arbortext Editor
• Edit text
• Insert and edit markup
• Assign attributes
• Insert special markup
• Create tables
• Author and edit management tools
• Preview and print documents

• Basic computer skills in a Microsoft Windows computing environment
• Introduction to XML, DITA and Arbortext or Introduction to XML, DITA and Arbortext, or an equivalent amount of experience with XML and DITA

• This course is intended for authors/editors of technical information, technical and administrative support staff members, and individuals and organizations evaluating Arbortext Editor. People in
related roles will also benefit from taking this course.

Event Date: 
Saturday, December 26, 2015 - 08:30 to 12:30