6.8.3 Displaying a topic in a pop-up window
For WinHelp, to make a topic pop up, assign property
PopOver to the hotspot format:
See §7.8 Creating
jumps and pop-ups for WinHelp.
If your HTML-based Help system has a Mif2Go-generated browse sequence, to avoid
including pop-up topics in the browse sequence you must declare these
topics to be extracts instead of splits; see §17.3 Extracting
For HTML Help, all you get is plain-text pop-ups,
unless you use a third-party tool. To create a pop-up link in HTML Help,
put the entire pop-up content (plain text only) in a FrameMaker hypertext alert
marker embedded in the hotspot.
See §8.4 Creating
pop-ups for HTML Help.
OmniHelp, JavaHelp, Oracle Help for java
For OmniHelp, JavaHelp, and Oracle Help for Java,
you can use any HTML in pop-up topics, including graphics and jumps.
To make a topic pop up, assign reserved window name popup
to the hotspot format:
to secondary windows in OmniHelp
windows for JavaHelp or Oracle Help.
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