Category Archives: MadCap Flare

MadCap Flare – Side Menu as Alternative to Top Menu in Flare 2017 – Part 1

In 2016, I created a series of posts that explained how to use Foundation to implement an expanding 'accordion' menu that sat neatly…
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Accordion Menu in MadCap Flare – Part Six

This is Part 6 of a series of posts on how to create the following layout, complete with accordion menu and slide-in drill-down…
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Accordion Menu in MadCap Flare – Part Five

This is Part 5 of a series of posts on how to create the following layout, complete with accordion menu and slide-in drill-down menu,…
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Accordion Menu in MadCap Flare – Part Four

UPDATE - Thanks to Nita Beck for pointing out the WordPress-introduced weirdness in the script in this section. I've changed the content so…
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Accordion Menu in MadCap Flare – Part Three

This is Part 3 of a series of posts on how to create the following layout, complete with accordion menu and slide-in drill-down…
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Accordion Menu in MadCap Flare – Part Two

This post is the second in a multi-part series of posts that explain how to add a Foundation accordion menu and drill-down menu…
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Accordion Menu in MadCap Flare – Part One

NOTE! This solution only works for versions of Flare that are older than Flare 2017 r2. In those versions, the TOC and MiniTOC…
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Using Flare’s Concept Links to Create ‘See Also’ Lists

It is important that from any topic, the reader can find everything they need to know about that topic and related topics.  Don’t…
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How to Open All External Links in a New Tab in MadCap Flare

Having external links (links that go to other sites, via a http: link) set to open in a new tab often leads to a better…
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Modifying the Top-Nav Skin for a Custom Flare Layout

One of the problems with Flare 11's Top-Nav skin is that the menu isn't really suitable for a long table of contents due…
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