Adobe FrameMaker 8

Hypertext commands in HTML and PDF documents

When you convert a document to HTML or PDF, some FrameMaker hypertext commands work in the converted files in the same way that they work in view-only FrameMaker documents, while others do not. The differences are described in the following table.

Command

PDF

HTML

Alert, Alert with Title

Appears as a note, with no title

Does not work

Jump to Named Destination

Works as described in this chapter

Works as described in this chapter

Jump to Named Destination & Fit to Page

Works as described in this chapter, but doesn't fit to page

Works as described in this chapter, but doesn't fit to page

Jump to First Page, Jump to Last Page, Jump to Page Number, Jump to Previous Page, Jump to Next Page

Works as described in this chapter

Does not work

Jump Back, Jump Back & Fit to Page

Does not work

Does not work

Open Document

Works as described in this chapter

Works as described in this chapter

Open Document & Fit to Page, Open Document as New, Open Document at First Page, Open Document at Last Page, Open Document at Page Number

Works as described in this chapter, but doesn't fit to page or open a separate window

Works as described in this chapter, but doesn't fit to page or open a separate window

Pop-up Menu

Does not work

Does not work

Button Matrix

Does not work

Works as described in this chapter, if the text frame containing the command is in an anchored frame in the main text flow

Message URL

Works when PDF is opened in browser; however, the link may not work in Acrobat

Works as described in this chapter

Message Client

Does not work

Does not work

Close current window, Close All Hypertext Windows, Exit Application

Does not work

Does not work