User interface

Welcome screen

FrameMaker displays a Welcome screen based on the current mode.

The Welcome screen provides options for performing a set of commonly required tasks as relevant to the current mode of FrameMaker.

Open recent documents

Create new documents, books, CMS connections, and (in structured and XML author modes) DITA maps, DITA files, and XML files

Access FrameMaker templates

Access FrameMaker learning resources

Access support, product updates, and forums

Restore the last session

The Welcome screen, as shown in the following figure, is displayed on launching FrameMaker in structured and XML author modes.