MadCap Flare-Pros and Cons

General Information
MadCap Flare is a Single Sourcing tool with Conditional text and complete document control which can pre-set your templates, styles, font and tables in one place. Upload Word Documents. MadCap Flare has fantastic snippet system, search and replace in All Files option and easily include javascript with output. CSS and styling is very easy

Newer Innovations in the MadCap Flare

MadCap Flare is easy to switch between “WYSIWYG” and code views, can also edit any of the xml project files. With MadCap Flare it is lot easier creating PDFs and HTML using the conditioning. Reordering and renaming topics are easy. Syntax errors in the CSS are detected and conditional tagging make content visible only when required.

Why we use MadCap Flare?

MadCap Flare provide ease of creating new documents out of already-created topics, it is based on HTML and CSS and this makes it very intuitive. MadCap Flare ability to do conditional snippets making single source authoring and community using Flare is active and helpful.

Industry Positive Comments

MadCap Flare has received many positive comments like the Support Is Fantastic, I like how flexible the product is, there are many options for formatting. MadCap Flare has solid version tracking and issue resolution. You can easily add conditions.

Needs Improvement

Some of the customers expect improvement in MadCap Flare features like CSS parser is out of date, it is extremely clunky and convoluted to configure. We can’t use git integration in Flare. Table formatting is not easy. Bugs everywhere and no resolutions in sight

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