RPE Video Tutorials

The IBM User Education team has released 6 new videos on template design and document generation. Thanks Heidi.

Part 1 of 6: Laying out a simple template with static text (14:49)

Part 2 of 6: Adding a Rational Doors Next Generation schema (11:36)

Part 3 of 6: Connecting to a data source and generating a document (10:23)

Part 4 of 6: Formatting your document (10:42)

Part 5 of 6: Adding headers and footers (11:20)

Part 6 of 6: Troubleshooting and debugging (8:40)


[non-RPE] Film making – a fun challenge

First of all, please excuse the exaggeration from the title. This is about a 2 minute video I had to make describing a challenge in my IBM career.

Creating the video turned out to be a big challenge by itself, but a very fun and educative one. 10 script versions, 53 takes and 5 filming locations later I have a totally different appreciation for good, short videos made by non-professionals.

The Interconnect “how to promote yourself” video has some very nice tips applicable to anyone trying to make such videos.

Digitally Sign the Output Documents with RPE 1.3

Kumar has recorded a new video on digitally signing the Word and PDF output documents with RPE 1.3.

You can find more on digital signatures RPE Infocenter. A very good read on the purpose and benefits of digitally signing documents is found in the Office documentation: Add or remove a digital signature in Office documents

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