Merged Help


What's covered?

Welcome to what has been described as the motherlode for merged help! This is the page to which Adobe Technical Support point people.


Merged Help Articles

New UI


The Reasons for Merging Help

Why you would want to use merged help.

How to merge your help in RoboHelp New UI

The process for all output types using RoboHelp New UI.

Classic Versions


How to merge your help in RoboHelp Classic

The process using RoboHelp 9 to RoboHelp 2019 Classic.


Additional instructions for merging CHMs in Classic versions.

Merged Help with Nested TOCs

How to nest one child project's TOC within another. No longer a recommended method to merge help but if you have no option, this is how.

Multiple Outputs

Phil Wells method of handling complex output combinations.

Splitting Projects

How to convert your existing project into separate projects.


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Topic Revisions


Changes to this page

27 Aug 2021

Restructured and some topics archived.

28 Jan 2020

Using RoboHelp New UI added.

17Jun 2019

Amended to cover applicable RoboHelp versions.

08 Feb 2017

Topic reviewed. Links to versions before RoboHelp 9 and RoboHelp for Word removed. Also various formats branched into separate topics.

15 Sep 2014

Reference to RoboHelp 11 added.

23 Nov 2012

Reference to RoboHelp 10 added.

31 May 2011

Link to RoboHelp 9 page added.

20 Jun 2009

New article