updated 06:20 pm EDT, Wed July 9, 2008
ScreenSteps 2.1 released
ScreenSteps -- visual documentation software used to answer technical support questions and create lessons -- has been updated for Mac and Windows. Blue Mango Learning Systems says the update allows users to quickly post lessons or documentation to WordPress, TypePad or Movable Type blogs The company says PDF export has been "dramatically improved" with clearer screenshots and better formatting of PDF manuals.
IT professionals and instructors use ScreenSteps to create lessons and manuals using screen shots and added notes and images. Lessons can be exported to HTML or PDF format, or published to Blue Mango's ScreenSteps Live hosting service. The software requires Mac OS X 10.3 Panther and above or Windows XP or Vista. Two versions are available: ScreenSteps Standard for $40 or "Pro" for $50.