Getting started

Starting the Rich Text Document (RTD) editor

The RTD Editor is part of the Publisher application. To start the application double click on a rich text (.rtd) document or select a document and choose "Open" from the "File" option in the Publisher menu. 

Button and menu bar

The top button and menu bar contains buttons for the most often used actions on the left, and the RTD editor menu on the far right. The menu contains all actions available in the application. The menu also displays shortcut key combinations. Greyed-out options are (temporarily) unavailable, for example when a selection is needed before performing an action.


Directly below the button bar the toolbar is displayed, containing all options to style and format the contents of the document. 

Formatting options


The document status is always displayed at the bottom of the screen: