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=== Documentation ===
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== Documentation ==
  
==== Official ConTeXt documentations ====
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=== Official ConTeXt documentation ===
  
* Context, an '''excursion''' by Ton Otten and Hans Hagen (169 Pages) ([[manual:ms-cb-en.pdf|screen]]) ([[manual:mp-cb-en.pdf|print]]) ([[ConTeXt an Excursion, translations|Translations]])
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* '''[http://www.pragma-ade.nl/general/manuals/ma-cb-en.pdf ConTeXt, an excursion]''' a beginners guide that explains the basic ConTeXt environments.   
* The '''user manual''' ([[manual:cont-eni.pdf|screen]]) ([[manual:cont-enp.pdf|print]]) ([[manual being revised| being revised]])
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* [http://pmrb.free.fr/contextref.pdf '''ConTeXt reference manual''']. This is the most comprehensive and up-to-date general manual, covering everything except the various experimental mechanisms.
* '''Metafun''' manual by Hans Hagen (Oct 2010, 657 Pages) ([[manual:metafun-s.pdf|screen]]) ([[manual:metafun-p.pdf|print]])  for [[MetaPost]] and the [[MetaFun]] extension. A full-color paper copy can be ordered from [http://www.boekplan.com/node/9 Boekplan].
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* [http://www.pragma-ade.com/general/manuals/metafun-p.pdf '''The MetaFun manual'''], describing MetaPost, the MetaFun format, and ConTeXt.
* '''command reference''' as [http://wiki.contextgarden.net/Category:Reference/en Wiki] or [http://www.pragma-ade.com/general/qrcs/setup-en.pdf pdf file]
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* '''[[:Category:Commands|Command reference]]''' on this wiki
* detailed [[Official ConTeXt Documentation | list of ConTeXt manuals]]
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* The [http://www.pragma-ade.com/general/qrcs/setup-en.pdf ConTeXt command list] is auto-generated. It lists commands and their parameters, but does not describe them.
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* [[Manuals|List of ConTeXt manuals]]
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* [[Dictionary]] of typographical terms
  
==== Revision of ConTeXt User Manual ====
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=== Physical books ===
We are working on updating the user manual. User feedback is appreciated.
 
  
* [http://pmrb.free.fr/contextref.pdf current draft]
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* [http://www.h2o-books.com/node/10 MkII, MkIV, the history of LuaTeX]
* [http://foundry.supelec.fr/gf/project/contextman/scmsvn/ svn repository] of current draft
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* [http://www.h2o-books.com/node/9 Metafun Manual]
* Chapter on [http://context.aanhet.net/svn/contextman/context-reference/en/co-typography.pdf typography]
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* [http://www.h2o-books.com/node/12 Layouts in ConTeXt]
* Chapter on [http://context.aanhet.net/svn/contextman/context-reference/en/co-fonts.pdf fonts]
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* [http://www.h2o-books.com/node/11 Fonts in ConTeXt]
* Chapter on [http://context.aanhet.net/svn/contextman/context-reference/en/co-pagedesign.pdf pagedesign]
 
  
==== Specific Subjects ====
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=== Specific Subjects ===
  
* [[Structurals]]: Titles, tables, enumerations, and other pieces of document structure.
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* [[Structurals|document structure]] like titles, tables, enumerations...
 
* [[Visuals]]: Layout, graphics, fonts, and other aspects of the document's appearance.
 
* [[Visuals]]: Layout, graphics, fonts, and other aspects of the document's appearance.
* [[Math]]: Mathematics and other scientific notations.
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* [[Math|Mathematics]] and other scientific notations.
 
* [[XML]]: ConTeXt can be used to format XML text or documents.
 
* [[XML]]: ConTeXt can be used to format XML text or documents.
* [[Presentations]]: Specific advice for presentations and on-screen display.
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* [[Presentations|presentations]] and on-screen display.
* [[PDFX]]: How to create PDF/X compatible documents (Mark IV only).
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* [[Sample documents]]
* [[Bibliographies]]: How to produce bibliographies
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* [[PDFX|PDF/X compatible documents]] (Mark IV only).
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* [[Bibliographies|bibliographies]]

Latest revision as of 13:06, 2 September 2018

Documentation

Official ConTeXt documentation

Physical books

Specific Subjects