6. SDF Advanced Features

6.1. Introduction

This chapter presents information on some advanced SDF features. SDF beginners should skip this chapter and return to it if and when they wish to learn more.

The topics covered are outlined below.

Section Description
Modules and Libraries how to load modules and libraries
Object Management how to define and use objects (e.g. references)
Conditional Text how to conditionally include or exclude SDF
Event Processing how to change the layout and automate tasks using rules
Custom Formatting how to change fonts, paper sizes, etc.
Hypertext how to build hypertext
Escaping Symbols how to include special symbols (e.g. {{)
Multiple Looks packaged document-wide presentation styles

Modules and Libraries

Object Management

Conditional Text

Event Processing

Custom Formatting


Escaping Symbols