Converting MS Word to DITA

Simon Bate / Webinars1 Comment

This is a short reminder that it’s not too late to sign up for our webinar on converting documents from Microsoft Word to DITA.  This webinar is the second in our series of webinars co-presented with JustSystems on “Things to Consider When Moving to DITA.”

To sign up,  follow this link to the registration page.

If you missed last week’s webinar on converting unstructured FrameMaker documents to DITA, you can view a recording by visiting the JustSystems webinars page (at, then scroll down to the “Archived Webinars” section.

Hope to “see” you tomorrow!

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Simon Bate


Involved in TechComm all my working life (since the time of vacuum tubes, core memory, punch cards, and bone implements). I've worked as a writer, a manager, and—for the past score of years—building software tools for TechComm. My motto is "Let the computer do the work." Outside of work, I balance the calories I create and consume in the kitchen with weight-training sessions at the gym. I also sing Tenor in various choirs and choruses.

One Comment on “Converting MS Word to DITA”

  1. Hi, Simon. I re-visited this webinar for the third time this weekend. Just wondering if you’d ever reviewed some tools that have popped up in recent years since. Namely, something like DITAToo which claims to convert any MS Word document directly to a DITA map and concept & task topics.

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