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User Guide
Reuse Overview

The Reuse feature enable you to reuse content using direct and indirect references.
The Reuse feature in the Topic Editor enables you to insert content references, key references, or content key references to identify elements in a topic or map for reuse.
Use the Re-use Content menu to access the following commands:
  • Content references

  • Key references

  • Content key references

Viewing Element Level Reuse

Use the Topic Editor to see reused content and where it is reused.
Check that the Reuse Info icon is displayed in the toolbar. This icon indicates that the topic contains element level reuse.

You have a topic open and want to view reused content in the topic.

  1. Click the Reuse icon and select Highlight Reused Content.

    Step Information

    Expected Result
    Reused content is highlighted in green.
  2. Place your cursor in the content. The element level reused icon displays.

    Expected Result
    The element level reused icon displays.
  3. Hover over the element level reuse icon to see topics reusing this content.

    Expected Result
    The topics reusing the content are displayed.
You are viewing element level reuse in the topic.