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Reply to: Truncated topic titles in the ToCAugust 16, 2012 at 11:01 pm
When you “Refresh References” on a map (F11, or possibly when the map is opened depending on settings in Tools > DITA Options) it populates the @navtitle for
So, the real problem here seems to be that WebHelp output is not respecting @locktitle. It is only when @navtitle is set to “yes” that output processors (like the DITA OT) are supposed to use @navtitle. When it is not set, or set to “no”, then @navtitle is supposed to be ignored and the content of the topic's
The fix would need to be done in the WebHelp plug-in. I'll file that as a defect.
I can't think of any good workarounds that include modifying your content. The only one that might work would be to set @locktitle to “yes” and then put the full title into @navtitle (this isn't really 'good' but perhaps not too harmful). However, then you'd need to remember you locked these titles and to update them if you modify the