The Lettersketch tool is developed for non-IT business users to manage the templates and business logic.
Main features are:
Both user interface and model exist in multiple languages. Today we support Dutch, French, German, English, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Turkish and Arabic for the user interface. For the models we support all common languages, as we support Unicode.
Interface based on the ISO Open Document Format using the standard OpenOffice or LibreOffice interface. With this interface users build the interface in a standard word processing environment enriched with some LetterGen functionalities.
- Preview functionality
A generator is included in the tool for generation of the model with some sample XML data.
- Reusable fragments
Fragments of documents can be used as building blocks in other models.
- Conditional fragments
Fragments based on easy to implement logic, combination of data-elements and conditions, fragments are set visible or not.
- Data formatting using either masks or predefined formats for dates and numbers. Numbers can also be formatted as text.
- Support for tables, but also for conditional tables and tables in tables.
- Headers and footers
- Signatures, bar codes, logo’s, pictures
- House style(corporate identity) can be managed on company level or by department.
Hereafter you can find an image of the LetterSketch module. In the left frame you see an overview of the available templates, data-structures (XSD) and sample xml data. The right frame contains the variables that can be used in the selected template. The middle frame contains the edited template. The yellow boxes represent the variable data. The green placeholders indicate a condition and the red placeholders a loop.