Software for user manuals with Screenshot editor

User Manual Software:

Abracadabra Instant Manual


Do you want easy-to-use user manual software? Are you tired of manually copying screenshots to a word document when you create a user manual? Are you tired of putting steps in the wrong order or missing them out completely? Wouldn’t you like to have user manual software that works the way you do?


Abracadabra Instant Manual lets you create error free, easy to understand user manuals for a software package in little more than the time it takes to perform the task you’re documenting.


No more switching between a word processor and the task at hand. With Abracadabra Instant Manual you document a task as you perform it!


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Software for user manuals!

Abracadabra Instant Manual is a versatile, cost effective software solution for the production of user manuals and "how to" instructions for any computer based task. It was designed for technical support engineers, system administrators, IT help desk staff, software trainers, or anyone who needs to quickly document how to use a software package.


With its easy to use interface, you can quickly build a step-by-step tutorial with embedded screenshots.


Use the built in WYSIWYG editor to format and structure the document. The resulting HTML page can be posted to an intranet, the Internet, or imported into Word or any HTML aware editor for further manipulation.

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If you like it, you can buy it online, if not, you’ve lost nothing.

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Version 2.0 has been released!

Version 2.0 represents a major upgrade in functionality and ease of use.

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  • Easy to use
  • Create a tutorial by performing the task
  • No more missed or forgotten steps
  • Add text as screenshots are taken - no re-editing
  • Crop and resize images on the fly
  • Customisable templates
  • Format the document with the built in WYSIWYG editor
  • Post as a web page or import into MS Word
  • Cost Effective

Supported Platforms

This application is designed for Windows XP, but it should work correctly on any Win32 machine with Internet Explorer 5.5 or higher installed. Please download and try it if you are interested.


Linux may be supported at a later date if there is sufficient interest. Please contact us if you are interested in this.

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How to get it

The evaluation version is available to download now. Download an evaluation copy from our downloads page by clicking on this link:

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See also

If you just want to take screenshots the easy way, why not try Abracadabra Instant Screenshot...

Instant Screenshot uses the same screenshot capture and edit technology, but without a built in HTML editor. Plus, it supports more image formats and smooth resizing. It is the easiest way to quickly grab a screenshot, edit and paste it into any document.

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This is a list of the shareware ratings the product has received so far:

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The File Transit


Brother Soft


List Soft


Download Blast

Good Choice



Awarded 5/5 by File Transit

Awarded 5/5 by Brother Soft

Awarded 'Good Choice' rating by Download Blast

Awarded 'Good' rating by ListSOFT

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