Configure a Paclet for Use with Documentation Tools

Create new documentation or manage paclets with Documentation Tools.

Add a paclet

Click Add Paclet... from the drop-down menu at the top of the Documentation Tools palette and choose the directory where the paclet currently lives or will live:

Once chosen, confirm your paclet configuration:

Now you can begin writing documentation.

  • Documentation Tools can accept a previously created paclet for which you would like to write documentation, or an empty directory.

Switch between paclets

The newly added paclet will be the selected paclet in use:

You can select from a list of known paclets from the drop-down menu:

You can also use the paclet inspector to add or remove any paclets from Documentation Tools: