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Direc­tory tex-archive/info/context-top-ten

This is an introductory document on ConTeXt ( frequently used commands written by Corsair <>. 

In the beginning of the ConTEXt manual (see cont-eni.pdf on ConTeXt official site), Hans Hagen listed ten groups of them which are considered most frequently used,  and this short document tries to explain these commands in detail.
1. \starttext, stoptext 
2. \chapter, \section, \title, \subject, \setuphead, \completecontent 
3. \em, \bf, \cap 
4. \startitemize, \stopitemize, \item, \head 
5. \abbreviation, \infull, \completelistofabbreviations 
6. \placefigure, \externalfigure, \useexternalfigures 
7. \placetable, \starttable, \stoptable 
8. \definedescription, \defineenumeration 
9. \index, \completeindex 
10. \setuplayout, \setupfootertexts, \setupheadertexts 

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README 1023 2009-07-12 06:05:59
cmds.pdf 338395 2009-07-09 06:10:37

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con­text-top-ten – The "top ten" ConTeXt com­mands

This is an in­tro­duc­tory doc­u­ment on ConTeXt. In the be­gin­ning of the ConTeXt man­ual, Hans Ha­gen lists the ten most fre­quently used groups of com­mands. This short doc­u­ment ex­plains these com­mands in some de­tail; it is struc­tured as a pre­sen­ta­tion.

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