A technical document is the result of creating effective technical user information. It either explains how something works or how to use it. It may mean different things to people in different roles. You may need such documentation to onboard new hires, explain new features or as a reference for people not versed in technology.
Creating a Technical Document. You’ve got a new Mac and want to setup the Internet to access the Web. You fear that you might forget the steps, or may be helpful to others. In this example, I’ll create a simple, step-by-step technical document and save it as a PDF document.