Automating Adobe InDesign 2019 - AppleScript


Repeat to the Rescue

Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Repeat to the Rescue More

Automate Placing Images - Grid II

Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Automate Placement of Images with Caption More

Lists II

Tuesday, April 09, 2019

In this post we will look at some of the issues surrounding working with lists. Knowing the ins and outs of lists is paramont when writing scripts to automate Adobe InDesign. For instance the following will return a list of the rectangles found on a page:  More


Tuesday, April 02, 2019

Lists More

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move file Read text file as list measurements intent user interaction level Autoflow selection measurement editboxes lists Character Styles Change Text XML tags GREP automated workflow Document Presets Duplicate Custom Dialog import styles Templates Keyboard Shortcuts date objects do script Choose from list lists of lists giving up after active spread Next Style rest coordinates threaded text frames page items Image Placement entire path Styling Text Place text paragraph styles Choose file Document stylesheets Script panel Create Text Frame Find by Attribute Adjust Layout Checkbox Control rest of list file info reference to InDesign template radiobutton control Enabling Groups start paragraph Editbox Nested Repeat Loops script folder Clearing Overrides Placing images Previous text frame Multi-state objects convert to text tabs bookmarks Chaining Paragraph Styles Create Document file paths auto tag Document from Template Write to File integer editboxes time text import preferences primary text frame handlers master spread Radiobutton Group place point dialog Script Preferences live bounds text editbox map tags to styles Library Folder Border Panel Combobox Buttons Apply Object Style Export to PDF image metadata StandardAdditions grid text item delimiters find change options dropdowns XML XML structure Image Events static alignment draw from center CALS tables Find Text Excel next text frame sort list object styles Text Style Mapping import XML import text repeat loops table styles script templates choose file name Repeat With stacking order Script Library Adding Captions tab list try/on error info for fit random number Check for Styles