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Is there a method in InDesign to anchor dynamic elements without XML becoming nested?

I have an XML imported that is a long list of field entries, each relating to text items on multiple pages of an Indesign file. When I make test frames dynamic and anchor them together the XML structure is affected, so when I import a different language variant XML the structure is no longer recognised and fields are not update and/or removed altogether

  • That's because XML within Indesign is only about text. So when you anchor some textframe within a story, you actually move text contents and applied tags. Eventually the structure is all messy. I know it s… – Loic Jul 12 '16 at 15:10

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