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How to add numbers to Adobe Illustrator anchor points?

To get started, easy dotted line creation and ordering can be accomplished using this script as explained by joojaa here. The importance of arrangement is because the Document.selection array ...
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How to Get Paragraph Numbering Aligned Away from the Spine?

The easiest way to do this is, I think, by setting up some paragraph and object styles to automate the layout as much as possible, and then use a script to add in the numbers in anchored frames ...
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InDesign- applying page numbers correctly

When you use the "Type > Insert Special Character > Markers > Current Page Number" function, don't type over the "A" (or "B", or whatever Master Page you're on) that is provided by default. That's why ...
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How to quickly insert sequential numbers?

Check ofn-points-sequence. Basically you create a path with the Path tool: Then call the script to generate the numbers:
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Multi-level list InDesign

If working with a .INDB file (Indesign book), with separate docs as chapters: Primary section: set as numbered list - level 1. Create a new list, uncheck "Continue Numbers From Previous Document ...
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How can I number copies of Photoshop layers?

If you're interested in scripting, here's a sample script that adds numbers to duplicated layers: It's not perfect, as we can see in the gif, after I click on number 4 and continue using the script, ...
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How can I number copies of Photoshop layers?

That's the default behavior it can not be changed. However you can make a plugin that monitors the scene and auto renames things on the fly not sure if its worth the time and effort, though. However. ...
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Figure numbering like 1-1 in the 1st chapter and 2-1 in the 2nd chapter

Finally, it seems I found a solution. It was originally posted by Barb Binder on Adobe forums. Given that there are two levels of headings, the paragraph style used for table captions should be ...
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Subpage numbering on only specific pages in InDesign

You would do this with section starts and prefixes. Open the Pages palette and double-click on page 6 to make it active. Open up the flyout menu of the palette, and select Numbering and Section ...
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Styling numbered lists in InDesign

Assuming that the numbers are a part of the text and can be styled as a paragraph you can set up a paragraph style that uses Rules as faux backgrounds. Create a new paragraph style and set Character ...
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How to have a section start on an odd page _and_ number the page with a prefix starting again at 1?

I could not find an "automatic" method, but I did find a method that could help. Select the pages you want to define as one section. Right-Click > Numbering and Section Options In the "Section ...
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indesign: starts number from 1 mid way through doc

If the numbering is done in the correct way and not simply typed in at every page, it would mean that the document is probably divided into sections that define numbering. If you want to get rid of ...
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how do i delete the numbering between the sentences in indesign

You have extra numbers because you have extra returns. Your style gives each paragraph a number, and InDesign doesn't care if your paragraph has content or not. You have to search/replace two returns ...
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CorelDRAW row number

I wanted to just post this CorelDRAW forum link as a comment, but I don't have enough rep: Any Faster Way to Auto-Numbering Columns & Rows on One page Only? The macro (BDTableTextControl_v2.gms) ...
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Is there a quick way to create a series of point text objects in Adobe Illustrator with sequentially increased numbers?

I found this old script on GitHub by user johnwun. It still works in recent version of Illustrator as far as I can tell. Download the script. Import or manually enter a list of numbers divided by ...
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How to count over 1,000,000 in After Effects?

Maybe you should use a text layer with an expression to about 3,000,000. Here's an example that count from 0 to 3,000,000 in 4 seconds: startCount = 0; endCount = 3000000; countDur = 4; Math....
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Indesign Spread Numbering

I've never heard of or thought about spread numbering before, but why not? I see (at least) five different ways to do this. Most of them aren't "dynamic" in the sense that if you start moving spreads ...
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Styling a list of numbers on the web

For the purposes of completeness, I simply arranged the data in a cell as @Scott suggested in a comment. If a better solution is presented, I'd be happy to select it: with the CSS as .table-row { ...
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Why are some pages not numbered in Adobe Indesign CS6?

Re-apply the master page to these pages, making sure there's no white objects on the actual pages where the page numbering goes. Any on-page artwork sits on top of master page introduced artwork. Or, ...
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How to add a progressive numeration for multiple artboards?

I found this method fast enough without using scripts Create a new Document with multiple Artboards File > New... -> More Settings -> Number of Artboards Create a Area type in all ...
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Page numbers reversed from 10 - Indesign

Maybe the folio on the left pages has the wrong Paragraph direction or Character direction? Anyway the style of the left folio seems to be different than the style of the right folio. Try to apply ...
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InDesign: Display number of heading on all pages that belong to said heading

In InDesign for chapters to work as you think it should (and frankly I think the same way) each chapter should be a different document in a book file. What you can do in single document is: when ...
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InDesign: how to solve this numbering issue?

Let’s tackle question number 2 first: If the Illustrator file of the map contains the gallery numbers inside it, then you cannot change them in InDesign. You cannot edit Illustrator files in InDesign....
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Indesign: how to customize a numbered list

Another possibility is to number the list automatically in ID, then convert the numbers to text. Then make the resulting list (including the numbers as text) into an automatic bulleted list. Use a ...
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Indesign: how to customize a numbered list

Not easy, especially if you want to keep the automation... This could probably be scripted, but before going into this deep process, you may consider editing your font. Here's a example using ...
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How do I match *.pdf page numbering when I don't count my front page?

In the pages panel, select the cover page thumbnail. Right-click it and select "Numbering & Section Options" In the Numbering & Section Options dialog, change the Page Numbering style to ...
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Chapter numbering breaks by skipping a title

I recently found a solution. What I did was creating a paragraph style that has the same characteristics as my subchapter heading including the numbering. It draws from the same numbering list (...
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