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Include assignments when exporting XML from InDesign
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Use this xsl on export <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <xsl:template match="/"> <xsl:apply-templates select="*"/> </xsl:template> <xsl:template match="Story"&...

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InDesign - Show/Hide multiple forms on different pages with one button
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It depends on what you are up to. If you want to work with different languages within the indesign document, you can either choose to work with one layer per language or use conditional text. However ...

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How to export pdf to xml in indesign?
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Why you show reveals that the document has none tagged contents. The InDesign XML structure doesn't represent the document as it in real time. If you ever tag some content within the layout then the ...

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How do I position an InDesign object using Javascript?
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Here is a proposal: var main = function() { var doc = app.properties.activeDocument, today = (new Date()).getDate(), found, x1, x2, y1, y2; if ( !doc ) return; app....

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Can I give an XML-defined block of text a background color in InDesign?
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If you have InDesign CC 2015, you can simply call paragraph shading options in the paragraph style settings. It will let you set the background and the indents can be used for inner margins. ...

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Can't drag and drop cells in InDesign table
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Did you set the drag and drop text feature for the layout mode ? http://indesignsecrets.com/drag-and-drop-text-in-layout-view.php

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Mute button for InDesign EPUB music
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use a combination of two buttons (play/pause) both set as that when one is clicked it hides the other. And also of course play/pause the sound: The epub here:

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Why does Indesign combine my csv columns into a single entry, when data merging?
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No it's because InDesign looks for commas as a separator while Excel will use a semi-colon. Prefer Tabbed Text as export format. InDesign will like this better ;)

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XML Indesign Layout Troubleshoot
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Only reason why InDesign wouldn't load incoming xml tags is as you selected "only import elements that match existing structure" so if you end with no contents loaded at all, that could mean your ...

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What's the difference between Color and Swatch in InDesign
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Swatch is a super class that embeds color, gradients, mixed inks or a mixed inks group. Color is just a member of that family. A swatch (color, gradient, tint, or mixed ink). Superclass of Color, ...

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InDesign Smart Reflow not working
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You can check if every single pages on a master have threaded text frames or do this connection: Once it's done, you can go onto the pages, override a frame and start adding text. Then as smart ...

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InDesign 'find object format' by width and change, 'cannot find match'
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Nope you can't. Only way to target items based on geometrical properties is to script that search.

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Faster merge software than Indesign Data merge
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InDesign indeed is not performing enough with such huge documents. Once that said, you can think of a script that will generate documents one record at a time. But given the extensive amount of ...

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Can InDesign use XML data to generate QR Codes?
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XML won't allow native QRCode generation. I did use it in a recent workflow thanks to scripting on top of xml import. If you build dozens of such documents you may want to consider catalog assembly ...

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