8. Finding between


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8. Finding between

I want to find all the ordinal numbers in my document like 3rd or 4th and apply superscript formatting to that rd or the th after the number. Of course, I don't want to apply superscript to all the rd's and th's throughout my document. That would be crazy. Just the ones that follow the numbers. Well, can we do that? Sure, not a problem at all if we are using GREP styles. So I'll open my Paragraph Styles panel and I'm going to right-click or Ctrl-click with a one-button mouse on Body and then Edit "Body". I'll jump over to GREP Style, add a new GREP style and I'm going to apply a new style and I'm going to call this my ordinal superscript style and I'll come over and say this is going to be a Superscript Style, OpenType superscript.

I'll click OK and now I need to define what's going to get that superscript applied to it. Right now it's every digit in the document. Of course that's not what I want. What I want is th's ...

8. Finding between
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8. Finding between provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by David Blatner as part of the InDesign: 10 Things to Know About GREP

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Design
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InDesign
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