Join David Blatner for an in-depth discussion in this video 9. ImageLibraryLoader, part of InDesign CS4: 10 Free Must-Have Plug-ins.
Here is a question that frequently comes up when I'm speaking at InDesign seminars. …I have got a folder full of images and I want to load them all into…a library. Isn't there is some way to do that in InDesign? Well, InDesign…itself can't do that easily, but there is a very cool free plug-in called Image…Library Loader from Lightning Brain, and if you load that along with the…accompanying APID Tool Assistant, which it relies on, and then launch InDesign…you can do it.…Here is how it works. I'll switch back to InDesign, which I have running right now, …and I'm going to create a whole library full of images. I'll do that by…going to the API submenu, and scrolling down to ImageLibraryLoader, and then it…gives me a lot of options. I'm going to Add to my Image Library From the…Document Folder. I could also use Reload, doesn't matter.…
Because I don't have a library yet, both of these do the same thing, but when I…add this from the document folder, it's going to look inside the folder that the…
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