Join Keith Gilbert for an in-depth discussion in this video Transpose the characters, part of InDesign: Scripting Made Easy.
- In an earlier movie we learned how to create…a breakpoint.…Now we're going to put that knowledge…to good use as we learn a very important concept…of the InDesign object model.…It's a notion of parents.…Start by opening the Globe Bank_Small Biz Magazine…InDesign file, then open 08_03 Transpose_begin…in the tool kit.…Choose File, Save as, and name the file Transpose.…Every object in the InDesign object model…has a parent.…
The script should run and then pause at the breakpoint…
- What are InDesign scripts?
- Installing scripts
- Editing scripts
- Referencing InDesign objects in scripts
- Creating a script to set preferences
- Creating a script to watermark designs
- Creating a script to transpose characters
Skill Level Beginner
InDesign CC 2013 Essential Trainingwith David Blatner9h 30m Beginner
InDesign CC 2014: EPUBswith Anne-Marie Concepción4h 50m Beginner
InDesign: Layout and Compositionwith Nigel French1h 27m Appropriate for all
Word and InDesign: Integrationwith Anne-Marie Concepción3h 29m Intermediate
1. Get Started
2. Find and Install Scripts
3. Edit a Script
5. Reference InDesign Objects with a Script
6. Create a Script to Configure Preferences and Defaults
7. Create a Script to Add Document Watermarks
8. Create a Script to Transpose Two Characters
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