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    • Absatzformatzuweisung für Interaktives PDF

      Absatzformate in Textfeldern (für Interaktives PDF) bereits im InDesign festlegen können und nach Export als Interaktives PDF auch erhalten bleiben.
      Evtl. für nächste Version?

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      • Changing pdf preset should reset page range to 'all'

        Unfortunately InDesign remembers page range setting even when changing PDF preset from dropdown list in Export dialog. It would be awesome for page range to reset to 'all' when choosing another PDF export preset. I don't always remember check the range and have to do the pdf file twice. Not the major problem, but a little improvement :)

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        • Preserve filename on PDF export

          This is a common issue having looked around the internet for a solution...

          PDF export uses the name of the file up until the point where a user changes the name of the PDF before export, then saves the file after the export is done. That changed name is then written into the file and used as this is the expected behaviour.

          However, this becomes an issue if you are repurposing the same artwork at different sizes (for example) where you have to manually override the filename on each export.

          It would be great if a future InDesign build had…

          43 votes
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            23 comments  ·  PDF Export  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Multi Export

            An export option that would allow the user to select multiple options for exporting their document, in one simple 'Multi-Export' option.

            An idea of how this would look could be in the 'Export' dialog box, the user would be able to check a box that would enable 'Multi Export'. This would mean you can choose multiple methods to export in one easy opportunity in the Dialog Box. An example of this would be;

            I, the designer or user of InDesign need to send a client a Medium Resolution copy of the file before we hit print, but I also want…

            22 votes
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            • quisiera que el complemento de pdf2id estuviera incorporado en indesing

              activándola funcionalmete al cien por ciento

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              • PDF text box cannot have the option of a "comb of characters".

                PDF features - The text box in indesign cannot have the option of a "comb of characters". Also can we maybe be able to format these text boxes in InDesign rather than having to do it in Adobe Acrobat Pro.

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                • Scheduled Export & Scheduled Export Queue

                  Sometimes with larger documents, Exporting can slow down Indesign, or can even render my computer useless at this time.

                  It would be a great option to be able to schedule the Export option for a time of my choice (at night when I know I wont be using my computer for example) as to not slow the computer down when I need to use it most. I envision the file still needing to be left open in Indesign for it to schedule and export correctly... But what I imagine is you would still choose all your options and everything as…

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                  • Rework overhead size to reduce pdf file size

                    Please fix the pdf file sizes created from overhead. For example, I think, this is created when a document has many tables (and cells) in it. I can create a text file, with zero pictures, no pixels, just vectors (the text), and the pdf proof (lowrez) size is huge! It should be about 800k, but it's at almost 10 megabytes! The only way around this is opening the pdf in acrobat and optimizing it to reduce it to the expected 800k size, which, sometimes, leads to text disapearing, but that's another issue.

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                    • A pdf setting that allows me to Set the "opening view" properies of a pdf from indesign

                      Allow setting of the PDF "opening view" properties on creation instead of after creation.
                      When I send a proof, I want my customers to see the pages panel, and view the files at a specific size and layout - Doing this has saved thousands of cock-ups - unfortunately it has cost me hundreds of hours doing the same thing over and over.

                      5 votes
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                        7 comments  ·  PDF Export  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        Need more info  ·  Anonymous responded

                        This feature already exists in InDesign, or are there some enhancements over and above what already exists that you are requesting here.

                        Thanks,
                        Javed

                      • How to export multiple InDesign files to PDF

                        Hi.

                        How to export multiple InDesign files with different formats to multiple PDFs. Is there a Drag & Drop feature directly from InDesign documents to create PDFs in this way?

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                          3 comments  ·  PDF Export  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Auto Hyperlinks for Phone numbers

                          Applies to all export options that use Hyperlinks. Please update the Hyperlinks panel to also search Phone numbers. Include Ability to determine which numbers are local, or require the +1. Also include ability to see based on format (( i.e "ddd.ddd.dddd," "ddd-ddd-dddd", "(ddd) ddd-dddd" ).

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                            • Text box on different place in PDF vs. InDesign doc

                              A colored text box moved 1,5mm from the position in InDesign-file to the position in the exported PDF. I had 8 versions of this file and in one it appeared on a different place in the PDF. When printing with only black plate changed, the the text was 1.5 mm lower in black. Is there a solution? Is this a bug? 80.000 printed pcs. to the trash and 4 new plates to solve the problem. Any help?
                              tnx, Dirk

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                              • My PDF will not export. It hits 35% then stops.I can't even use a new doc to export. Background task?

                                My PDF will not export. It hits 35% then stops. I can't even use a new doc to export. Background task is moving. I know this is an issue other people have dealt with but I want to put it on record.

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