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  1. Publish Online docs

    Please include ability to disable download/saving of embedded videos.

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    • Make it possible to use Paid Memberships Pro when I use Publish Online i InDesign? If not, are there other solutions? Claus

      Make it possible to use Paid Memberships Pro (or software lik it) when I use Publish Online i InDesign? If not, are there other solutions?

      Claus

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      • Search function to digital version made by publish online

        Search function to digital version made by publish online

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        • Publish Online Dashboard access via Adobe Account

          It would be nice if you could access the Publish Online Dashboard via your Adobe Account online. Currently, you have to open InDesign and then navigate to the dashboard that way, but if you are already in an internet browser and logged into your Adobe Account, there should be a way to get to the dashboard.

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          • publish online navigation buttons disappear in browsers and don't come back

            When I view a published document, the browser based navigation buttons and menu for downloading disappear after a couple seconds and don't come back without hitting F5. This is unworkable. Please change it so the nav arrows remain on the screen, even in full screen mode. I can't have my clients struggling to go to the next page. This happens in Chrome and Firefox. In Edge, they disappear, but will reappear if I move my mouse to the edge of the screen - also very frustrating because I just want to click through the document without struggling to find the…

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            • Expand PublishOnline Analytics

              I absolutely love PublishOnline. Is there a plan anytime soon to add to the analytics capabilities with Adobe PublishOnline anytime soon? The features on the dashboard for all published documents are great, but it would be even better to have those same analytics broken down by document - not just views and readers. I'd like to know how much time is spent, for instance, in a newsletter I've published vs. a catalog or flyer. And it would be great to know which documents tend to be read more on tablets vs desktop, rather than all of them as a whole.…

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              • Toggles in Dashboard for published content

                Introduce zwo Switches/toggles for "Hide the Share and Embed code" and "Allow PDF-Download" within the dashboard for an already published document so it doesn’t have to be republished every time one wants to change any of these options?

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                • Fix Javascript errors on all Publish Online documents

                  Every single Publish Online document throws a Javascript error. The error code seems to be the same for every document. The below was taken from 'Five Days from Nowhere', an Adobe example document used on the Publish Online documentation. The issue is that this Javascript error makes it impossible to add any custom Javascript as any subsequent code will not execute when the document is embedded in a different environment. This is a big issue for example for implementing Google Analytics Tracking codes into iframes.

                  [Error] Error: [$rootScope:inprog] http://errors.angularjs.org/1.3.0/$rootScope/inprog?p0=%24digest
                  https://indd.adobe.com/1_1003044/public/js/index_head.js:20:421
                  l@https://indd.adobe.com/1_1003044/public/js/index_head.js:129:327
                  $apply@https://indd.adobe.com/1_1003044/public/js/index_head.js:137:338
                  https://indd.adobe.com/1_1003044/public/js/index_body.js:2:5511
                  $digest@https://indd.adobe.com/1_1003044/public/js/index_head.js:134:463
                  $apply@https://indd.adobe.com/1_1003044/public/js/index_head.js:137:413
                  hideMoreOptions@…

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                  • Expand Publish Online function to work with InDesign book documents as well as individual documents.

                    Need to be able to use the Publish Online function for an entire book, instead of just for individual chapters.

                    12 votes
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                    • Video opasity

                      Please make the opacity controls work on videos in Publish files.
                      It works in indesign but as soon as you publish your video its gone :(.

                      Right now there is an opacity slider that is not affecting the video, seems like a error.

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                      • InDesign CC - Publish Online - Change of Background Color

                        It appears you cannot define the background color of the webpage that delivers the EPUB image.

                        My catalog has the same color as the background so my pages blend in with the background.
                        InDesign > Preferences > Interface, will change the background in the InDesign file but once uploaded it defaults back to the dark Gray

                        6 votes
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                        • External link to a specific point of a Publish Online document

                          Can we get a way to link directly to a text anchor, hyperlink destination, page # etc from an external source?

                          For example: I'd like to publish product documentation using Publish Online, and it would be nice to be able to link to a page or text anchor from a help document that would take someone to a specific point (i.e. a connection diagram).

                          3 votes
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                            • Remove the menu bar from Publish Online when in full screen mode and make sure any remote clicker device can be used to present.

                              Several users in our practice would like to present animated InDesign presentations using Publish Online.
                              However nobody likes the menu bar appearing across the bottom of the screen, it's very distracting for anyone presenting onscreen.
                              Also, most people presenting onscreen would use a remote clicker to move through the slides, as you would in a PowerPoint presentation. However the remote clicker does not work with Publish Online. I would say that I could move our entire practice, with over 1,000 users over to Publish Online from PowerPoint if these two major factors were addressed. It's a shame because they are…

                              14 votes
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                              • Allow upload of separate PDF

                                It would be nice if we could choose the PDF to be available for users to download. Sometimes interactivity creates pages that don't look good in PDFs. Sometimes companies simply have different PDFs they'd like to be downloaded.

                                10 votes
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                                • play video without controls

                                  Please make it possible to hide the controls of a video clip - so its working in Publish online (right now its only working in PDF exports.

                                  With this we could make amazing publish documents with integrated video backdrops of skys, fires or rain.. With all the NON VIDEO CONTROL goodness.

                                  What im trying to say is video without controls can do magical things (like we could back in the good days of ... Flash.. the good days right... :)

                                  4 votes
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                                  • Update the analytics feature on the Publish Online Dashboard so you can see all the individual analytics for each document

                                    Currently on the overview you can see many analytics for all your documents combined, but on the document trends screen, only views and readers are available. It would be helpful to offer our clients more specific analytics.

                                    24 votes
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                                    • List path of InDesign document used to publish

                                      I can't tell you how many times I've done back to a published document, want to update, and can't figure out which document was used to publish it. Some record in the dashboard, even a static record, would be useful.

                                      6 votes
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                                      • publish online full screen support on iPads

                                        Hi,
                                        i am using the great "Publish Online" feature on several documents.
                                        My docs are ok everywhere...

                                        Except full screen browsing :

                                        • working perfectly on desktop browsers, when clicked on the icon in the inferior bar.
                                        • working perfectly on iPhone (recent os) when switched in landscape mode.

                                        • not working on iPad (recent os, iPad 2, iPad Air and iPad Pro), none of the gesture will work, and none of the browsers neither…
                                        I've tried Safari, Chrome, Firefox, Opera.

                                        Impossible to obtain a full screen viewing, which is really required for a presentation. The upper bar will remain…

                                        5 votes
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                                        • Publish Online: Sharper elements

                                          InDesign seems to convert vector-based elements (linked eps/AI etc.) in JPGs when I publish online. But that's not sharp. Even with 144dpi (Retina Display …). But text is sharp … Is it possible to have alle the same sharp?! (if not the clients ask: why is the text sharp and these elements not?!) Maybe convert to svg or show a PDF …???

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