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  1. [BUG] Export file to remote server cause Indesign & Finder crash

    Indesign 18.1 on Ventura 13.0
    If I export a file (PDF, JPG, ...) on remote location and then click on it in finder, InDesign and Finder crashes and I must restart computer.
    But if I export to local location, everything works fine.

    So now I must export local and then copy exported file to our remote share server. :(

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  2. Indesign crashes when pressing the hot keys for copy

    Indesign 18.0 (Apple Silicon/Intel)
    Mac OS Monterey Version 12.6
    Macbook Pro (16 Inch, 2021)
    Chip Apple M1 Max

    Brand new Macbook Pro, brand new installation of Indesign. It crashes every time I press hotkeys for copy. When it re-opens it crashes again. Everything is delayed and slow when I reopen, so I save, close Indesign and re-open. I get a good 5-10 minute run and it crashes again. Crashed 10 times today.

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  3. InDesign crashes when deleting pages from multiple files

    This doesn't happen on every single file, but it happens probably once a week or so. I will need to delete anywhere from a couple pages to a couple hundred pages in an InDesign file, and when I try to delete those pages, InDesign will freeze and crash.

    The option in Preferences to add pages to the end of the Story Editor is not checked on, so that isn't causing it.

    The issue will persist even if I save the file as an idml and open in older CC versions. Thank heavens I still have my old CS6, because the…

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  4. delete text crash

    Opened and made a copy (Save As) of an existing doc in ID 17.4, moved to ID 18 when it became available. Replaced about 2/3 of the existing material with new text or images. Found one specific text box that crashed when I tried to delete it. Tried deleting the text in the box, another crash. Tried deleting text in chunks, and got down to just one letter that was causing the crash.

    Fix not required. This is a result of regularly importing Word docs from other people. (The proof is the document recovery notice: the recovery called for links…

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  5. Application crashes/closes without submitting error log when trying to re-link or replace a file via drag and drop

    I am using the most recent version of indesign (17.4).

    When I try to re link a file (a PSD in this instance) or to use drag and drop to change the file to something else, the application completely shuts.

    It does not produce an error log and I have even tried regedit to get it to gather a crash dump but no joy.

    I have tried to revert to a previous instance of InDesign but this does not fix the issue either.

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  6. InDesign 2022 crashing when pasting or importing MS Word text.

    Running Windows 11, I can't import text from Microsoft Word. Even by copying the texto on Word and pasting onto InDesign, the app crashes over and over and over again. I just can't work.

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  7. Erreur d'importation excel

    Bonjour,

    Les tableaux Excel ne sont plus importés correctement depuis la version 2020. Les valeurs non numériques caculées sont remplacées par -1.
    Ce la fonctionne sur la version 2019.

    merci d'apporter un correctif de toute urgence ou nous apporter une solution.

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  8. Switching between Cross Reference "Link To" types causes Crash

    InDesign 17.3 x64
    Edition Windows 10 Enterprise
    Version 20H2
    Installed on ‎4/‎26/‎2022
    OS build 19042.1706
    Experience Windows Feature Experience Pack 120.2212.4170.0
    Processor 11th Gen Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-1185G7 @ 3.00GHz
    Installed RAM 16.0 GB (15.7 GB usable)

    1. New Hyperlink Destination: saved a Text Anchor (paragraph includes a graphic so I don't want to use the Cross Reference > Link To Paragraph option in this instance.)
    2. Cross-References palette hamburger
    3. Insert Cross-Reference...
    4. Change Link To from Paragraph to Text Anchor and it crashes. (I want to use Cross Reference instead of Hyperlink so it will include dynamic page number.)

    See attached crash reports…

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  9. SmartStream crash

    We are experiencing an issue where InDesign v21 will crash while we are using HP SmartStream Designer. This occurs when we start creating an imposed job, and will fail at different times with our templates. We notice this occurs predominately with the 6x9 postcard template.

    This happens often enough to where we are hesitant to upgrade to the latest version of InDesign, as we are not having this issue with v19. We have tried remaking the template file, which did not fix the issue. Is this a known bug? What steps would be best for us to try next?

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  11. Keep Getting an error code 205 when launching InDesign

    Bonjour,
    Depuis ma dernière mise à jour InDesign 17.3 le code erreur 205 s’affiche, j’ai essayé de le désinstaller, réinstaller… Mais rien à faire. J’ai donc suivi les instructions d’Abobe par rapport au code erreur 205 mais toujours la même chose. Après avoir insisté j’ai enfin réussi à ouvrir InDesign, tout fonctionnait bien. Mais quand j’ai redémarré mon ordinateur je ne pouvais plus utiliser InDesign (code erreur 205).Aujourd’hui même en téléchargeant la version antérieure le code d’erreur 205 s’affiche au démarrage du logiciel Indesign. Le reste des logiciels eux fonctionne bien. Merci de votre aide !

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  12. Indesign 17.2.1 on Mac Monterey 12.4 crash while overwriting an existing jpg

    Indesign 17.2.1 on Mac Monterey 12.4 crash while overwriting an existing jpg

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  13. opening an idml-file failes, ID is crashing without crashreporter

    ID 17.2.1
    MacOs 12.3.1
    iMac (Retina 5K, 27 Zoll, Ende 2015)

    An IDML-file saved with ID 17.2.1 I can not open with ID 17.2.1 again.
    ID is crahing and the Adobe/ID-crashreporter is not shown.
    Only the MacOs-crashreport appers.

    I'd like to attach/upload this file as . idml and zipped as .zip, but the dialog shows something like "this format is not supported". I'm logged in. - Why that dos not work?

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  15. wrap shape

    Every time I use "wrap around object shape" -- and it's a box or shape I've created within InDesign -- it crashed InDesign. Thankfully, it recovers well. If it's on an imported shape or something I actually draw with the pen too, it works as it should. But the crashing when it's a rounded rectangle is frustrating. I have to remember NOT to use it or do the keep aways differently.

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  16. Crash: Dynamic spelling with special word

    There is a crazy bug: when the dynamic spellcheck is active (German, Duden) and you are typing in a text frame hintereinanderherschlichen (it’s a German word) indesign crashed immediately.

    We don’t know why, but then, after the crash, and when the dynamic spell check is still active, InDesign crashes again when it tries to recover the document.

    Systems: Apple OS Montery, InDesign 2022 German

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  17. My InDesign crashes when I use the quick apply shortcut (command enter).

    I use InDesign 17.1 2022 on M1 MacBook with macOS Monterey (all updated).

    Any document I'm working with, when I hit cmd+enter for quick apply, InDesign crashes. I've been sending crash reports but haven't got any feedback yet.
    it doesn't happen all the time but almost daily it crashes a few times like this.

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  18. Safe a file or .PDF with MacOS Monterey 12.3

    Updated my iMac (late 2015) to MacOS Monterey 12.3. now i can't safe a Adobe file and can't make a .PDF file…!

    i can't work like this! have to put an older iMac version on it again…
    Waiting for a fast update to correct this issue!

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  19. Home Welcome Screen Blank After Update on all Apps

    After the recent set of updates, Indesign does not show the welcome screen. When i try to create a new document (CNTRL+N, File>New>Document) the app hangs and i have to restart the app. I am able to open existing files, but not create new ones. Worked around the problem by selecting "Use Legacy New Document Dialog", but i would like to get my home/Welcome screen back.

    OS: Windows 10
    Indesign Version: 17.1

    PS: having the same issue on Ilustrator and Photoshop, although those two apps dont hang

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  20. links buttons causes crash

    Adobe InDesign 2022 ver 17.1
    Trying to fix a link but when I hit the links button, the whole program crashes. Sent a report every time.
    Have rebooted computer, restarted computer, uninstalled/reinstalled InDesign with no luck.
    It just shuts down and wants to send a report. I have tried to recover, not recover, and cancel. Still no resolution.

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