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  1. Cannot adjust layout

    Cannot adjust the layout from a 6x9" doc to 5x8". Have done this successfully with over 14 indesign documents.
    Verified with both version 18.5 and 18.1

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  2. no indesgn 2023, sempre que eu edito o link, na pasta vinculos, quando atualizo no indesignr a imagem ou vetor da uma deslocada.

    no indesgn 2023, sempre que eu edito o link, na pasta vinculos, quando atualizo no indesignr a imagem ou vetor da uma deslocada.

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  3. major error please help

    I was just updating the file for some revision, when i printed it out as pdf, I noticed my first page is empty. I went back to my indesign file and saw that my spread became so small ( actually its the pages 1, 4, 5). theres this black color and somewhat black rule guide which ididnt put in and I cannot select.. I dont whats happening here... please help..
    1. version 18.4
    2. i cannot recreate because I dont know what happened.
    3. same as no.2
    4. same as no.2
    5. attached

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  4. Be able to anchor already created text box

    Use Case Scenario: Create text box, use text box. Realize it'd be nice to anchor already created text box to another text box/object/???.
    Current workflow: copy text, delete text box, find anchor point, insert anchor point, adjust anchor point, create anchored text box, copy text box, further adjust text box.
    Desired workflow: right click on text box/text -> select "anchor to [text/object/???]", anchor to [text/object/???], adjust anchor point settings. No need to redo entire content.

    Why can't this be done? It's always an option for non-text box content boxes/objects, correct? So why can't text box boxes also considered content boxes?…

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  5. Adjust Layout Moves Locked Guides when "Adjust Locked Content" Option is Disabled

    Locked guides that overlap the page margins move when using Adjust Layout while "Adjust Locked Content" is unchecked.

    Expected behavior: Locked guides shouldn't move when using Adjust Layout unless "Adjust Locked Content" is checked. Unlocked guides should move regardless of the option being checked.

    Steps to reproduce:
    Add ruler guides to a page that overlap the page margins
    Lock guides "View > Grids & Guides > Lock Guides"
    Open "Layout > Margins & Columns"
    Enable "Adjust Layout" and uncheck "Adjust Locked Content"
    Increase or decrease the size of a margin that overlaps the guide

    I haven't found any workaround for…

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  6. Exiting presentation mode on external monitor brings InDesign window to primary monitor.

    Exiting presentation mode on external monitor brings InDesign window to primary monitor. I am working on a macbook laptop with an external apple screen. I work on the external monitor and when i enter presentation mode and exit InDesign is brought down to my laptop screen.

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  7. Adjust Layout Options - retain object adjustment but lock ruler guides in place

    When ruler guides are locked and the option to adjust locked content is deselected, the guides still move proportional to the margins. There needs to be an option to treat ruler guides as objects are treated, where it's possible to actually lock the ruler guides in place while still utilizing Adjust Layout.

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  8. Why is it so hard to handle type on a path in InDesign?

    Why is it so hard to handle type on a path in InDesign?
    At present is it clumsy, inarticulate and frequently unresponsive. You often can't select the path the type sits on.
    As an example, try putting type on a circle. It is hard to centre and only sits at the top. It's quite common to want type on the bottom of a circle too, especially if you are creating a sort of stamp design.
    In the old days of Freehand, which you own, all you had to do was specify centre, type away, and for text on the bottom…

    2 votes

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  9. 18.1 tools greyed out except for type tool, cannot edit document

    Have searched all options on programme, checked other documents, then computer, finally shutdown and restarted. Still cannot access anything to do with any actions on the tool bar

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  10. adjust layout not resizing all pages in file

    Why would Adjust Layout only resize the first 2 (out of 128) pages in my INDD doc? It's only happening on one file. all others resize all 128 pages...as far as I know, the file structures are all identical (they were copied from a master template)...

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  11. Glitches on Indesign version 18.2.1

    We have glitches with indesign 18.2.1 with graphics card Geforce RTX 3060 (newest driver) on Windows 10 (newest patches).
    See attached picture.
    Reproduction: Move and zoom the document. Sometimes it takes some time to reproduce.

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  12. Window resizing doesn't work in 18.1

    Hi, just updated to ID 18.1 and when I go to resize the document window to make it narrower (just grabbing the right side), it resizes the entire thing – height and width, doesn't go back to the way it was properly and ends up on the bottom of the screen, instead of just making the window narrower.

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  13. 日本語縦組みの後注で欧文が意図せずに回転してしまう

    日本語縦組みの後注で、欧文が意図せずに回転してしまいます。正常に表示されていても、いつのまにか回転しています。また、スクリーンには正常に表示されていても、PDFに書き出すと回転していることが多々あります。
    バグだろうと思います。Mac版、バージョン18.1です。

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  14. Japanese paragraph composer adds space after

    Issue: After changing paragraph composer to Japanese Paragraph Composer, text shows space after larger than setting. Space-after persists when set to 0 (zero).

    ID 2023, Mac OS 12.2.1

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  15. spelling checker word is off-centered in box

    There's a bug in latest update for InDesign — spell check — the word that is identified as possibly misspelled is not centered in the box (screen capture attached below).

    Thank you.

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  16. Layout Adjustment Moves Anchored Frames

    Layout adjustment moves anchored frames vertically even when the anchor is set relative to the text baseline and the text baseline doesn't move.

    ***Worse still, the shifted frames also DO NOT SHOW AS OVERRIDDEN even though their position no longer matches the settings in the object style applied to the frame.

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  17. Magnetic layout - Snap to guides not accurate

    When placing an element (box) against a page grid - or guide line, the element is not placed exactly at the grid rulers. It's always slightly off. This problem occurs after an earlier update from InDesign. It doesn't matter if it's a new or an old document. We work with InDesign 18.1
    We produce a lot of magazines and also a newspaper where grid and content measurements must be accurate.

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  18. I want to use the Japanese ver. InDesign with English UI.

    I don't understand why some features like Ruby Text are only available in the Japanese version. Why can't we just change the language?

    I did find a work-around to install the Japanese version and change the UI to English, but if I do that, all the hotkeys disappear like CTRL+C.

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  19. InDesign Application Frame cannot be moved between desktops on macOS Monterey, via Mission Control

    The InDesign application frame cannot be moved between desktops on macOS Monterey via dragging the top edge of the window to the top of Mac desktop and then selecting a different desktop to drop it into in Mission Control. This is contrary to behavior in other programs such as Adobe Photoshop and Lightroom Classic. InDesign can be moved to a different desktop by dragging it to the left or right edge of the screen but it is preferable to have the functionality using the top of edge of the current desktop so the desired window can be chosen. I am…

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  20. Workspace not being saved

    In 17.4, the workspace is not being saved. You have to go to Windows and pick a workspace in order to do anything. What comes up is nothing, no menu bars at all.

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