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  1. 57 votes
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  2. Share Review not showing online "pins"

    The comments are marked on web as "Non Mapped Comments" while in Indesign they´re showed in right places!

    The comments are synced "n" times before this momment

    32 votes
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  3. Error creating Review

    That I create a sharing link for review
    I get the following error.
    What could be the problem?
    Thanks

    8 votes
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  4. page range for publishment in 'share for review' is set by last print/export job

    When sharing for review, the published document can be limited to a certain page range, because it takes that setting from the last print/export job. The only workaround is to first reset that range in the print/export window. Then publish for review to see all of the pages.

    Being able to select what pages to share (or not) would be a nice feature in the 'share for review' interface. This way, I would not have to make versions, separating artwork ready for review, and artwork that is not.

    6 votes
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  5. 6 votes
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  6. Share for Review: Image Quality

    Can we have an option where Share > Share for Review has a high-quality view as opposed to the low-res preview (see file attached- Review (left) and Original (right)) please?

    4 votes
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    0 comments  ·  Share for Review  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Share for Review is to quickly share a design that is still a work-in-progress with the Reviewer(s) for quick feedback. Since the review opens in a browser for the reviewer, it has to load quickly even on slow networks, that’s why the image quality has been kept low deliberately so that the page loads quickly without long wait times. Using high-res views will slow down the loading of pages in the browser considerably, marring the experience.

    Hope this helps.


    Adobe InDesign team

  7. Share for Review SYNC Broken

    I use "Share" > "Share for Review" on a Program for review by multiple departments for edits. I received notifications of over 200 edits, but upon opening the InDesign file to begin changes, the "Window" > "Comments" > "Review" Panel data is empty and again says "Create Review".

    So the connection from my online review and the source InDesign is broken. Additionally, there is no option to save that online version as a pdf to import the comments via that option in "Window" > "Comments" > "PDF Comments"

    4 votes
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    1 comment  ·  Share for Review  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    We’ve released an update to InDesign – 15.1.2

    Please update to this latest version and see if the issues you were facing earlier have got resolved.

    Remember to check how you are signed into your CC account and if need be, sign out and sign in again. Since Share for Review is a service and dependent on your login to your Adobe ID account, it is important that CCD app is working well with your credentials.


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  8. share for review is not working consistently

    If I try updating a share for review link the share for review panel freezes as shown in the attached image and nothing happens.
    I have to close and reopen the indesign file for the Share for Review to update the link, but it only works once or twice, before it begins to freeze again.

    3 votes
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    0 comments  ·  Share for Review  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    We’ve released an update to InDesign – 15.1.2

    Please update to this latest version and see if the issue(s) you were facing earlier have got resolved.

    Remember to check how you are signed into your CC account and if need be, sign out and sign in again. Since Share for Review is a service and dependent on your login to your Adobe ID account, it is important that CCD app is working well with your credentials.


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  9. Share for review

    During this pandemic, I'm am trying to use the 'share for review' feature for a book I'm laying out. It is 600 pages, 300 spreads, about 333 MB file. It includes images and text.
    I've designed other books -- the printer had no problem with the files
    I'm using a Mac with InDesign 15.1.
    When I tried to share the file, 4 pages - 2 spreads uploaded. I tried again and 8 pages - 4 spread, appeared for sharing. I didn't choose them, it is what InDesign randomly chose.
    As an experiment, I created another file and tried to upload…

    3 votes
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    FIXED  ·  2 comments  ·  Share for Review  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  10. Share for Review strikethrough & highlight from online edits aren't visible in InDesign

    InDesign Vs. 16 Share for Review: if the reviewer uses the strikethrough text or highlight option, I don't see these in my indesign doc. I can see the strikethrough text on the browser version, but the highlight disppears completely. The review comment is in both places, just not what it's referencing.

    2 votes
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  11. 2 votes
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  12. Last updated stays on 'this week'.

    My version is 15.1.2

    It seemed to work before, but the 'timestamp' when I click on Update Link remains 'this week'. I remember before it said something like 'X minutes ago'.

    2 votes
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  13. When I share to review, weird things happen

    I have InDesign 15.1.1 and I've been using the new Share to Review feature often. I've noticed that my text and tables would completely disappear on random pages and the Table of Contents became messed up as well. To make the text reappear, I had to adjust the size of the frame by a pixel or two then it would return. It didn't matter if I made the frame bigger or smaller.

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  14. 2 votes
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  15. Share for review showing comments in Review Panel but not anything on page.

    Document is in normal mode (Screenshot1) but doesn't show marks that are on published pdf (Screenshot2) and if you use 'Go to review' it opens published pdf but highlighting gone as well as some of the tools (Screenshot_3).

    Adobe InDesign 2021 v16.0 iMac (Retina 5k, 27-inch, 2019)

    https://assets.adobe.com/id/urn:aaid:sc:US:d4079ec1-5bc6-46e3-b995-7f0bea918a23?view=published

    1 vote
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  16. Share for review showing comments in Review Panel but not anything on page.

    Document is in normal mode (Screenshot1) but doesn't show marks that are on published pdf (Screenshot2) and if you use 'Go to review' it opens published pdf but highlighting gone as well as some of the tools (Screenshot_3).

    Adobe InDesign 2021 v16.0 iMac (Retina 5k, 27-inch, 2019)

    https://assets.adobe.com/id/urn:aaid:sc:US:d4079ec1-5bc6-46e3-b995-7f0bea918a23?view=published

    1 vote
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  17. Share For Review, only getting shape tool and pin tool.

    In share for review, I only see the pin tool and the shape tool. All of the other reviewing tools that I should be seeing are missing. They appear briefly and then disappear.

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    0 comments  ·  Share for Review  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    If the Share for Review was created using the previous version of InDesign – InDesign 2020 (v 15.1/v15.1.1/v15.1.2), then only 2 Tools are visible in the browser – Pin and Draw.

    The new Text Tools in Share for Review – Highlight, Strikethrough, and Replace are available ONLY if :
    1) Share for Review is initiated from InDesign 2021.
    2) Opening a document that was created in an earlier version and initiating Share for Review from InDesign 2021.
    3) For Share for Review created from InDesign 2020 (v 15.1/v15.1.1/v15.1.2), you click on the Update Link button in the Share for Review panel in InDesign 2021. (You may have to hit the Refresh button in the browser if the Review was already open there).


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  18. Share for Review error: "There was an error creating the artifact"

    InDesign 16.0.
    I get this error when trying to use Share for Review, "There was an error creating the artifact".
    I've tried updating and restarting InDesign, still get this error.

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    0 comments  ·  Share for Review  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Please try the following and see if it solves the issue for you:
    Quit InDesign.
    Delete the following:

    on Mac:
    /Users/yourname/Library/Caches/Adobe InDesign
    /Users/yourname/Library/Preferences/Adobe InDesign
    /Users/yourname/Library/Caches/CSXS/cep_cache

    on Win:
    C:\Users\yourname\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\InDesign
    C:\Users\yourname\AppData\Local\Adobe\InDesign
    C:\Users\yourname\AppData\Local\Temp\cep_cache

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    Ensure that you are properly signed into your Creative Cloud Account. If you are, Sign-out once and then Sign-in again.
    Then launch InDesign and initiate Share for Review.
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    Adobe InDesign team

  19. share for review

    I recently update my Indesign version to 15.12 but for some reason the share for review window will not show anything. It is completely empty and I can't update the link to share for review.

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  20. Rotate pages feature neccesary for Share for Review

    My file for printing has to be horizontal (it opens up, its a calendar), so I rotate the view 90 degrees for working. When I share for review, my coworkers see the file horizontal and cannot rotate the pages on the Acrobat preview, also I cannot rotate or do something so they can view it differently, so our calendar is being reviewed with lots of neck straing.

    Please do something!

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