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  1. Blocked into portrait mode

    My computer's touchscreen and, accidentally touching The screen, I pressed something that made all my pages go into portrait mode and I can't find a way to get them back into landscape mode. Please help! I need to finish my portfolio for tomorrow and this bug is really disturbing my work! I've already tried changing the orientation by going into file>documents setup, but the settings say my pages are already in landscape mode, even though they clearly aren't!

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      0 comments  ·  Document/Pages  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Missing links in packages

      Link paths are the original paths, not the ones redirecting to the package's folder, although 'update graphic links in package' is activated.

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        0 comments  ·  Print/Packaging  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • : Balboa extra condensedFont continues to be missing after indication that it is synced

        Font: Balboa extra condensed continues to be missing after indication that it is synced

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        • Inversion dans un menu

          Indesign version 2017.1 (version française) : Pour autoriser la réorganisation des pages il faut décocher dans le menu "autoriser la réorganisation des pages" (au lieu de le cocher).

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          • Copy or duplicated text box not longer editable

            Any text box which is copied or duplicated becomes uneditable.

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              1 comment  ·  Performance/Usability  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • As part of my partners Master Collection cs5.5 she cant open InDesign as its says:

              My partner cant load up her InDesignCS5.5 as part of her Master Collection.

              We've tried to reload software but don't want to keep doing it and wasting licensed uses.

              The error it generates it captured below in attachment:

              Its says entry point not be located in the dynamic link library... WORLDREADY.RPLN

              Is she missing a plug-in?

              Thanks for any assistance.

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                  • Datamerge

                    Version: Indesign CC 2017.1. Same behaviour in both Windows 7 and El Capitan 10.11.6.

                    Steps to reproduce: Create a layout file and a tab delimited text file like the ones seen on the info images.

                    Expected result: A pdf with the same data as the text file and preview.

                    Actual result: A pdf with its first record correct, but the following two incorrect. See description image.

                    Solutions/workarounds

                    1. Decrease the column names number of characters and/or make sure no placeholder has overset text (used solution).

                    2. Create a merged document. The values seem to work as expected then (this solution…

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                      1 comment  ·  PDF Export  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Placing and Moving Images Changes Opacity

                      If I place an image and then try to move it within the bounding box, the opacity appears to change to around 50%. However, the opacity is still set to 100%. I can correct it by hitting Undo which reverts the image back to normal. From what I can tell, it is only a visual bug. Exporting the image doesn't show the change in opacity.

                      I haven't been able to reproduce this issue consistently but would say it happens around 80% of the time I try to move an image. Another interesting thing is that if the issue happens and…

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                        3 comments  ·  Effects/Transparency  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        FIXED  ·  Sumit Garg responded

                        Hi ,
                        Thanks for reporting this issue. We are already aware about this issue inside “InDesign CC2017”.
                        Hence, we have fixed this issue inside our latest release “InDesign CC2018”. Please try it out.

                        If you still face this issue inside our new release please do let us know.

                      • Your decision to demand reactivation of a working program AND THEN NOT ALLOW THE REACTIVATION TO TAKE PLACE is reprehensible.

                        Your technical rep called the CS3 suite an "end of life" product but it wasn't; it was enjoying a productive middle age until you put a bullet through its head. "End of life" should mean when new operating systems won't support it, not when you arbitrarily decide to kill it. I purchased that program outright and at significant cost, and you just stole it from me. I've always admired Adobe products but everyone involved with your business models should be ashamed of themselves. I plan to make my case against you LOUDLY on social media and in any other way…

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                        • Tool fly outs appearing on wrong monitor

                          I am using a dual monitor setup, my left hand monitor is a standard widescreen monitor, my right hand monitor is a Wacom Cintiq.

                          When I have InDesign maximized on the Wacom and attempt to access a fly out menu on the toolbar it opens the fly out menu on the very right-hand edge of the standard monitor. Which makes it impossible for me to select from the fly out menu without having to put down the stylus, switch to a mouse, and repeat the action to bring up the fly out menu and then select the item I wanted.…

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                          • Pagina on Master page - deleted on one page

                            Pagina is on Master page, and deleted on one page.
                            In version 12.0.0.81 the pagina that is deleted still shows.
                            In version 12.1.0.56 the pagina is not there.
                            I do not know which version the designer used when creating the document, some version of 2017.
                            The pagina block is from the edge to spine.

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                            • Right to Left paragraph tool

                              I've got a ME supporting CC but the 2017 versions of pretty much every Adobe program I've encountered is faulty when it comes to middle east features... even when it has support, it's very hard to find.

                              My InDesign supports world-ready single lines and I even somehow managed to get the right-to-left/left-to-right icons on my paragraph window, but after re-installing InDesign, I lost it and I can't get it back.

                              Please make this easier to use. It's very hard for middle eastern-character using people to work like this.

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                              • PDF export with hyperlink incorrect when hyphenation is used in URL

                                When hyphenation is used within the URL the link will become corrupted. Using PDF Export with option Hyperlink ON.
                                CC2017.1 (build 12.1.0.56) Mac and Win.

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                                • Glyphs disappeared

                                  While editing a document all my my Greek glyphs disappeared. I am able to find and use them in other programs, however I cannot find them in InDesign. I put hours of work into this and it's gone.

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                                  • "Keep with next" hasn't been working at all

                                    "Keep with next" hasn't worked for a long time. It's completely unusable. It doesn't matter if I select "all lines in paragraph" or "at start/end."

                                    Also, selecting "start a paragraph in the next column" doesn't work either. The text styled that way does not go to the next column; it appears as overset text.

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                                    • On the Radar? New character for uppercase "ß" in germany – dont forget to be able to disable auto-"ß" into SS…

                                      If I use shift+"ß", InDesign changes to "SS" – so far so good. But that got revised 29.7.2017. I hope thats on InD's radar.

                                      "Anfang 2008 wurde das große ß als neues Zeichen in den internationalen Standard Unicode für Computerzeichensätze aufgenommen, am 24. Juni 2008 trat die entsprechende Ergänzung der Norm ISO/IEC 10646 in Kraft.[1] Seit dem 29. Juni 2017 ist das ẞ Bestandteil der amtlichen deutschen Rechtschreibung.[2][3]"
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                                      https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gro%C3%9Fes_%C3%9F

                                      http://www.rechtschreibrat.com/DOX/rfdr_PM_2017-06-29_Aktualisierung_Regelwerk.pdf

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                                      • I am using InDesign CC 2017 on my laptop (windows) but unable to use Publish Online feature.

                                        I am using InDesign CC 2017 on my laptop (windows) but unable to use Publish Online feature. Error #1H appears when I tried to publish a document online.

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