Category Archives: APIDToolAssistant

PlaceAutoSynchronizer: Live Text And Image Links In InDesign

We’ve finally updated our PlaceAutoSynchronizer freebie to support InDesign CC (as well as CS6, CS5.5,… all the way down to CS). PlaceAutoSynchronizer adds a ‘live link’ feature to Adobe InDesign: as soon as the linked image or text file on … Continue reading

Posted in APIDToolAssistant, CC, CS5, CS5.5, CS6, InDesign, Mac OS X, News, Recipes, Windows | Comments Off

How To Extend InDesign Text Styling Range To Include Punctuation

Recently, I received an interesting question: would it be possible to use our StylePainter freebie to exert some GREP magic and judiciously extend the style range of a particular style? This was to clean up some text, were some styling … Continue reading

Posted in APIDToolAssistant, CC, CS5, CS5.5, CS6, Freebies, InDesign, Mac OS X, News, Recipes, StylePainter, Windows | Comments Off

Rorohiko Plug-Ins Updated For CS6.

We have a brand new CS6 version of APIDToolAssistant, a core component of many of our tools. As a result, a range of our tools is now available for CS6: TextExporter (http://www.rorohiko.com/TextExporter) FrameReporter (http://www.rorohiko.com/FrameReporter) MagnetoGuides (http://www.rorohiko.com/MagnetoGuides) StoryParker (http://www.rorohiko.com/StoryParker) TextStitch (http://www.rorohiko.com/TextStitch) … Continue reading

Posted in APIDToolAssistant, BarredText, CS6, FramedWeb, FrameReporter, Freebies, ImageHorn, ImageLibraryLoader, InCopy, InDesign, LayerLifter, Mac OS X, MagnetoGuides, News, Soxy, TextExporter, TextStitch, Windows | Comments Off

Our Plug-ins Work Fine With InDesign CS5.5 version 7.5.1

In case you’re wondering – we had updated most of our plug-ins a while back, shortly after InDesign CS5.5 was released, and made CS5.5-specific versions available. As long as you make sure to install the CS5.5 versions of our plug-ins … Continue reading

Posted in APIDToolAssistant, CS5.5, Freebies, InCopy, InDesign, News | Comments Off

TextExporter 3.1 With Support For InDesign/InCopy CS5.5 Released

TextExporter allows you to export all the text from an InDesign document concatenated into a single RTF file, grouped into a natural reading order. Even if text frames are not threaded together, the exported RTF file will have all the text … Continue reading

Posted in APIDToolAssistant, CS5.5, InCopy, InDesign, Mac OS X, News, TextExporter, Windows | Comments Off

Recipe: How to Age Photos in InDesign Without Photoshop

A short article how to achieve an ‘aged’ look-and-feel using recent pictures in just a few clicks. To read more, click here.

Posted in APIDToolAssistant, Color2Gray, CS5, InDesign, Mac OS X, News, Windows | Comments Off

Age Photos in InDesign With Color2Gray

This article is a little how-to about making pictures look ‘aged’ without needing to use Photoshop. First the end-result: here is an example image, part of an InDesign page. Below, I’ll explain how I did this without needing Photoshop, and … Continue reading

Posted in APIDToolAssistant, Color2Gray, CS5, InDesign, Mac OS X, Recipes, Windows | 1 Comment

InDesign CS5: TextExporter 3.0 Introduces CS5 Support

TextExporter is a US$ 19.00 plug-in for InDesign and InCopy CS, CS2, CS3, CS4 or CS5. It allows you to export all the text from an InDesign document concatenated into a single RTF file, grouped into a natural reading order. Even … Continue reading

Posted in APIDToolAssistant, CS5, InCopy, InDesign, Mac OS X, News, TextExporter, Windows | Comments Off

FrameReporter Beta with CS5 Support Available.

We’ve just released a beta version (1.0.9b0) of our popular FrameReporter plug-in with support for InDesign CS5. We expect the beta-test period to last until the end of June 2010 – during that period, you can purchase a (per InDesign … Continue reading

Posted in APIDToolAssistant, FrameReporter, InCopy, InDesign, Mac OS X, News, Scripters & Developers | Comments Off

Improvements to FrameReporter and APID ToolAssistant

We’ve just released a new version of APID ToolAssistant – 1.0.48; click here for more info and the download links. By itself, APID ToolAssistant does not ‘do’ anything apparent. Instead it assists other plug-ins to do their job. You have … Continue reading

Posted in APIDToolAssistant, FrameReporter, Freebies, ImageHorn, ImageLibraryLoader, InCopy, InDesign, LayerLifter, MagnetoGuides, News, Scripters & Developers, StylePainter, Sudoku Generator, TextExporter | Comments Off