Category Archives: APIDToolAssistant

Updating to InDesign CC 2015

Soxy Soxy automatically determines the type of each file you open and then directs it to the most appropriate application. We also have updated Soxy to support CC 2015. This is a beta, and has not been extensively tested. We … Continue reading

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InDesign To Markdown Export – Crawler.ID2MD

The first member of a range of InDesign export scripts has become available. Crawler.ID2MD provides InDesign-to-Markdown export, with a best-effort layout approximation. Crawler.ID2MD is highly configurable. As of today, the software is available for testing and purchase here: https://www.rorohiko.com/Crawler.ID2MD Installing … Continue reading

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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

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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

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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 (https://www.rorohiko.com/TextExporter) FrameReporter (https://www.rorohiko.com/FrameReporter) MagnetoGuides (https://www.rorohiko.com/MagnetoGuides) StoryParker (https://www.rorohiko.com/StoryParker) TextStitch (https://www.rorohiko.com/TextStitch) … Continue reading

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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

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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

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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.

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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

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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

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