Category Archives: Freebies

ShowPaths for Mac OS X updated.

As a developer, I use ShowPaths pretty much every day to quickly get copy-paste-able file path info to various files. Simply select a few files in the Finder, drag/drop them onto the ShowPaths icon, and get all the paths in … Continue reading

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Manage styles across many documents – BorderCollie for InDesign.

BorderCollie is a free script for InDesign which helps with style management. It allows you to define, edit and synchronize styles and swatches across collections of disparate InDesign document collections. This script is to serve as an example of what can be achieved … Continue reading

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AutoStyleTagger – InDesign Database Publishing, Simplified

I was at the CreativePro Week 2017 in Atlanta, and sat in on one of Russell Viers‘ sessions. He showed us how you can start from a spreadsheet, export the data in tabbed text format, import the data into InDesign, … Continue reading

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Draw Ukulele or Guitar Chord Charts With InDesign

I love playing guitar and ukulele, but I find the chord charts found on the internet often difficult to read while playing. The chord diagrams are located above the lyrics, and I have a hard time reading both lyrics and chord … Continue reading

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IDML unzip/rezip with eCanCrusher

eCanCrusher is a handy drag/drop tool to unzip and re-zip EPUB files. The latest version, 1.2.0, has been extended to also support .idml files. To unzip an InDesign .idml file simply drag/drop the icon for the .idml file onto the … Continue reading

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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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KCCSizer released. Drag/Drop JPEG Files To Fit In 1920x1080px, < 1MB

KCCSizer is a small free tool for photographers. It downscales one or more dropped JPEG files so they fit in an area of 1920 x 1080 pixels, and are compressed to a file size of 1MB or less. You can achieve the … Continue reading

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Replace Words By Images And Vice Versa. Free Script For InDesign CS5 And Above.

Swimmer. Replace words with images. CreativeWow! One of the sessions at PePcon 2014 was called CreativeWow! Sneak Peeks by Creative Developers. http://www.pepcon.com/session/creativewow-sneak-peeks-creative-developers-2014/ The aim: a meeting of minds between graphic designers and creative software developers. Script Challenge! Attendees to PePcon were … Continue reading

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Easily decompress EPUB, edit it, and recompress.

eCanCrusher is a simple drag/drop utility to recompress and decompress EPUB folders/directory structures. It converts folder into an .epub file and vice versa. We have both Mac and Windows versions available. Download links on this page: https://www.rorohiko.com/ePubCrawler Look under the heading … Continue reading

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Rorohiko TV

We’ve collected our loose video collection into a single YouTube channel, which should make it easier to find them. Go here to check it out: http://rorohiko.tv At present, we have a bunch of tutorials available for Tada QR! and ePubCrawler. Also a tutorial … Continue reading

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