Category Archives: Freebies

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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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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Son of CSSGeometry: ePubCrawler. Generate Fixed Layout ePub from InDesign.

ePubCrawler is a tool to help you create fixed layout ePub from an InDesign document. It’s work in-progress. Version 0.0.5 is out; it generates a skeleton ePub folder, css files, xhtml files, links to images… It’s not a full ePub … 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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