All posts by Richard Andersen

Handling line listning of grouped data

With both Cacidi Extreme and LiveMerge, grouping of data is very easy, simple choose a field for the grouping, and select the different portion/fields of data you want to pick your data from. Many are using the grouped data in a tabulated form, or in a table. See more about how we support grouped data here.

To handle a line listing of data, where all info is on a single line, always have some issues/decisions to make, Do we need to Number each line – and how, which characters should be used for separating each product/item, and if you have multiple elements what to do with the last, and second last separator. To give the possibility of controlling how divers are used in a line listing, we have created a free script. The script is provided as is..

The data, and project, we are using in this tutorial are the 10-furniture, which is a part of the standard download package of the Cacidi Extreme and LiveMerge. The Project, with the grouping part, should look like this.


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Free Script for Detect and Apply Image Position and Scaling

One of the issues when updating a document with Cacidi Extreme, is that products removed or added in the data will not be deleted or removed. Normally the user will need to recreate the document from scratch, with one of the build functions. And if images are manually adjusted, we will loose those adjustments, and to redo them. And thank you Tiffany to point the issue to my attention.. Continue reading

A Warm Welcome to Adobe InDesign 2021

Now all our plugins are ready for Adobe InDesign 2021

Download the new version from our download page, install it, and the software will automatic copy the old preferences from the previous version.. so easy!.
Remember that it’s posible to keep your old InDesign, until you are comfortable to remove it.. – Use the Auto-Update, Advanced feature to keep the old InDesign version..

READ ALL ABOUT THE NEW FEATURES IN INDESIGN 2021 @CREATIVEPRO.COM

Named Swatch and Full Pantone Spot Support in Cacidi Charts 2020

Cacidi Charts 2020 now supports Pantone, custom spot colours and named color swaches
With the new version of Charts, we detect which color are applied to frames, and not just detect the color definition but the name in the swatch list, this means you will get exactly the color you wish.

A pantone or custom spot color will be on the right separation plate, and you will be able to see it using the separation panel.

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Welcome to Adobe InDesign 2020 and InDesign Server 2020! Yes!, We are ready!

Soon you can download and install the new Adobe InDesign 2020, and InDesign Server 2020.. with all the new 2020 features, like column rules and SVG import.

Download the new version from our download page, install it, and the software will automatic copy the old preferences from the previous version.. so easy!.
Remember that it’s posible to keep your old InDesign, until you are comfortable to remove it.. – Use the Auto-Update, Advanced feature to keep the old InDesign version..