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Installing a Cacidi plugin

The installation process for all of the Cacidi plugins are quite easy, and you will be guided through the process step-by-step. First you need to download the right software which most be compatible with the version of Adobe InDesign you have on the computer. The software for CS 6 will not run on a CC, CC 2014 or CC 2015 version of InDesign.

First you will need to go to the download page and download the right version. For the CS6, CC and CC 2014 a zxp file is downloaded, and if you double-click on the file it should launch the Adobe Extension Manager. If you are running InDesign CC 2015 or later you will need to use a different approach and below we will describe each step.
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Cacidi Extreme/LiveMerge/BarCodes Easter release – refinement

The 2015 Easter release of Cacidi Extreme, Cacidi BarCodes and Cacidi LiveMerge enhance the user experience by adding ease of use when creating snippets.

The new versions make it easier to keep the overview of merge markers applied to image frames and bar codes. When entering the Text Link Panel, the merge markers applied to an image frame of bar codes are shown at the lower left part of the frame. When leaving the Text Link Panel , the box adornment disappears again.

Another enhancement are when working with multiple image frame, it is now possible to apply e.g. scaling settings to multiple frame in one click.

Cacidi BarCodes can now be installed on Adobe InCopy to display bar codes created in Adobe InDesign.

All is available today to download

Minor update to status panel and wordstyling/grouping feature

Today we are releasing a minor fix to the status panel and a fix when using a wordstyling calculated field as a grouping field.

Status panel update

A fix, so the status panel works correct when the data stamp contents leading zero to the date and month. e. g. when the date was using 2015/03/02 15:23:16 format instead of 2015/3/2 15:23:16

Grouping using a wordstyling field

Fixed an issue when using a field for grouping which was a result of a calculated wordstyling field.

The fix affected the Extreme/Extreme Light and LiveMerge/LiveMerge Light, and new versions is posted on the download site.

Cacidi Expanding Try-Out Period to 30 Days

Today we are expanding our try-out period to 30 days. 30 days, to get familier with our software so you have a better posibillty to getting to know every detail. Feel free to contact sale support at sales@cacidi.com if you have any inquiries.

To try-out the software just download it from downloads and take it for a spin today.

To install the software, make sure you have the latest version of Adobe Extension Manager, double click the zxp package you just downloaded, and follow the instructions on the screen. On Windows you will have to restart your computer to load the libmySQL.dll file.

After you have downloaded the software you can find the palette in the Window menu (for Cacidi Cropmarks, it’s located in the Object menu.)

Creating price lists using tables

The Price Lists tutorial project is showing the use of the advanced Data Grouping option as well as a utilizing tables and the Prototype Placement Inline Calculation method . The project is designed to produce a full list of sanding papers. A large part of the tutorial are quite similar to the “Creating Price Lists Using Paragraphs” tutorial which shows a different approach to a price list production. Continue reading