Data Merge similar

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Data Merge similar

Postby mikdes » 26 May 2018, 02:41

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there is a function like Indesign "Data Merge"?
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Re: Data Merge similar

Postby franz.wohlkoenig » 26 May 2018, 04:18

Didn't know Indesigns "DataMerge" but maybe this is similaer: https://github.com/qxpjs/Mail-merge

Also a Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DkRw2-TF4dU
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Re: Data Merge similar

Postby mikdes » 26 May 2018, 04:46

it's very similar, maybe a bit more complicated, anyway thanks for your answer, I'll try it now.
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Re: Data Merge similar

Postby mikdes » 26 May 2018, 06:10

do I have to modify the script to customize it?
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Re: Data Merge similar

Postby mikdes » 26 May 2018, 06:35

I managed. all right.
it's just more complicated to paste the file path.
a window to choose the files to process it would be easier.

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Re: Data Merge similar

Postby Matthias Guenther (Quark) » 28 May 2018, 02:55

Hi Mike,

great that it works. And we are still working on providing interfaces via JavaScript.

Thanks
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