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by mark lane
25 Mar 2016, 11:31
Forum: QuarkXPress 20xx: Scripting (AppleScript / JavaScript)
Topic: In Search and replace change words to bold
Replies: 4
Views: 21953

Re: In Search and replace change words to bold

So, I got this to work. try with timeout of 60 * 60 seconds set (every text where it is "~") to " " set (every text where it is "^") to (return) end timeout end try try set (font of every text where it is "Handle:") to "B Optima Bold" set (font of every text where it is "Other info:") to "B Optima B...
by mark lane
24 Mar 2016, 13:27
Forum: QuarkXPress 20xx: Scripting (AppleScript / JavaScript)
Topic: In Search and replace change words to bold
Replies: 4
Views: 21953

Re: In Search and replace change words to bold

Weirdness going on here. I've got your script to work fine when there is no embedded picture boxes. If I have a embeded picture box it will do one of two things: | G-10; Other Info: Black =before script If I leave both lines of code in it makes bold what it should but it take out surrounding text. s...
by mark lane
23 Mar 2016, 15:41
Forum: QuarkXPress 20xx: Scripting (AppleScript / JavaScript)
Topic: In Search and replace change words to bold
Replies: 4
Views: 21953

In Search and replace change words to bold

In the SearchAndReplace I need to change several words in a document into a bold typeface. Is there a way to do this using what I have here? You can change a lot in the find and change but I haven't found anything in the forums that show all the things you can do with it using applescript. I have th...
by mark lane
02 Jun 2014, 04:14
Forum: QuarkXPress 8, 9 & 10: AppleScript
Topic: I need to change the first sentence to bold
Replies: 19
Views: 19898

I need to change the first sentence to bold

Thanks, I had a problem using the where it is tab, when I changed to where it is " " it didn't error and worked.

Thanks
by mark lane
30 May 2014, 04:54
Forum: QuarkXPress 8, 9 & 10: AppleScript
Topic: Option tab with charter fill
Replies: 3
Views: 5734

Option tab with charter fill

Thanks Emma, I was hoping it was somthing simple that I could do in scripts. Were coping text from one catalog into another and appling the script and only doing a few paragraphs at a time. So going XPress Tags and a editor would not be worth it. Is there a way to do it in a find and replace? Replac...
by mark lane
30 May 2014, 03:01
Forum: QuarkXPress 8, 9 & 10: AppleScript
Topic: I need to change the first sentence to bold
Replies: 19
Views: 19898

I need to change the first sentence to bold

For some reason no matter where I put the set font of (characters -1 thru (first character where it is tab)) to "Optima LT Std Bold" it says, error "Cant get every -1 from character 1 of paragraph 26 of current box of document 1 of application \"QuarkXPress\" to it whose it = \" \" of character." nu...
by mark lane
30 May 2014, 02:36
Forum: QuarkXPress 8, 9 & 10: AppleScript
Topic: Option tab with charter fill
Replies: 3
Views: 5734

Option tab with charter fill

I've look and cant find how to script a option tab with a character fill. I know how to make a tab list with a tab at a certain location but I need the tab to all the way to the end of my text box. Just like a option tab.

Thanks
by mark lane
13 May 2014, 07:39
Forum: QuarkXPress 8, 9 & 10: AppleScript
Topic: I need to change the first sentence to bold
Replies: 19
Views: 19898

I need to change the first sentence to bold

No, just one tab before Retail.
by mark lane
12 May 2014, 05:48
Forum: QuarkXPress 8, 9 & 10: AppleScript
Topic: I need to change the first sentence to bold
Replies: 19
Views: 19898

I need to change the first sentence to bold

I tried to reply a couple of time but it was blocked, may because of the word knife. There is a tab before Retail. I could have 20 - 30 paragraphs BV116 Long. 28" overall. 8" black finish stainless extra thick with 5". Black rubberized grip. Bulk packed. Retail $1,44.95 BV132 Mini Covert. 2 1/4" clo...
by mark lane
12 May 2014, 04:35
Forum: QuarkXPress 8, 9 & 10: AppleScript
Topic: I need to change the first sentence to bold
Replies: 19
Views: 19898

I need to change the first sentence to bold

There is a tab before Retail BV116 Long Axe. 28" overall. 8" black finish stainless extra thick axe head with 5" cutting edge. Black rubberized grip. Bulk packed. Retail $1,44.95 BV127 Triple Spear Thrower Set. Includes three 9" overall throwing knives with 3 1/8" blade with drilled hole design. Fea...

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