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vanessa koppe
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IDML to PDF using Java API (CS4)

Aug 20, 2010 6:07 AM



sorry for my bad english but i'll try :-)


I have a Java application that create a IDML file using CS4 SDK.
the IDML file created by aplication is opening whit InDesign whith out problems.


but now, my problem is using the same file generate (IDML file) to get a PDF file.
in Java, how can I generate a PDF file based on IDML file generated by the application?


thanks for the answers.

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    Aug 26, 2010 6:04 AM   in reply to vanessa koppe

    Hi Vanessa,


    I think you will have to use something different than Java here. The simplest seems to create a script which you execute in InDesign. The script then opens your idml file and does the export.



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