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Anchoring Linked Frames or ICML Files???

May 22, 2012 1:57 PM

Is there anyway to anchor linked frames or ICML files in InDesign? I would like to re-purpose some content from other files and anchor the text into the text frame so the content flows around it. I notice when I try to cut-n-paste to anchor, the linking goes away. Any thoughts?

 
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    Jun 3, 2012 2:54 AM   in reply to hsmKitty

    What version of ID are you using?

     
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    Jun 3, 2012 2:30 PM   in reply to hsmKitty

    Anchored text frames cannot be threaded, if that's what you mean, but perhaps the Linked Story concept would help you. You can select a story and place it as a linked story in another position in the same doc, or in a different doc, and if you edit the original the links should update to match.

     
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    Jun 3, 2012 4:04 PM   in reply to hsmKitty

    Someon else asked a very similar question day before yesterday, with pretty much the same answer. I haven't played with linked stories to any great extent. Are you saying they lose the link when anchored?

     
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