3 Replies Latest reply on Dec 2, 2015 4:28 AM by sarfrazm7834471

    how to insert images from external folder into text frame using AppleScript

    sarfrazm7834471

      set myFile to null

       

      tell application "Finder"

        set ArtFolder to choose folder with prompt "Select Art Folder: ---->>"

        set chap1 to (get folder 1 of folder ArtFolder)

        set myFile to (get file 1 of folder (chap1 as alias))

      end tell

       

      tell application "Adobe InDesign CS5.5"

        set myDoc to active document

        tell myDoc

             set figureNode to XML element 1 of XML element 2 of XML element 1 of myDoc

             set myFrame to make text frame with properties {geometric bounds:{3, -13, 13, -3}}

       

             tell text frame myFrame to place (file (myFile))

             markup myFrame using figureNode

        end tell

      end tell


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      Requirement: I want to insert image from external folder & contents of current document node into text frame...

      I am using above code, But belowe line not working....

                :- tell text frame myFrame to place (file (myFile))

      Anyone can help me please.....

      Thanks