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LinkOptimizer for Adobe InDesign Adds New Duplicate Image Name Options

Mar 24, 2020 - Zevrix Solutions announces LinkOptimizer 5.4.15, a feature update to company's workflow automation solution for Adobe InDesign. LinkOptimizer automatically scales and crops images to their InDesign dimensions at a target resolution, converts image formats and colors, adjusts sharpening, runs Photoshop actions and more. The new version adds new options for variable names of duplicate image links, improves memory management, and addresses an InDesign bug on macOS Catalina.


Output Factory Server for InDesign Adds Hot Folder Watching Interval

Mar 10, 2020 - Zevrix Solutions announces Output Factory Server 2.2.13, a feature update to company's output automation solution for Adobe InDesign. The app automates printing and exporting from InDesign by processing files from watched hot folders. Output Factory Server offers auto-preflight, layer versioning, email notifications, variable file names, custom scripts and more. The new version adds an option to change the hot folder watching interval, which helps eliminate premature processing of large files.


Output Factory for Adobe InDesign Improves Print Queue Job Managing

Feb 27, 2020 - Zevrix Solutions announces Output Factory 2.4.23, a maintenance update to company's batch output automation solution for Adobe InDesign. Output Factory automates printing, exporting, preflighting and file delivery from InDesign. The software offers batch processing, export as single pages, variable file names, layer versioning, PDF preflight, FTP file delivery and more. The new version fixes an issue that could prevent users from renaming jobs in printing queue on macOS Mojave and later.


LinkOptimizer for Adobe InDesign Now Can Sharpen All Layers In Photoshop

Feb 24, 2020 - Zevrix Solutions announces LinkOptimizer 5.4.10, a feature update to company's workflow automation solution for Adobe InDesign. LinkOptimizer lets users reduce InDesign link size by resizing and cropping images to their final dimensions at a target resolution. The app can also convert colors and file formats, perform image adjustments. The new version can automatically sharpen all image layers in Photoshop automatically without having to merge layers in order to sharpen the entire image.


BatchOutput for Microsoft Word Now Supports Non-Latin Folder Names

Feb 20, 2020 - Zevrix Solutions announces BatchOutput DOC 2.5.18, a maintenance update to company's output automation solution for Microsoft Word. The only Word tool of its kind for the Mac platform, BatchOutput automates printing and exporting to PDF from Word. The app offers batch printing, variable file names, PDF security, single page export and more. The new version adds support for output folder names with non-Latin and other special characters, and removes reliance on Finder for file operations.


Mac App Offers Desktop Publication Mapping Solution

Feb 17, 2020 - Helsinki-based indie developer, Heikki Ohvo announces MacFlatplan 3.0, his publication mapping app for macOS. MacFlatplan allows users to make a map of a publication, offering a view of all articles and advertisements layout and order. Page contents can be arranged by dragging and dropping, color schemas and publication information can be imported from another flat plan document. MacFlatplan is an easy to use solution for small publishing houses and design companies.


Package Central for InDesign Improves Modified Image Links Auto-Update

Feb 12, 2020 - Zevrix Solutions announces Package Central 1.11.14, a maintenance update to company's file collection automation solution for Adobe InDesign. The software packages InDesign documents along with their fonts and links from watched hot folders. Package Central can serve unlimited users on a network and offers variable folder names, email notifications, PDF export, and more. The new version restores the option to update InDesign links automatically, which was disabled due to a bug on macOS Catalina.


Output Factory for Adobe InDesign Improves Modified Links Auto-Update

Feb 05, 2020 - Zevrix Solutions announces Output Factory 2.4.21, a maintenance update to company's output automation plug-in for Adobe InDesign. Output Factory automates printing and exporting from InDesign helping users eliminate repetitive tasks and avoid costly errors through batch processing and auto-preflighting. The new version restores the option to update InDesign links automatically on macOS Catalina, which was disabled due to a bug, and improves PNG file export with transparent background.


Free Imposition Software Now Available for Adobe InDesign Users

Jan 30, 2020 - Meadows Publishing Solutions has released an updated version of their Meadows Productivity Suite, a completely free set of software utilities for Adobe InDesign. The MPS Pro Suite provides advanced imposition features that allow users to quickly create multi-up imposition layouts of graphics, PDF files, or InDesign documents. The software provides full control over content placement and positioning, and is also now compatible with Adobe InDesign 2020 for Macintosh and Windows.