Scripts don't work anymore

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Mar 05, 2020 Mar 05, 2020

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Hi,

I have scripts that used to work, but don't work anymore. Most start with the following:

function xyz()

{

var doc = app.ActiveDoc;
if(doc.ObjectValid()==false)
{
alert("No active document. Cannot continue");
return;
}

...

}

When I run them now, the program stops at the first or second line, with the error "undefined is not an object". 

Why does that happen? I've installed the latest FrameMaker version AFAIK (15.0.5.838).

 

Thanks in advance for your help!

Aviva

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Enthusiast , Mar 05, 2020 Mar 05, 2020
How do you run them?Via Menu?From ESTK?Try to insert as first line:#target framemaker

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How do you run them?

Via Menu?

From ESTK?

Try to insert as first line:

#target framemaker

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Mar 07, 2020 Mar 07, 2020

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Thanks very much Klaus!

This solved the issue.

Have a nice day!

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