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Add Margins in Illustrator

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Apr 30, 2014 Apr 30, 2014

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I have made this little script to quickly add margins to an illustrator document and am posting it here to anyone that might find this helpful.

 

The script will bring up a dialog where you can enter the sizes. Checking the equal box makes all sizes the same as the first.

You have the option of using Millimetres, Inches or Pixels for your units and a last option to apply to all artboards or just the active one.

 

The script then adds the guides to a locked layer called 'Margins' for convenience.

 

There are two versions for your taste- The first creates 4 seperate guidelines. The second creates one rectangle guide.

 

#target illustrator

var docRef = app.activeDocument;

var artboardRef = docRef.artboards;

var workingLayer = docRef.activeLayer;

 

//window

var win = new Window('dialog', "Add Margins");

this.windowRef = win;

 

//panels

win.fieldpanel = win.add("panel", undefined, "");

win.radiopanel = win.add("panel", undefined, "");

win.radiopanel2 = win.add("panel", undefined, "");

 

//panel orientation

win.fieldpanel.orientation='row';

win.radiopanel.orientation='row';

win.radiopanel2.orientation='row';

 

//fieldpanel

win.fieldpanel.panel1 = win.fieldpanel.add('panel', undefined, "Left");

win.fieldpanel.panel2 = win.fieldpanel.add('panel', undefined, "Right");

win.fieldpanel.panel3 = win.fieldpanel.add('panel', undefined, "Top");

win.fieldpanel.panel4 = win.fieldpanel.add('panel', undefined, "Bottom");

 

win.fieldpanel.panel1.left_input = win.fieldpanel.panel1.add('edittext', undefined, "0");

win.fieldpanel.panel2.right_input = win.fieldpanel.panel2.add('edittext', undefined, "0");

win.fieldpanel.panel3.top_input = win.fieldpanel.panel3.add('edittext', undefined, "0");

win.fieldpanel.panel4.bottom_input = win.fieldpanel.panel4.add('edittext', undefined, "0");

 

win.fieldpanel.panel1.left_input.characters = 5;

win.fieldpanel.panel2.right_input.characters = 5;

win.fieldpanel.panel3.top_input.characters = 5;

win.fieldpanel.panel4.bottom_input.characters = 5;

 

win.fieldpanel.check1 = win.fieldpanel.add('checkbox', undefined, "Equal");

 

//radiopanel

win.radiopanel.radio1 = win.radiopanel.add('radiobutton',undefined, "mm");

win.radiopanel.radio2 = win.radiopanel.add('radiobutton',undefined, "in");

win.radiopanel.radio3 = win.radiopanel.add('radiobutton',undefined, "px");

 

//radiopanel2

win.radiopanel2.radio1 = win.radiopanel2.add('radiobutton',undefined, "All Artboards");

win.radiopanel2.radio2 = win.radiopanel2.add('radiobutton',undefined, "Active Artboard");

 

//select first radio buttons

win.radiopanel.radio1.value = true;

win.radiopanel2.radio1.value = true;

 

//ok button

win.okbutton = win.add('button', undefined, "Ok");

 

//disable fields with checkbox and equal values

win.fieldpanel.check1.onClick = function() {

  if(win.fieldpanel.check1.value){

    var leftvalue = win.fieldpanel.panel1.left_input.text;

    win.fieldpanel.panel2.right_input.text = leftvalue;

    win.fieldpanel.panel3.top_input.text = leftvalue;

    win.fieldpanel.panel4.bottom_input.text = leftvalue;

   

    win.fieldpanel.panel2.right_input.enabled = false;

    win.fieldpanel.panel3.top_input.enabled = false;

    win.fieldpanel.panel4.bottom_input.enabled = false;

  } else {

    win.fieldpanel.panel2.right_input.enabled = true;

    win.fieldpanel.panel3.top_input.enabled = true;

    win.fieldpanel.panel4.bottom_input.enabled = true;

  }

};

 

//sync values while checked

win.fieldpanel.panel1.left_input.onChanging = function (){

  if(win.fieldpanel.check1.value){

    var leftvalue = win.fieldpanel.panel1.left_input.text;

    win.fieldpanel.panel2.right_input.text = leftvalue;

    win.fieldpanel.panel3.top_input.text = leftvalue;

    win.fieldpanel.panel4.bottom_input.text = leftvalue;

  }

};

 

//event listener for ok button

win.okbutton.onClick = function(){

  var leftvalue = win.fieldpanel.panel1.left_input.text;

  var rightvalue = win.fieldpanel.panel2.right_input.text;

  var topvalue = win.fieldpanel.panel3.top_input.text;

  var bottomvalue = win.fieldpanel.panel4.bottom_input.text;

 

  if(win.radiopanel.radio1.value) {

    var multiplier = 2.834645669291339

  }

  if(win.radiopanel.radio2.value) {

    var multiplier = 72

  }

  if(win.radiopanel.radio3.value) {

    var multiplier = 1

  }

 

  //close window

  win.close();

 

  //make a margins layer

  var guideLayer = docRef.layers.add();

  guideLayer.name = "Margins";

 

 

  if(win.radiopanel2.radio1.value) {

  

    //repeat for each artboard

    for(i=0;i<artboardRef.length;i++){

 

      //get artboard size

      var left=artboardRef[i].artboardRect[0];

      var top=artboardRef[i].artboardRect[1] ;

      var right=artboardRef[i].artboardRect[2] ;

      var bottom=artboardRef[i].artboardRect[3] ;

 

 

      //create lines

      var lineLeft = docRef.pathItems.add();

      var lineRight = docRef.pathItems.add();

      var lineTop = docRef.pathItems.add();

      var lineBottom = docRef.pathItems.add();

 

      //set line points

      var leftmargin = (leftvalue * multiplier);

      var rightmargin = (rightvalue * multiplier);

      var topmargin = (topvalue * multiplier);

      var bottommargin = (bottomvalue * multiplier);

     

      //set line points

      lineLeft.setEntirePath([[left + leftmargin, top], [left + leftmargin, bottom]]);

      lineRight.setEntirePath([[right - rightmargin, top], [right - rightmargin, bottom]]);

      lineTop.setEntirePath([[left, top - topmargin], [right, top - topmargin]]);

      lineBottom.setEntirePath([[left, bottom + bottommargin], [right, bottom + bottommargin]]);

     

      //make lines guides

      lineLeft.guides = true;

      lineRight.guides = true;

      lineTop.guides = true;

      lineBottom.guides = true;

    };

  } else {

    //get artboard size

    var activeAB = docRef.artboards[docRef.artboards.getActiveArtboardIndex()]; // get active AB

    var left = activeAB.artboardRect[0];

    var top = activeAB.artboardRect[1] ;

    var right = activeAB.artboardRect[2] ;

    var bottom = activeAB.artboardRect[3] ;

 

    //create lines

    var lineLeft = docRef.pathItems.add();

    var lineRight = docRef.pathItems.add();

    var lineTop = docRef.pathItems.add();

    var lineBottom = docRef.pathItems.add();

 

    //set line points

    var leftmargin = (leftvalue * multiplier);

    var rightmargin = (rightvalue * multiplier);

    var topmargin = (topvalue * multiplier);

    var bottommargin = (bottomvalue * multiplier);

 

    //set line points

    lineLeft.setEntirePath([[left + leftmargin, top], [left + leftmargin, bottom]]);

    lineRight.setEntirePath([[right - rightmargin, top], [right - rightmargin, bottom]]);

    lineTop.setEntirePath([[left, top - topmargin], [right, top - topmargin]]);

    lineBottom.setEntirePath([[left, bottom + bottommargin], [right, bottom + bottommargin]]);

 

    //make lines guides

    lineLeft.guides = true;

    lineRight.guides = true;

    lineTop.guides = true;

    lineBottom.guides = true;

  };

 

  //lock margins layer and activate original layer

  guideLayer.zOrder (ZOrderMethod.SENDTOBACK);

  guideLayer.locked = true;

  docRef.activeLayer = workingLayer;

 

};

 

win.show();

 

 

Box Margin Version:

#target illustrator

var docRef = app.activeDocument;

var artboardRef = docRef.artboards;

var workingLayer = docRef.activeLayer;

 

//window

var win = new Window('dialog', "Add Margins");

this.windowRef = win;

 

//panels

win.fieldpanel = win.add("panel", undefined, "");

win.radiopanel = win.add("panel", undefined, "");

win.radiopanel2 = win.add("panel", undefined, "");

 

//panel orientation

win.fieldpanel.orientation='row';

win.radiopanel.orientation='row';

win.radiopanel2.orientation='row';

 

//fieldpanel

win.fieldpanel.panel1 = win.fieldpanel.add('panel', undefined, "Left");

win.fieldpanel.panel2 = win.fieldpanel.add('panel', undefined, "Right");

win.fieldpanel.panel3 = win.fieldpanel.add('panel', undefined, "Top");

win.fieldpanel.panel4 = win.fieldpanel.add('panel', undefined, "Bottom");

 

win.fieldpanel.panel1.left_input = win.fieldpanel.panel1.add('edittext', undefined, "0");

win.fieldpanel.panel2.right_input = win.fieldpanel.panel2.add('edittext', undefined, "0");

win.fieldpanel.panel3.top_input = win.fieldpanel.panel3.add('edittext', undefined, "0");

win.fieldpanel.panel4.bottom_input = win.fieldpanel.panel4.add('edittext', undefined, "0");

 

win.fieldpanel.panel1.left_input.characters = 5;

win.fieldpanel.panel2.right_input.characters = 5;

win.fieldpanel.panel3.top_input.characters = 5;

win.fieldpanel.panel4.bottom_input.characters = 5;

 

win.fieldpanel.check1 = win.fieldpanel.add('checkbox', undefined, "Equal");

 

//radiopanel

win.radiopanel.radio1 = win.radiopanel.add('radiobutton',undefined, "mm");

win.radiopanel.radio2 = win.radiopanel.add('radiobutton',undefined, "in");

win.radiopanel.radio3 = win.radiopanel.add('radiobutton',undefined, "px");

 

//radiopanel2

win.radiopanel2.radio1 = win.radiopanel2.add('radiobutton',undefined, "All Artboards");

win.radiopanel2.radio2 = win.radiopanel2.add('radiobutton',undefined, "Active Artboard");

 

//select first radio buttons

win.radiopanel.radio1.value = true;

win.radiopanel2.radio1.value = true;

 

//ok button

win.okbutton = win.add('button', undefined, "Ok");

 

//disable fields with checkbox and equal values

win.fieldpanel.check1.onClick = function() {

  if(win.fieldpanel.check1.value){

    var leftvalue = win.fieldpanel.panel1.left_input.text;

    win.fieldpanel.panel2.right_input.text = leftvalue;

    win.fieldpanel.panel3.top_input.text = leftvalue;

    win.fieldpanel.panel4.bottom_input.text = leftvalue;

   

    win.fieldpanel.panel2.right_input.enabled = false;

    win.fieldpanel.panel3.top_input.enabled = false;

    win.fieldpanel.panel4.bottom_input.enabled = false;

  } else {

    win.fieldpanel.panel2.right_input.enabled = true;

    win.fieldpanel.panel3.top_input.enabled = true;

    win.fieldpanel.panel4.bottom_input.enabled = true;

  }

};

 

//sync values while checked

win.fieldpanel.panel1.left_input.onChanging = function (){

  if(win.fieldpanel.check1.value){

    var leftvalue = win.fieldpanel.panel1.left_input.text;

    win.fieldpanel.panel2.right_input.text = leftvalue;

    win.fieldpanel.panel3.top_input.text = leftvalue;

    win.fieldpanel.panel4.bottom_input.text = leftvalue;

  }

};

 

//event listener for ok button

win.okbutton.onClick = function(){

  var leftvalue = win.fieldpanel.panel1.left_input.text;

  var rightvalue = win.fieldpanel.panel2.right_input.text;

  var topvalue = win.fieldpanel.panel3.top_input.text;

  var bottomvalue = win.fieldpanel.panel4.bottom_input.text;

 

  if(win.radiopanel.radio1.value) {

    var multiplier = 2.834645669291339

  }

  if(win.radiopanel.radio2.value) {

    var multiplier = 72

  }

  if(win.radiopanel.radio3.value) {

    var multiplier = 1

  }

 

  //close window

  win.close();

 

  //make a margins layer

  var guideLayer = docRef.layers.add();

  guideLayer.name = "Margins";

 

 

  if(win.radiopanel2.radio1.value) {

  

    //repeat for each artboard

    for(i=0;i<artboardRef.length;i++){

 

      //get artboard size

      var top=artboardRef[i].artboardRect[1] ;

      var left=artboardRef[i].artboardRect[0];

      var width=artboardRef[i].artboardRect[2]-artboardRef[i].artboardRect[0];

      var height=artboardRef[i].artboardRect[1]-artboardRef[i].artboardRect[3];

     

      //set margin sizes

      var leftmargin = (leftvalue * multiplier);

      var rightmargin = (rightvalue * multiplier);

      var topmargin = (topvalue * multiplier);

      var bottommargin = (bottomvalue * multiplier);

     

      //create box

      var box = docRef.pathItems.rectangle (top - topmargin, left + leftmargin, width - rightmargin - leftmargin, height - topmargin - bottommargin);

      box.fillColor = box.strokeColor = new NoColor();

 

      //make box guides

      box.guides = true;

    };

  } else {

    //get artboard size

    var activeAB = docRef.artboards[docRef.artboards.getActiveArtboardIndex()]; // get active AB

    var left = activeAB.artboardRect[0];

    var top = activeAB.artboardRect[1] ;

    var width = activeAB.artboardRect[2]-activeAB.artboardRect[0];

    var height = activeAB.artboardRect[1]-activeAB.artboardRect[3];

   

    //set margin sizes

    var leftmargin = (leftvalue * multiplier);

    var rightmargin = (rightvalue * multiplier);

    var topmargin = (topvalue * multiplier);

    var bottommargin = (bottomvalue * multiplier);

   

    //create box

    var box = docRef.pathItems.rectangle (top - topmargin, left + leftmargin, width - rightmargin - leftmargin, height - topmargin - bottommargin);

    box.fillColor = box.strokeColor = new NoColor();

 

    //make box guides

    box.guides = true;

  };

 

  //lock margins layer and activate original layer

  guideLayer.zOrder (ZOrderMethod.SENDTOBACK);

  guideLayer.locked = true;

  docRef.activeLayer = workingLayer;

 

};

 

win.show();

 

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nice, thanks for sharing.

may I suggest something? combine them into one!!

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Yes that would be sensible! don't know why I didn't...

 

Here is a combined script:

 

#target illustrator

var docRef = app.activeDocument;

var artboardRef = docRef.artboards;

var workingLayer = docRef.activeLayer;

 

//window

var win = new Window('dialog', "Add Margins");

this.windowRef = win;

 

 

//panels

win.fieldpanel = win.add("panel", undefined, "Sizes");

win.radiopanel = win.add("panel", undefined, "Units");

win.optionpanel = win.add("panel", undefined, "Options");

win.optionpanel.radiopanel2 = win.optionpanel.add("panel", undefined, "Artboard");

win.optionpanel.radiopanel3 = win.optionpanel.add("panel", undefined, "Margin Type");

 

 

//panel orientation

win.fieldpanel.orientation='row';

win.radiopanel.orientation='row';

win.optionpanel.radiopanel2.orientation='row';

win.optionpanel.radiopanel3.orientation='row';

win.optionpanel.orientation='row';

 

//fieldpanel

win.fieldpanel.panel1 = win.fieldpanel.add('panel', undefined, "Left");

win.fieldpanel.panel2 = win.fieldpanel.add('panel', undefined, "Right");

win.fieldpanel.panel3 = win.fieldpanel.add('panel', undefined, "Top");

win.fieldpanel.panel4 = win.fieldpanel.add('panel', undefined, "Bottom");

 

win.fieldpanel.panel1.left_input = win.fieldpanel.panel1.add('edittext', undefined, "0");

win.fieldpanel.panel2.right_input = win.fieldpanel.panel2.add('edittext', undefined, "0");

win.fieldpanel.panel3.top_input = win.fieldpanel.panel3.add('edittext', undefined, "0");

win.fieldpanel.panel4.bottom_input = win.fieldpanel.panel4.add('edittext', undefined, "0");

 

win.fieldpanel.panel1.left_input.characters = 5;

win.fieldpanel.panel2.right_input.characters = 5;

win.fieldpanel.panel3.top_input.characters = 5;

win.fieldpanel.panel4.bottom_input.characters = 5;

 

win.fieldpanel.check1 = win.fieldpanel.add('checkbox', undefined, "Equal");

 

//radiopanel

win.radiopanel.radio1 = win.radiopanel.add('radiobutton',undefined, "mm");

win.radiopanel.radio2 = win.radiopanel.add('radiobutton',undefined, "in");

win.radiopanel.radio3 = win.radiopanel.add('radiobutton',undefined, "px");

 

//radiopanel2

win.optionpanel.radiopanel2.radio1 = win.optionpanel.radiopanel2.add('radiobutton',undefined, "All Artboards");

win.optionpanel.radiopanel2.radio2 = win.optionpanel.radiopanel2.add('radiobutton',undefined, "Active Artboard");

 

//radiopanel3

win.optionpanel.radiopanel3.radio1 = win.optionpanel.radiopanel3.add('radiobutton',undefined, "Margin Lines");

win.optionpanel.radiopanel3.radio2 = win.optionpanel.radiopanel3.add('radiobutton',undefined, "Margin Box");

 

//select first radio buttons

win.radiopanel.radio1.value = true;

win.optionpanel.radiopanel2.radio1.value = true;

win.optionpanel.radiopanel3.radio1.value = true;

 

//buttons

win.okbutton = win.add('button', undefined, "Ok");

 

 

 

//disable fields with checkbox and equal values

win.fieldpanel.check1.onClick = function() {

  if(win.fieldpanel.check1.value){

    var leftvalue = win.fieldpanel.panel1.left_input.text;

    win.fieldpanel.panel2.right_input.text = leftvalue;

    win.fieldpanel.panel3.top_input.text = leftvalue;

    win.fieldpanel.panel4.bottom_input.text = leftvalue;

 

    win.fieldpanel.panel2.right_input.enabled = false;

    win.fieldpanel.panel3.top_input.enabled = false;

    win.fieldpanel.panel4.bottom_input.enabled = false;

  } else {

    win.fieldpanel.panel2.right_input.enabled = true;

    win.fieldpanel.panel3.top_input.enabled = true;

    win.fieldpanel.panel4.bottom_input.enabled = true;

  }

};

 

//sync values while checked

win.fieldpanel.panel1.left_input.onChanging = function (){

  if(win.fieldpanel.check1.value){

    var leftvalue = win.fieldpanel.panel1.left_input.text;

    win.fieldpanel.panel2.right_input.text = leftvalue;

    win.fieldpanel.panel3.top_input.text = leftvalue;

    win.fieldpanel.panel4.bottom_input.text = leftvalue;

  }

};

 

//event listener for ok button

win.okbutton.onClick = function(){

  var leftvalue = win.fieldpanel.panel1.left_input.text;

  var rightvalue = win.fieldpanel.panel2.right_input.text;

  var topvalue = win.fieldpanel.panel3.top_input.text;

  var bottomvalue = win.fieldpanel.panel4.bottom_input.text;

 

  if(win.radiopanel.radio1.value) {

    var multiplier = 2.834645669291339

  }

  if(win.radiopanel.radio2.value) {

    var multiplier = 72

  }

  if(win.radiopanel.radio3.value) {

    var multiplier = 1

  }

 

  //make a margins layer

  var guideLayer = docRef.layers.add();

  guideLayer.name = "Margins";

 

 

  if(win.optionpanel.radiopanel2.radio1.value) {

 

    //repeat for each artboard

    for(i=0;i<artboardRef.length;i++){

 

      //get artboard size

      var left = artboardRef[i].artboardRect[0];

      var top = artboardRef[i].artboardRect[1] ;

      var right = artboardRef[i].artboardRect[2] ;

      var bottom = artboardRef[i].artboardRect[3] ;

      var width = artboardRef[i].artboardRect[2]-artboardRef[i].artboardRect[0];

      var height = artboardRef[i].artboardRect[1]-artboardRef[i].artboardRect[3];

 

      //create lines

      var lineLeft = docRef.pathItems.add();

      var lineRight = docRef.pathItems.add();

      var lineTop = docRef.pathItems.add();

      var lineBottom = docRef.pathItems.add();

 

      //set margin values

      var leftmargin = (leftvalue * multiplier);

      var rightmargin = (rightvalue * multiplier);

      var topmargin = (topvalue * multiplier);

      var bottommargin = (bottomvalue * multiplier);

 

      if(win.optionpanel.radiopanel3.radio1.value) {

        //set line points

        lineLeft.setEntirePath([[left + leftmargin, top], [left + leftmargin, bottom]]);

        lineRight.setEntirePath([[right - rightmargin, top], [right - rightmargin, bottom]]);

        lineTop.setEntirePath([[left, top - topmargin], [right, top - topmargin]]);

        lineBottom.setEntirePath([[left, bottom + bottommargin], [right, bottom + bottommargin]]);

 

        //make lines guides

        lineLeft.guides = true;

        lineRight.guides = true;

        lineTop.guides = true;

        lineBottom.guides = true;

      } else {

        //create box

        var box = docRef.pathItems.rectangle (top - topmargin, left + leftmargin, width - rightmargin - leftmargin, height - topmargin - bottommargin);

        box.fillColor = box.strokeColor = new NoColor();

 

        //make box guides

        box.guides = true;

      };

    };

  } else {

    //get artboard size

    var activeAB = docRef.artboards[docRef.artboards.getActiveArtboardIndex()]; // get active AB

    var left = activeAB.artboardRect[0];

    var top = activeAB.artboardRect[1] ;

    var right = activeAB.artboardRect[2] ;

    var bottom = activeAB.artboardRect[3] ;

    var width = activeAB.artboardRect[2]-activeAB.artboardRect[0];

    var height = activeAB.artboardRect[1]-activeAB.artboardRect[3];

 

    //create lines

    var lineLeft = docRef.pathItems.add();

    var lineRight = docRef.pathItems.add();

    var lineTop = docRef.pathItems.add();

    var lineBottom = docRef.pathItems.add();

 

    //set margin values

    var leftmargin = (leftvalue * multiplier);

    var rightmargin = (rightvalue * multiplier);

    var topmargin = (topvalue * multiplier);

    var bottommargin = (bottomvalue * multiplier);

 

    if(win.optionpanel.radiopanel3.radio1.value) {

      //set line points

      lineLeft.setEntirePath([[left + leftmargin, top], [left + leftmargin, bottom]]);

      lineRight.setEntirePath([[right - rightmargin, top], [right - rightmargin, bottom]]);

      lineTop.setEntirePath([[left, top - topmargin], [right, top - topmargin]]);

      lineBottom.setEntirePath([[left, bottom + bottommargin], [right, bottom + bottommargin]]);

 

      //make lines guides

      lineLeft.guides = true;

      lineRight.guides = true;

      lineTop.guides = true;

      lineBottom.guides = true;

    } else {

      //create box

      var box = docRef.pathItems.rectangle (top - topmargin, left + leftmargin, width - rightmargin - leftmargin, height - topmargin - bottommargin);

      box.fillColor = box.strokeColor = new NoColor();

 

      //make box guides

      box.guides = true;

    };

  };

 

  //lock margins layer and activate original layer

  guideLayer.zOrder (ZOrderMethod.SENDTOBACK);

  guideLayer.locked = true;

  docRef.activeLayer = workingLayer;

 

  //close window

  win.close();

};

 

win.show();

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thanks, much more efficient.

thanks

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I know it's been a few years, but I just discovered your script.  Very handy.  Thank you!!

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thanks so much for this!!!! In AI 2023 it only works on a single page (not "all artboards") and nothing shows when I choose "margin lines", but with active artboard and margin box selected it will save me hours of work each month! Thanks again.

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the forum migration to a new platform a couple of years ago messed up some of the scripts. Try copying the script again, I just fixed it.

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