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cs4 set color of text frame does not work

Explorer ,
Jan 16, 2023 Jan 16, 2023

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I need to set registration color to selection and the following doesn't work

 

 

var colour = app.activeDocument.swatches['[registration]'].color;
selection[0].contents.fillColor = colour;

 

 

using `selection[0].fillColor` doesn't work also

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Guide , Jan 16, 2023 Jan 16, 2023

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selection[0].textRange.fillColor = color;

 

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Guide ,
Jan 16, 2023 Jan 16, 2023

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Is the selection a text frame?

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yes, it's a text frame

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selection[0].textRange.fillColor = color;

 

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i used `textRange.characterAttributes.fillColor` based on your other answer and it works

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