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Where can i find the latest Javascript Reference PDF and why is it so HARD to find?

Engaged ,
Aug 17, 2020

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All I can find is the download page with 2017 and prior. I have the one for 2020 but I have no idea where I found it before. The lastest Illustrator broke my extension and I need to know what changed.

 

Why do adobe site structure make no sense and why is so much hidden?

 

anyway, does anyone know if there is an update Javascript reference?  

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Correct answer by Charu Rajput | Adobe Community Professional

Yes, correct, there is a property in JS by which you can check

 

app.activeDocument.scaleFactor

For more description: please see similar thread

 

https://community.adobe.com/t5/illustrator/get-true-artboard-size-with-quot-large-canvas-quot-document-from-extendscript/m-p/11216761?page=1

 

I hope this helps you.

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Where can i find the latest Javascript Reference PDF and why is it so HARD to find?

Engaged ,
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All I can find is the download page with 2017 and prior. I have the one for 2020 but I have no idea where I found it before. The lastest Illustrator broke my extension and I need to know what changed.

 

Why do adobe site structure make no sense and why is so much hidden?

 

anyway, does anyone know if there is an update Javascript reference?  

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Correct answer by Charu Rajput | Adobe Community Professional

Yes, correct, there is a property in JS by which you can check

 

app.activeDocument.scaleFactor

For more description: please see similar thread

 

https://community.adobe.com/t5/illustrator/get-true-artboard-size-with-quot-large-canvas-quot-document-from-extendscript/m-p/11216761?page=1

 

I hope this helps you.

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Aug 18, 2020

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Hi,

Please check similar thread, this is the latest one - which have link to the latest Illustrator Guide

https://community.adobe.com/t5/illustrator/illustratorsaveoptions-compatibility-javascript-reference...

 

Download Link from Adobe, you can have latest information from this link

https://console.adobe.io/downloads

 

For more information, Adobe releases CEP 10, it may possible something is not working because of that.

 

Here is the link 

https://community.adobe.com/t5/exchange/cep-10-coming-to-prereleases/td-p/11310041?page=1

 

But it will be difficulut to tell therfore could you please tell us what exactly broke in the extension.?

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Engaged ,
Aug 18, 2020

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thank you for you detailed reply

 

I have a scaling extension and the new Large Canvas option makes all my numbers incorrect by a decimal space. Example, if I type in 1 inch, I get 10 inches instead. So I need a way to find out when a document is in this mode to get the correct dimensions. Assuming that this is exposed to JS ofcourse, Im hoping it is. 

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Adobe Community Professional ,
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Yes, correct, there is a property in JS by which you can check

 

app.activeDocument.scaleFactor

For more description: please see similar thread

 

https://community.adobe.com/t5/illustrator/get-true-artboard-size-with-quot-large-canvas-quot-docume...

 

I hope this helps you.

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