InDesign 2021 (version 16.4) are now live

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Aug 17, 2021 Aug 17, 2021

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InDesign 2021 (version 16.4)

Stability and performance

  • InDesign crashes on launch in some cases.
  • InDesign crashes when the machine is on sleep mode.
  • [macOS only] InDesign crashes randomly while rendering documents.
  • GDI count increases and reaches up to a few thousand leading InDesign to crash.
  • InDesign crashes when signed in with creative cloud teams license on some machines.
  • [macOS only] InDesign crashes after PDF is exported with a specific font.

Core feature and workflow

  • [macOS only] Content Aware Wrap doesn't work for some images in InDesign.
  • [Windows only] Wrong rendition of wmf files with text for InDesign.


The updates as of today as it has been made live for Australia, Hong Kong, India and Netherlands based Adobe IDs only. We will be rolling out the updates subsequently to more geographies.

Remember, never say you can't do something in InDesign, it's always just a question of finding the right workaround to get the job done. © David Blatner
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