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Is there a way to select reference point without clicking

Engaged ,
Aug 09, 2022 Aug 09, 2022

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Is there a way to choose the reference point without clicking. It would be very helpful to be able to so this for some of my macros, or so I could preselect a reference point (so the grid always appears in a reliable way with the same ref point selected) then use "Click at found image" in Keyboard Maestro.

 

 

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Community Expert , Aug 09, 2022 Aug 09, 2022

Use the transformReferencePoint of the latyout window:

app.windows[0].transformReferencePoint = AnchorPoint.TOP_LEFT_ANCHOR;

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Aug 09, 2022 Aug 09, 2022

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Use the transformReferencePoint of the latyout window:

app.windows[0].transformReferencePoint = AnchorPoint.TOP_LEFT_ANCHOR;

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Thank you Peter. Much appreciated. 

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Hi @MrZZY ,

alternative values for transformReferencePoint can be found in the DOM documentation:

https://www.indesignjs.de/extendscriptAPI/indesign-latest/#AnchorPoint.html#d1e102866

 

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Uwe Laubender
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