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How to find character unicode and name in indesign using javascript.

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Need to find selected character unicode value and name in indesign

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How to find character unicode and name in indesign using javascript.

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You can use the method charCodeAt defined on the string class

See the documentation for details

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

 

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For example, How to get selected text unicode and their name same shown on glphs like as above.

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There is no api that will give you the name that i know if, for the Unicode value i already provided you a method that should work, does it not?

 

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i dont know how to use this, please share any sample lines.
and my requirement is need to find arabic letter in the group of multi language paragraph? is possible? 

apart from appliedLanguage.

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