Indesign Javascript - GREP - Direction

Community Beginner ,
Nov 23, 2020 Nov 23, 2020

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Hi All

I am writing a GREP script to find and change some text and in the dialog box I have the option to set the direction that the find\change progresses.

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Does anyone know of a way that I can set the direction of the find\change in my js script?

I assume there is a setting that I can apply but I haven't been able to find the syntax for one.

 

Thanks in advance

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Adobe Community Professional , Nov 24, 2020 Nov 24, 2020
app.findChangeGrepOptions.searchBackwards = true/false   P.

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Nov 24, 2020 Nov 24, 2020

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app.findChangeGrepOptions.searchBackwards = true/false

 

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Thanks for the quick reply Peter!

I am actually referencing back to your Scripting InDesign cs3/4 with JavaScript quite a lot as I work on these scripts.

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