I am trying to build a automated multi-page InDesign project using XML.
It works quite well when I have my InDesign-structure for all 30 pages, with all pages set up & text frames connected to the XML sidebar structure.
The next step would be to try and import an XML file, which would autocreate the 30 pages from just one preformatted page. Otherwise one simple change would be a ton of work in the master document, which is continuosly being used, not for a single project.
The pages themselves don't need to structurally differ from one another, just their text contents change.
After it didn't initially work in my project, I tried creating a dummy XML:
thanks for your reply. I'm aware it's a bigger project, but I was not hoping on the community to build it for me, I just needed a kick in the right direction and I already did most of the work by myself – in InDesign & XML. I thought it's ok to ask under such circumstances, but I'll consider seeking paid help next time.
Having said that, I already got help in another thread: