Where to find Object Model Viewer for Indesign?

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Apr 21, 2021 Apr 21, 2021

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I understand the OMV was part to the ExtendScript Toolkit that no longer works on 64bit Win 10. 

 

I'm using VSCode with the ExtendScript plugin, but where would I find object reference? How do people code witout if if they don't know the API?? 

 

Many thanks. 

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Adobe Community Professional , Apr 21, 2021 Apr 21, 2021
Are you sure that the ESTK is not running on Windows 10?   Don't think so. On my Windows machine there is no issue to run: ExtendScript Toolkit CC and Debugger (32 bit) 4.0.0.1 ExtendScript Toolkit CS6 and Debugger (32 bit) 3.8.0.12   Windows 10 Pro Version 2004   If you are interested in DOM documentation done by Gregor Fellenz, see: https://www.indesignjs.de/extendscriptAPI/indesign-latest/#about.html And yes, this is no substitution for the OMV. Especially if scriptable 3rd-party plug-ins are...

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Adobe Community Professional , Apr 21, 2021 Apr 21, 2021
See this: ExtendScript Toolkit CS6 connected to InDesign 2021 version 16. My German Windows 10 Pro machine. OMV and Data Browser fully functional.   Regards,Uwe Laubender ( ACP )  

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Apr 21, 2021 Apr 21, 2021

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Hello,

 

Now using the VSCode with the ExtendScript plugin this is what I use as a reference......

Link to the InDesign API for InDesign 2021 (16.0) https://www.indesignjs.de/extendscriptAPI/indesign-latest/index.html#$.html

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Mike

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Are you sure that the ESTK is not running on Windows 10?

 

Don't think so. On my Windows machine there is no issue to run:

ExtendScript Toolkit CC and Debugger (32 bit) 4.0.0.1

ExtendScript Toolkit CS6 and Debugger (32 bit) 3.8.0.12

 

Windows 10 Pro

Version 2004

 

If you are interested in DOM documentation done by Gregor Fellenz, see:

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

And yes, this is no substitution for the OMV.

Especially if scriptable 3rd-party plug-ins are installed.

 

Regards,
Uwe Laubender

( ACP )

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See this:

OMV-16.1-ESTK-CS6.png

ExtendScript Toolkit CS6 connected to InDesign 2021 version 16.

My German Windows 10 Pro machine.

OMV and Data Browser fully functional.

 

Regards,
Uwe Laubender

( ACP )

 

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