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  • Direct PDF - add GhostScript post processing step

    • Under Community Review on 23 Dec 2020
    The new Direct PDF option is great. It allows you to create UA pdfs, create bookmarks in a much simpler way, bypasses the sometimes gigantic PS files and it is quick. However is does have a downside as well. You have no control over the created PDF....
    • 18 Dec 2020 5:01 PM
  • define default values for new style file fields

    • Under Community Review on 12 Aug 2020
    • 1 Comment
    When there is a new fields added to a style file, the XPP automatic style upgrade process will set this field to a value so the system keeps behaving like it did before. For SDL engineering and some customers this makes sense. As they do not want the...
    • 14 Jul 2020 7:42 PM
  • In Xyview, would like whole CJK characters to be displayed in Search and Replace menu

    • Under Community Review on 29 Apr 2020
    Since XPP version 9, Xyview can support and display CJK characters in page mode. However, in Search and Replace menu, user can only input the character to be searched in unicode. It would be more convenient to the user to key in the CJK characters...
    • 27 Apr 2020 7:57 AM
  • CSS: make all PDF tagging features (bookmarks, annotation,...) available through XyPerl

    • Under Community Review on 15 May 2020
    With PDF Direct we have a very nice and easy way of adding bookmarks and annotations to our PDF using the -xpp-pdf-.... properties. The attr() function adds some flexibility to those. But sometimes that is not enough. Sometimes you just that extra...
    • 6 Apr 2020 6:43 PM
  • CSS Paged Media: return to PS sequence previously in use

    • Under Community Review on 26 Feb 2020
    A bit difficult to explain this one, so stay with me... In CSS and using the Paged Media way of setting up PS/PL spec, the way to call in PS sequence is by using the 'page' property. So something like: page: standard; will call in the PS sequence called...
    • 18 Feb 2020 7:38 PM
  • need for new CALS Inter-Tgroup Rule setting

    • Under Community Review on 20 Dec 2019
    When you are using multiple Tgroup tables in order to create tables in which the number of columns (or the widths of the columns) change in the middle, you would like to the row rule and row gutter to be consistent when going from tgroup 1 to tgroup...
    • 19 Dec 2019 2:09 PM
  • Text Mode - Saved text should appear identical after it is restored

    • Under Community Review on 13 Dec 2019
    Working primarily in Text Mode, we use many restores daily, as templates (with placeholder text to be updated immediately after each restore). To help easily locate the content needing to be updated, we format the appearance of the text (Med, Bold...
    • 3 Dec 2019 8:19 PM
  • Extending/Enhancing XPP frills processing

    • Under Community Review on 20 Nov 2019
    Frills processing has been a long time with us and it has been a very useful 'extension' to XPP. However there are a lot of limitations in the current implementations. If only we would have: Allow for multiple fg macros on the same line each triggering...
    • 13 Nov 2019 7:42 PM
  • Ability to set "page labels" with "Direct to PDF"

    • Under Community Review on 16 Oct 2019
    Currently, there is no ability to set the "page labels" with "Direct to PDF".
    • 7 Oct 2019 8:49 AM
  • Access Named Number Registers (counters) from a frill block

    • Idea Delivered Partially on 21 Jan 2021
    In order to make named number registers as useful as normal number registers we need the possibility to read out the content of a named number registers from the frills (or other) stream. We would need both a macro (equivalent of the mr macro) and a...
    • 9 Aug 2019 3:58 PM