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  • Switch for the listgr utility to generate XML output

    • New on 20 Oct 2021
    • 0 Comments
    Hello, I would like to request an enhancement (switch) to the listgr utility that would allow the utility to generate structured output. Parsing the ascii report that this generates can be done, it would be much more efficient if the utility had...
    • 20 Oct 2021 10:44 PM
  • H&J table needs to restored at the end of a tag

    • Under Community Review on 16 Sep 2021
    • 3 Comments
    Currently the XPP system restores the hyphenation language setting at the end of a tag, but not the h&j table. As the h&j table contains settings about min/max characters in the hyphenated word and these settings vary according to the language you are...
    • 7 Jul 2021 8:07 AM
  • PDF Macro to go back to the previous page in the PDF

    • Under Community Review on 9 Jun 2021
    • 0 Comments
    We do have a requirement where we would have to go back to the previous page of the PDF from any other page of the current PDF. I can see that "Alt + LEFT ARROW KEY" option takes me to the previous page on a PDF using Adobe. If we could have a macro...
    • 5 May 2021 5:09 PM
  • Further customization of PC Override table rules - a request

    • Under Community Review on 31 Mar 2021
    • 4 Comments
    The new (to me) functionality in the pc override spec allows me to define a custom width for the first column width. This is extremely useful for the type of work Toppan does, however as is always the case, two styles have come up in the last 2 weeks...
    • 25 Mar 2021 3:25 PM
  • Status Window: Change display when using CSS

    • Under Community Review on 31 Mar 2021
    • 1 Comment
    Something that had not occurred to me until someone (from SDL!) mentioned it. In the item format world we have font heights such as 10q and widths as 46p etc and these then display as such in the Status Window. However when using CSS-XML we need to enter...
    • 23 Mar 2021 8:28 AM
  • PathFinder: Bookmark your favourite locations for super-quick access

    • Under Community Review on 31 Mar 2021
    • 0 Comments
    The aim of this idea is to try and minimise the amount of scrolling that you have to do through a deep PathFinder structure. My proposed solution is to enhance the PathFinder interface so as to allow the user to Bookmark locations. The idea is that...
    • 16 Mar 2021 3:47 PM
  • Set free our numeric keypad! - take 2

    • Under Community Review on 31 Mar 2021
    • 4 Comments
    First of all: No I am not asking to change the current behavior . I am just asking to add the following selectable feature to the system: please add to the xyview.ini and sdedit.ini a setting that will re-enable the normal numeric keypad functionality...
    • 11 Mar 2021 6:08 PM
  • Pathfinder: recent files - add right click = scroll to job/library

    • Under Community Review on 31 Mar 2021
    • 3 Comments
    In the pathfinder interface you have under the 'File' a list of the last 9 divisions or specs that you have opened. If you just click on one of these entries the system will just open that division or spec...great. But the left hand window does not get...
    • 11 Mar 2021 5:56 PM
  • field 'xymacro spec' in job ticket should be named 'Main macro spec'

    • Under Community Review on 25 Feb 2021
    • 0 Comments
    I was training an XPP newbie this week and while explaining how and where the system tracks down a macro, it suddenly occurred to me that the ' xymacro spec ' field in the job ticket has a confusing name. In the pathfinder interface the mx macro spec...
    • 25 Feb 2021 1:07 PM
  • Bring back the '*' in our Xymacro book, please

    • Under Community Review on 25 Feb 2021
    • 0 Comments
    In the old versions of the XyMacro book the macro 'primitives' were indicated with an asterisk symbol or *. In the newer versions of the same manual this indication has disappeared and now there is no more way of knowing if a macro is a primitive or...
    • 25 Feb 2021 12:48 PM