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    • 19 Mar 2019 6:23 PM

    Mouse Clicking in Empty Area Behavior

    • New
    • 0 Comments
    In XPP, a mouse click in an empty part of a page automatically takes the cursor to the very top of the open division. This becomes very problematic when you have a large document open, and you click in the wrong spot. Other word processing applications...
    • 28 Feb 2019 10:54 PM

    Fix ability to share restores between users

    • New
    • 2 Comments
    Prior to upgrading to XPP 9.3, my organization relied on multiple users sharing Restores (saved strings of text) between them, as described in the User Guide, Chapter 17-7. We have multiple users constantly working on the same projects. We have 100's...
    • 14 Feb 2019 3:31 PM

    Division ticket for a new division should be a copy from the library

    • Under Community Review
    • 3 Comments
    Currently if you create a new division the division ticket is a copy of the division ticket that lives in your syslib library. Which means you will probably have to edit it in order to match the requirements of a particular job (and again for the new...
    • 14 Feb 2019 3:34 PM

    Need a way for CITI to use a user/script defined division ticket in lieu of the default from Lsyslib/_dt_div.sde

    • Duplicate
    • 1 Comment
    XPP 9.2.2 When citi runs it copies the default division ticket from Lsyslib instead of the division ticket in the library defined in the job ticket for the job being published/processed. In our environment we need different options set depending...
    • 11 Dec 2018 9:13 PM

    XML needs a better way to enter the equivalent of a [SHIFT][RETURN]

    • Under Community Review
    • 0 Comments
    XPP users know that there is a way to split a title in 2 lines and still have that same text come out in 1 line when it is called out in a folio. You can do so by entering a [SHIFT][RETURN] and setting the appropriate quad mode. But do you know how...
    • 14 Feb 2019 3:41 PM

    Pathfinder: Job and Div delete need confirmation before deletion

    • Planned for Future Release
    • 4 Comments
    In pathfinder you can delete a division and even a whole job (including all divisions) with a single right mouse click + delete. This gets executed immediately. No questions asked. There should be an additional confirmation that asks you that this...
    • 14 Feb 2019 3:46 PM

    Named text registers

    • Under Community Review
    • 0 Comments
    We currently have name number registers which is making things a lot easier for the style developer. It would be great to have also named text registers. I know I have been asking this before but that request was bundled with the request to be able...
    • 13 Mar 2019 4:11 PM

    XPP Documentation - requesting a single zip of all latest manuals

    • Idea Delivered
    • 1 Comment
    It seems that XPP documentation is only available as individual PDFs that can be downloaded one by one OR as a single zip file containing all the PDFs. However that single zip archive contains only the PDF documents that were available " on...
    • 24 Sep 2018 1:10 AM

    MathML 3.0 support

    • Under Community Review
    • 0 Comments
    As the MathML 3.0 2nd Edition has been released since 2014, and users start using the latest Math editors to create and format the math expressions, the support of the latest MathML 3.0 is desired.
    • 25 Sep 2018 2:25 PM

    XPP Web Services API: new XppGraphic method to determine graphics Library Path

    • Idea Delivered
    • 2 Comments
    It would be useful to be able to supply a graphics Library Name to an XppGraphic method that would then return the graphics Library Path. The putGraphic and putGraphicAsAttachment methods are already placing files in the graphics Library Path folder...