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Fixed issues in InDesign

We listened to you! We worked hard to fix the issues you reported to us. Here is the list of issues we fixed in the latest version of InDesign.

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For information on new features, see Summary of New Features.

Core function and workflow

Stability and performance

  • InDesign sometimes crashes when you exit the program after creating a new document.

Stability and performance

Improvement of new functions

production

Core function and workflow

Scripts

Stability and performance

  • InDesign sometimes crashes when opening the Text Runaround (Select Theme) panel.
  • InDesign crashes while saving after deleting an underlying file.
  • InDesign freezes the spell check if the cursor is between the period (.) And the pipe symbol (|) in the document.
  • [Windows only] InDesign crashes in the module CRClient.dll.
  • InDesign crashes in some cases on startup.
  • InDesign 2021 crashes while converting older .indd files that were approved for review and contained review comments.
  • InDesign crashes on startup on some Windows computers.
  • Scroll / zoom / redraw performance improvements.
  • InDesign crashes when starting and exiting several times.

Improved user experience

  • [Windows only] Scrolling horizontally over the input elements in the Create New Document dialog box does not gradually change the values.
  • In the controller on the control panel media an additional white field is displayed if the name of the navigation point is too long.
  • The video poster will be in the window media cropped displayed.
  • Window widget has an incorrect icon image after importing add-on modules from InDesign 2020 to InDesign 2021.
  • The symbol for the binding direction From right to left is in the version for the near East displayed incorrectly.
  • If you activate the preview of a document, the dialog box disappears Create a new document the focus.
  • There are problems entering comments in Korean when using the control panel Check via the menu window is called, but works fine when accessed via the icon Approve for review in the application bar.
  • Translation typos in the Swedish version: Wrong translation of Endnotes.

Core function and workflow

production

  • Some compound japanese Characters with applied outline are missing when exported to PDF format.

Improvement of new functions

  • The window Background tasks and the circular wheel will continue to be called Activating font even if the font is activated and displayed correctly in the document.
  • Text copied from the document and placed in the control panel Approve for review is inserted is inserted twice.

Improved user experience

  • [MacOS only] The InDesign application icon is displayed larger in macOS BigSur.

stability

Improvement of new functions

  • When creating a new document from templates in theCmd-N-Dialog box reset.
  • Click on Search-Suggestions in InDesign don't work.
  • The slider in the Media control panel is activated and can be dragged even if there is no media file.
  • The button Place video or audio file in the Media control panel is enabled when you start InDesign and no documents are open
  • The total duration of a media file appears disabled in the media control panel.

Core function and workflow

Scripts

  • AppleScript with the extension scpt is not accepted for editing in the Script editor open. Instead, the program opens the script in Vscode.

stability

  • CEPHtmlEngine causes maximum CPU at 100%.
  • InDesign crashes when checking spelling.
  • InDesign crashes when adjusting the font axes in TT octosquaresVariable font from.
  • CEPHtmlEngine Helper can lead to frequent crashes in InDesign.
  • plugplugowl.dll-File error leads to crash of InDesign.
  • [Windows only] Crash when starting / opening a document when InDesign is over System fonts is performed.
  • Fixed random crashes when rendering documents.
  • When you click on a linked image to view the area Link information display can crash if there are multiple instances of the same item.
  • InDesign freezes in the startup workspace during startup.
  • Fixed random crashes in the color-related workflow.
  • [MacOS only] InDesign crashes when scrolling through a large document.
  • InDesign randomly crashes while exporting documents to PDF.
  • InDesign crashes when importing a Microsoft Word file.
  • Scripting problem: InDesign crashes when rendering images on the graphics processor with few assets.
  • Memory allocation issue: InDesign randomly crashes while rendering large documents.
  • InDesign randomly crashes when exiting the application.
  • InDesign crashes when trying to open an IDML document.
  • InDesign crashes when resizing a text frame.
  • [MacOS only] InDesign randomly crashes when rendering large documents due to memory allocation issues.
  • InDesign crashes when selecting the text tool on the toolbar when reinstalling macOS Mojave.
  • [MacOS only] ID crashes when saving to a read-only location.

User experience improvements

Scripts

production

  • Text with CFF fonts applied in the PDF files will be lost when placed in InDesign and viewed in Overprint Preview or exported.
  • Color deviation when the document is exported as PNG and "Smoothing" is activated.
  • For InDesign documents with variable OpenType CFF2 fontsthat are exported as PDF using the PDF / X-4 standard, the conformity check in Acrobat fails.
  • The multilingual setting for a link in a document or a paragraph is not taken into account by the screen reader in the generated PDF file. The reading aid always reads aloud in English.
  • PDF files exported from InDesign display the content under span tags in the Acrobat content area.
  • InDesign document in which a PDF file with converted colors is placed in the "Dot Gain" profile reports an error when exporting to PDF with the standard as PDF / X-4: 2010 when it is opened in Acrobat.

Core function and workflow

Improvement of new functions

  • The “Share for Review” dialog box appears as the time of the last update this week displayed even though it has just been updated.
  • No error message appears after an incorrect url in Place video from url was entered.
  • [MacOS only] Im media-Control panel:
    • The playhead moves by itself even without clicking.
    • Drop-down list Poster frame is cut off.
  • InDesign supports variation Variable font BASE table 1.1 Not.
  • in the media-Control panel:
    • Audio can still be heard after it is muted.
    • Discrepancy in "Play" button status when relinking media.

stability

  • [MacOS only] InDesign 15.1.2 crashes in some cases when opening a file.
  • Adobe InDesign 2020 exits unexpectedly when started in the proxy environment.
  • [MacOS only] InDesign crashes when you open a folder in the folder User library fonts rename.

User experience improvements

Core function and workflow

stability

  • [Windows] InDesign works slowly when editing two INDD documents with the same fonts in the respective document fonts folder at the same time.
  • InDesign document hangs while restoring the damaged document.
  • [mac OS] InDesign sometimes crashes when you try to exit the application after activating a font automatically.
  • InDesign randomly crashes while rendering a document.
  • Intermittent crashes when loading the workspace.
  • InDesign crashes when starting in the proxy environment.
  • InDesign crashes when working with EPS images.
  • [Windows] Temporary crash during PDF export.
  • InDesign occasionally crashes when switching between context and inserting text.
  • InDesign intermittently crashes when importing an image.
  • InDesign crashes if you exit the application immediately after starting it.
  • When exporting InDesign documents to HTML, InDesign can crash if you use the export option as Copy picture> Link to server path and the document contains single-character filenames.
  • InDesign randomly crashes when exiting the application.

Usability

Core function and workflow

  • [Mac OS] If you resize text by holding down the keyboard shortcut while creating long ascenders and descenders with Variable Fonts, images are created from the previous position.
  • [Mac OS] Variable Fonts do not work on InDesign and the sliders are shown as disabled.
  • HTTP links fail due to incorrect encoding of the path elements by the URI class.
  • [macOS] InCopy files saved in a network location in Windows cannot be checked out.
  • Inserting a diacritical URL results in an unreachable URL.
    Note: Update the hyperlink if you find it in old documents.

Improvement of new functions

production

Scripts

  • The script editor does not start if you select the option for Apple Script Edit script choose.

Core function and workflow

Improvement of new functions

stability

  • InDesign becomes stuck while text is being outlined.
  • InDesign crashes when you add text to any of the first three frames in chained anchored text frames.
  • Adobe InDesign cannot start due to insufficient permissions to the Preferences folder.
  • InDesign crashes when switching to parent index after changing child indd links with missing fonts.
  • InDesign crashes when you try to copy note text from the Notes panel.
  • InDesign crashes when you publish a document with a graphic found from CC libraries.
  • The document will be damaged if you try to save it after updates or if you try to save it as the original document.

Core function and workflow

stability

  • InDesign crashes when you use long strings in text variables.
  • InDesign crashes in the workflows with progress bars.
  • InDesign crashes while exporting the document as PDF.
  • InDesign crashes when using Adjust layout if the document contains an overset table.
  • InDesign crashes due to conflicts in the dialog boxes that appear for PDF export and opening files.
  • InDesign crashes when relinking the child assets of a placed INDD file if the same asset is already available in the document.
  • InDesign crashes when you try to text with the tool font to select.
  • InDesign crashes when you try to switch between linked indd files using the Hyperlinks panel.
  • InDesign crashes when you open a folder in the folder User library fonts rename.
  • InDesign crashes during the workflow where objects are selected.
  • InDesign randomly crashes when resizing a text frame with auto-resizing applied.
  • InDesign crashes when you double-click a document from an older version over a network to open it.
  • [Windows only] An unexpected crash was reported while working with InDesign 15.0.2.
  • InDesign 15.0.1 creates damaged documents.
  • If InCopy Bridge.InDesignPlugin does not load during startup, InDesign crashes when deleting the text frame of the endnote.
  • InDesign randomly crashes when you use the print workflow on the documents.

Improvement of new functions

Core function and workflow

Accessibility

stability

Improvement of new functions

  • Column rules disappear when you move grouped objects with text wrapping applied.
  • The color applied to column rules is a darker shade of the same color applied to border fill / outline or ParaShading / ParaBorder / ParaRules.
  • For documents created prior to 15.0, the option to place content> "Use existing" does not take into account the applied border adjustment if the placeholder for the merging of data is on the master page.
  • Characters with narrow spaces such as "n" or "m" and text flow in Thai do not work as expected with World Ready Composer in the 2020 version.
  • Word hyphenation / hyphenation does not work as expected in Thai language.
  • If a file is created in 14.0.3 with Thaana text and opened in InDesign 15.0, the text will not align.
  • CFF2 variable fonts installed in macOS Catalina are not displayed in InDesign.
    Note: First clear the InDesign cache for these changes to take effect.
  • In vertical text, the character spacing for a variable font differs from the non-variable version.
  • TrueType hint variants are not used for variable fonts.
  • The Apply to All SVGs option does not work for table graphic cells and other types of page elements.
  • The option used in Column Rules hue works like opacity.
Core function and workflow
  • The option to mark fonts as favorites disappears when the font preview is turned off.
  • The font style property is missing in the character style after export to IDML.
  • The "Equalize Columns" property in tables does not work when set for text frames.
    Note: If you open older documents that contain tables (which already have Split Columns set), you need to force recompose all stories to resolve the issue with the Cmd-Opt- / on the Mac and Ctrl-Alt- shortcut. / to fix on Windows.
  • When you edit text with large footnotes, the recomposition of text does not work as expected.
  • Using Split Column in the table does not work as expected.
    Note: If you open older documents that contain tables (which already have Split Columns set), you need to force recompose all stories to resolve the issue with the Cmd-Opt- / on the Mac and Ctrl-Alt- shortcut. / to fix on Windows.
  • [InCopy] Opening ICML documents with the Hyperlink panel results in unsaved changes in the document.
  • XD components cannot be placed on the canvas in InDesign.
  • Sometimes the left indent values ​​are calculated incorrectly when text runaround is applied to the frame that overlaps the first frame.

User experience improvements

  • The thumbnail does not appear in the Recently Used list on the Home screen.
  • [MacOS only] The original length of the menu is not retained on the home screen without an application frame.
  • InDesign does not reset the focus to the cursor position in the text frame after inserting a tab.
  • [MacOS only] The GPU performance option in Settings is grayed out in 15.0.1 even if there is compatible hardware.

Accessibility

stability

  • InDesign crashes when moving or resizing tables when aligning text in a cell with cell options
  • InDesign crashes when clicking the Column Rule tab in the Text Frame Options dialog box when selecting multiple text frames with different states
  • InDesign crashes on startup because of an unexpected problem in the Font Manager module
  • InDesign crashes while you are working on a document

Corrections for core functions or workflows

Corrections for core functions or workflows

Stability improvements

  • InDesign crashes when copying text that contains a paragraph style with a nested line style from one text box to another
  • InDesign crashes while creating a merged document when the merge data placeholder is in the graphics table cell
  • InDesign crashes when I export the document to PDF with the Create Tagged PDF option
  • [Document Specific] InDesign crashes when the Preview check box is ENABLED
  • InDesign crashes when converting tabbed text to a table using the convertToTable function through scripts
  • InDesign crashes when using the custom composite font set 」『 "with Apply Tag-to-Style mapping in text
  • InDesign crashes when opening the IDML file
  • InDesign crashes on a GREP search
  • InDesign crashes on startup due to proxy
  • InDesign crashes when importing a poor quality EPS file
  • InDesign crashes when removing links or stories
  • InDesign hangs on startup with a clean cache and preferred settings
  • [MacOS only] Undo / Redo is disabled when the Missing Plug-ins dialog box appears when opening a document that conflicts with other modal dialog boxes
  • InDesign crashes when trying to find a place with a positive LookBehind in front of the ~ U (endnote marker)
  • InDesign crashes if a non-empty library is opened from the network and then exited
  • Crash when minimizing InDesign when showing a progress bar
  • InDesign crashes when using GREP search for footnotes
  • InDesign crashes when opening a file with a large number of document fonts
  • InDesign crashes when copying and pasting cells in a table
  • InDesign crashes when sharing the table, which is anchored with a vertical text frame on any page except the first page
  • Crash on startup for users with managed / network profile
  • InDesign crashes when dragging a graphic object with text runaround applied to the CC Libraries panel using the direct selection tool
  • InDesign crashes when opening damaged documents (truncated documents)
  • InDesign crashes when applying Outline to the Minion Pro font

Performance improvements

User experience improvements

Improvements to the functions of Id 14.0

Accessibility troubleshooting

  • Ability to add alternative text to links
  • Paragraph styles cannot set export tags
  • Alt text added to a set of nested groups does not mark it as an image in exported PDF documents with tags
  • Some graphics are missing Alt + Text
  • Wrong tag for endnotes in tagged PDF
  • Bullets are spoken twice
  • List should not be exported as a list tag if another tag is assigned

Scripts

production
  • Interactivity does not work in "publish online"
  • Numbers in text are shifted when printing in PostScript
  • Missing font is also displayed after the font is packaged
  • PDF files exported from InDesign render illegible text because two different color profiles with the same name were used on one page of a document
  • When exporting to PDF, a semicolon is displayed in front of the first keyword (file information)

InDesign 2019 (version 14.0.3)