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Forum: The JavaScript Library April 1st, 2016, 01:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 21,223
Posted By EricC
Re: Location of Email field based on CopyFit

Dan,
I deleted all of the text boxes, recreated them and now the rule is working. Thanks a ton for your help!
Forum: The JavaScript Library March 31st, 2016, 03:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 21,223
Posted By EricC
Re: Location of Email field based on CopyFit

I tried
FindTextFrame("TextBoxRight").content = "";
and it still shows the contents of TextBoxRight.

I can't figure it out and I've been at it off and on all day today. I'll try again some more...
Forum: The JavaScript Library March 31st, 2016, 02:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 21,223
Posted By EricC
Re: Location of Email field based on CopyFit

Hi Dan,
Thanks for the quick reply.

The error log says:

Job started 17:02:06 - 1459458126.
Creator: FusionPro(TM) VDP Designer 9.3.21

Composing record #1, input record 6
OnCopyfit, line...
Forum: The JavaScript Library March 31st, 2016, 02:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 21,223
Posted By EricC
Re: Location of Email field based on CopyFit

Hi Dan,

I like your first idea - moving all of the text from the left frame to the right frame. However in my scenario, I only want to move one FIELD (Email Address) from the left text frame to...
Forum: The JavaScript Library March 31st, 2016, 08:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 21,223
Posted By EricC
Arrow Location of Email field based on CopyFit

I have a business card with two text boxes: TextBoxLeft and TextBoxRight.

TextBoxLeft contains the following fields/rules:
- Name
- Title 1
- Title 2
- Title 3
- Email Address

TextBoxRight...
Forum: Tables & Charts February 5th, 2016, 07:02 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 13,086
Posted By EricC
Question Table Margin and Padding

I created a table using FusionPro.
The table has a border on all 4 sides.

Below the table, I want to add 12px of margin.

In the world of CSS and HTML, the 'margin' is defined as the area...
Forum: The JavaScript Library January 20th, 2016, 12:05 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 7,906
Posted By EricC
Arrow foreach rule to count non-empty fields

How do you write a foreach loop that will iterate through every field in the data file, and count the number of non-empty fields?

something like this ...

var counter=0;

foreach (field in my...
Forum: The JavaScript Library September 30th, 2014, 09:41 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 27,249
Posted By EricC
Re: How to read a multi-line text box field into an array

This rule works perfectly on my desktop but when I upload it to Marcom, the rule "breaks" :-(

I'm going to contact PTI support to see if they can help me figure this out. If I can get this fixed...
Forum: The JavaScript Library September 19th, 2014, 09:09 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 27,249
Posted By EricC
Re: How to read a multi-line text box field into an array

Dan,
I appreciate the thorough reply. You are right - I should have continued working with support directly. My post on the forum does not mean support wasn't helpful. I just started realizing that...
Forum: The JavaScript Library September 17th, 2014, 02:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 27,249
Posted By EricC
Re: How to read a multi-line text box field into an array

Stephen,
How are you able to think so fast?! ;-)

That's EXACTLY what I needed.
Thank you thank you.

In the second line there was a minor slip-up:
test = test.replace(/[\n\r]/g,'<br>');...
Forum: The JavaScript Library September 17th, 2014, 02:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 27,249
Posted By EricC
Re: How to read a multi-line text box field into an array

Hi Dan, Thanks for the quick reply.

I'm not sure I understood what "typeset the value of that field onto a text frame (have a rule return the field)" meant.

Does this mean in my template I can...
Forum: The JavaScript Library September 17th, 2014, 01:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 27,249
Posted By EricC
Arrow How to read a multi-line text box field into an array

I have a Marcom store with a multi-line text box.
The user will enter data as follows (into a single text box):

13-103 | Calculus I | 9-10 | W
10-212 | English 1102 | 11-12 | W
11-109 |...
Forum: Getting Started February 13th, 2014, 01:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 15,590
Posted By EricC
Arrow Special characters and UTF-8

I am working with a data file that is encoded as UTF-8

Special characters appear when I open the data file in Notepad++

For example:
Özmark
Ayazağa Mah
Şişli
İstanbul
Forum: Formatting Text May 24th, 2013, 08:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 7,579
Posted By EricC
Re: Horizontally Scale only part of returned text

Hi Eric,
I tried setwidth and got the same exact result.

And even though (as you mentioned) it's not needed, I wrapped the actual phone number around a SECOND <magnify> tag, setting it back to...
Forum: Formatting Text May 23rd, 2013, 06:22 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 7,579
Posted By EricC
Arrow Horizontally Scale only part of returned text

I am using the Telephone Format Rule to return the word "Tel:" plus the phone number.

I only want the tag line "Tel:" to have a horizontal scale of 80%.
The actual phone number should not have...
Forum: Formatting Text April 2nd, 2013, 05:48 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 6,812
Posted By EricC
Arrow Using Small Caps with accented characters

My data file contains a field called 'lastName'
the value of 'lastName' is 'Hernández'

In a rule, I am simply converting the field to Small Caps, like so:

return '<smallcap>' +...
Forum: Formatting Text September 26th, 2012, 04:41 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 7,222
Posted By EricC
Arrow Vertical Alignment Rule

In FusionPro, I know you can now use rules to programmatically change attributes of a text box - position, stroke, fill, etc.

Is there a way to control the vertical alignment?
I want a rule that...
Forum: Formatting Text July 6th, 2012, 10:51 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 7,729
Posted By EricC
Re: Scale text proportionally

I guess sometimes I like to over-complicate things ;-)

That gives me exactly what I want. I was trying to return the 'name' field plus the 'title' field and scale down the title field all in...
Forum: Formatting Text July 6th, 2012, 08:53 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 7,729
Posted By EricC
Arrow Scale text proportionally

How can I write a rule that sets my "title" field to always be 20% smaller (or 2 points smaller) than the "name" field?

Is it possible to scale text relative to another line of text?

I want the...
Forum: Imposition March 30th, 2012, 08:12 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 9,363
Posted By EricC
Re: 30-up labels, 12 labels per record

I will try that ... thank you !!
Forum: Imposition March 29th, 2012, 12:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 9,363
Posted By EricC
Re: 30-up labels, 12 labels per record

Hi there.
Well unless I am doing something wrong, I don't see how to do this in FusionPro Imposer.

The labels are 3 across and 10 down on the sheet.
In FPI,here are my settings:

Document...
Forum: Imposition March 29th, 2012, 09:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 9,363
Posted By EricC
Arrow 30-up labels, 12 labels per record

I have a data file with 300 records.

My FusionPro template is an 8.5 x 11 sheet with 30 labels.

I want record 1 to appear in label positions 1 through 12.
I want record 2 to appear...
Forum: Formatting Text January 31st, 2012, 02:29 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 7,760
Posted By EricC
Arrow Rule to measure formatted text resource (text length)

I need help with a Text Measure Rule.
I am trying to measure the width of a Formatted Text Resource.

1. I created a Formatted Text Resource that looks like this:
<p style="(no style)"...
Forum: FusionPro® VDP Creator January 31st, 2012, 11:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 8,224
Posted By EricC
Re: Calculating Tracking Values

Hello Eric,
I do the same thing - (make a PDF with the text, use it as an FPO, then delete the text).

Seems like there should be a formula.
For example ... I have a business card where the...
Forum: FusionPro® VDP Creator January 31st, 2012, 05:28 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 8,224
Posted By EricC
Arrow Calculating Tracking Values

In Adobe InDesign, the unit of measure for Tracking is "thousanths of an em".

But in FusionPro, you enter Tracking as "percent". But what exactly does "percent" mean? Percent of what? Of a "base"...
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