How to Use a Script to Create a PDF from a QuarkXPress Project

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How to Use a Script to Create a PDF from a QuarkXPress Project

Useful for:

  • Automating PDF creation using a Java Script

Procedure:
Use the attached script for creating a PDF from a QuarkXPress layout based on the value of a check-box field attribute, following the steps below.

  1. Rename the file attached to this solution to QxpToPdf.js and import it in QPS Script Manager client.
  2. Create a check-box attribute in QPS using the Connect Client.
  3. You will note that a new variable has been added by the name chkBoxAttributeName in the script. Change the value of this variable to the name of the attribute created in the step above.
  4. Schedule the script to run on the Asset Changed trigger.
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  • Topic #: 30026-1692
  • Date Created: 11/20/2012
  • Last Modified Since: 11/20/2012
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