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Find object's id - Indesign CS4/VBscript

Find object's id - Indesign CS4/VBscript

Find object's id - Indesign CS4/VBscript

(OP)
IndesignCS4-VBscript

I need to find the ID of a selected item, but I don't know what I'm doing. This is what I have so far(but it doesn't work):


Function main()
    Set myInDesign = CreateObject("InDesign.Application.CS4")
    myInDesign.Activate
    If myInDesign.Documents.Count <> 0 Then
        If myInDesign.Selection.Count <> 0 Then
            Set ObjID = InDesign.Selection.Pageitems.ID
            MsgBox (ObjID & "Test")
            
        Else
            MsgBox ("Please select an object and try again.")
        End If
    Else
        MsgBox ("Please open a document, select an object, and try again.")
    End If
End function

RE: Find object's id - Indesign CS4/VBscript

The below script may help you:

Set myInDesign = CreateObject("InDesign.Application")
Set mySelection = myInDesign.Selection
msgbox(myselection.item(1).id)

RE: Find object's id - Indesign CS4/VBscript

(OP)
That worked perfect, Thanks.

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