A script that makes the job of resizing an InDesign document much simpler
It’s happened to all of us. For one reason or another you have to resize a document that you’ve pretty much completed. You have a couple of choices built in to InDesign: liquid layout or layout adjustment.
Both feature kind of work, but require you to make certain choices, and if they’re not correct you wind up with either objects on the pasteboard (if shrinking the page size) or (if enlarging it) enough white space to make Jony Ive jealous. Fiddling around with this stuff is about as much fun to me as drawing a clipping path.
Enter Quick Resize, a script from developer Ariel Walden (www.id-extras.com). The website description of this script states: “QuickResize presents a simple window where you can input the new size you’d like the current InDesign document to be.”
Based on my test drive, simple is a very accurate description. Let’s take a look.. . . .
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