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Protect local styling

Script for InDesign. Written and tested in InDesign 2020 by Kasyan.

This script is used for processing text created in Word and placed into the current InDesign document. It finds the following local formatting and saves them as character styles:

Note: I removed Book font style because of a bug in InDesign.

Finally, it clears all overrides. The main idea is to keep all the necessary formatting and get rid of all superfluous one.


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After


I wrote it for my own needs: it’s used as a part of my Export to HTML for business.ua site script.
I also know a few analogous scripts:

Click here to download the script.