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Start up folder for InDesign (InCopy) scripts

Startup scripts folder in InDesign CS3 – 4 is not created by default, so you have to create it manually. The scripts in this folder are executed every time when InDesign (InCopy) launches.

It can be created in two locations:

To quickly get there you can right click either Application or User folder in Scripts Panel and choose Reveal in Explorer (Finder).

Note: The name of the folder should be exactly Startup Scripts and it should be inside Scripts folder, for example:
C:\Program Files\Adobe\Adobe InDesign CS3\Scripts\Startup Scripts

In the recent versions of InDesign — e.g. CC 2018 — this folder is already created on installation.

To install a start-up script, copy it into this folder and restart InDesign (InCopy).

To uninstall it, just remove it from this folder and restart InDesign (InCopy).

Here's more information on installing scripts.