Adobe Creative Suite Content Search InDesign via PageZephyr Search Mac

Note: PageZephyr and PageZephyr Search have been DISCONTINUED. Please see our Products page for current Markzware offerings. Markzware also has ID Util, which can help you to view Adobe InDesign stories.

Adobe Creative Suite content search InDesign, with Markzware‘s search application, PageZephyr Search Mac:

Markzware provides InDesign file handlers with helpful solutions for desktop publishing (DTP) workflows. Markzware‘s software solves real-world problems for Adobe InDesign CS users and content creators. PageZephyr Search can performs InDesign CS (Creative Suite) content search on the Macintosh platform.

A company may not have sufficient resources to meet customer demand for content. With content creators often handling many tasks, time-saving search software could help to ease the burden. PageZephyr Search Mac can help you to find text to edit for content creation, without requiring you to outsource.

Example of a Content Search with PageZephyr Search Mac:
Markzware PageZephyr Search Mac Example 4In the above example, the first two searches were combined, using the “All” operator. This means that a filename ending in “indd” AND text containing “lorem” must both be found. This is a very strict search and can return a smaller list of files than an “Any” search for the same term.

The PageZephyr Search Mac content search application:

  • supports Adobe InDesign CS through CC files, yet does not require InDesign programs to be installed. If an appropriate InDesign version is loaded, users can open documents in InDesign. They can also copy and paste text into a favorite text editor or program.
  • indexes content within Apple Macintosh storage volumes that have Spotlight enabled.
  • enables users to search InDesign (INDD) documents for text content, located in Spotlight-indexable local volumes. Users can view the found text in PageZephyr Search.
  • goes to the highlighted search term in InDesign for context awareness.

pagezephyr-search-logoExtra Feature: Right-Clicking on a highlighted word or phrase
If you Right-Click on a highlighted word or phrase, a popup menu will give you two choices:
Show Selection in Document – PageZephyr Search will attempt to open the file in your latest InDesign version. It will highlight the text for your search term, in context within the InDesign document.
Copy – will copy the highlighted text to your clipboard, so you can paste it into other applications.

PageZephyr Search is a stand-alone content search tool from Markzware that allows people to find keywords. Users can either open the document in InDesign or copy out the text.

Search InDesign files for Adobe Creative Suite INDD workflows. This video shows you how, using Markzware’s content search application:

Adobe Creative Suite Content Search InDesign via
PageZephyr Search Mac

Markzware’s PageZephyr Search Mac can find and display text in InDesign CS files.

You can find text to edit for quality content creation to reach potential buyers. PageZephyr Search Mac is dependable content search that you can use for a high return on investment.

PageZephyr Search Mac can search InDesign CS or CC native files on Macintosh. For more information on Markzware’s search application, please visit the PageZephyr Search page. More desktop publishing (DTP) software for creative professionals is available, via the Markzware Products page.

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Adobe Creative Suite Content Search InDesign via PageZephyr Search Mac

Title: Adobe Creative Suite Content Search InDesign via PageZephyr Search Mac
Published on: May 28, 2015
Patty Talley

Strategic Marketing Analyst at Markzware

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