Content Search InDesign Creative Suite 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.

Content search InDesign Creative Suite, using Markzware‘s search application, PageZephyr Search Mac:

Markzware develops advanced technology that helps creative professionals to maximize production. PageZephyr Search Mac is an amazing search tool for content creators and desktop publishing (DTP) workflows.

PageZephyr Search Mac has outstanding capabilities for content search in Adobe InDesign (INDD) files. It enables users to access InDesign files to find the words that you specify.

Example of a Content Search with PageZephyr Search Mac:
Markzware PageZephyr Search Mac Example 2This sample “contains” search returns all InDesign files that contain the word “lorem”. This also includes a larger word that contains the word lorem. In the Text Area, any matches are highlighted in yellow.
pagezephyr-search-logoPageZephyr Search Mac:

  • Indexes content in Apple Macintosh storage volumes with Spotlight enabled.
  • Supports InDesign CS through CC files.
  • Functions with or without the Adobe InDesign program.
  • Goes to the highlighted search term in InDesign for context awareness.

Extra Feature: Right-Clicking on a Filename
If you Right-Click on a filename in the Search Results area, a menu will pop up. You can choose either:

  • “Open” – PageZephyr Search will attempt to open the file in the latest InDesign version installed on your computer. The InDesign file will open, without showing you where your search word or phrase is located. Note: PageZephyr Search does not convert between InDesign versions.


  • “Show in Finder” – PageZephyr Search will reveal your InDesign file in a standard Finder window.

PageZephyr Search Mac is a stand-alone application to search InDesign documents and to view specified text. Search InDesign files for Adobe Creative Suite workflows with this user-friendly content search application. This video shows you how:

Content Search InDesign Creative Suite via
PageZephyr Search Mac

PageZephyr Search Mac can find relevant text in InDesign CS files and more.

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

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Content Search InDesign Creative Suite via PageZephyr Search Mac

Title: Content Search InDesign Creative Suite via PageZephyr Search Mac
Published on: May 21, 2015
Patty Talley

Strategic Marketing Analyst at Markzware

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