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PUBLISHING SOLUTIONS RELEASES AUTOPRICE SOFTWARE FOR ADOBE INDESIGN CS7
CREATIVE CLOUD USERS
intricate data entry, saving time and money: AutoPrice links
databases to InDesign® documents, automating previously costly,
time-intensive and tedious manual entry of prices and other material;
greater document flexibility: With AutoPrice, records can be
extracted from any type of database and placed anywhere within InDesign
documents. Updating, reformatting, revising, batch processing and versioning
become relatively effortless, reducing errors and accelerating production
cycles. Users can create more flexible catalogs, and similar publications
in less time;
graphics: AutoPrice can also be used to instantly insert or
swap out product pictures, logos or any type of graphic image;
with existing workflows: AutoPrice software is compatible with
all versions of the Adobe InDesign applications.
IL– March 10, 2014– Meadows Publishing Solutions
today announced the release of AutoPrice for Adobe InDesign CS7 Creative
Cloud, supporting both Macintosh and Windows-based platforms. AutoPrice
is a powerful, yet easy to use, tool for linking text and graphics in
any type of database to Adobe® InDesign documents, vastly streamlining
production. Proven over 18 years by many of the largest catalog and financial
publishers throughout the world, AutoPrice has set the standard for plug-in
based data connectivity software.
the name implies, AutoPrice is engineered to automate the process of inserting,
updating and versioning prices for catalogs, retail flyers and similar
publications. It is also ideal for updating timetables, phone lists or
any other type of information that can be referenced from a database or
spreadsheet file. For more information about MPS software, please visit
extracts and updates prices (or other data) via “placeholders”
within documents that are linked to records in any type of database or
spreadsheet. Placeholders can be positioned anywhere on the page, even
within running text, and can be styled without restriction for maximum
design possibilities. Raw database prices can also be styled in virtually
any fashion as they are extracted.
catalogs, flyers, timetables and similar publications can be created and
manipulated in less time. Users can update, reformat, revise and spin
off multiple versions with far less effort, thereby reducing errors and
accelerating production cycles. A single command can update (re-price)
an entire publication from a revised database. The AutoPrice database
engine is mature, field-tested and proven to be lightning-fast, typically
requiring no more than a few seconds to completely update a page.
Graphics, Generate Reports, Batch Process
AutoPrice also supports graphic file import and
exchange, which includes advanced searching and error reporting capabilities.
Comprehensive and fully-featured report generation aids proofing, billing
or index generation. For large projects and multiple files, AutoPrice
supplies selectable batch processing, also complete with full reporting.
An entire catalog containing hundreds of individual documents can be fully
processed within minutes.
is now available for InDesign Creative Cloud, as well as previous versions
of the application, from Meadows Publishing Solutions and its distributors.
For more information, please visit www.meadowsps.com
Meadows Publishing Solutions
Meadows Publishing Solutions is a software development and integration
company specializing in commercial and custom plug-in modules for Adobe
InDesign and Adobe Acrobat® as well as other extensible technologies.
Meadows has developed a number of popular software packages for the database
publishing and variable data printing markets, including their award-winning
products AutoPrice™ and DesignMerge®. Founded in 1991, Meadows
is based just outside of Chicago in Schaumburg, Illinois.
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