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Haze
Updating table with Excel spreadsheet
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on Sep 5, 2006 at 9:49:10 am

Hi everyone

I have recently started to use the Table function in InDesign CS2. I find it very useful as it can import Excel files direct to InDesign.

However I wonder if anyone here knows if it


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Thumbslinger
Re: Updating table with Excel spreadsheet
on Sep 5, 2006 at 3:15:11 pm

I tried this once with a little success. But, it was setting a style for a table, importing Excel as an unformatted table then applying the table style.

It's been a while since I did that but I didn't have any plug-ins that I remember.

However, it was basic colorings of cells and dotted rules.

I've also restyled the Excel file with the basic same styles (colors really) and then brought that in as a formatted table and cut down some rework.



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Haze
Re: Updating table with Excel spreadsheet
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on Sep 6, 2006 at 9:14:50 am

Thanks for your reply

Could you please tell me how you applied the table style afterwards? Did you do it manually or using some style functions in InDesign? I tried using Object Style but it doesn


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