InPreflight 3 Version Control

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Sep 22, 2021

Removed beta expiry date.

The “badfolder” column is now hidden.

The warning icon now appears in the Links table.

Grayscale color mode of links is now reported.

Black and White color mode of links is now reported.

Links sort order by name is now case-insensitive.

Black & White replaced with Black and White to match InDesign terminology.

Previous Updates


Sep 19, 2021

Fixed potential crash of the Preferences window.

The Preferences menu is removed until any preferences are implemented.

The Preflight Presets menu/shortcut now functions.


Sep 15, 2021

Fixed an issue in which some operations could fail if file path contained double quotation marks.

Fixed an issue in packaging failed if the option to collect fonts was disabled.

UI improvements in the Advanced Packaging window.

Various fixes and improvements in processing steps.


Sep 12, 2021

‘Include paragraph styles’ checkbox now functions as expected.

Paragraph styles report in all reports, when enabled.

The “Package with InDesign” feature is now implemented.

Secondary clicks on the Preflight (advanced packaging) button during processing are now ignored.

Fixed various buttons appearance on pre-Big Sur systems.


Sep 9, 2021

Manual delivery now is also working as expected.


Sep 7, 2021

Fixed a crash that could happen when packaging files with links that don’t contain any nested links.

Delivery is now working.


Sep 2, 2021

Packaging of preflighted files added from the main window now works as expected.


Aug 31, 2021

Fixed potential crash on pre-Catalina systems.


Aug 30, 2021

Adding preflighted file to advanced packaging.

“Overwrite existing folders” option now works as expected.

Fixed an issue where an existing fonts folder wasn’t replaced when expected.

Exceptions are now caught for certain multi-threaded operations


Aug 28, 2021

Fixed appearance glitches in some buttons and text fields on macOS Mojave and earlier.


Aug 23, 2021

Min width for doc split view is now constrained.

Improved behavior of Fonts/Colors splitters.

Improved tables appearance on Big Sur.

Much faster check for color mode of .ai files.

Application name is now shown without extension.

The Package… button becomes disabled once any new files are added.

Current preflighted file is automatically added to packaging when opening the Advanced Packaging window.

Nested links in placed Illustrator and InDesign files are now collected.

If Document fonts folder isn’t created due to legitimate reasons (all fonts are missing or no fonts), packaging isn’t interrupted with an error alert anymore.

The main window now shows up after batch preflight and packaging.

Progress is shown when relinking to packaged links.


Aug 11, 2021

Batch packaging is now ready for testing.


Aug 9, 2021

Create text preflight reports (regular or tab-delimited).


Jul 8, 2021

Fixed scrolling issue in the paragraph styles report table.

Fixed an issue in which fonts weren’t listed for some documents.

Swatch boxes of gradients are now hidden until gradient display is implemented (same with mixed inks).


Jun 28, 2021

Fixed an issue in which the Kind of certain .ai files wasn’t reported.

Basic batch preflight and packaging functionality is now implemented (but not the UI settings yet).


Jun 15, 2021

Preflighting fonts is now much faster (10+ times faster for some files)


Jun 14, 2021

Fixed scrolling issues in the Report Setup window.

Batch preflighting is now functioning. (Note: batch packaging isn’t available yet).


Jun 9, 2021

The Open and Reveal in Finder buttons now work as expected.


Jun 7, 2021

Fixed page size representation for locales with the comma decimal separator.


May 31, 2021

Document bleed/slug values are now accurate.

Fixed an issue in which mixed page sizes were reported for some documents with a single page size.

Improved page size representation in millimeters.


May 28, 2021

File names with umlauts and other special characters now appear as expected.

Fixed various issues in the Fonts table in the Report Setup window.

Fixed value selection issues in the Fonts preset settings.

Fixed a crash that could happen when creating a new rule in the Fonts preset settings when a text field is active.


May 25, 2021

Fixed an issue in which the fonts style of missing fonts was duplicated in their names

Tab in missing font names replaced by space.

Reveal fonts in Finder.


May 12, 2021

Fixed an issue in which InPreflight launched InDesign 2021 instead of working with the currently open version of InDesign.

Page size is now reported in doc info [mixed sized not implemented yet]


May 13, 2021

UI fixes.


May 10, 2021

Link pages are now reported correctly.

Sorting links by page number now works as expected.

Grayscale mode of .ai files.


May 8, 2021

Misc fixes.