Applies to- QuarkXPress 2018 on Mac OS and Windows OS.


Summary- QuarkXPress 2018 integrates V8 JavaScript engine (ECMAScript) to support scripting on both Mac and Windows platforms. AppleScript still supported.

  • QuarkXPress 2018 introduces two new palettes
    1. Java Script - to manage and run Java Script as an application level palette and can run java script with single or multiple projects.
    2. Java Script Debugger – you can view errors or messages on console and further explore the functions exposed in QuarkXPress. This palette integrates standard Chrome Developer Tools, you can import the scripts and run the debugger as well.
  • Several sample scripts provided intended to give the guidance on scripting, so the users can use them as is or make a copy to modify to suit their needs.


     Double click Samples -->