|Acrolinx for Creative Cloud||1.2.3|
What You Should Know Before Installing
Before you install Acrolinx for Creative Cloud, make sure that you’ve the following installed:
|InDesign CC, InCopy CC||2015, 2017, 2018, 2019|
Check our Compatibility Guide if you want to know if Acrolinx for Creative Cloud works with your local platforms.
IntroductionYou can use Acrolinx for Creative Cloud to make content quality a part of your creative process.
To get started, review the following tasks and concepts:
Supported file types:
|InDesign Markup Document||*.idml|
|InDesign Markup Template||*.indt|
|InCopy Markup Document||*.icml|
|InCopy Markup Template||*.icmt|
Here's how to install Acrolinx:
- In a browser window, open the Acrolinx for Adobe CC page. You might need to sign in with your Adobe ID first.
- Click Install to install the Acrolinx for Adobe CC add-on.
After about a minute, a notification message appears briefly on your desktop to let you know that you installed the add-on. If you miss the notification, check your Creative Cloud desktop application Activity Stream.
Once you've installed the add-on, the Acrolinx menu will appear when you open or create a document.
If you're having trouble installing your add-on, refer to the Troubleshooting Adobe Add-ons guide.
You don't need to do anything to update Acrolinx for Adobe Creative Cloud, it happens automatically.
A notification message appears in your Creative Cloud desktop application to let you know that you updated the add-on.
Acrolinx is available as soon as you open or create a document, but you'll need to show the Sidebar before you can start checking.
To show the Sidebar, select Acrolinx > Show Sidebar in the menu.
You can also show or hide the Sidebar from the docking area.
To check a selection in InDesign, follow these steps:
Select an object or group of objects. Use the selection tools or select a layer.
For example, to check a table, select the whole table or the table layer.
in the Sidebar.
Make sure that you select an object or layer every time you run check selection.