Batch convert INDD files into IDML format
Follow these instructions to install a script that lets you batch convert your Adobe InDesign files to the IDML file format.
- Close all open documents in InDesign.
- Go to
- Right click on
Reveal in Finder(MacOS) or
Reveal in Explorer(Windows). If you experience any issues, try to open the Application folder instead.
- Unzip the 'batch_convert.jsxbin.zip' file.
- Copy the file
- Back in InDesign, under the
Scriptspanel, you should now find
- Click on
- In the pop-up, set
IDMLas the target format and choose an input and an output folder.
OK, and wait for the script to complete the batch conversion.
⚠️ The script was made by Peter Kahrel, who generously shared this along other useful scripts on this website. If you face any issues with this script, please reach out to Peter as we are sadly unable to troubleshoot in this regard.