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  • DigiCorn
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Re: Command Workstation VDP
Reply #15
I do all the assigning at CWS. I don't try to assign it when sending from the driver.
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Re: Command Workstation VDP
Reply #16
Are you making a PDF of the data file or can you use the .csv?
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Re: Command Workstation VDP
Reply #17
No. The files in CWS must be native, but not a supporting file, if that makes sense.
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Re: Command Workstation VDP
Reply #18
So PDF?
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Re: Command Workstation VDP
Reply #19
PDF is probably easiest but you can also print to the hold queue direct from InDesign, Illy, PS, Word, etc.
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