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How to upload HTML Resources and PDF files?

Semana_iPad
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How to upload HTML Resources and PDF files?

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Neil_Enns_-_Ado
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Employee
Employee

We do not currently have support for uploading shared resources via the UI.

Neil

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Neil_Enns_-_Ado
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Employee
Employee

We do not currently have support for uploading shared resources via the UI.

Neil

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jeffreyp6484616
Level 2
Level 2

Does that mean no HTML overlays on INDD pages? Just .oam's? Or am I missing something basic?

Neil_Enns_-_Ado
Employee
Employee

HTML overlays work just fine on InDesign pages, as do Edge files.

Neil

Bob_Bringhurst_
Employee
Employee

In DPS folios, a lot of publishers used the HTMLResources.zip file as a way to link to PDF files so that tapping a button would display the PDF file in an in-app browser. At this time, neither shared HTML resources nor linking to PDF files is supported in DPS 2015. But as Neil pointed out, InDesign-based HTML overlays work just fine in DPS 2015.

jeffreyp6484616
Level 2
Level 2

Forgive my confusion: Does this mean that for HTML overlays, the content must be hosted somewhere and is loaded remotely, instead of contained in the HTMLResources.zip file and available even when the app is used without an internet connection?

Like I say, I may be missing something basic about the workflow.


Sorry--brain fart. I was thinking all of the supporting files were in the HTMLResources.zip. Forgot that they just had to be in the folder with the index.html file.