When European number separators are used in an Excel spreadsheet (for example, "1.234,567") and the spreadsheet is placed into an Adobeﾮ InDesignﾮ 2.0 document, the number separators are imported incorrectly. For example, "1.234,567" is imported as "1,234.567". The Excel Import Filter update resolves this issue.
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Note: If you are using InDesign 2.0, you must update to version 2.0.1, then update to version 2.0.2 before installing this update. If you are using InDesign 2.0.1, then you must update to version 2.0.2 before installing this update. You can verify which InDesign version you have installed from the Component Information dialog box. To open this dialog box, press Control and select About InDesign from the Help menu.
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1. If InDesign 2.0.2 is running, exit the program.
2. Open the InDesign 2.0 program folder (to locate this folder, search your computer for a folder named "InDesign 2.0").
3. Open the Plug-ins folder in the InDesign 2.0 program folder.
4. Move the Sangam Preferences UI file from the Excel Import Filter Update folder (which you unzipped after downloading) to the Filters folder in the Plug-ins folder. When prompted whether you would like to replace a file with the same name, select Yes.
5. Open the Filters folder in the Plug-ins folder.
6. Move the Reader For Excel file from the Excel Import Filter Update folder (which you unzipped after downloading) to the Sangam Readers folder in the Filters folder. When prompted whether you would like to replace a file with the same name, select Yes.
7. Launch InDesign 2.0.2.
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