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Limiting Matches with GREP in InDesign

InDesign Magazine issue 74 coverThis article appeared in Issue 74 of InDesign Magazine.

Copyeditors dread bibliographies, especially if a publisher insists on their own format. That insistence can easily lead to many repetitive corrections that numb both the mind and the fingers. But we can use that repetitiveness to our advantage, because where there’s a consistent pattern of errors, there’s an opportunity to fix them with GREP.

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Peter Kahrel is the author of several eBooks on InDesign and scripting, including GREP in InDesign, published by CreativePro Network. He also wrote the feature article on "Getting a Grip on GREP" in InDesign Magazine Issue 59.