Packagecom.adobe.indesign
Classpublic class Preference
InheritancePreference Inheritance CSHostObject Inheritance flash.utils.Proxy
Subclasses AlignDistributePreference, AnchoredObjectDefault, AnchoredObjectSetting, AnimationSetting, AutoCorrectPreference, BaselineFrameGridOption, BevelAndEmbossSetting, BlendingSetting, Bullet, ButtonPreference, CaptionMetadataVariablePreference, ChangeGlyphPreference, ChangeGrepPreference, ChangeObjectPreference, ChangeTextPreference, ChangeTransliteratePreference, ChapterNumberPreference, ChapterNumberVariablePreference, CjkGridPreference, ClipboardPreference, ClippingPathSettings, ColorSetting, ConditionalTextPreference, ContentTransparencySetting, ContourOption, CustomTextVariablePreference, DataMerge, DataMergeOption, DataMergePreference, DateVariablePreference, DictionaryPreference, DirectionalFeatherSetting, DisplayPerformancePreference, DocumentPreference, DropShadowSetting, EPSExportPreference, EPSImportPreference, ExcelImportPreference, ExportForWebPreference, FeatherSetting, FileNameVariablePreference, FillTransparencySetting, FindChangeContentTransparencySetting, FindChangeFillTransparencySetting, FindChangeGlyphOption, FindChangeGrepOption, FindChangeObjectOption, FindChangeStrokeTransparencySetting, FindChangeTextOption, FindChangeTransliterateOption, FindChangeTransparencySetting, FindGlyphPreference, FindGrepPreference, FindObjectPreference, FindTextPreference, FindTransliteratePreference, FlattenerPreference, FootnoteOption, FrameFittingOption, GalleyPreference, GeneralPreference, GrabberPreference, GradientFeatherSetting, GraphicLayerOption, GridDataInformation, GridPreference, GridPrintingPreference, GuidePreference, ImageIOPreference, ImagePreference, IMEPreference, ImportedPageAttribute, InCopyExportOption, IndexOptions, InnerGlowSetting, InnerShadowSetting, InteractivePDFExportPreference, JPEGExportPreference, LayoutAdjustmentPreference, LayoutGridDataInformation, LinkingPreference, LinkMetadata, MarginPreference, MatchCharacterStylePreference, MatchParagraphStylePreference, MetadataPreference, MojikumiUiPreference, NotePreference, NumberingRestartPolicy, ObjectStyleContentEffectsCategorySettings, ObjectStyleFillEffectsCategorySettings, ObjectStyleObjectEffectsCategorySettings, ObjectStyleStrokeEffectsCategorySettings, OuterGlowSetting, PageItemDefault, PageNumberVariablePreference, PasteboardPreference, PDFAttribute, PDFExportPreference, PDFPlacePreference, PlaceGun, PolygonPreference, PreflightBookOption, PreflightOption, PrintBookletOption, PrintBookletPrintPreference, PrintPreference, SatinSetting, ScriptArg, ScriptPreference, SmartGuidePreference, SpellPreference, StoryGridDataInformation, StoryPreference, StrokeFillProxySetting, StrokeTransparencySetting, SWFExportPreference, TaggedTextExportPreference, TaggedTextImportPreference, TextDefault, TextEditingPreference, TextExportPreference, TextFramePreference, TextImportPreference, TextPreference, TextWrapPreference, TimingSetting, ToolBox, TrackChangesPreference, TransformPreference, TransparencyPreference, TransparencySetting, ViewPreference, WatermarkPreference, WordRTFImportPreference, XFLExportPreference, XMLExportPreference, XMLImportPreference, XMLPreference, XMLViewPreference



Public Properties
 PropertyDefined By
  eventListeners : EventListeners
[read-only] A collection of event listeners.
Preference
  events : Events
[read-only] A collection of events.
Preference
 InheritedhostObjectDelegate : HostObject
Getter for the delegate
CSHostObject
  isValid : Boolean
[read-only] Returns true if the object specifier resolves to valid objects.
Preference
  parent : Object
[read-only] The parent of the Preference (a Application, Document, XmlStory, Spread, FindChangeTransparencySetting, FindChangeStrokeTransparencySetting, FindChangeFillTransparencySetting, FindChangeContentTransparencySetting, MultiStateObject, Button, FormField, Sound, Movie, MediaItem, EPSText, Polygon, GraphicLine, Rectangle, Oval, SplineItem, ImportedPage, PICT, WMF, PDF, EPS, Image, Graphic, Group, TextFrame, PageItem, PageItemDefault, TransparencySetting, StrokeTransparencySetting, FillTransparencySetting, ContentTransparencySetting, FindObjectPreference, ChangeObjectPreference, Story, TextVariable, TextWrapPreference, Page, Book, Link, ObjectStyle, MasterSpread, NamedGrid, TextDefault, ParagraphStyle, InsertionPoint, TextStyleRange, Paragraph, TextColumn, Line, Word, Character, Text, FindTextPreference, ChangeTextPreference, FindGrepPreference, ChangeGrepPreference, FindTransliteratePreference, ChangeTransliteratePreference or DataMerge).
Preference
  properties : Object
A property that allows setting of several properties at the same time.
Preference
Public Methods
 MethodDefined By
  
addEventListenerPreference(eventTypeParam:String = null, handlerParam:Object = null, capturesParam:Boolean = false):EventListener
Adds an event listener.
Preference
 Inherited
filterArgsForHBAPI(args:Array):Array
[static] Function to clean up the argument list and put it into a format that makes sense for HBAPI.
CSHostObject
 Inherited
filterSingleObjectForHBAPI(value:Object):Object
[static]
CSHostObject
 Inherited
getClassObjectForName(className:String):HostObject
[static] This returns a "Class" object, meaning, a HostObject that can be used to make static function calls or get static properties
CSHostObject
  
getElements():Object
Resolves the object specifier, creating an array of object references.
Preference
 Inherited
getSpecialTranslation(className:String, ho:HostObject, expectedReturnType:Class, ownerName:String):*
[static]
CSHostObject
 Inherited
hostCall(name:String, expectedReturnType:Class, rawargs:Array):*
Encapsulates a function call to the host
CSHostObject
 Inherited
hostCallStatic(className:String, methodName:String, expectedReturnType:Class, rawargs:Array):*
[static] Implements a safe call of a static method on the host
CSHostObject
 Inherited
hostGet(name:String, expectedReturnType:Class):*
Encapsulates a property get to the host
CSHostObject
 Inherited
hostGetIndex(idx:Object, expectedReturnType:Class):*
Encapsulates a indexed get to the host
CSHostObject
 Inherited
hostGetStatic(className:String, propertyName:String, expectedReturnType:Class):*
[static] Implements a safe get of a static property on the host Used by for instance, all the enum implementations.
CSHostObject
 Inherited
hostSet(name:String, rawvalue:*):void
Encapsulates a property set to the host
CSHostObject
 Inherited
hostSetStatic(className:String, propertyName:String, rawvalue:*):*
[static] Implements a safe set of a static property on the host
CSHostObject
 Inherited
isDescendedFrom(clz:Class, ancClass:Class):Boolean
[static] Efficiently determines whether or not one class descends from another in inheritance hierarchy- class relationships are cached by the ClassUtils implementation- (uses org.as3commons lib to quickly discover class hierarchy.
CSHostObject
  
removeEventListenerPreference(eventTypeParam:String = null, handlerParam:Object = null, capturesParam:Boolean = false):Boolean
Removes the event listener.
Preference
 Inherited
replaceDefaultArgs(args:Array, defaultArgs:Array):Array
Function to tidy up arguments prior to call.
CSHostObject
  
toSpecifier():String
Retrieves the object specifier.
Preference
 Inherited
wrapReturnedHostObject(rawObject:Object, expectedReturnType:Class, client:CSHostObject, propertyName:String):*
[static] Method used on static/normal get/ hostcalls
CSHostObject
Protected Methods
 MethodDefined By
 Inherited
createWithArgs(args:Array):void
CSHostObject
 Inherited
hostCreate(args:Array):void
CSHostObject
Property Detail
eventListenersproperty
eventListeners:EventListeners  [read-only]

A collection of event listeners.


Implementation
    public function get eventListeners():EventListeners
eventsproperty 
events:Events  [read-only]

A collection of events.


Implementation
    public function get events():Events
isValidproperty 
isValid:Boolean  [read-only]

Returns true if the object specifier resolves to valid objects.


Implementation
    public function get isValid():Boolean
parentproperty 
parent:Object  [read-only]

The parent of the Preference (a Application, Document, XmlStory, Spread, FindChangeTransparencySetting, FindChangeStrokeTransparencySetting, FindChangeFillTransparencySetting, FindChangeContentTransparencySetting, MultiStateObject, Button, FormField, Sound, Movie, MediaItem, EPSText, Polygon, GraphicLine, Rectangle, Oval, SplineItem, ImportedPage, PICT, WMF, PDF, EPS, Image, Graphic, Group, TextFrame, PageItem, PageItemDefault, TransparencySetting, StrokeTransparencySetting, FillTransparencySetting, ContentTransparencySetting, FindObjectPreference, ChangeObjectPreference, Story, TextVariable, TextWrapPreference, Page, Book, Link, ObjectStyle, MasterSpread, NamedGrid, TextDefault, ParagraphStyle, InsertionPoint, TextStyleRange, Paragraph, TextColumn, Line, Word, Character, Text, FindTextPreference, ChangeTextPreference, FindGrepPreference, ChangeGrepPreference, FindTransliteratePreference, ChangeTransliteratePreference or DataMerge).


Implementation
    public function get parent():Object
propertiesproperty 
properties:Object

A property that allows setting of several properties at the same time.


Implementation
    public function get properties():Object
    public function set properties(value:Object):void
Method Detail
addEventListenerPreference()method
public function addEventListenerPreference(eventTypeParam:String = null, handlerParam:Object = null, capturesParam:Boolean = false):EventListener

Adds an event listener.

Parameters

eventTypeParam:String (default = null) — (String) The event type.
 
handlerParam:Object (default = null) — (Object) The event handler. Can accept: File or JavaScript Function.
 
capturesParam:Boolean (default = false) — (Boolean) This parameter is obsolete. (Optional)

Returns
EventListener
getElements()method 
public function getElements():Object

Resolves the object specifier, creating an array of object references.

Returns
Object
removeEventListenerPreference()method 
public function removeEventListenerPreference(eventTypeParam:String = null, handlerParam:Object = null, capturesParam:Boolean = false):Boolean

Removes the event listener.

Parameters

eventTypeParam:String (default = null) — (String) The registered event type.
 
handlerParam:Object (default = null) — (Object) The registered event handler. Can accept: File or JavaScript Function.
 
capturesParam:Boolean (default = false) — (Boolean) This parameter is obsolete. (Optional)

Returns
Boolean
toSpecifier()method 
public function toSpecifier():String

Retrieves the object specifier.

Returns
String