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Frequently Asked Questions About Documaker Studio (Doc ID 1090019.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 06, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Documaker - Version 11.4 to 12.4
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Documaker Studio, Documaker Batch Processing, DMStudio, Documaker Workstation, Installation, Registry, DLLs, Local, Network, VM, FAQ, iPPS, XML, z/OS, Environment, Mainframe, QR Barcode, Overflow, Grouping, Group Pagination, SetOrigin, Overflow, PDF, Hyperlink, Adobe, LBYProc, Barcode, PDF Print, PDF output, DownloadFonts, AdjustTextWidth, Embed fonts, Embedded Fonts, FXR, Special Characters, AFP Viewer, Text Area, Multi Page Text Area
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The purpose of this FAQ is to answer questions about Documaker Studio.

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 Can an XML file be used as an input file in a mainframe environment?
 What is the registry entry for Documaker Studio during installation?
 Does Documaker Studio support a QR Barcode (QR code)?
 Does Documaker Studio support Group Pagination and honor image SetOrigin values when overflowing?
 Does Documaker Studio support OpenType fonts (OTF)?
 When generating PDF, can Documaker embed a specific barcode font without embedding all other fonts used during processing? 
 When managing and maintaining resources from a Resource Library, are the resource files backwards compatible? Could there be problems?
 What should I look for when I am unable to open a workspace?
 Is is safe to copy Documaker Studio install directories from one machine to another without reinstalling?
 If a FAP (Section) has a hidden field and there is no data for the field, how should this be setup to remove the white space that is left because there is one space there as a placeholder for the field? Is there a way to remove this space?
 User is having an issue with the shading in text area not growing and shrinking based on change in variable length. It remains constant although it needs to grow and shrink based on variable length. Is there a way to address this?
 What INI option  can be used to specify the folder used by Documaker Studio to create the TRACE file?
 How does a composer join two or more text areas on a multi page section when a table was removed from the center of two text areas?
 Are there INI settings needed to view the AFP output file properly or is there another AFP viewer that should be used?
 Is a Documaker Server re-start required after forms promotion?
 How can we prohibit the users from accessing the components being promoted outside of stopping the Documaker Server?
 Does Documaker Studio display completely in Japanese or will some of the text display in English?
 Is there a fix for the following months incorrect spelled in the Portuguese local:
 Can Paragraph (PAR) files be selected from the Compile to Print in the Conversion Manager?
 Why does the "About" screen in Documaker Studio not match the Summary Report after creating the report of patches?
 Why are differences being found with the Unique IDs when using an .XDD dictionary in Documaker Studio?
 How do you get Studio to import DAL scripts?
 Can you share XDD files?
 Can you import spreadsheets into the XDD and the FDB?
 Can you use the same workspace for development and production purposes?
 Does Studio require Internet Explorer?
 What do you if Studio just stops when “putting” a file?
 What is the maximum length for a table name?
 Why does my firewall give an error when processing a batch?
 How are embedded LOG files compressed?
 What causes Studio to not recognize a document from the Documaker Add-In for Word?
 What system DLL enables Microsoft Word to save a document as a FAP file?
 Can you shrink a section?
 Does Studio support GIF files?
 Why do graphics appear as one size in some applications and another size in Studio?
 Does Studio use the FAPCOMP.INI file?
 What is the difference between the XRF and FXR files?
 Why does text sometimes print lower on landscape forms?
 How does the system name FAP files when they become multiple output files?
 How do you delete fonts from the FMRes library?
 How do you make sure you are using the right USERINFO file?
 Can you keep the USERINFO file in an SQL or DB2 database?

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