Missing Links in InDesign? Check your file names.

A client is creating company documents in InDesign CC 2015, then packaging and zipping them to share with colleagues in other offices. But when some of the recipients unzip the archives and open the InDesign file, many of the links are missing. Yet, when the client sends me the zip archive, I can unzip and open the InDesign file without any missing links. What’s going on? As I dug into the links, I discovered that some of them had very long file names, and the main project folder name was a bit long. Why would this matter? InDesign sees a (Read more...)