But in the long run it’s easier to launch the ESTK as an independent application. The application can be found in Program Files/Adobe/Adobe Utilities/. I have a shortcut to the program (ExtendScript Toolkit.exe) on my desktop so I can launch it easily.
When saving a script, you can use any name, but you must use the extension .jsx. Where to save your script depends on your operating system; see the box “Where to Save Scripts” for details.
Like in InDesign, documents in the ESTK are displayed in the main window in tabs with each document’s name displayed in the tab. The first time you start the ESTK, several panels are opened as well. For our purposes the most important panel is the Console. This is the panel that ...