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Ariel
Keymaster

    Hi Marco,

    I had a look at the file.

    The reason it’s not working for you is that all the text frames are threaded together in one long story.

    To get it to work, you’ll need to split each text frame so that each frame is a separate story.

    So, after you paste your list of names from Excel, and create one long story with 10,000 names, you’ll need to separate each frame!

    The good news is that there’s a script that comes with InDesign that does that with one click. It’s called “Split Story.jsx”, and you’ll find it in the Scripts Panel in InDesign, inside the folder Application > Samples.

    So, select a text frame, run Split Story, and then run Fit Text, and everything should work.

    Does that make sense?

    Ariel