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    7 comments  ·  Illustrator (Desktop) Bugs » SDK and Scripting  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

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    This issue is happening due to a security feature added in Illustrator to inform the user if any external application tries to execute a script in Illustrator.

    Solution: Update your Logitech options app to the latest version – https://www.logitech.com/en-in/product/options

    https://helpx.adobe.com/illustrator/kb/fix-scripting-error.html

    We heard from some users that above solution is not working for them, we are investigating this issue. Meanwhile users can try the below workaround

    Create a JSX file with the following content:
    app.preferences.setBooleanPreference(“ShowExternalJSXWarning”, false);
    Save the above JSX file. Now, go to File > Scripts > Other Script, and choose the newly saved jsx file.

    This will suppress the warning dialog and run the script.

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    Sonia Vivo commented  · 

    @Alan solution works. For those that are not familiar with code:
    1) Install a code editor like Visual studio Code (Free).
    2) Type @Alan solution:
    app.preferences.setBooleanPreference("ShowExternalJSXWarning", false)

    3) Save it on desktop as .jsx (write this at the end).
    4) Go to illustrator and do that: File > Scripts > Other Scripts

    Hopefully that helps!

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