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Toggle vertical justification for a text frame Indesign script

//Assign a keyboard shortcut for effective use
if (app.selection[0].hasOwnProperty("textFramePreferences")) {
	if (app.selection[0].textFramePreferences.verticalJustification == VerticalJustification.TOP_ALIGN) {
		app.selection[0].textFramePreferences.verticalJustification = VerticalJustification.CENTER_ALIGN;
	} else if (app.selection[0].textFramePreferences.verticalJustification == VerticalJustification.CENTER_ALIGN) {
		app.selection[0].textFramePreferences.verticalJustification = VerticalJustification.BOTTOM_ALIGN;
	} else if (app.selection[0].textFramePreferences.verticalJustification == VerticalJustification.BOTTOM_ALIGN) {
		app.selection[0].textFramePreferences.verticalJustification = VerticalJustification.TOP_ALIGN;
	}
}
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<table class="highlighttable"><tr><td class="linenos"><div class="linenodiv"><pre><a href="#L-1"> 1</a> <a href="#L-2"> 2</a> <a href="#L-3"> 3</a> <a href="#L-4"> 4</a> <a href="#L-5"> 5</a> <a href="#L-6"> 6</a> <a href="#L-7"> 7</a> <a href="#L-8"> 8</a> <a href="#L-9"> 9</a> <a href="#L-10">10</a></pre></div></td><td class="code"><div class="highlight"><pre><span></span><span id="L-1"><a name="L-1"></a><span class="c1">//Assign a keyboard shortcut for effective use</span> </span><span id="L-2"><a name="L-2"></a><span class="k">if</span> <span class="p">(</span><span class="nx">app</span><span class="p">.</span><span class="nx">selection</span><span class="p">[</span><span class="mi">0</span><span class="p">].</span><span class="nx">hasOwnProperty</span><span class="p">(</span><span class="s2">&quot;textFramePreferences&quot;</span><span class="p">))</span> <span class="p">{</span> </span><span id="L-3"><a name="L-3"></a> <span class="k">if</span> <span class="p">(</span><span class="nx">app</span><span class="p">.</span><span class="nx">selection</span><span class="p">[</span><span class="mi">0</span><span class="p">].</span><span class="nx">textFramePreferences</span><span class="p">.</span><span class="nx">verticalJustification</span> <span class="o">==</span> <span class="nx">VerticalJustification</span><span class="p">.</span><span class="nx">TOP_ALIGN</span><span class="p">)</span> <span class="p">{</span> </span><span id="L-4"><a name="L-4"></a> <span class="nx">app</span><span class="p">.</span><span class="nx">selection</span><span class="p">[</span><span class="mi">0</span><span class="p">].</span><span class="nx">textFramePreferences</span><span class="p">.</span><span class="nx">verticalJustification</span> <span class="o">=</span> <span class="nx">VerticalJustification</span><span class="p">.</span><span class="nx">CENTER_ALIGN</span><span class="p">;</span> </span><span id="L-5"><a name="L-5"></a> <span class="p">}</span> <span class="k">else</span> <span class="k">if</span> <span class="p">(</span><span class="nx">app</span><span class="p">.</span><span class="nx">selection</span><span class="p">[</span><span class="mi">0</span><span class="p">].</span><span class="nx">textFramePreferences</span><span class="p">.</span><span class="nx">verticalJustification</span> <span class="o">==</span> <span class="nx">VerticalJustification</span><span class="p">.</span><span class="nx">CENTER_ALIGN</span><span class="p">)</span> <span class="p">{</span> </span><span id="L-6"><a name="L-6"></a> <span class="nx">app</span><span class="p">.</span><span class="nx">selection</span><span class="p">[</span><span class="mi">0</span><span class="p">].</span><span class="nx">textFramePreferences</span><span class="p">.</span><span class="nx">verticalJustification</span> <span class="o">=</span> <span class="nx">VerticalJustification</span><span class="p">.</span><span class="nx">BOTTOM_ALIGN</span><span class="p">;</span> </span><span id="L-7"><a name="L-7"></a> <span class="p">}</span> <span class="k">else</span> <span class="k">if</span> <span class="p">(</span><span class="nx">app</span><span class="p">.</span><span class="nx">selection</span><span class="p">[</span><span class="mi">0</span><span class="p">].</span><span class="nx">textFramePreferences</span><span class="p">.</span><span class="nx">verticalJustification</span> <span class="o">==</span> <span class="nx">VerticalJustification</span><span class="p">.</span><span class="nx">BOTTOM_ALIGN</span><span class="p">)</span> <span class="p">{</span> </span><span id="L-8"><a name="L-8"></a> <span class="nx">app</span><span class="p">.</span><span class="nx">selection</span><span class="p">[</span><span class="mi">0</span><span class="p">].</span><span class="nx">textFramePreferences</span><span class="p">.</span><span class="nx">verticalJustification</span> <span class="o">=</span> <span class="nx">VerticalJustification</span><span class="p">.</span><span class="nx">TOP_ALIGN</span><span class="p">;</span> </span><span id="L-9"><a name="L-9"></a> <span class="p">}</span> </span><span id="L-10"><a name="L-10"></a><span class="p">}</span> </span></pre></div> </td></tr></table>
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