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XChange International announce limited time bundle offer of ID2Q and Q2ID conversion tools

For QuarkXPress and InDesign - perfect for printers, design studios and ad agencies (August 23, 2006)

XChange International, the source for extended technology worldwide, are pleased to announce the availability of the Q2ID and ID2Q bundle offer. Users can save substantial amounts of time with this powerful pair of conversion tools and can save $140.00 (£79.00) on the pair of products when purchased as a bundle until 29 September 2006.

ID2Q (InDesign to QuarkXPress) offers a quick and easy way to convert InDesign files into QuarkXPress documents. All elements of the InDesign document, including object positions, colors, text, text attributes, images, etc. are converted in a single operation. ID2Q7 allows you to select several conversion options and convert your files in a few easy steps. ID2Q7 also converts cross-platform files, converting Windows InDesign files to Macintosh QuarkXPress documents.

After installing ID2Q7, users simply select the Convert InDesign Files item from the Utility menu to open an InDesign document. Once open, users are presented with a dialog that includes several options for controlling the documents conversion. For text, users can choose to import InDesign style sheets, convert styled text to plain text, or remove all text. For pictures/graphics, users can convert with/without previews, or can choose to exclude the pictures and convert only the picture boxes. Hidden layers and objects that are on the pasteboard may be optionally converted as well.

 



Other features include:
? Support for ?runaround on all sides of an object ? InDesign documents converted to QuarkXPress are now able to have text runaround on all sides of the object
? An ID2Q preference has been added to the QuarkXPress preference menu. This menu gives the user the ability to select the language they would like the ID2Q menu to be displayed in. This preference also allows the user to synchronize the language displayed on ID2Q with the language of the operating system

System Requirements:
Supports Mac QuarkXPress v6.x on Mac systems running at least Mac OS X 10.2-PPC/10.4-Intel
Supports Mac QuarkXPress 7 on PPC Mac Systems and QuarkXPress 7.0.1 running under Rosetta® on Intel® Mac systems running Mac OS X 10.4 and higher
Converts Adobe InDesign v1.x to v4.0 documents ? Mac or Windows origin
Universal Binary and Windows versions coming soon

Q2ID (QuarkXPress to Adobe InDesign) offers users a quick and easy way to convert QuarkXPress files into a new Adobe InDesign document. This includes the intricate details of all objects of the document such as exact page positioning, color models, fonts and styles, images, as well as precise text attributes. Important items such as Tables, Layers, Blends, Runarounds, Linked Text boxes and Anchored boxes, PANTONE® colors and other color model specifications are instantly re-created within InDesign.

Conversion is enabled with a single click using InDesigns File->Open. The unequalled performance and accuracy of this award-winning conversion technology saves countless hours of scanning or re-keying and reformatting documents. Using the Q2ID batch processing capabilities enables the conversion of multiple files in one operation.

The product can convert QuarkXPress documents created on either the Microsoft Windows or Apple Macintosh OS, into Macintosh Adobe InDesign.

Features include:
? Repurposes legacy content from QuarkXPress files
? Preserves content, pages, layers and the documents overall look and feel
? Quick and easy to use

Supported Applications:
? Runs on Adobe InDesign v3 and v4 (CS and CS2) for Macintosh
? Converts QuarkXPress v3.3, v4.1, v5.0, v6.0 and v6.5 files
MACINTOSH ? OS v10.2 and higher, PowerMac G3 or higher, 512 MB free RAM, 250 MB free disk space
WINDOWS ? 2000, XP and higher, Pentium III or higher equivalent, 512 MB free RAM, 250 MB free disk space

The bundle offer is available now through XChange International for $317.00 (£179.00), normally $457.00 (£258.00), until 29 September 2006. To order, or for more information, users can visit www.xchangeuk.com. Email address is info@xchangeuk.com.

XChange are a leading supplier of desktop graphic and publishing applications, QuarkXTension® technology; Adobe InDesign®, Acrobat® and Photoshop® Plug-ins® and other design and publishing utilities. XChange offer extended technology products from across the world specific to the graphic design, print and publishing industries and make them available to an extensive user base via their printed catalogue or online at their web site. The company are headquartered in Central London and also offer specialist training on many of the solutions they sell.


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