How to Convert QuarkXPress to InDesign CC 2017: Q2ID InDesign Plugins

Learn how to convert QuarkXPress to InDesign CC 2017 via Q2ID InDesign plugins by Markzware. Check out the simple steps in the following article and how-to video:

Do you have Adobe InDesign CC 2017, but can’t open a QuarkXPress document that you need to edit? You can get conversion software that can import QuarkXPress content into InDesign!

Many print, publishing and graphic arts companies worldwide continue to use Markzware‘s DTP solutions and conversion tools. Markzware’s Q2ID Bundle includes Adobe CC plugins for converting Quark to InDesign for Creative Cloud.

You can move data from a QXP document to an INDD document for CC 2017. Watch how, in this Q2ID demonstration video:

How to Convert QuarkXPress to InDesign CC 2017: Q2ID InDesign Plugins

Fast file conversion of complex QuarkXPress documents can be critical to deadline-driven InDesign CC 2017 workflows. Markzware’s Q2ID quickly re-creates details (colors, images, fonts, etc.) from a QXP file within an INDD file.

How to Convert QuarkXPress to InDesign CC 2017, Using Q2ID InDesign Plugins:
• Click “Markzware” in the InDesign CC 2017 Menu Bar and select “Convert QuarkXPress® Document…” from the Q2ID fly-out menu.
• Select the QuarkXPress file to convert and click Open. You will see a conversion progress bar. The QuarkXPress file will appear rebuilt in InDesign CC 2017.
• Save, close and reopen the new .indd file.
• Remap any missing fonts or images via the InDesign dialog.
• Re-save the new InDesign document.

Some InDesign CC plugins focus on file conversion. Q2ID enables InDesign users to produce industry-specific messages for target audiences, using QuarkXPress content.

Q2ID Benefits
• is a simple way to achieve data conversion from QuarkXPress to InDesign.
• provides seamless document conversion, so that you can access QXP content within a new INDD document, in just moments, eliminating time spent manually re-creating content.
• allows users to move QuarkXPress content into an INDD document, while preserving intellectual property.

Example of File Conversion, When Using Q2ID InDesign Plugins to
Convert QuarkXPress to InDesign CC 2017:

Markzware Q2ID for InDesign CC Object FramesHere are some of Q2ID’s cost-saving features:
1. Convert QuarkXPress® Document… – Clicking on this menu item will bring up an Open File window asking you to locate the QuarkXPress file you would like to convert.
2. Help… – Clicking this will bring up a small window with a few options.
When you select the Help… menu item, a small window appears with:
• the version number of Q2ID you are running.
• link to the Q2ID online manual, which opens your default web browser and takes you to the online Q2ID manual.
• link to the Markzware Tech Support Request Form, which opens your default web browser and takes you to the Markzware Online Technical Support Form.
3. Conversion progress bar – helps you to track the file conversion process.

InDesign plugins enable you to customize INDD documents to help meet your desktop publishing (DTP) requirements. Q2ID is compatible with several versions of QuarkXPress and can convert these QXP files into the INDD format.

The Q2ID CC Mac/Win 1 Year Bundle Subscription supports:
• InDesign CC 2017 Mac & Win
• InDesign CC 2015 Mac & Win
• InDesign CC 2014 Mac & Win
• InDesign CC Mac & Win
• InDesign CS6 Mac & Win
• InDesign CS5.5 Mac & Win
• InDesign CS5 Mac & Win

Markzware‘s Q2ID can help workflows to eliminate a file type that the organization no longer uses. Eliminating an unused file type can reduce the number of documents in obsolete archives on the company system.

Q2ID can convert QuarkXPress file content to InDesign, including:
• images
• layers
• colors
• blends
• tables
• runarounds
• text attributes
• page positioning
• linked text boxes
Markzware Q2ID LogoYou can use InDesign plugins for file conversion, then use InDesign features to increase productivity. Markzware’s conversion solutions offer customers a quick turnaround time, start to finish.

Buy Q2ID
The Q2ID Bundle Subscription includes plugins for InDesign CC-CC 2017 (Creative Cloud), and also for CS5-CS6 (Adobe Creative Suite), for Macintosh and Windows platforms. You can buy the Q2ID Bundle Subscription, via the Q2ID page, to access to all of these plugins, plus get free updates throughout the subscription term. See more document conversion solutions on the Markzware Products page.

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How to Convert QuarkXPress to InDesign CC 2017: Q2ID InDesign Plugins