Preflight QuarkXPress 2018 for Print Quality Control: FlightCheck Mac

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Preflight QuarkXPress 2018 files for print quality control, via FlightCheck Mac, pre press software by Markzware:

You could run into printing problems, if all required items are not in place, by the time your document is sent to print. File issues, such as low image resolution or items flowing over boundaries, can cause havoc at press time. A macOS application can assure optimum print quality.

Markzware is an industry-leading software developer of desktop publishing (DTP) software and solutions. Markzware’s FlightCheck Mac application can generate a report, after checking the quality of files created in common page layout applications.

Publishing professionals should be familiar with preflight terms and the preflighting process. You can get more information on preflighting, by viewing this FlightCheck video:

Preflight QuarkXPress 2018 for Print Quality Control: FlightCheck Mac

Experienced print businesses know to include preflighting in their prepress process. Many Markzware FlightCheck users are known for high-quality preflighting of print advertisements, image brochures, and illustrated books.

How to Preflight QuarkXPress 2018 for Print Quality Control:
• Install and activate FlightCheck preflight software.
• Click on your preferred checkboxes in FlightCheck’s Preferences and Ground Controls.
• Set Ground Control items to Off, Warning, or Error, depending on the needs of your print workflow.
• Drag and drop your QuarkXPress 2018 file(s) onto the FlightCheck icon to begin the preflighting process.
• FlightCheck will alert you to the potential printing problems that you specified.

Markzware has great news for QuarkXPress users in print, publishing, and graphic arts workflows! FlightCheck preflighting software was recently upgraded to accommodate print quality checks for QuarkXPress 2018 files.

Check files for printing quality (by Markzware) – $199
FlightCheck is a stand-alone application that checks files for printing quality. It supports: InDesign (of course), Acrobat PDF (v3.0 – CC 2017), Illustrator, Photoshop, PageMaker, FreeHand, QuarkXPress, Word, CorelDRAW, EPS, TIFF, and many others.


FlightCheck can benefit your business:
• assures your associates and clients that a preflight checklist has been completed before delivery.
• enables team members to stay up to date on a specific print job, using a single folder.
• allows users to increase company profit.
• lets you use configurable Ground Controls to manage preflighting for a particular file.
• enables preflighting that is much less taxing than executing a complicated visual check.
• supports PDF, INDD, PSD, AI, QXP, PostScript, EPS, TIFF, and other print file types.

FlightCheck Mac Feature to Help When You
Preflight QuarkXPress 2018 for Print Quality Control:

Markzware FlightCheck Mac Custom Views and Report Filters Popup Menu to Preflight QuarkXPress 2018 for Print Quality Control
Click Markzware FlightCheck Custom Views and Report Filters popup menu,
to see filters available for the open job. The list shows the detected items.

Publishers can take advantage of FlightCheck’s amazing features for preflighting:
• batch preflighting to check multiple files in one preflighting session, to allow a higher production level.
• support to accommodate workflows that use multiple file types.
• customizable Ground Controls.
• support for many languages, including English, German, Dutch, French, and Spanish.
• file collection to package fonts, graphics, and the native .QXP (or other print file) into one job folder.
• warnings of potential printing errors found.
• support for InDesign CC 2018 and other print file types.

Markzware FlightCheck will help you check your documents to make sure that everything your printer service needs will be available when required. FlightCheck makes it easier to collect files with all fonts and images required for the print job. It gathers print files into one folder, including fonts, images, and the native document.

Markzware FlightCheck Mac’s Page Layout Window to
Preflight QuarkXPress 2018 for Print Quality Control:

FlightCheck Mac's Page Layout Window to Preflight QuarkXPress 2018 for Print Quality Control
FlightCheck can scan Adobe Creative Cloud and other DTP file types:
• InDesign
• Illustrator
• QuarkXPress
• Photoshop
• and more

You think your .qxp document looks great on your monitor? You may have an image that looks acceptable on your computer screen, yet may not print as a perfect match.

Some common file problems that FlightCheck can inspect include:
• images
• colors
• fonts
• file format
• transparencies
• ink density
• page size
• trapping

“What I love most is the increased capability of converting print layouts to digital layouts (and vice versa). This, together with Quark’s unmatched typographic control and the new OpenType functionality, gives me complete flexibility to produce high-quality designs for both print and online publications.” 5/5

– Julie Foster Beta Tester, FosterHough freelance design and production, UK

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Graphic designers should review items before packaging, including layout, fonts, text, images, color and effects. FlightCheck can collect all of the used images into a folder, with fonts and other items that need to be together, before sending to print.

For more information on Markzware‘s pre-press software to check digital files for print quality control, see the FlightCheck page. For more desktop publishing (DTP) and printing solutions, see the Markzware Products page.

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Preflight QuarkXPress 2018 for Print Quality Control: FlightCheck Mac

Title: Preflight QuarkXPress 2018 for Print Quality Control: FlightCheck Mac
Published on: September 11, 2018
Patty Talley

Strategic Marketing Analyst at Markzware

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