With MarkzTools for InDesign, users don’t need IDML to open a higher version InDesign file in a lower version.
MarkzTools for InDesign can open InDesign CS6 or higher file versions in a lower version, without IDML.
InDesign CS6 users can buy MarkzTools for customers who submit InDesign CS5 versions.
Those customers can then open InDesign CS6 files, without IDML.
- Without MarkzTools:
Save the InDesign CS6 file as an IDML file.
Then, the recipient can open that IDML file in InDesign CS5.
- With MarkzTools:
The recipient can open InDesign CS6 within InDesign CS5.
MarkzTools for InDesign allows InDesign CS5 users to convert InDesign CS6 files directly to CS5, without an IDML file.
No more asking your customer to send an IDML file in addition to the native file.
Convert InDesign CS6 to Adobe InDesign CS5 with
MarkzTools for InDesign
How to Use MarkzTools for InDesign
• Go to the MarkzTools menu.
• Select “Convert InDesign Document“.
• Select the InDesign document that you want to convert.
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Use Command-O within Adobe InDesign, after loading MarkzTools:
• You will see an Adobe dialog stating you need a higher version of InDesign to open the file.
• Then, you will see a MarkzTools window asking if you want to convert the file.
• Click OK and MarkzTools will convert the InDesign file.
The Annual Subscription gives the user 1 year of the use of MarkzTools for CS6, CS5.5 and CS5 Mac on a single computer, including all updates and upgrades during that year. The year starts on the date of purchase. After the year is over, users can renew their subscription to continue using MarkzTools.
For more information on Markzware‘s InDesign plugin to open InDesign CC in lower versions, please see the MarkzTools page. For more data conversion solutions and conversion tools, please see the Markzware Products page.
Convert InDesign CS6 to Adobe InDesign CS5 with MarkzTools for InDesign