How to Convert InDesign CC 2014 to Adobe INDD CS6: MarkzTools Plugin

Markzware shows how to convert InDesign CC 2014 to Adobe INDD CS6, using the MarkzTools plugin:

When customers submit an Adobe InDesign CC 2014 document to your InDesign CS6 workflow, do you have to then request them to produce and submit an IDML file? Instead, you could just use an InDesign plugin to open InDesign CC 2014 documents within InDesign Creative Suite 6.

Markzware is a United States-based software developer that offers InDesign file solutions and other products for print, publishing and graphic arts. Markzware’s MarkzTools for InDesign CS6 is an Adobe InDesign CS6 plugin that enables InDesign CS6 users to open later version InDesign documents.

Watch this demonstration video, to see MarkzTools for InDesign CS6 in action:

How to Convert InDesign CC 2014 to Adobe INDD CS6: MarkzTools Plugin

Markzware’s MarkzTools for InDesign plugins bundle opens higher version InDesign files within a lower InDesign version. The Adobe CS6 plugin in the bundle can open InDesign CC version files within InDesign CS6.

How to Convert InDesign CC 2014 to Adobe INDD CS6 via the MarkzTools Plugin
• Go to the MarkzTools menu.
• Select “Convert InDesign Document“.
• Select the InDesign CC 2014 document that you want to convert.

Markzware’s conversion software can help graphic designers and creatives to share documents in a common file format. The MarkzTools bundle has game-changing InDesign plugins that optimizes the InDesign file handler’s use of time.

Markzware has invented an InDesign plugin that opens higher versions of .indd files in lower versions of Adobe InDesign. How sweet is that!”
– Fred Showker,

MarkzTools for InDesign Benefits
• provides accurate data conversion for InDesign CS5-CS6 users who handle higher version INDD documents.
• lets you use a single solution, eliminating the need for additional InDesign file conversion software.
• completes dependable file conversion for INDD content access, via user-friendly menu options.
• allows users of InDesign CS5-CS6 to modify newer versions of InDesign documents, including CC and CC 2014.
• helps to safeguard intellectual property.
• opens InDesign CC versions in CS5-CS6, without having to wait for IDML files.

MarkzTools Plugin “Convert InDesign Document…” Menu to
Convert InDesign CC 2014 to Adobe INDD CS6:

MarkzTools Plugin Menu to Convert InDesign CC 2014 to Adobe INDD CS6

If you have an InDesign CC 2014 file, you might want to know how to convert that CC 2014 file into another format, like CS6. Adopting MarkzTools can add value to InDesign CS6 document production workflows, by supporting file conversion of INDD documents designed in Creative Cloud versions.

MarkzTools Bundle Feature Highlights
• open and modify newer versions of InDesign documents, including CC-CC 2018.
• recover an INDD document in an earlier InDesign version (CS5-CS6).
• convert a Book file.
• extract content from a newer InDesign document version.
• The InDesign CC version appears within MarkzTools, so you don’t have to waste time figuring out which version the file is.
• have support for several languages, including English, French, and German.

Select “All Higher Versions” or “InDesign CC 2014 Only”
in Markzware‘s MarkzTools Plugin Interface,
to Convert InDesign CC 2014 to Adobe INDD CS6:

Open InDesign CC Files in CS6, CS5 Lower Versions with Markzware MarkzTools

File Types Supported by Markzware‘s MarkzTools for InDesign
• MarkzTools for InDesign CS6 converts InDesign CC-CC 2018 to CS6.
• MarkzTools for InDesign CS5.5 converts InDesign CS6-CC 2018 to CS5.5.
• MarkzTools for InDesign CS5 converts InDesign CS5.5-CC 2018 to CS5.

Using data conversion solutions from Markzware, printers, publishers and graphic design providers can produce content more efficiently. MarkzTools helps to ensure InDesign jobs make a smooth transition from the original CC 2014 layout to CS6.

… InDesign CS6 shows Adobe’s commitment to design and page layout. The new features InDesign boasts are intended to make life easier for busy layout production work and also for anyone making page designs for more than one final format.
– Caspian Kidd, InDesign CS6 reviewer on

The file conversion process is based on page layout formats and versions. InDesign CS5-CS6 users can buy the MarkzTools Bundle and convert InDesign CC-CC 2018 files that enter the workflow.

Markzware MarkzTools for InDesign logo

Get the MarkzTools Bundle
The MarkzTools 12 Month Bundle Subscription includes MarkzTools2 and the original MarkzTools for InDesign plugins. This subscription includes updates for future releases of InDesign through the life of the subscription. With a single, low-cost subscription, you get access to:
• MarkzTools2
• MarkzTools for InDesign CS6 Mac
• MarkzTools for InDesign CS5.5 Mac
• MarkzTools for InDesign CS5 Mac

To buy this bundle, please visit the MarkzTools2 page. Additional Markzware products are available via the Products page. Please feel free to subscribe to the Markzware Mailing List, and socialize with Markzware on TwitterFacebookLinkedIn, and Google+.

How to Convert InDesign CC 2014 to Adobe INDD CS6: MarkzTools Plugin

Title: How to Convert InDesign CC 2014 to Adobe INDD CS6: MarkzTools Plugin
Published on: May 22, 2018
Patty Talley

Strategic Marketing Analyst at Markzware

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