How to Convert Publisher to InDesign with Markzware Pub2ID

Note: Pub2ID has been DISCONTINUED. Please see our Products page for current Markzware offerings. Markzware also has a File Conversion Service where we can convert your Publisher files to InDesign.

Convert Microsoft Publisher to Adobe InDesign
Convert Publisher to InDesign with Markzware Pub2ID, the InDesign plugin to convert Publisher to Adobe InDesign.
This Microsoft Publisher converter by Markzware makes it easy to open Publisher within InDesign files (INDD). Check out this video on how to convert Publisher to InDesign:

How to Convert Publisher to InDesign with Markzware Pub2ID

InDesign plugin, Pub2ID, is data conversion software to convert Publisher to Adobe InDesign

Publisher to InDesign
Pub2ID’s data conversion from PUB files to INDD files can convert Publisher elements, including:

  • color models
  • fonts and styles
  • layers
  • linked text boxes
  • page size
  • positioning
  • text attributes and tables
  • word wrap

Pub2ID can also extract embedded images from Publisher content. Markzware recommends proofing converted files before output. (DTP programs render text and represent graphics in different ways.)

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How to Convert Publisher to InDesign, by using Pub2ID to open Publisher within Adobe InDesign:

  • Locate your Microsoft Publisher file with InDesign>File>Open.
  • Click “Open”.
  • In the InDesign menu bar, click “Markzware”.
  • Select “Convert MS Publisher Document” from the Pub2ID fly-out menu.
  • The conversion progress bar appears.
  • The Microsoft Publisher file will open in InDesign.
  • Extracted images go in a folder with the Microsoft Publisher file name and are linked in the new InDesign document.
  • Save the new InDesign document.
  • Close then reopen the new InDesign file.
  • Use the InDesign dialog to remap any missing fonts.
  • Re-save the new InDesign document.

To convert Publisher to InDesign is that easy with Markzware Pub2ID. You can buy Pub2ID today via the Pub2ID page. See more data conversion software on the Markzware Products page.

How to Convert Publisher to InDesign with Markzware Pub2ID

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