How to Import QuarkXPress 2016 into Adobe InDesign CC 2017 via Q2ID

Professional Quark to InDesign document conversion could help you to speed up your desktop publishing (DTP) workflow. But how do you import QuarkXPress 2016 into the new Adobe InDesign CC 2017 file format? Markzware shows you how, sharing a video and steps for using the Q2ID for InDesign CC 2017 plugin:

Markzware provides file conversion solutions to many major printers, publishers and graphic artists, to support DTP users worldwide. Markzware’s Q2ID is an InDesign plugin that can open QuarkXPress files within an Adobe InDesign document.

You can use data conversion to convert QuarkXPress to InDesign. See how, in this Q2ID demonstration video:

How to Import QuarkXPress 2016 into Adobe InDesign CC 2017 via Q2ID

Learn how to use Q2ID for InDesign CC 2017 conversion software, by watching this video. This InDesign plugin from Markzware can convert QuarkXPress layout details to Adobe InDesign CC 2017 for Creative Cloud.

Steps to Import QuarkXPress 2016 into InDesign CC 2017 via Q2ID
• Click “Markzware” in the InDesign CC 2017 Menu Bar.
• Select “Convert QuarkXPress® Document…” from the Q2ID fly-out menu.
• Select the QuarkXPress 2016 file to import. (You can import several files, by selecting multiple QXP 2016 files.)
• Click Open, and Save the new INDD file.

Q2ID provides high quality conversion results that can help you to please your customers. Markzware’s InDesign plugin is a big time saver, allowing you to edit or add to your content, using InDesign features.

Benefits of Using Q2ID
• Get content (images, text, etc.) from a QXP document into an INDD document.
• Recover a QuarkXPress file in InDesign, without the original design application. Q2ID saves time, money and effort, since the document does not have to be re-created.
• Get fast access to a QXP document for modification within an INDD document. Q2ID opens the QuarkXPress file in InDesign, allowing you to edit layout items.

Before and After Using Markzware’s InDesign Plugin,
Q2ID, to Import QuarkXPress 2016 Details into
Adobe InDesign CC 2017:

Markzware Q2ID for InDesign CC Object FramesQ2ID Feature Highlights
1. Convert QuarkXPress® Document… lets you choose which QuarkXPress file to convert.
2. Help… displays helpful information:
• the version number of Q2ID you are running.
• the Q2ID online manual link.
• Markzware Tech Support request form link.
3. The Conversion progress bar enables you to track the progress of your file conversion.

Data conversion could involve different kinds of data, including fonts, colors, images, and more. Q2ID can get these QuarkXPress items into InDesign faster than usual, thanks to Markzware‘s expert conversion technology.

The Q2ID CC Mac/Win 1 Year Bundle Subscription supports InDesign CC through InDesign CC 2017 for Creative Cloud on macOS and Windows. The bundle also supports InDesign CS5 through CS6 for Creative Suite on macOS and Windows.

Q2ID’s simple interface makes it easy to convert data from QuarkXPress to InDesign. You’ll be able to save time on your document conversion process, by using Q2ID to convert QXP documents into INDD files for printing or publishing.

Markzware‘s Q2ID can convert QuarkXPress file content to InDesign, including:
• images
• layers
• colors
• blends
• tables
• runarounds
• text attributes
• page positioning
• linked text boxes
Markzware Q2ID LogoThe Q2ID plugin translates content to InDesign, a file format that is very different from QuarkXPress. The file conversion makes it possible to modify details within an INDD document. You’ll want to consider using Markzware’s dependable file conversion software, to speed up your document production.

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

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How to Import QuarkXPress 2016 into Adobe InDesign CC 2017 via Q2ID

Title: How to Import QuarkXPress 2016 into Adobe InDesign CC 2017 via Q2ID
Published on: February 13, 2017
Patty Talley

Strategic Marketing Analyst at Markzware

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