How to Import QuarkXPress into Adobe InDesign CS6 via Q2ID

How to import QuarkXPress into Adobe InDesign CS6, using Markzware’s conversion software, Q2ID:

For an organization to function, data is vital. Adobe InDesign CS6 workflows need that data to be in the INDD format for Creative Suite 6. Markzware has InDesign CS6 plugins for converting QuarkXPress files to InDesign CS6 files, in those workflows.

Markzware offers Quark to InDesign conversion tools for InDesign CS6 users in the printing, publishing and graphic arts industries. Q2ID for InDesign CS6 is a CS6 plugin by Markzware that can open QuarkXPress files with Adobe InDesign CS6.

You can learn how to import QuarkXPress files within InDesign CS6, using Q2ID CS6. Watch how, in this video demonstration:

How to Import QuarkXPress into Adobe InDesign CS6 via Q2ID

Convert QXP images, text, colors, and more to INDD for Creative Suite 6, using Markzware’s Q2ID for InDesign CS6 plugins.

Markzware‘s InDesign plugins can be a huge help to creative professionals. Benefits of using Q2ID include:
• QXP Editing: Get fast access to a QXP document for editing within an INDD document. Q2ID opens the QuarkXPress file in InDesign, allowing you to modify the QXP file.
• File Recovery: Recover a QXP file in InDesign, without the original design application. Q2ID saves time, money and labor, since the QuarkXPress document does not have to be re-created.
• Content Extraction: Extract content from a QuarkXPress document. Q2ID allows you to extract text, images and more from a QXP file, plus be able to work with that content in InDesign.

Markzware’s Adobe CS6 plugin helps users to ensure outgoing documents will match their workflow’s file type. Q2ID can make QuarkXPress to InDesign data conversion an efficient and quick process for you.

How to Convert QuarkXPress to InDesign CS6 with Markzware’s Q2ID:

  1. Click “Markzware” in the InDesign Menu Bar and select “Convert QuarkXPress® Document…” from the Q2ID fly-out menu.
  2. Select the QuarkXPress file to convert and click Open. (A conversion progress bar appears. The QuarkXPress file is rebuilt in InDesign.)
  3. Save, close and reopen the new InDesign file.
  4. Remap any missing fonts or images via the InDesign dialog.
  5. Re-save the new InDesign CS6 document.

You can use the Q2ID for InDesign CS6 plugins to enhance your INDD document with features suitable for your design. This is great for creating books, catalogs, magazines, and more.
Markzware Q2ID LogoQ2ID Features:
1. Convert QuarkXPress® Document… displays an Open File window asking you to locate the QuarkXPress file to convert.
2. Help… displays a small window with a few helpful options:
• the version number of Q2ID you are running.
• link to the Q2ID online manual (takes you to the online Q2ID manual).
• link to the Markzware Tech Support Request Form (takes you to the Markzware Online Technical Support Form).
3. Conversion progress bar helps you to track the file conversion process.

Most print and desktop publishing (DTP) workflows can use InDesign plugins to save time and money on file conversion. Markzware’s InDesign CS6 plugins could help your team to collaborate on desktop publishing (DTP) projects.

Q2ID can convert QuarkXPress (QXP) document details to InDesign (INDD), including:
• text attributes and runarounds
• images, layers, and tables
• page positioning and linked text boxes
• blends and colors

If you want to access QuarkXPress content in your InDesign CS6 workflow, you may consider Q2ID InDesign plugins for file conversion. With Q2ID, you get a seamless document transition from QuarkXPress to InDesign CS6.

Using Markzware’s Conversion Software, Q2ID, to
Import QuarkXPress into Adobe InDesign CS6:

Markzware Q2ID for InDesign CS6 Yellow Highlighted TextMarkzware’s conversion software can help you to reach your desktop publishing (DTP) goals. Q2ID gives creative professionals the ability to modify QuarkXPress content within an InDesign CS6 environment.

How to Get Q2ID
The Q2ID Bundle Subscription provides access to multiple InDesign plugins, including:

  • Q2ID for InDesign CC 2015 Mac & Win
  • Q2ID for InDesign CC 2014 Mac & Win
  • Q2ID for InDesign CC Mac & Win
  • Q2ID for InDesign CS6 Mac & Win
  • Q2ID for InDesign CS5.5 Mac & Win
  • Q2ID for InDesign CS5 Mac & Win

With one license, you can choose which of these plugins to use at any time during the subscription term. All updates are included (and free) throughout the subscription term.

To learn more about the Q2ID Bundle Subscription, please visit the Q2ID page. More document conversion tools are available on the Markzware Products page.

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How to Import QuarkXPress into Adobe InDesign CS6 via Q2ID

Title: How to Import QuarkXPress into Adobe InDesign CS6 via Q2ID
Published on: December 9, 2015
Patty Talley

Strategic Marketing Analyst at Markzware

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