How to Import QuarkXPress into InDesign Creative Suite 5.5 via Q2ID

How to import QuarkXPress into InDesign Creative Suite 5.5, using Markzware’s InDesign plugin, Q2ID, for file conversion:

Did your graphic design workflow receive a QuarkXPress (QXP) file, but your file recipient uses Adobe InDesign CS5.5? Data conversion software from Markzware can help you to convert QuarkXPress files to Adobe InDesign.

Markzware develops conversion tools and other design solutions that offer users potential access to new customers and revenue. Markzware’s Q2ID (Quark to InDesign) for InDesign CS5.5 is a conversion solution that helps users to transfer content from QXP documents to INDD documents for Adobe Creative Suite 5.5.

You can use quality software from experienced professionals for file conversion from QuarkXPress to InDesign. See how, in this Q2ID demonstration video:

How to Import QuarkXPress into InDesign Creative Suite 5.5 via Q2ID

Move QuarkXPress images, text, colors and other layout details to InDesign CS5.5, by using Markzware’s reliable Q2ID plugin for INDD Creative Suite 5.5.

How to Import QuarkXPress into InDesign Creative Suite 5.5 via Q2ID:
• Click “Markzware” in the InDesign Menu Bar and select “Convert QuarkXPress® Document…” from the Q2ID fly-out menu.
• Select the QuarkXPress file to convert and click Open. You will see a conversion progress bar. The QuarkXPress file will appear rebuilt in InDesign.
• Save, close and reopen the new InDesign file.
• Remap any missing fonts or images via the InDesign dialog.
• Re-save the new InDesign document.

Markzware put substantial effort into creating this easy-to-use plugin. Q2ID’s helpful features make file conversion a simple matter, allowing you to get your QXP files into the widely-used InDesign CS5.5 format.

Q2ID for InDesign’s Benefits allow you to:
• use a single, easy-to-use solution for file conversion.
• save time by converting a batch of files via fast-acting Q2ID, instead of doing a manual conversion.
• save money on getting files into your workflow’s optimum file format, by using an affordable solution.

Q2ID is a useful tool for efficient QuarkXPress document conversion. Creative professionals can feel comfortable adding Q2ID to the workflow, due to its ease of use and proven performance.

Menu to Import QuarkXPress into InDesign Creative Suite 5.5 via Q2ID:
Markzware Q2ID Menu ItemsQ2ID’s features include:
The Convert QuarkXPress® Document… menu item lets you choose which QuarkXPress file to convert.
The Help… menu item displays helpful information:
• the version number of Q2ID you are running,
• the Q2ID online manual link, and
• the Markzware Tech Support request form link.
The Conversion progress bar enables you to track the progress of your file conversion.

You may, at some time, want to convert QXP files to INDD files, for compatible editing. With Q2ID, you can edit QuarkXPress formatting, extract images, and more, within an InDesign CS5.5 document.

Markzware‘s Q2ID can import QuarkXPress details into InDesign CS5.5, including:
• tables and page positioning
• blends, colors, images, and layers
• text attributes, runarounds, and linked text boxes

While dealing with file conversion, you can select options in Q2ID that will allow you to handle bulk conversions. This QuarkXPress file converter allows users to convert multiple QXP files to InDesign on Mac and Windows.
Markzware Q2ID LogoUse high-quality software to help create attractive messages that could enhance your product sales! Markzware gives graphic designers dependable conversion solutions to get data into the necessary file format for output.

Markzware‘s 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

A single license allows you to choose which of these plugins to use at any time, during the subscription term. All updates are included, for free, throughout the subscription term.

How to Get Q2ID
To buy the Q2ID Bundle Subscription, please visit the Q2ID page. More document conversion solutions are available on the Markzware Products page.

Did these conversion tools help you to import QuarkXPress into InDesign Creative Suite 5.5? Please leave a comment below. Feel free to subscribe to the Markzware Mailing List and share with Markzware on
LinkedIn, and

How to Import QuarkXPress into InDesign Creative Suite 5.5 via Q2ID

Title: How to Import QuarkXPress into InDesign Creative Suite 5.5 via Q2ID
Published on: May 18, 2016
Patty Talley

Strategic Marketing Analyst at Markzware

Related Articles

Stay Connected!