How to Open QuarkXPress in Adobe InDesign CS5: Q2ID InDesign Plugin

How to Open QuarkXPress in Adobe InDesign CS5: Q2ID InDesign Plugin

How to open QuarkXPress in Adobe InDesign CS5, using Markzware’s Q2ID InDesign plugin:

How do you use the Q2ID InDesign plugin to open QuarkXPress in Adobe InDesign CS5? The following video and instructions tell you how to convert QuarkXPress (QXP) files to InDesign CS5, with Markzware’s Quark to InDesign conversion software.

Markzware has expertise in developing InDesign CS5 plugins that allow you to access QuarkXPress content within an InDesign CS5 document. Markzware’s Q2ID for InDesign CS5 plugin can import QuarkXPress into InDesign CS5.

You can learn to open your QXP content in an INDD document for Creative Suite 5, with Q2ID. See how, in this demonstration video:

How to Open QuarkXPress in Adobe InDesign CS5: Q2ID InDesign Plugin

Markzware’s Q2ID for InDesign CS5 transfers QuarkXPress text, images, colors, and more to InDesign CS5.

How to Convert QuarkXPress to Adobe InDesign CS5 with 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 CS5 document.

Markzware‘s Q2ID helps with file conversion, enabling a seamless exchange of content, with document layout and details. The resulting INDD document is a replica of the original QXP layout, fonts, images, colors, etc.

Q2ID Benefits:
• enables easy data migration.
• preserves intellectual property.
• reduces costs of rebuilding QXP legacy files.
• eliminates time spent re-creating content in Adobe InDesign.
• allows users to move QuarkXPress content into an INDD document.

Q2ID provides quick point-and-click file conversion of DTP documents from QuarkXPress to Adobe InDesign. This InDesign plugin from Markzwarealso supports batch conversion of multiple QXP files.

Menu in Q2ID InDesign Plugin to
Open QuarkXPress in Adobe InDesign CS5:

Markzware Open Quark in InDesign - the v5 Q2ID dialogue screenIf you need QuarkXPress to InDesign CS5 document conversion, Markzware offers you a solution. Q2ID can make a QXP document compatible with your Adobe InDesign CS5 workflow’s format.

Q2ID Features:
1. Convert QuarkXPress® Document… – Clicking on this menu item will bring up an Open File window asking you to locate the QuarkXPress file you would like to convert.
2. Help… – Clicking this will bring up a small window with a few options.
When you select the Help… menu item, a small window appears with:
• the version number of Q2ID you are running.
• link to the Q2ID online manual, which opens your default web browser and takes you to the online Q2ID manual.
• link to the Markzware Tech Support Request Form, which opens your default web browser and takes you to the Markzware Online Technical Support Form.
3. Conversion progress bar – helps you to track the file conversion process.

Do you have QXP documents, but need the content to be in an InDesign CS5 format? Q2ID will convert each QXP item to INDD Creative Suite 5, in a fast and accurate way.

Q2ID converts QuarkXPress details to Adobe InDesign CS5, including:
• blends
• colors
• images
• layers
• linked text boxes
• page positioning
• runarounds
• tables
• text attributes
Markzware Q2ID LogoQ2ID streamlines QuarkXPress data access and transfer to InDesign. Users can publish the resulting INDD document, for a chance to increase revenue.

Buy Q2ID
The Q2ID Bundle Subscription includes plugins for InDesign CC-CC 2015 (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 document conversion tools on the Markzware Products page.

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