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mguenther - who has written 68 posts on Planet Quark.

Both an engineer and a layout artist, Matthias bridges the gap between technology and people. - Before joining Quark, Matthias pioneered print, Web, and multimedia products for multiple German publishing companies. Since 1997 he has played a central role in shaping Quark’s desktop and enterprise software. Starting 2003 Matthias has focused on Quark's interactive and digital publishing solutions. He is an active participant in design and publishing communities and represents Quark in the Ghent PDF Workgroup. - Matthias is a frequent speaker at seminars and conferences worldwide, helping both individual designers and large organizations to uncover the possibilities and implications of digital publishing, including the business considerations, design and technology implications, and business capabilities offered by digital design and publishing tools. - Since February 2014 Matthias heads Quark's Desktop Publishing business unit and is therefore responsible for QuarkXPress.

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QuarkXPress 2017 is a single bundle… sorry what?

Wednesday, March 22, 2017


QuarkXPress 2017 on MacOS is a single bundle. Learn what that means, what advantages this has and what that means when you install XTensions or Scripts.

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Create as many apps as you want – for free, from your Desktop?

Monday, March 6, 2017


QuarkXPress 2017 allows you to create apps from your Desktop, no system or log-in needed.
Just create a digital layout (or convert from print) and export – or add stunning interactivity to it first. After a while you’ll receive the iOS apps (.ipa) on your Desktop.
And even better, you can do that without any additional costs (provided that you have QuarkXPress 2017 and an Apple Developer Account).

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Quark today introduces QuarkXPress 2017

Wednesday, March 1, 2017


Quark today introduced QuarkXPress 2017, scheduled to be released in second quarter of this year. It adds functionality and time savers in three areas: 1) Image and Graphics, 2) text and typography, and 3) Wishlist features by users of QuarkXPress. Furthermore, if you are planning to publish for smart phones or web browsers, QuarkXPress 2017 also allows you to create responsive HTML5 Publications and “unlimited” single apps for iPhone and iPad, without additional costs.

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How to see previews of QuarkXPress documents – even without having QuarkXPress running or installed

Tuesday, February 28, 2017


Quark offers a free QuickLook plug-in for MacOS / OS X that allows you to see previews and thumbnails of QuarkXPress documents (*.qxp files). You can even use this on Macs where QuarkXPress is not installed.

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