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mguenther - who has written 80 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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Mac users: Oct 2018 some of your applications might not work anymore (but which?)

Monday, December 4, 2017


Apple is going to drop full support for 32-bit applications with the next version of MacOS, most likely to be released end of September 2018. See how you can find out which applications might not be working anymore.

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What to look out for when installing High Sierra (and how to revert)

Monday, September 11, 2017


Learn how you can safely install macOS High Sierra (10.13) and quickly revert – if needed. Create yourself a backdoor which Apple does not provide by default.

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5 steps how to convert InDesign designs into iOS Single Apps – as many as you need!

Monday, July 3, 2017


InDesign user and looking for an App Publishing solution? For a one-time fee of $399 you can convert InDesign elements (or PDFs) to QuarkXPress 2017 objects and publish InDesign content as Single iOS Apps. It is just five easy steps. And you can create as many iOS Apps as you like, there is no limit.

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Where is the free QuarkXPress Document Converter?

Friday, June 30, 2017


How do you find QuarkXPress Document Converter? You need QuarkXPress Document Converter to open QuarkXPress documents last saved by QuarkXPress 6 (or older).

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