Keep Image Attributes when Replacing in QuarkXPress

XTensionQuarkXPress has a frustrating inability to remember any attributes you’ve applied to a picture box when you replace the picture in the picture box. For example, when replacing a low-res version of a picture with a high-res version, any offset and scaling values you applied to the original box are lost.

These two free XTensions solve that problem:

  1. For QuarkXPress 6: Badia’s ReplaceInPlace, available at
  2. For QuarkXPress 4 and 5, Markzware’s PictAttributes XT, available at