Markzware’s FlightCheck has been a de-facto standard in the graphic arts industry for many years, checking files for potential output problems — in print and PDF. Version 6.11 makes several improvements to its existing support for QuarkXPress 7 documents:
- Added detection of Opacity in QuarkXPress 7 documents
- Improved reporting of Hexachrome inks used in QuarkXPress 7 documents.
- Improved detection and reporting of Default Trap settings in QuarkXPress 7 documents
- Improved detection of QuarkXPress 7 documents that were formerly reported as Locked or File Not Recognized.
A full list of improvements is available here.
FlightCheck can also preflight documents from QuarkXPress versions 3, 4, 5 and 6, as well as InDesign, Illustrator, PDF, and other formats. Price: US$499.
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Jay Nelson is the editorial director of PlanetQuark.com, and the editor and publisher of Design Tools Monthly. He’s also the author of the QuarkXPress 8 and QuarkXPress 7 training titles at Lynda.com, as well as the training videos Quark includes in the box with QuarkXPress 7 . In addition, Jay writes regularly for Macworld and Photoshop User magazines and speaks at industry events.