We’ve written several times about Markzware’s converter plug-ins for QuarkXPress and InDesign, ID2Q and Q2ID. If you’ve been wondering how well they convert various kinds of documents, have a look at X-Ray Magazine’s article on the subject here.
It appears that tables don’t fare as well as other design elements, and that box size and location are not the same, even though the page position of what’s inside those boxes are. If you’ve had a different experience, we’d love to hear about it in our comments section below!
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.