VTools Fills Gaps in the QuarkXPress Feature List

Vision’s Edge’s VTools is an XTension for QuarkXPress 6, 7 or 8 that adds many useful features:

  • It can remove sequences of duplicated characters such as space-space
  • Display the character, word and line count of a story
  • Copy text and paragraph attributes and apply them to other text
  • Resize a picture or text box to its content
  • Convert all Spot colors to Process colors

The newest features include: 

  • Add all images in folder to a QuarkXPress Library
  • “Advisory Board”, a redlining and note tool for reviewing and approving changes in text

For older versions of QuarkXPress that don’t already have the following features, VTools lets you: 

  • Change text rotation, text skew, baseline shift and horizontal scale from a palette
  • Change the case of selected text (ALL CAPS, Word Caps, etc.)
  • Add industry-standard and/or user-defined page sizes & layouts to the File> New dialog box

VTools costs $59.