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Markzware - Leader in graphics, printing and publishing industries


Markzware is a software developer in the print media or graphic arts sector. Specializing in the ability to read and write complex DTP (Desktop Publishing) file formats, products include FlightCheck, Q2ID, PDF2DTP, MarkzTools and more. You can think of file formats like Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, QuarkXPress, Microsoft Publisher, PDF and so on. Markzware ( became a sole-proprietorship in 1992 and incorporated in 1995.

Markzware was issued patent #5,963,641 - A device and method for examining, verifying, correcting and approving electronic documents prior to printing, transmission or recording (preflight for print). Essentially, Markzware helped to create the digital prepress industry.








Markzware Develops:

Data Conversion Tools. Q2ID (converts QuarkXPress to Adobe InDesign), ID2Q (converts Adobe InDesign to QuarkXPress), PDF2DTP (converts PDF files to Adobe InDesign)

Quality Control Tools. FlightCheck is the preflight tool for the graphic arts, printing and publishing industries. FlightCheck will check verifies all standard PDF/X output settings. Items inspected include document size, fonts, colors, images etc., all these and other elements of the job are 'collected' and 'packaged'. Creators, printers and publishers of PDF files and those that use Adobe, Microsoft, Quark, Corel products will find that FlightCheck ensures supreme quality control before printing.

Our target audiences include: printers, publisher, advertising and marketing companies and users of Adobe InDesign, QuarkXPress, and Microsoft Publisher for both the Macintosh and Windows platforms.

Contact Information:

Mailing Address:
1805 E. Dyer Road, Suite 101
Santa Ana, CA 92705
Telephone: 800-300-3532

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