TITLE

PageMaker vs XPress

AUTHOR(S)
Roth, Steve
PUB. DATE
December 1993
SOURCE
Macworld;Dec1993, Vol. 10 Issue 12, p136
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Compares and contrasts the Aldus PageMaker version 5.0 and QuarkXPress version 3.2 desktop publishing programs. Pages and pasteboard; Page elements; Add-on modules; Interface and document construction; Text and type; Color; Printing; Documentation, online help and support.
ACCESSION #
9402172160

 

Related Articles

  • Desktop publishing giants. Gruman, Galen; Senna, Jeff // InfoWorld;10/25/93, Vol. 15 Issue 43, p69 

    Evaluates and compares the desktop publishing softwares Aldus PageMaker Windows Version 5.0 and Macintosh Version 5, QuarkXPress Windows Version 3.12 amd Macintosh Version 3.2 and Ventura Publisher Windows Version 4.11. Program setup; Document setup; File preparation; Element placement; Layout...

  • Layout systems go head to head. Guerke, Lani // BRW;12/12/94, Vol. 16 Issue 48, p58 

    Provides information on the two main layout software packages available in the Australian market. Aldus PageMaker version 5; Quark-XPress version 3.3. INSET: Choose the software that suits the task..

  • Caught in a trap? Try TrapMaker. Bristow, Christopher // Folio: The Magazine for Magazine Management;8/1/94, Vol. 23 Issue 13, p30 

    Examines Trapmaker, an add-on program for Aldus' PageMaker desktop publishing software. Heightening competition with Aldus' PageMaker for features development; Significance of TrapMaker functions; Features implemented in TrapMaker absent in XPress.

  • Windows DTP comes of age. Harrel, William // PC World;Sep93, Vol. 11 Issue 9, p186 

    Tests desktop publishing software. Newsletter, story brochure and a telecommunications sales proposal as tasks; FrameMaker for Windows 3.0 from Frame Technology Inc.; PageMaker for Windows 5.0 from Adus Corp.; QuarkXPress 3.1 from Quark Inc.; Ventura Publisher Windows Edition 4.1.1 from Ventura...

  • How we size up desktop publishing software for the Macintosh and Windows. Gruman, Galen // InfoWorld;10/25/93, Vol. 15 Issue 43, p80 

    Discusses the author's comparison of professional desktop publishing programs for the Macintosh and Windows. Aldus PageMaker; QuarkXPress; Ventura Publisher; Program setup; Document setup; File preparation; Element placement; Output; Documentation; Support; Value.

  • Notes from the Test Center: QMS users should beware of driver, hardware conflicts when upgrading... Welch, Jill; Senna, Jeff // InfoWorld;10/25/93, Vol. 15 Issue 43, p84 

    Reports on the results of the testing of PageMaker and QuarkXpress Software running on QMS printers. Printing with both QMS 860 Print System and the QMS ColorScript 230; Inconsistencies between the drivers required for the printers and those required for the product versions.

  • Aldus releases converter for QuarkXPress 3.x files.  // InfoWorld;8/29/94, Vol. 16 Issue 35, p28 

    Reports on Aldus Corp.'s shipment of a QuarkXPress converter for Aldus PageMaker 5.0. that translates Quark 3.x documents to PageMaker 5.0 for the Macintosh or Power Macintosh.

  • Aldus flexes DTP muscle with Pagemaker 5.0. Sullivan, Eammonn // PC Week;1/18/93, Vol. 10 Issue 2, p16 

    Features Aldus Corp.'s PageMaker 5.0, an archrival of Quark Inc.'s QuarkXPress. Ability to open documents simultaneously; Printing color separations; Removal of transformations with one menu command; Lack of rudimentary color calibration in Aldus freehand; Advantages over QuarkXPress.

  • Quark XPress 4.0--by Christmas! Sucov, Jennifer // Folio: The Magazine for Magazine Management;09/01/97, Vol. 26 Issue 11, p38 

    No abstract available.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics