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Xara Xtreme, Xtreme Pro v 3.2

Upgrade to the vector graphics editing software.

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Xara Ltd., based in the UK, has upgraded its Xara Xtreme and Xtreme Pro vector-graphics editing software to version 3.2.

The new release of Xara Xtreme provides the following new features: animated Flash support; an enhanced text tool; full support for importing and exporting Photoshop PSD files; PDF export improvements (as well as support for PDF imports); TIFF import support; the capability to integrate with external photo editors such as Adobe Photoshop and Corel PaintShop Pro; color and fill handling; a collection of new editable templates; and compatibility with Windows Vista.

The Xtreme Pro version adds all of the above features, plus: the inclusion of Xara3D for high-quality 3D headings, logos and animations; color separation and Pantone color support; and more import/export options including Microsoft XPS and support for raw photo files.

Price: Xara Xtreme, $79; Xtreme Pro, $249.



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