Includes a refined interface, support for font management tools, enhanced image searching, and more.
Markzware has released a preview of its public beta of FlightCheck Professional v6 for Mac, and expects to have actual product ready to ship as this issue reaches readers’ hands.
FlightCheck 6 features include a refined interface (automatic FlightPlan switching between PDF and native files);the ability to preflight QuarkXPress v7 documents from a single and central standalone application; support for popular font-management tools such as Extensis Suitcase Fusion, InSider Software Font Agent Pro, Linotype FontExplorer, and Apple Font Book; automatic creation of Fonts and Images subfolders when collecting jobs for print; the ability to set up customized paths for priority font searching; enhanced image searching; and PDF preflighting and automatic switching of preflight rules.
The public beta is free. Price: Markzware FlightCheck Professional, $499; FlightCheck Designer, $199.