Upgrading to Designer Pro X11

Select the product you currently own and then click Buy Now.

Make sure you enter the same email address and password that you used to buy your original product and you will only be charged the upgrade price (plus shipping where applicable). You can request a password reminder hint if required. If you don't get the discount you expect, then this FAQ might help you.

Important Notes:

  • Your purchase confirmation will include a serial number so you can unlock the trial download immediately. We will also send the back-up DVD (which includes the PDF manual) and printed quick reference card. There is no download-only version. Note: this is a new product and the DVDs are not expected in stock until mid August, we will ship all back orders as soon as the DVDs arrive.
  • Release Notes: You might find these Pro 11 release notes and Xara Online Designer release notes helpful.
  • Period of Grace: If you ordered v10 on or after 22nd June 2015 you are entitled to a free upgrade, contact sales, do not order on this page.
  • All prices shown below include VAT at 20%.
  • Installation: This software can be installed & activated by one user on two computers. It is possible to cancel an activation when it is no longer required, freeing it for use on another computer. One off registration is required. An internet connection is required for activation.

Upgrading from...

Designer Pro / Xtreme Pro 10
£89
£65
Designer Pro / Xtreme Pro older versions £89

Discounts if you own...

Photo & Graphic Designer 11 or older
£149.99
£119.99
Page & Layout Designer 11 or older
£149.99
£119.99
Web Designer 11 Premium or older
£149.99
£119.99
Web Designer 11 or older £179.99
Other competitor £149.99
All prices shown exclude shipping.

What's included?

Instant unlock of the trial & a link to the PDF manual, plus a DVD with the Designer Pro software, full help, more than 60 Live Effects plug-ins including PhotoLooks2, more than 3000 images including clipart, example illustrations and template graphics, 200 photos, 500 textures, 250 Truetype and PostScript fonts. A printed Quick Reference Card. Comprehensive printed manual (except for upgrades from older versions of Pro). Website M hosting & top level domain free for one year.

Important Note: If you are upgrading your Xara Xtreme Pro 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, X, X9 or X10 to Designer Pro X11 you will not receive the printed manual, although there is a PDF copy of the manual on the Pro CD.

Minimum System Requirements

  • Microsoft® Windows® Vista® | 7 | 8 | 8.1
  • Intel® Celeron® or newer, or AMD® Sempron® or newer
  • Min 500MB of RAM
  • Min 300MB of available hard-disk space

Note: The recommended minimum for the PhotoLooks plug-in is 2GB RAM and 15GB of hard disk space