March 2020 Xara Cloud

March 2020

Paragraph Borders & Backgrounds

Some great new styles, perfect for headings or highlighting paragraphs of text. You can have borders  either with or without backgrounds. Includes control over border style, color and width and background color.


A couple of the many new styles possible: title underline (left) and 4 sided border (right)

Photo Panoramas

A collection of significant improvements to the built-in panorama tool - see the Release Notes for details.


Combine multiple photos into one impressive image. Now is a good moment to try it!

Import / Export Filters

Improvements to the key existing import and export filters:
  • PDF import and export
  • Word import and export
  • SVG import and export

See the Release Notes for details.

 

Tab Leaders

Support for tab leaders (at last!) to make your documents such as menus and programs look that little bit more professional.


Some typical examples of tab leaders in Xara documents

Other Text

  • You can now move embedded objects round in text by simply dragging them – a small usability improvement that will be a great time saver.
  • 42 new Google Fonts offer new and interesting typography options (top 3 Lexend Giga, DM Sans and Crimson Pro).

New Content

The latest additions to the Online Content Catalog (provided as part of the Update Service) include some great new social media content:
  • 40 Facebook templates in the Social Media category

Xara Cloud

Photo & Graphic Designer benefits from seamless integration with Xara Cloud, which makes it a great additional service.

Xara Cloud is an ultra-simple way to edit and share your Xara documents online in a web browser, using any computer or tablet. The Premium version of Xara Cloud also gives you the ability to work on Xara documents or Xara Cloud templates in collaboration with friends, colleagues and clients, commenting and editing together in real-time.

Xara Cloud is being constantly enhanced, and new features are made available as and when they are ready - you can find news of the very latest updates here.

You can find out more about the Free and Premium Xara Cloud options & register here.


Edit your Xara designs in a browser using any device