REVIEWS - Corel DESIGNER Technical Suite X4[Old Version]ViewUserReviewsAverage Customer Rating5.0 out of 5Product FeatureIncludes Corel Designer X4, Corel Photo-Paint X4,qCorel PowerTrace, Right Hemishpere DeepExploration, Corel Capture X4, Barcode Wizard,Duplexing Wizard3D CAD import--users do not need a CAD licenseqto work with 3D CAD since the included RightHemisphere Deep Exploration is an integrated3D-to-2D conversion application letting users open3D CAD files such as 3D DXF/DWG, SketchUp, or3ds MaxImproved support for AutoCAD DXF and AutoCADqDWG (R2.5 to 2008) ensures easy, error-free dataconversion when these files are importedCorel PowerTRACE--technical graphicsqprofessionals can unlock legacy technicalillustrations by quickly and easily tracing scanneddata and converting it into an editable andscalable vector imageObject Coordinates docker--draw, size, and rotateqshapes and lines with precision using a livepreview that facilitates the drawing and editing ofobjectsRead moreqProduct DescriptionWhether you¿re creating clear and informative technical illustrations or diagrams, Corel DESIGNER® TechnicalSuite X4 is the trusted choice for businesses of all sizes that need to effectively communicate the strengths oftheir products and services. Trusted by companies renowned for technical excellence worldwide, thiscomprehensive suite leverages the award-winning graphics power of CorelDRAW® to deliver precisionillustration tools, bitmap-to-vector tracing, professional photo-editing, and industry-leading file compatibility -including 3D CAD - unmatched by any other technical graphics package. Offering an optimized workflow,multi-language support and easy network deployment, Corel DESIGNER Technical Suite X4 is an essential toolfor any business that needs to create powerful technical graphics - fast! Read more
Product DescriptionCorel DESIGNER Technical Suite X4 is the trusted choice for businesses that need to effectively communicatethe strengths of their products and services through clear, informative technical illustrations or diagrams. Fromoperation guides and parts catalogs, to schematics, wiring diagrams, assembly instructions, maintenancemanuals and architectural presentations, this complete suite allows organizations of any size to create powerfultechnical graphics--fast!Corel DESIGNER Technical Suite X4 is the trusted choice for businesses that need to effectively communicatethe strengths of their products and services through clear, informative technical illustrations or diagrams.Market-leading file compatibility3D import with Right Hemisphere Deep Exploration technology lets you open and work with 3D design data andconvert 3D files to 2D, without needing a CAD license. New and extended support for Microsoft Publisher,Microsoft Visio, Microsoft Office, PDF, CGM, SVG, AutoCAD DXF, AutoCAD DWG, PDF 1.7, PDF/A and JPEG 2000creates seamless file compatibility and eliminates file conversion errors.New and enhanced diagramming toolsMake wiring diagrams and flow charts easier to read and edit with enhanced connector lines, halos on curvesand new arrowhead tools for improved accuracy.Precise technical illustration toolsAccurately draw, resize and rotate shapes and lines with the help of the Object Coordinate docker and addmissing detail and context when illustrating complex technical content with 2-Point Line, Dimension, Calloutand Projected Drawing tools.Professional photo-editing powerWork with photos, including raw files, from over 300 camera models and achieve professional-quality color andaccuracy with the new Image Adjustment and enhanced Cutout labs.FeaturesWhats IncludedCorel DESIGNER X4--a precision vector drawing and layout application for technical illustratorsCorel PHOTO-PAINT X4--an easy-to-use, professional image-editing programCorel PowerTRACE X4--an accurate bitmap-to-vector image tracing applicationCorel CAPTURE X4--a one-click screen capture utilityRight Hemisphere Deep Exploration 5.5 CSE--a powerful application that transforms 3D designs into accurate
2D illustrationsUser Guides--for Corel DESIGNER X4 and Corel PHOTO-PAINT X4 (on CD and as a printed manual in the box)4,000 standard drawing components, categorized in over 75 symbol librariesTutorials--6 new Corel DESIGNER tutorials, 5 new Corel PHOTO-PAINT tutorials, tips & tricksQuickly unlock and repurpose data in legacy blueprints with Corel PowerTRACE X4. Click to enlarge.Dramatically increase productivity by actively drawing on the projected plane, removing the need to draw theobject first and then project or squeeze it in additional steps. Click to enlarge.
Create and position objects accurately using gravity snapping and fully configurable dynamic guides that snapto direction and distance. Click to enlarge.Access Technical Design AssetsNew--3D CAD ImportOpen and work with 3D designs (including AutoCAD 3D DWG and DXF, 3DS, VRML, U3D, SketchUp files andothers) without needing a CAD license or having to navigate a complicated interface.Optional: Additional native 3D CAD File Format SupportUpgrade to Deep Exploration CCE for direct access to over 80 3D file formats from major CAD systems such asCATIA, Inventor, Pro/ENGINEER, SolidWorks, Unigraphics NX and more. Find out more about this add-on tool.Enhanced--AutoCAD DWG/DXF SupportWork with 2D CAD files from your suppliers or customers. Receive support for AutoCAD 2008 and versionsdating back to 2.5, plus enjoy enhanced object, layer and hatch fills support.New and enhanced--File Format SupportEasily collaborate with colleagues and clients thanks to seamless compatibility with commonly used file formats,including new support for Microsoft Visio 2007, PDF 1.7 and PDF/A, Microsoft Word 2007, Microsoft Publisherand JPEG 2000.Computer Graphics Metafile (CGM) SupportImport and export to files of CGM Version 4 profiles, such as ActiveCGM, WebCGM, and ATA GREXCHANGE 2.4and 2.6.New--Corel PowerTRACE X4Quickly unlock and repurpose data in legacy blueprints.New--Welcome ScreenQuickly access recently used documents, templates, learning tools and inspiring illustration work.New--Windows Vista IntegrationEasily organize projects and search for files within a modern, more intuitive interface, and benefit fromhigh-quality thumbnail previews that improve productivity and reduce searching time.New--CorelDRAW ConceptShareShare work and collaborate with colleagues and/or clients in real time.
Streamline Technical IllustrationsNew--Object Coordinate DockerDraw, size and rotate shapes and lines with enhanced precision and live screen preview.Enhanced--Dimension ToolsCreate custom dimensions and dimension styles with advanced control for clearly readable illustrations.Enhanced--ArrowheadsAdd precise arrowheads to connectors, callouts, dimension lines and any curve.Projected Drawing ModesDramatically increase productivity by actively drawing on the projected plane, removing the need to draw theobject first and then project or squeeze it in additional steps.Hatch FillsUse hatch patterns to represent different types of materials and to visualize cross sections in your drawing.Enhanced--2-point Line ToolDraw lines that are tangent or perpendicular to two objects, making it much easier to draw objects such ascylinders.Callout ToolsCreate Callouts to let your audience identify objects in a drawing. This one-click tool lets you create calloutsincluding text, callout lines and halos around the whole callout, providing presets and customizable settings.Gravity Snapping and Dynamic GuidesCreate and position objects accurately using gravity snapping and fully configurable dynamic guides that snapto direction and distance.New--Independent Page LayersExperience greater layout control with the ability to vary the layer structure across multiple pages of adocument.New--Crop ToolCrop drawing objects and groups, as well as imported images, at the same time to achieve perfect illustrations.New--Smart Fill ToolUse the Smart Fill tool to detect the edges of any enclosed object area, such as cross section areas, and createa closed path to fill the area (unlike conventional fill tools that fill only existing objects).Identify connector lines more easily and add precision and clarity to diagrams. Click to enlarge.
Preview adjustments in real time with interactive controls and support for raw camera files from over 300camera models. Click to enlarge.Use new, interactive controls to quickly and easily straighten images. Click to enlarge.HotspottingManage a complex project and create interactive electronic technical manuals (IETMs) by assigning data to itsobjects.Enhanced Line StylesIllustrate stitch patterns and draw parallel lines with the help of enhanced line styles.New--Interactive TablesAlign, resize or edit tables and table cells to provide a structured layout for text and graphics, plus import andvisualize parts lists, bills of materials (BOMs) and other data.New--Text FormattingPreview text formatting changes before applying them to increase the accuracy of text size, style andpositioning. The new Character and Paragraph formatting dockers provide a full preview onscreen to helpstreamline changes to text.Unicode Support and Double-byte FormattingExchange files effortlessly by ensuring that text is displayed correctly, regardless of the language or operatingsystem in which the file was created.Create Precise Technical DiagramsEnhanced--Support for Microsoft Visio FilesImport and work with the latest versions of Microsoft Visio files, making it easier to collaborate with colleaguesand clients, enhance existing diagrams and integrate them into technical illustrations.Enhanced--Connector LinesAutomatically adjust connector line paths to avoid other objects using Smart Drawing technology.
New--Halos on CurvesIdentify connector lines more easily and add precision and clarity to diagrams.Edit Technical ImagesNew--Raw Camera File SupportPreview adjustments in real time with interactive controls and support for raw camera files from over 300camera models.New--Image Adjustment LabAchieve professional-quality color and tone correction.New--Straighten ImageUse new, interactive controls to quickly and easily straighten images.Enhanced--Tone Curve AdjustmentsAdjust images with more precision, reducing the number of iterations required.Enhanced--Cutout LabGain control, improve accuracy and simplify the image-cutting process for complex cutout tasks.Gain control, improve accuracy and simplify the image-cutting process for complex cutout tasks. Click toenlarge.Corel DESIGNER Technical Suite X4 includes Right Hemisphere Deep Exploration 5.5 CSE, a powerfulapplication that transforms 3D CAD models into accurate 2D graphics. Click to enlarge.3D CADCorel DESIGNER Technical Suite X4 includes Right Hemisphere Deep Exploration 5.5 CSE, a powerfulapplication that transforms 3D CAD models into accurate 2D graphics.
To double your 3D CAD editing abilities and benefit from increased file format support, upgrade to DeepExploration 5.5 CCE. See below for more information.With Deep Exploration 5.5 CSE (included with Corel DESIGNER Technical Suite), you can:access 3D designs from AutoCAD DWG and DXF, 3DS, VRML, U3D, SketchUp and other formatsmodify 3D models and views to accommodate the needs of a technical illustration (e.g., by applying crosssections and exploding models to create disassembly views)quickly transform 3D CAD models into accurate 2D vector illustrations and insert directly into Corel DESIGNERX4create renderings from 3D designs to output directly to Corel PHOTO-PAINT for professional retouching andintegration in technical documents and presentationsWith Deep Exploration 5.5 CCE* (upgrade option) you receive:additional native 3D CAD file format support--get support for over 80 3D CAD file formats, including CATIA,Inventor, Pro/ENGINEER, SolidWorks, Unigraphics NX and more3D PDF publishing abilitiesmore 3D CAD tools to optimize 3D files for display and manipulation, such as Polygon reduction tools, smallparts removal and more*Note: Deep Exploration CCE is an upgrade that requires additional purchase.Industry WorkflowsCorel DESIGNER Technical Suite is used across many different industries, providing cost-effective tools to helpbusinesses communicate the strengths of their products and services through clear technical illustrations anddiagrams.Discrete manufacturingTransportation (Automotive & Aerospace)High-Tech & TelecommunicationsArchitecture, Engineering & Construction (AEC)Energy, Oil & GasApparelRead more