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Xara Designer Pro

Note: You will find helpful video tutorials here which will show you how to use individual tools, menus and effects, as well as tips, tricks and answers to questions about using the program for specific purposes. Some videos show the user interface from previous versions of the software. While certain details may have been improved, using the interface of the latest version will not differ from what is show in the videos.

1 Introduction

Introduction Part 1

Use the free-hand tool to draw lines and shapes, With the range of tools on offer you can turn and move objects quickly and easily. Overlay elements effortlessly in the foreground or background.

Introduction Part 2

You can changes elements with the selection tool. Insert colors and fill either the object or its content edge. The color editor offers you even more possibilities.

Introduction Part 3

Create gradients of one or more colors. Skillfully define transparency levels e.g. to simulate reflections. By simply using the drag and drop function on the user interface you can import and edit clipart and photos.

2 Photo editing

Load photos

This video shows you fundamental photo editing techniques using the photo tool. Optimize the brightness, contrast, saturation and sharpness of your originals, either manually or automatically.

Crop photos

Learn to how insert photos, how to resize, how to crop, how to make the object circular or add shade, all with the photo tool. When you're done learn how to export your creations in the desired format.

Intelligent scaling

Resize your images or change the format (for example, from portrait to landscape). Keep the important parts of the image to avoid it becoming distorted.