New Release of QuarkXPress 2023 Includes Arabic, Hebrew and Urdu Language and Apple Silicon Support

Now available with extended range of language capabilities and new Apple Silicon native support delivers unlimited creativity for maximum digital design productivity

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – April 6, 2023 – Quark Software, the global provider of content automation, intelligence and design software, today announced the release of QuarkXPress 2023 (v19.1). The world’s most powerful page layout and digital publishing software now brings a faster user experience for Apple Silicon machine users with native support. Enhanced usability and support for right-to-left languages, including Arabic, Hebrew and Urdu, extends the reach of QuarkXPress to offer even more users the most robust set of capabilities to support their design needs.


“We’re committed to delivering integrated tools in one software package that unleashes our customers’ creative process with access to rich capabilities that support their ability to publish brilliant content,” said Deepak Goyal, Sr. Vice President R&D, Quark. “Additional regional language and Apple Silicon native support allows more designers to benefit from the most complete set of tools to support the digital design process and deliver a faster user experience to fuel productivity.”

QuarkXPress 2023 (v19.1) is compatible with macOS Ventura and includes cutting edge photo usability capabilities and long document support (up to 10,000 pages) for specialized projects. Additional new features and enhancements include:

  • Apple Silicon Native Support – Users can run design projects natively on Apple Silicon chip devices and benefit from faster performance of the application compared to previous Intel chip versions.

  • Enriched UI – Team Collaboration and Workflow Productivity Enhancement – A personalized, streamlined UI delivers a single pane of glass view to easily address any stage – or all stages – of the content lifecycle. Users receive alerts for priority content workflows that need fast attention.

  • Arabic, Hebrew and Urdu Languages – Create content in Arabic, Hebrew and Urdu right-to-left (RTL) languages with full support for RTL Unicode fonts and native macOS features for keyboard input. Users can analyze and reorder characters per RTL orthographic rules, glyph positioning and compatibility with the Hunspell spell check library for 100% language accuracy.

  • In-App License Transfer. Stay productive with the power to work on your design project wherever and whenever you need. Seamlessly move from one computer to another with easy transfer of your QuarkXPress license from inside the software with just a few clicks.

Current users and new customers can purchase QuarkXPress add-ons through the Quark online store.

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Quark knows content. The company revolutionized desktop publishing and today provides content design, automation and intelligence software for end-to-end content lifecycle management. Customers worldwide rely on Quark to modernize their content ecosystems so they can create complex print and digital layouts, automate omnichannel publishing of mission-critical documents, and analyze production and engagement insights for the greatest return on their content investments. Quark is backed by Parallax Capital Partners and headquartered in Grand Rapids, Mich., with offices in the United Kingdom, Ireland and India. Quark. Brilliant content that works. For more information, visit or follow us on LinkedIn.

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