What's New in QuarkXPress 2020

QuarkXPress 2020 (v16.2)


Features and Enhancements


QuarkXPress on the latest Mac OS Update

macOS Big Sur support customers will be able to use QuarkXPress on the latest Mac OS update. This includes new Mac users (with the new OS pre-installed), technology enthusiasts (who cannot wait to put their hands on the latest OS), and other users who have auto-update set on their mac.


High Speed Layout Rendering


Work faster and boost your productivity. Experience layout rendering at never before speeds with new performance improvements to drawing and editing layout objects. 


Enhanced Scrolling and Panning on Mac OS


Move spread drawings on CALayer on Mac OS to experience improved panning and scrolling operation of the QuarkXPress layout on Mac OS. This feature is also required for making QuarkXPress compatible with the new Mac OS.


Define Borders With ‘Text Shading Style’ 

Clearly define your shaded text with borders across page-breaks. Now you can make sure your shaded text shows the bottom borderline for the first page and top borderline for the next page if the paragraph breaks.


Mark OpenType Feature Support

Get precise control over glyph placement for sophisticated text layout and rendering in each script and language system that a font supports.


Seamlessly Copy/Paste Interactivity

Discover a smarter way to produce interactive content. Copy specified interactivity from one box and apply it to any other box. Now you can enhance the user experience and do it in lesser time.


Support for Semantic Headers

Generate SEO-friendly output by easily applying semantic tags to headers. With support for semantic headers, you can create content that is accessible and integrable with other systems.