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GLUON provides best-of-breed XTensions and Plug-ins that add great efficiencies and capabilities to QuarkXPress and Adobe InDesign as well as Adobe Illustrator. In fact these are so powerful that "XTensions" doesn't really do them service so we call them Mission-critical Utilities.

XTensions
Plug-ins
Automation
Applications
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BEST OF THE BEST

ProPack
This incredible value pack contains 15 extremely useful XTensions at a ridiculous price: ProScale, Cropster, ProGrids & Guides, ProBullets & Numbers, Greeker, Linkster, iDropper, Cloner, SpotCheck, TableMaker, Strata, ImageGrid, ShapeMaker, QC and NaviZoom
StudioPack
ProScale plus Cropster and Slugger. Indispensible set of tools for any serious design studio.
ColorBreaker
Fast color markup with 'Magic' arrows.
DocuSlim
Automates cropping, resizing, resampling, rotation, CMYK, etc. using the included Image Robut plug-in for Adobe Photoshop
SpecTackler
Specs out jobs with arrows and tags showing all text and paragraph specs
Slugger
Automatically update job info on each page. No serious production department or studio should work without it! Integrates seamlessly with Cropster.
WebXPress
What a great new version! Repurpose QuarkXPress to twelve formats including: HTML, XML, CSS-2, Palm, etc.
XPressImage
Exports XPress selections or pages as high quality pictures.

Cropster
Full-featured crops, guides, reg marks, arrows, folds, etc.
PRODUCTIVITY
ArtSwapper
Automatically switch between hi-res and lo-res pictures.
Cloner
Allows exact copying of selections to other pages or whole pages to same or other documents
DragIn
Full-featured drag-and-drop utility can also make catalogs
Linkster
Text tool for unlinking and relinking text without disturbing contents.
ProBullets & Numbers
Palette for formatting bulleted and ordered lists automatically.
ProScale
Enhanced version has small palette for copy fitting and column fitting.
Strata
Handy tool for manipulating layers intelligently.
QUALITY CONTROL
ColorBreaker
Fast color markup with 'Magic' arrows.
DocuSlim
With Image Robot Photoshop Plugin Automates cropping, resizing, resampling, rotation, CMYK, etc. New features include:
QC
Checks, fixes and collects XPress docs with fonts.
QC Collect
Collects XPress docs with fonts. Includes multiple collect and merge collect.
Reporter
Generate accurate, comprehensive reports on all aspects of a document.
SpotCheck
Switch all/any color to process or spot and more.
SpecTackler
Specs out jobs with arrows and tags showing all text and paragraph specs
DESIGN
BumpCity Discontinued
Bump and Nudge on steroids. Scales, aligns and much more.
Flipster
Intelligently flips design layouts from left to right or top to bottom or vice-versa.
iDropper
Copy colors from box to box or add colors to the color palette.
Outlines
Improves on Quark's "Text to box" feature. Best of all, it's free!
ProGreeker
Toggle live copy from readable to unreadable in printouts.
Pro Grids & Guides
Create elaborate design grids in a snap. Powerful guide controls.
ShapeMaker
Create a huge variety of useful bezier shapes without leaving XPress!
TableMaker
This is a must-have XTension for anyone who makes tables in QuarkXPress.
MANAGEMENT
Slugger
Automatically updates job info on each page. No serious production department should work without it!
Slugger Customizer
Completely customize every aspect of your slugger.
XPressStickies Discontinued
Put sticky notes on documents.
MULTIMEDIA
EPSMaker Discontinued
Nice tool for batch processing EPS files. Ability ot add crop marks and embed fonts.
WebXPress
What a great new version! Repurpose QuarkXPress to twelve formats including: HTML, XML, CSS-2, Palm, etc.
XPressImage
Exports XPress selections or pages as high quality pictures.

PRODUCTIVITY
ColorBreaker ID
Automated color markup with "magic" arrows and tags.
Cropster ID
Full-featured crops, guides, reg marks, arrows, folds, etc.
ProScale ID
Enhanced version has small palette for copy fitting and column fitting.

Greeker ID
Toggle between readable and obscured Live Copy. Keeps clients' minds on the design.
MANAGEMENT
Slugger ID
Automatically updates job info on each page. No serious production department should work without it!
Slugger AI
I simpler yet handy slugging tool of Illustrator users. Now you're Illustrator printouts will have intelligence!
StudioPack ID
Great value with ProScale ID, Slugger ID, Greeker ID and Cropster ID combined.

    THE HYPERPUBLISHING SYSTEM

    The HyperPublishing System Using The HyperPublishing System software lets users create customized, design-rich documents on the fly -- using only a Web browser. HyperPublishing industry- leading design capabilities with cutting-edge Web2Print. It lets you create and output professionally designed documents more quickly and cost-effectively than ever before. Set up a Web2Print web store or delve into advanced variable data automation using the many powers of GLUON HyperPublishing!

    HYPERMERGE

    HyperMerge is XTension software lets users merge variable data into QuarkXPress Layouts to create versions od documents. After content is imported it applies various business rules to the created versions of the document based on the HyperTemplate XT (included) settings and saves the document to the output folder. We can tailor this to any workflow. Please contact GLUON for more information.

    Pixound Jam Studio Mac Only
    If you ever want to have pure fun playing images musically, you need to check this out! Move your cursor over an image and hear how it sounds in any key or scale. Record sophisticated MIDI files that can be loaded right into iTunes, converted to mp3s or Ringtones. Easily create soundtracks.

      If it can be done in XPress, InDesign or QuarkXPress Server, we can do it! If XPress, InDesign or QuarkXPress Server can't do it, we can. Because the staff at GLUON is knowledgeable in all areas of desktop publishing and desktop multimedia production, we can respond quickly to the needs of individual clients. This includes programming solutions to your technical, multimedia and communication needs. Our turnarounds are fast and our rates reasonable. We guarantee our product quality.

      The product development team at GLUON has an extensive knowledge of computer graphics, developed through years of work on both the creative and production sides of the New York advertising industry. The result of this experience, along with our programmers' ability to develop elegant and stable code, is our group of GLUON XTensions for QuarkXPress®, the most widely used desktop publishing program in the world.

      We are also glad to take an existing product of ours and customize it to your needs. Just give us a call and we'll try to answer any questions you may have. Our rates are reasonable and turnaround times are usually very fast.