[scribus] Converting CorelDraw file

Alex Mandel tech_dev at wildintellect.com
Wed Feb 11 10:03:10 CET 2009

Alex Mandel wrote:
> Cedric Sagne wrote:
>> All,
>> A new project implies recovering a .cdr file for the core marketing material (logo, CMYK for company colours, the works!).
>> Would anybody with a trial or licenced CorelDraw be so kind as to convert this material into EPS/SVG/Sla ?
>> Obviously I have no idea which version of CorelDraw was used and I have no way of finding out! I do not keep a trial install CD of CorelDraw either.
>> Your help will be much appreciated.
>> Cedric
> Looks like you can download a trial copy, not sure if it will allow you
> to save out other formats.
> http://www.corel.com/servlet/Satellite/us/en/Product/1208530085783
> Or maybe use a service like
> http://www.file-convert.com/onl_ff.htm
> Some people also claim that Adobe Illustrator can open them, or that you
> could go to kinkos(or some other office service store) and pay for
> machine time there and convert it since they tend to have software like
> that installed.
> Alex

Looks like I sent a little too soon, I found the gem you might be
looking for referenced on the inkscape wiki


If you have uniconverter installed inkscape should use it to load the file.


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