[scribus] Converting CorelDraw file
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sveinki at nett.is
Wed Feb 11 10:28:17 CET 2009
Alex Mandel wrote:
> Alex Mandel wrote:
>> Cedric Sagne wrote:
>>> 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.
>> Looks like you can download a trial copy, not sure if it will allow you
>> to save out other formats.
>> Or maybe use a service like
>> 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.
> 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.
Uniconverter is quite limited, depends on CDR-version, font
names and which effects are used in the .cdr file how much
of it is converted. Font conversion is also a bit weird. I
have an old copy of Corel8 around, I could try to convert it
send it to: sveinki-at-nett-point-is
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