Apps, Plug-ins and Extensions for CorelDRAW X8

Apps, Plug-ins and Extensions for CorelDRAW X8

Did you know that you can expand your collection of creative tools by downloading applications, plug-ins and extensions directly from within CorelDRAW X8 and Corel PHOTO-PAINT X8? Some of these tools are available as a free download and some require payment. This series of tutorials will first show you how you can access these apps, how to download, how to purchase if payment is required, how to view the product info and technical information, how to remove and reinstall. There are also individual tutorials that show you how to use each tool.

How to Get Apps, Plug-ins and Extensions for CorelDRAW X8

This short tutorial will introduce you to the apps, plug-ins and extensions for CorelDRAW X8 and Corel PHOTO-PAINT X8. See how you can access these apps, how to download, how to purchase if payment is required, how to view the product info and technical information, how to remove and reinstall.


Creating a Calendar with the Calendar Wizard

This tutorial will show you how to use the Calendar Wizard extension for CorelDRAW X8. You can use this tool to create a unique calendar that you can customize by choosing the language, adding images, marking holidays, modifying text elements and more.


Using the Convert All to Curves Extension

Convert all the text you want in your design – the current selection, the active page, or all document pages – with a single click, and preserve the look of your document when sharing it with others. This macro works inside groups and PowerClip objects.


Using the Impact Tool Extension

With the Impact Tool extension for CorelDRAW X8 you can create graphic effects in a style inspired by comic books and contemporary illustrations. Such effects are perfect for adding impact, movement, or focus to designs or illustrations.

Creating Mosaics with the Pointillizer Extension

This tutorial will show you how to use the Pointillizer extension for CorelDRAW to create high-quality vector mosaics from any number of selected vector or bitmap objects. Whether you are looking to create precise halftone patterns or artistic effects that resemble pointillistic art, this extension will give you the inspiration and tools you need to create striking designs.


Converting Multiple Files with the File Converter Extension

Convert entire folders of files at once with the File Converter extension! You can choose to overwrite the original files or create copies of the files saved to the new file format. In addition, you can select different page sizes for vector files, set the resolution and color mode of bitmaps, and more.


Preparing for Canvas Printing with the Prep and Stretch Extension

The Prep and Stretch extension for Corel PHOTO-PAINT X8 allows you to prepare your artwork and photographs for canvas printing in three easy steps: resize, fine-tune, and define edges. Use Prep and Stretch to achieve the perfect composition for your wall art.


Using the Fit to Path Extension

The Fit Objects to Path extension for CorelDRAW X8 lets you fit any type and number of objects to a path of your choice. This tutorial will show you how to use the smart distribution and rotation settings to customize the placement of objects along a path.

Using the Photo Cocktail Extension

The Photo Cocktail extension for CorelDRAW X8 allows you to quickly and easily generate a stunning image using your favorite photos, with one image as the source and the remainder used to create a mosaic.This tutorial will walk you through the steps, from selecting the images you want to use, adjusting the settings in the extension to the final image.


Create Color Charts with the Color Chart Creator Extension

The Color Chart Creator is an extension for CorelDRAW X8 that allows you to create grids of colors, known as color charts, from stock or custom color palettes. You can use color charts as a visual reference by displaying them on screen or printing them.


Adding Grommets with the Border and Grommet Extension

This tutorial will show you how to use the Border and Grommet extension for CorelDRAW X8, which allows you to quickly and efficiently prepare banners for printing and post processing. With this free tool you can easily set the type and size of border, the size and number of grommets as well as their placement and their distribution.

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