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

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

By Roger Wambolt

Did you know that you can expand your collection of creative tools by downloading apps, plug-ins and extensions directly from within CorelDRAW X8 and Corel PHOTO-PAINT X8? Some of these are available as a free download and some require payment. This short tutorial will 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.

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Comments (6)

  • debbie wagstaff Reply

    I have coreldraw x8 and would like the plugin to be able to make in there and send to my laser cutter how can i do this please

    April 14, 2018 at 3:28 pm
    • Adam Reply

      Hello Debbie,

      What is the make and model of your laser cutter? Print drivers and plugins, if available, are made by the manufacturer. If a plugin is not available, you can use the Export function to save your project in a format that the cutter can read, such as DXF or AI, and then import it into your cutter software for production.

      Discovery Center Team

      April 15, 2018 at 12:00 am
  • vincvega Reply

    I have Corel Draw x7 (home & student). I am looking to get the Extension “File Converter” is that possible?

    March 17, 2018 at 1:31 am
    • Adam Reply

      Hello vincvega,

      The file converter macro is a part of the commercial tool suite in CorelDRAW, and is not present in the Home & Student edition of CorelDRAW X7.

      Discovery Center Team

      March 19, 2018 at 12:12 am
  • Lorrie Belrose Reply

    I have corel 2017 I have downloaded the calendar wizard when I go to open it the program shuts down everytime. what am I doing Wrong

    January 25, 2018 at 11:52 am
    • Adam Reply

      Hello Lorrie,

      Thank you for getting in touch! We have contacted the technical support team about this issue, and an agent will be contacting you directly to help with this.

      Discovery Center Team

      February 3, 2018 at 5:31 pm

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