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Web Designer 11 has landed! 

We have just released Xara Web Designer 11 revision

What's new in Xara Web Designer 11

The v11 Release Notes

Program Trial
A trial version is available for download from


  • Stickies – objects that stick in place as the page scrolls
  • Stretchy background images that fill the browser width
  • New animation effects available on mouseover, on click or on reveal
  • Text enhancements including auto-correction (abbreviation expansion)
  • This bullet point has BETA warnings all over it, but we think you’ll want to try it! cloud.xara introduces collaborative editing from anywhere on any device (at last)
  • Share & Sync your files via Dropbox or Google Drive

Gary Priester's first look

Gary Priester has had huge fun trying out the new animation effects and sticky objects in his First Look @ .

Example sites  


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We’ve released a free update to Designer 10 series products, bringing them up to version


To update your installation, simply start the program and it will automatically find any available update. Alternatively use the "Update program" facility in the program Help menu. Note you need to have unlocked AND registered your program to receive updates.


Summary of improvements

Photo (Designer Pro X10, Photo & Graphic Designer 10)

  • Clone tool outlines on/off toggle now works again

Web (Designer Pro X10, Web Designer 10)

  • Bug fixed whereby occasionally conventional websites could unintentionally switch to being supersites.
  • ‘Update style in variant’ failed with some of the RWD templates. Fixed.
  • Occasionally automatic adjustment of web template page layouts could stop working during editing. Fixed.

General (all Designer 10 products)

  • Pasting onto an invisible layer could cause a serious error. Fixed.
  • Selection blob flicker sometimes noticeable with a large number of objects selected. Fixed.

Other bug-fixes and small improvements.

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