The license terms may vary from version to version and so we recommend
that you CHECK THE LICENSE TERMS IN THE PRODUCT, which you will find
in the help (search on license if you cannot see the link on the
Note these terms apply to work cr...
Sign in to your Xara account at http://support.xara.com  and click
the link labelled Submit a Ticket. Select the required department and
click on the button labelled Next.
The submit a ticket form will allow you to attach a maximum of two
Bitmap images (JPEG/GIF/BMP/PNG files) can only be imported into
Xara3D for use as backgrounds, or as texture fills for 3D objects.
Bitmap or raster graphics consist of many colored pixels without any
information to define the shapes, and so are not...
Both the GIF and PNG file formats support background transparency in
Xara3D. Transparency makes background areas not covered by the Xara3D
image transparent, so you see the web page background in these areas.
Simply check the "Transparent" option in th...
XARA3D 1: GIFs and animated GIFs are actually separate export types.
To save as an animated GIF, choose 'Animated GIF (*.gif)' from the
'Save as type:' drop-down menu in the export dialog box.
XARA3D 2 & later: GIFs and animated GIFs are saved from ...
The following article relates to
* Xara 3D version 6
Login to an account on your PC that has admin access.
Select start followed by run.
Enter regsvr32 "C:\Program Files\Common
Files\Xara\WebFileUpdater_1_1.dll" and press OK. A dialog wind...
The full version of the program is available from within your
Please login to http://xara.com
Once logged in, scroll to the bottom where you will see a link
beginning with 'For Xara Modules...'
Click on this link to go to your Xara Online acc...
With Xara Designer and Xara3D 6 it is possible to cut and paste
between the two programs. Otherwise we recommend you export PNG files
from Xara3D, preferably transparent 32-bit alpha PNG files for the
Xara 3D Maker 7 runs regardless of whether the program's executable
has been added to the DEP Exception list.
The following article relates to
* Xara3D Version 6
The error 'Xara3D has failed and no image can currently be displayed.
'Save as...' is for saving a Xara3D file in Xara3D's native format.
In order to save as a bitmap (such as a GIF or JPEG), you should use
'Export...' or for an animation 'Export Animation' in the file menu.
The reason for this is to prevent someone a...
The demo watermark remains fixed in the trial version of Xara 3D 6.
You can still change the color
or use a texture for the background but the background is always
overlaid with the watermark. Once you have purchased the watermark
will disappear. ...
Set your locale to Arabic and ensure you have Arabic fonts installed.
This should allow you to enter Arabic characters.
Xara 3D allows you to use a texture either as a background or applied
to your graphic.
There is a large collection of textures supplied with Xara3D but you
can also use any from your own collection.
To apply a texture, go to the color dialog, cho...
The message: "Failed to load language module. The program will now
terminate" can be displayed when running Xara3D 5. In the event of
this error, please delete the X3D 5 shortcut from the desktop and run
Xara3D 5 from the program files menu.
Xara3D is a vector program and will not produce 3D images from
bitmaps, even if they are contained within WMF or EMF or .XAR files.
If you create WMF/XAR files using the line/curve/freehand tools of
almost all vector packages, the files will load into ...
DELETING THE DEFAULT TEXT
Select all text with a Ctrl A and hit delete.
Type in your own text.
Note: you can switch between plain text headings, buttons, headings
with backgrounds or borders by clicking on the icons at the bottom of
the left han...
Xara3D can create headings from TrueType fonts, or from imported
Windows metafiles (WMF/EMF) and/or Xara Designer files (XAR/WEB).
So to create a 3D representation of a logo you can either create the
logo shape in Xara Designer (or earlier versions ...
Xara3D is primarily intended to create images for use on webpages or
other on-screen presentations and so the output resolution of GIF and
JPEG images is set to the screen resolution of 96dpi, a little too low
for satisfactory print output (an easy way...
Instructions on achieving this can be viewed in the following thread
in the TalkGraphics forum:
There are several different ways to set the size of a Xara3D
image. You can find full information on this topic in the help -
check on Help, Xara3D
help and either browse the help or use the search/index feature.
Xara3D limits you to inserting 167 characters including spaces
Please submit a support request using the Submit Ticket option on the
support home page, attaching the x3d file to your support request.
This will allow us to review the file and determine the cause of the
Microsoft stopped distributing the indeo codec when they released
Windows XP service pack 1.
The last free version 5.11 (as opposed to Indigo XP, which is being
sold on the Ligos Web site www.ligos.com  ) is still widely
available for download from...
Use the character selection tool - the one that looks like an 'I'
next to the animate button.
Select the letters you do not want to rotate and untick the animate
The edges of an exported transparent GIF are anti-aliased
to the background color. This smoothes the edges of the GIF when it
is displayed against that color. However, it also means that you
should change the background color in Xara3D to match th...
This behaviour has been reported following problems with NVIDIA
graphics software. Re-installing the NVIDIA graphics card software
prevented this behaviour from occurring.
Xara3D offers two types of GIF support - static GIF and animated GIF.
Make sure you have exported your animation using the 'Export
animation' option in the File menu.
Please also ensure animations are enabled within your browser
settings. If you are...