WEB DESIGNER 11, PHOTO & GRAPHIC DESIGNER 11, DESIGNER PRO 11, PAGE &
LAYOUT DESIGNER 11 AND LATER
The software can be installed & activated by ONE USER on TWO
COMPUTERS. It is possible for you to cancel an activation when it is
no longer required, freei...
Simplicheck is a small, intelligent system tool that checks your
computer for optimal performance. If it finds problems then it will
inform you and direct you to the correct version of Simplitec software
to purchase for your system.
More information on t...
In the case of Xtreme 5 / Xtreme Pro 5 / Photo & Graphic Designer 6
and later / Designer Pro 6 and later/ Web Designer 5 or later and Xara
3D Maker 7 your serial number will be in your confirmation email if
you purchased in the Xara online store. For olde...
IF THIS ERROR IS REPORTED BY XARA XTREME, XARA XTREME PRO, PHOTO &
GRAPHIC DESIGNER, DESIGNER PRO OR WEB DESIGNER:
Download and save the file msxml.msi from this page
Troubleshooters guiding you through installing the program,
activating and running the software are available from the
Troubleshooter section of the support site here .
The Xara product range is compatible with the latest versions of
Windows including Windows 8 | 8.1 | 10 Windows Vista and Windows 7.
Please find below specific instructions for installing, unlocking and
running the Xara programs on both Windows Vista a...
If nothing happens when you enter your serial number, or you see a
red cross next to the serial number, the first thing to check is that
you have the right trial, for example that you haven't downloaded Web
Designer instead of Web Designer Premium, or De...
If you find certain import or export filters are missing, such as PDF
Import and Export, Photoshop PSD or even HTML export, then it's worth
initially attempting to run the program as the administrator to see if
it resolves the problem. If filters are miss...
The online activation can result in the error code -1 being returned
when attempting to register and activate Xara. The following solutions
will resolve the problem in the majority of cases.
A) Please initially ensure you are connected to the Internet. ...
There are no problems when running Microsoft Windows XP with Service
Note for customers with hardware that supports Data Execution
If your hardware supports Data Execution Prevention (DEP) then please
ensure the option is enable...
You are seeing this message because the processor you are using does
not have new enough technology to run the program (does not meet the
minimum requirements for the program). SSE2 is a processor instruction
set which was introduced in Intel processors a...
V10 AND EARLIER
Our software can be installed and activated by one user on three
separate computers. When you try and install on a fourth computer you
will see a message saying that you have exceeded your activations, or
words to that effect. You can re...
First of all, please uninstall the program from the system again
(using the appropriate Windows function).
Now please manually delete the "installation.ini" file, which is a
configuration file that was created during the first installation
This error is caused by a microsoft update which is preventing the
installation and updating of Xara products for certain users. It needs
to be uninstalled before Xara can be updated or installed.
Go to Start > Control Panel > Programs and Features > Vi...
There is no need to reinstall the program from CD if you have
installed and activated the download version of Xara Designer
Pro/Photo & Graphic Designer/Web Designer/Page & Layout Designer. The
full set of program resources is included in the download ...
The template installer can display an error when attempting to
install the templates when it is unable to find an unlocked version of
the program (Designer Pro, Photo & Graphic Designer, Web Designer, Web
Designer Premium por Page & Layout Designer).
This article shows how to alter UAC within Windows Vista and Windows
This relates to issues with installation and running of various
One particular example is receiving the error: 'The requested
operation requires elevation' when runnin...
Hyphenating long words at the ends of lines in a flowing paragraph of
text allows more text to fit on fewer lines. This is especially
important with fully justified text to reduce the “rivers of
white” problem, where a lot of wh...
If the saved XAR/WEB files do not show a thumbnail previewing the
file then the DLL responsible for this can be manually registered to
resolve this problem.
The DLL file will be present in the program installation folder, in
the XaraDLLs folder. For...
1. Select Window followed by Control bars.
2. Click on the button labelled new. Name your control bar and click
on OK to insert.
3. To insert Buttons within the bar, scroll down and select the check
box labelled Button Palette causing the button palet...
This problem can occur if the "Secondary Logon" service is disabled
on your PC. The error will not affect the installation and you can
continue running the program in the normal way.
You can prevent the error from occuring for future installs by
Installed templates are available in the Designs Gallery. Click on
File followed by 'New in the Designs Gallery' to view the available
templates, or click on the Designs Gallery icon in the Galleries menu.
Yes you can, there is no need to remove an older version of the
program when installing the latest. You can also run Xara Designer
Pro, Photo & Graphics Designer, Page & Layout Designer and Web
Designer at the same time if required.
Designer 9 and n...
Please ensure that any virus protector and anti spyware software you
have is disabled prior to installing. As with all software, it is best
to temporarily disable all anti-virus software before installing new
applications otherwise registry entries may...
During the installation process, you come across the screen with the
radio options 'Standard' and 'Custom' Please choose Custom in order to
specify the install location.
The program resources need to be downloaded and installed following
the activation of the download version of Designer Pro 6 / Xara Photo
& Graphics Designer.
Please run the program and click on Help followed by Download
templates. Save the executabl...
Yes. Xara Designer installs components allowing .xar files to be
displayed from the thumbnail view in Windows Explorer, in the same way
as bitmap images are displayed.
This message can appear when attempting to set Xtreme as the default
viewer for .XAR and .WEB files after launching the program.
To resolve this please follow the advice appropriate to your
Please ensure your ...
Yes. You are not required to uninstall any previous version of Xara
X, Xtreme or Designer when installing any newer versions.
The new UI supports large buttons only, so the options to turn on
small buttons are disabled.
The old UI which you can switch to (hold down Ctrl + Shift + Alt + s)
does still support large and small icons, but in future releases this
may not be suppo...
If your having problems installing Xara, firstly try uninstalling
Xara, restarting your PC and then re-installing as this fixes a number
of small issues that can prevent Xara from installing.
Please also make sure that you are logged in as an administra...