Top Reasons To Upgrade to CorelDRAW® Graphics Suite X6

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New! Advanced OpenType® support

Create beautiful text with advanced OpenType® typography features, such as contextual and stylistic alternates,

ligatures, ornaments, small caps, swash variants and more. Ideal for cross-platform design work, OpenType

offers comprehensive language support, allowing you to customize characters to suit the language you’re working

with. Control all your OpenType options from a centralized menu and make contextual changes with interactive

OpenType features.


New! Document styles

Manage styles and colors easily! The new Object Styles docker centralizes style creation and management,

featuring all the tools you need in one location. Create and apply Outline, Fill, Paragraph, Character and Text

Frame styles to your objects. Group your favorite styles together in Style Sets, allowing you to format many objects

at once for speed and consistency. Or let Default Style Sets remove the guesswork and save time.

New! Custom-built Color Harmonies

Easily create a complementary color palette for your design. The new Color Harmonies tool, accessed from the

Color Styles docker, combines Color Styles into a Harmony, allowing you to modify colors collectively. It also

analyzes colors and hues to deliver complementary color schemes—a great way for you to satisfy clients with



New! Multiple trays in Corel® CONNECT™

Instantly find images on your local network and search iStockPhoto®, Fotolia and Flickr® websites. Easily access

your content, using the multiple trays now available within Corel® CONNECT™. And organize content by type or

project in trays that are shared between CorelDRAW®, Corel® PHOTO-PAINT™ and Corel® CONNECT™ for

maximum efficiency.

New! Page layout tools

Reserve a place for text or graphics with the new empty PowerClip frame. Use the new Placeholder Text tool

to mock up a page layout and get a good sense of how the text will look. Plus, easily add page numbers with

automatic page numbering.

New! Complex script support

Guarantee the proper typesetting and appearance of Asian and Middle Eastern languages. Complex script support

acts the same way as OpenType fonts, modifying characters as you type to deliver contextual accuracy.


New! Website design software

Effortlessly build professional-looking websites, design web pages and manage web content with Corel® Website

Creator™ X6. Its Site Wizard, templates, drag-and-drop functionality and seamless integration with XHTML, CSS,

JavaScript and XML make website design easy!

(A Corel account is required to download the application).


Enhanced Speed! Native 64-bit and multi-core support

Enjoy the speed of multi-core processing power and native 64-bit support. The enhanced speed allows you

to quickly process larger files and images. Plus, your system will be more responsive when running several

applications simultaneously.

New! Creative vector shaping tools

Creatively add effects to your vector artwork! CorelDRAW® X6 introduces four shaping tools that provide new

creative options for refining your vector objects. The new Smear tool lets you shape an object by pulling extensions

or making indents along its outline. The new Twirl tool lets you apply twirl effects to objects. And you can use the

new Attract and Repel tools to shape curves by attracting or separating nodes.

New! Bitmap and vector pattern fills

Now assign transparent backgrounds to vector pattern fills! We’ve introduced a collection of new vector pattern fills,

which includes transparent pattern fills for the first time ever, as well as many new bitmap pattern fills.

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