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Recreating a Logo Using the Envelope Command

This was a request from a customer on how to recreate the text so that it flows in curve along the top of the text but is still straight at the bottom. We do this using the Envelope command in CorelDraw. The Envelope command is a very powerful tool that …

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Setting Up Your Defaults In CorelDraw X6, X7, X8

In this lesson we will look at how to set up a default workspace in CorelDraw X6. This is typically what I do for my computers. You may do it differently depending on your workflow and your likes and dislikes. In X6 CorelDraw has introduced Style Sets which is where …

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Setting up a Table in CorelDraw

Sometimes when you have to set up for a coache’s plaque or a annual plaque where you are engraving all the names it is easier to use a table layout. A table keeps all the text in line, spaced and you can justify the cells if you want. Here is …

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Setting up your Colour Space in Corel X3 or less

When you are doing laser engraving or sublimation (Sawgrass driver) you need to turn off your colour correction and work in the RGB colour space. In this article we will address this setup. Create a square in Corel Create a rectangle in CorelDraw. This is a control square Select the …

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Printing Out CorelDraw’s Hot Keys

The shortcut file is located here. Click on this link http://www.engrave.ca/files/shortcuts.csv Printing out CorelDraw’s hot key sheet As most people get better with CorelDraw they tend to start to use hot keys more instead of navigating to the pull down menus. What is a hot key you ask? Well, it is …

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List of File Types

In this article we will look at the different types of files types that you may run up against when looking to export or import files File Types List and Cheat Sheet This figure shows a number of the more common file types File Types List and Cheat Sheet File …

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