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Corel CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X5 Home and Student

  • Easy-to-use graphic design tools
  • Built-in content finder
  • Powerful photo editing
  • Retail
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  • Easy-to-use graphic design tools
  • Built-in content finder
  • Powerful photo editing
  • Retail

 


Learn more about CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X5 Home and Student

Model

Brand
Corel
Model
CDHSX5EFMB

Spec

Name
CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X5 Home and Student

Type

Type
Graphics & Publishing

Spec

Operating Systems Supported
Windows
System Requirements
Microsoft Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, with latest service packs installed (32-bit or 64-bit editions)

Intel Pentium 4, AMD Athlon 64 or AMD Opteron

1 GB RAM

750 MB hard disk space (1 GB for typical installation without content). Up to 6GB needed to install extra content

Mouse or tablet

1024 x 768 screen resolution (768 x 1024 on a Tablet PC)

DVD drive

Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 or higher
Packaging
Retail

Features

Features
All-in-one graphics software suite

Put the power of CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X5 behind your ideas and make a bold impact across any media. This versatile graphic design software packs everything you need to strengthen your visual communication into one tightly integrated suite with vector illustration, page layout, photo editing, tracing, web graphics and animation tools.

From web graphics and flash animations, to logos, car wraps and sales tools - if you can dream it, you can design it with CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X5. And there are plenty of learning resources and ready-made content to get you going quickly. Do more than you thought possible!


Easy-to-use graphic design tools
Start smoothly and learn quickly with built-in learning tools, valuable video tutorials, expert design tips and a visually rich guidebook.

Built-in content finder
Find graphics, templates, fonts and images instantly on your computer. Place them in the media tray, synchronized between CorelDRAW and Corel PHOTO-PAINT, for instant access from either application.

Powerful photo editing
Edit, touch up and creatively manipulate images with automatic and manual tools. Batch-fix multiple photos with the Image Adjustment Lab. Easily cut out elements of a picture from its background with the Cut Out Lab. Then preview your changes in real time.

High-value graphic design content
Quickly populate your graphic designs with built-in content that includes 350 professionally designed templates, 10,000 digital images and clipart, 1,000 high-resolution photos and 1,000 OpenType fonts.

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  • Mark T.
  • 9/29/2012 8:03:46 AM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsEverything that most people will need

Pros: This is *almost* the full version and for the price, yo can't beat it. You don't get VBA scripting or the more advanced color management, but most of you don't know what these features are or why you would need them. Those who do, probably already have the full version.

Cons: they should have been up-front about the missing features. Nowhere do they tell you that you are not getting the full version.

Other Thoughts: I am reviewing corelDRAW only. I chose to not install their photo program - I already have the Adobe programs for raster files.

I have been using corelDRAW as a graphic designer for over 10 years. The learning curve is much easier than Illustrator, and it's GUI is more productive. I use both corelDRAW and Illustrator every day, and both programs have their own strong points that you wish the other program had. Between the two programs, you can open or import almost any file that your customer might send you.

Previous versions of corelDRAW were prone to constant crashes, but version 15 (X5) is very stable.

If you are new to this type of thing, you will need to spend some time learning how everything works. This is a very powerful program that gives you total control over every aspect of what you are doing. So there are lots of buttons and menus, etc. and it will take awhile to figure it out. This is not a negative... if you are happy creating *artwork* in MS Word, then corelDRAW is not for you, and the problem is *you* - not corelDRAW.

For those who don't know about the VBA scripting (which is not included in this version), it is MOL Microsoft's Visual Basic 6. Corel exposes the program's Object Model so you can manipulate or automate anything that corelDRAW does. I have written scripts that import customer's variable data from Excel, postion and format the data where and how I want it, and then return data back into Excel.

Imagine that your customer sends you a spreadsheet with 2000 rows of data that need to be placed on labels. A VBA script can handle it in a few minutes. Or you could copy/paste and it will take much longer, and you'll probably make some mistakes. This capability justifies buying the full version, if this is what you do for a living. If this isn't what you do for a living, you absolutely do not need it.

Bottom line - this home and student version is a pro art program, and has everything you need to create or work with professional art files.

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