updated 04:30 pm EDT, Tue July 19, 2005
FlightCheck 5.6 released
Markzware today launched ($200) editions of the quality control program. The application includes checks for a plethora of layout applications and digital files of many types including PDF, with the ability to check over 250 various items. FlightCheck 5.6 now expands and improves the solution in several areas, including bringing compatibility with Mac OS X Tiger and QuarkXPress 6.5. Other enhancements include new Ground Control for detecting embedded fonts in native files, improved accuracy for reading Illustrator CS EPS files, improved support for fonts activated through Extensis Suitcase, and detection of Pantone colorized text for both InDesign and QuarkXPress. It is a free update for registered users.