QuarkXPress is a desktop publishing application aimed at anyone looking to produce high-quality printed materials. QuarkXPress First released in 1987, QuarkXPress revolutionised the publishing industry by bringing precision typography, layout and colour control to the desktop computer at a fraction of the cost of proprietary typesetting systems. QuarkXPress remains the tool of choice for professional designers today. QuarkXPress Version 8 is the most significant upgrade release in the history of QuarkXPress - QuarkXPress has a new text engine and a new graphics engine; there are significant enhancements to existing features and some completely new features...features that are set to trigger another revolution in the publishing industry. QuarkXPress.