News | May 24, 2018

WordPerfect Office X9 Delivers Boosted Productivity And Document Control

Latest office suite delivers on top user requests – offering a streamlined workflow and building on WordPerfect’s renowned document and page layout controls

Ottawa (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) - Introducing WordPerfect® Office X9, the latest version of Corel's legendary office suite that prioritizes productivity and control over your documents. Work faster than ever with user-suggested workflow enhancements that give easy access to essential tools and functions. And for users who trust WordPerfect for its renowned document and page layout capabilities, updates to favorite tools, including Reveal Codes and Macros, provide even more ways to take control of your documents. WordPerfect Office X9 offers true office suite power to set you up for success.

"WordPerfect Office X9 builds on what we're known for: powerful features that help you quickly achieve total control over your documents," said John Falsetto, Senior Director of Products, CorelDRAW and Productivity. "We worked closely with our users to identify top updates to make a big impact on their workflow. As a result, tools you use every day are now easier and faster to access, plus enhanced page controls further speed and refine the legendary WordPerfect precision you depend on."

A popular choice with users in legal, government, and business, WordPerfect Office is ideal for creating impressive documents, presentations, spreadsheets, and more. The suite comes complete with PDF functionality; support for over 60 file types; as well as SharePoint integration and network deployment for corporate accounts. With the new WordPerfect Office X9, get the power needed for any office environment.

New updates boost your productivity and make essential tools more accessible
Achieve great work faster with WordPerfect Office X9. Easily adjust line spacing, wrap text, and apply subscript and strikeout effects directly from the Text property bar. Quickly view the content of a footnote or endnote by hovering over the reference number or mark. If you need to navigate to a deactivated hyperlink, simply place your cursor over it and hit the Hyperlink perform button. Plus, save time when selecting multiple pages of text by customizing the scroll speed within your document. Customers working in legal will also enjoy the ease and speed of previewing short form entries in the Table of Authorities.

Legendary layout and document controls are more powerful than ever
Complete control over your document is further refined and only a few clicks away. Customize Reveal Codes by changing the color of the space characters used to separate words. Take advantage of the flexibility of WordPerfect's Macro and automation capabilities, which now include Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications 7.1 with Windows 10 compatibility. Instantly resize text with the Make It Fit feature, that’s now accessible on the WordPerfect toolbar. Plus, with a single command, instantly apply sentence capitalization to a selected text.

Additional new WordPerfect Office X9 features include the ability to save your document directly to a removable drive, such as a USB flash drive; an enhanced experience when incorporating jpg and png files into your documents; as well as improved support for wireless presentation remotes to easily share your slides from Presentations™. When working in spreadsheets, new updates to Quattro Pro® also include auto recognition of date input and popular hyperlink protocols.

WordPerfect Office X9 (Standard Edition) includes:

  • WordPerfect® word processor
  • Quattro Pro® spreadsheet program
  • Presentations™ slideshow creator
  • WordPerfect® Lightning™ digital notebook
  • eBook Publisher
  • AfterShot™ 3 photo-editing and management
  • 900 TrueType fonts; over 10,000 clipart images; over 300 templates; over 175 digital photos; BrainStorm training videos; the Pocket Oxford English Dictionary; the WordPerfect Address Book; and much more.

Pricing and Availability
Corel WordPerfect Office X9 is available in English and French now at www.wordperfect.com. Suggested retail price (SRP) for WordPerfect Office X9 Standard Edition is $249.99 USD and $159.99 USD for upgrade. WordPerfect Office X9 Home & Student Edition is available for $99.99 USD SRP. WordPerfect Office X9 Professional Edition is $399.99 USD for full and $259.99 USD for upgrade SRP. Commercial and education volume licenses are also available.

For more information and to download the WordPerfect Office X9 free trial, please visit www.wordperfect.com.

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About Corel
Corel is one of the world's top software companies. Our mission is simple: to help people achieve new levels of creativity, productivity, and success. For more information, please visit www.corel.com.

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