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Is there a way to convert CorelDraw version 11 files to CorelDraw version X3 files?

I have files in CorelDraw 11 to be converted to the X3 version.

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Did you try importing (instead of opening) the 11 file with X3? It is however posible to convert .cdr to .eps – Yisela May 29 '13 at 6:15

It should be in menu File -> Save As if you're trying to save down:


If you are trying to save to a newer version you would have to export out as an .eps file and import that in and do a Save As.

Personally and from experience it is easier to save out as an .eps or .tiff in CorelDraw unless you are trying to use the scale options.

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You simply open it in a newer version of Corel Draw, next time you save it it will be saved as this new version.

This way you preserve the layers, objects, groups, efects, etc.

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