How to Cut Directly Out of CorelDRAW with CoCut Pro X4
CoCut Pro X4 is a powerful plug-in that allows you to cut vector graphics, stickers, signs, and more directly out of CorelDRAW. It is compatible with a wide range of cutting plotters and printers, and it offers many features to optimize your workflow and enhance your creativity. In this article, we will show you how to install and activate CoCut Pro X4, and how to use it to cut your designs from CorelDRAW.
Installing and Activating CoCut Pro X4
To install CoCut Pro X4, you need to have CorelDRAW X4 or later installed on your computer. You also need a valid licence key that you can purchase from the official website[^1^]. Once you have the licence key, follow these steps:
Download the CoCut Pro X4 installer from the website[^1^] and run it.
Follow the instructions on the screen and choose the language, destination folder, and components you want to install.
When prompted, enter your licence key and click Next.
Wait for the installation to finish and click Finish.
Restart your computer if required.
Now you have CoCut Pro X4 installed as a plug-in for CorelDRAW. To activate it, you need to do the following:
Open CorelDRAW and create a new document or open an existing one.
Go to Tools > Options > Global > Plug-ins and make sure that CoCut Pro X4 is checked in the list of plug-ins.
Click OK and restart CorelDRAW if necessary.
Go to File > Print Preview and click on the CoCut icon in the toolbar.
A dialog box will appear asking you to activate CoCut Pro X4. Click on Activate Online.
Enter your licence key again and click OK.
A confirmation message will appear saying that CoCut Pro X4 is activated. Click OK.
Congratulations! You have successfully installed and activated CoCut Pro X4 on your computer. Now you can start cutting your designs from CorelDRAW.
Cutting from CorelDRAW with CoCut Pro X4
To cut your designs from CorelDRAW with CoCut Pro X4, you need to follow these steps:
Create your design in CorelDRAW or import it from another source. Make sure that your design is vector-based and that it fits within the page size of your cutting plotter or printer.
Select your design and go to File > Print Preview. Click on the CoCut icon in the toolbar.
A new window will open showing your design in the CoCut workspace. Here you can adjust various settings for cutting, such as output device, material, orientation, size, position, cut mode, speed, pressure, blade offset, etc. You can also use tools to edit your design, such as weld, trim, outline, contour cut, etc.
When you are satisfied with your settings and design, click on Cut or Print & Cut in the toolbar. CoCut will send your design to your cutting plotter or printer and start cutting it.
Wait for the cutting process to finish and remove your design from the device.
You have successfully cut your design from CorelDRAW with CoCut Pro X4. Enjoy your results! aa16f39245