Creator SoftwareMultiAd¨
news / multiad® creator professional version 7now shipping
Now Shipping
For Immediate Release

Contact: Amy Williamson, Product Manager, MultiAd® Creator

MultiAd® Creator Professional version 7Now Shipping

July 28, 2004 (Peoria, IL) - MultiAd is now shipping MultiAd® Creator Professional version 7. This new version includes a significant amount of new features. Below is a highlight of the new features and pricing for the new version. For more information on MultiAd® Creator, log on to or call 800-245-9278, ext. 5324.

MultiAd® Creator Professional version 7 features:

Layers: Organizing elements is now easier with the addition of layers. This method of controlling front-to-back ordering can be used to prevent accidental editing of elements and to visualize multiple layouts. A document must have at least one layer and can have up to 256 layers.

Creator Media Database Interface (CMDI): Through installation of the CMDI Service Installer, users can search for, retrieve and place images from A palette will display a list of images found, which users can drag onto the document window for download and placement, or drag to the Files Palette for future use in the document. A CMDI Service Software Developer’s Kit will be available to enable developers to integrate Creator CMDI with remote servers. The CMDI Service Installer and the Software Developer’s Kit will be available later this summer.

OpenType® Font Support: Creator 7 supports OpenType, the new cross-platform font file format developed jointly by Adobe and Microsoft (Mac OS 10.2 and Windows® only). OpenType support is transparent users need only install the font.

Tables: Useful for organizing and presenting text and graphics, tables are now available in Creator 7. A table consists of rows and columns of cells, which can be formatted just like a text block with features, such as placement of graphics within the text, fill and frame attributes, and type and paragraph styles. Users can create a table by specifying row and column count, or by specifying column count and dragging to the desired size.

For a limited time, MultiAd® Creator Professional version 7, regularly priced at $499, can be purchased at a special introductory rate of $299. Any customer who currently has a copy of any version of Creator can upgrade to MultiAd® Creator Professional version 7 for $199. Education and site licensing options are available. Creator can be purchased at or by calling MultiAd Creator customer service at 800-245-9278, ext. 5324.

Since 1945, MultiAd has been a leading provider of advertising products and services with a progressive, client-centered approach. MultiAd is composed of four divisions: Kwikee Systems, Planner Solutions, Print Solutions and Builder, which includes Creator, and Recas® Solutions. For more information on MultiAd, visit the corporate Web site at

Note: MultiAd, Kwikee and Recas are registered trademarks of MultiAd, Inc. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.