Canvas Draw 1.0 for Mac Release Notes


  • Import Canvas and Canvas X documents created by previous and current versions
  • Import popular raster file formats, like BMP, GIF, JPG, PNG, TIF
  • Vector drawing with non-destructive SpriteEffects and SpriteLayer technologies
  • Image editing with a variety of paint tools, and effects and adjustment filters
  • Sophisticated Text tools to create multi-columns, flow texts: Section tool, Text Link/Unlink tools, and Text Path tool
  • Document Layout with vector objects, raster objects, and texts: create, drag, and place as you design
  • Adding dimensions on scaled documents: real world measurements
  • Export in popular raster file formats like BMP, GIF, JPG, PNG, TIF
  • Export documents to PDF as publications on the web or for high resolution printing


  • N/A, it's the 1st release of this product.


  • N/A, it's the 1st release of this product.

Supported File Formats

  • Import file formats: AI, BMP, CVS, CV5, CNV, CVX, EPS, GIF, JPG, PDF, PNG, PRN, PS, PSD, RTF, TGA, TIF, TPL, TXT
  • Export file formats: BMP, CVX, GIF, JPG, PDF, PNG, PSD, TIF, TPL

Known Issues

More Information

    For information about Canvas Draw and to access additional resources, please visit the Product Support and Resources page online.

    Additional information and resources include:
  • Software updates
  • Supported file formats
  • Community site, including peer-to-peer product forums
  • Support