Why Choose Vinyl Express® LXi™ Sign Making Software?
LXi contains many tools for special effects. The effects menu will save you hours of design time. Create your effects, change the appearance, edit, combine, break apart, and more. LXi offers endless design effect options.
Vital Job Info
LXi allows you to save all the information about each job in one place! LXi will store job specifications, customer info, and statistics about labor time, job size, and pricing.
The Design Central feature in LXi delivers all the tools you’ll need within one interface.
LXi offers user friendly tools to ensure
optimum efficiency. DesignCentral is a
context sensitive window that displays tabs and options according to the objects you have selected or which tool you have chosen.
If you’re already working with another software program such as CorelDraw, Adobe, or Inspire, etc., LXi will let you transform the user interface of this software to any software that you might already be comfortable with! WOW!
Easy to use tools to edit bitmaps imported into your document.
What Makes Vinyl Express® LXi™ Signmaking Software so easy to use and versatile?
The user interface of Vinyl Express® LXi™ vinyl cutting software is what makes signmaking easy for beginners as well as those who have loved signmaking for years!
DesignCentral - DesignCentral is the one-stop home for all designing needs. This powerful feature increases productivity by placing everything you need in one location.
QuickEdit - You can instantaneously on-screen edit or update any effect applied to any object. For example, if there is text with a shadow that is misspelled, you can click on the text and make any correction. The shadow is automatically updated; there’s no need to enter a separate editor.
DesignEditor - You can hide or lock layers, edit or rearrange any step of the design process and drag effects from one object to another. Even objects in the most complex design can be edited with just one click.
Built-in Spell Checking - VE LXi’s spell checker can check either selected text or the entire design, preventing costly mistakes and misspellings. The dictionary contains over 100,000 words and suggests replacements. You can even create custom dictionaries.
LXi™ Tools - You can simply point the cursor at any tool or icon in Vinyl Express LXi and the Tool Tips provide the features name.
Customizable Interface - With VE LXi software you have the ability to rearrange, tear off and hide all the tool palettes. You can customize the interface to best suit your work habits.
LXi Apprentice is a complete text and graphics layout program that utilizes both Windows TrueType and Adobe Type 1 fonts. LXi Apprentice allows you to do simultaneous cutting and designing of your signs. Also included is a wide base of built-in vinyl sign cutting plotter drivers. LXi Apprentice is the cost-effective solution for sign makers who are just starting out in the sign making business.
LXi Apprentice Features:
- Flexi-SIGN Compatible Pen Fills for Solid Lettering
- Cut and Paste Options Automatic Color Separations for Cutting
- Vinyl Color Library Interactive Cutter Control
- 32-bit Code for Faster Operations Simultaneous Cutting and Designing
- Animated Previews Power Weed
- Editable Guidelines and Grids Automatic Registration Marks for Cutting
- Easy to Use Measuring Tool Automatic Horizontal and Vertical Tiling
- LXI Cloud archive access for online file storage
- Access to SignTracker templates, Sign.com logos and art
- Complete Object Layering Control Basic Library of 200 High-Quality Fonts
- Node Edit / Duplicate Auto Font Import
- Mirror Imaging / Basic Borders 51+ Import/Export filters (EPS, DXF, etc.)
- Multiple Documents Interface Rotate Objects
- Online Help / Case Conversion Drawing Tools / Shapes: Circles & Rectangles/Mirror
LXi Expert is the only sign making package in its price range that has high quality scanning and autotracing. Other features include Contour-Cut Marks for the production of print and cut decals with your desktop inkjet or laser printer, * Distortions, smooth drop shadows, automatic text kerning, expanded shape tools, and the optional rhinestone wizard plug-in.
LXi Master adds more vectorization tools including AutoTrace and Centerline Trace Vectorization, Bitmap tools including the abiltiy to rasterize vector graphics for export to clients, and color mode, bitmap transparency, move, lassoo and marquee tools. Your vector graphics are enhanced by the addtion of stripe effects and complex jobs are more easily managed using the Multiple Layers and Object Hierarchy tools and the Repeat Last Command function and more.
LXi Master PLUS completes the package by adding more shape tools, more bitmap tools and more pattern options. To aid your sign business and customer management, job info and job statistics are added. With the design, workflow and business management features found in LXi Master Plus, you have everything needed to start, run, and grow a successful sign business producing all manner of vector signs and graphics.