Some distinctive features of the inkXE design studio include 3D preview of custom product design before the user checks out, saving a design for later use, sharing of customized product designs on social media.
Besides these, the designer tool comes with a number of essential features, such as bleed mark and safe zone features for business cards, banners, brochures design; web browsing facility while looking for background patterns for banners, business cards; real time price update while the user is designing.
The product designer tool presents the user a number of pre-decorated design templates to choose from. They start designing with a design template and move on to customize it with distinct colors, cliparts, fonts, etc. User can apply the text effects such as text art, text cloud, curve text, text on path, etc to their custom product design.
The tool allows the user to upload photographs from Facebook and Instagram. It vectorizes images uploaded by the user. Image effects of the tool allows the user to apply image filter and image mask effects to the pictures. They can also remove background of the photographs.
The design tool allows the printer to assign decoration areas of any shape along with the regular rectangular decoration areas of A1, A2..A3 sizes. Printer can assign multiple decoration areas on any product. The tool makes it possible for the printer to assign specific printing methods to specific decoration areas.
The printer sets variable print and price rules. The user is charged based on color variant, size variant, white base, design area, etc. The printer can also charge different prices for different printing methods.
The designer tool allows the printer to enable/disable any feature of the tool as per their requirement. The printer can add unlimited number of design templates, cliparts, fonts and other assets. They can also set up multiple stores by configuring the language, currency, unit, color theme of the tool. The tool also helps the printer to set up a marketplace for customizable product designs and promotional product designs.