Quark has announced an update that spans its entire product line: the 8.1 versions of QuarkXPress, Quark Publishing System, QuarkCopyDesk, and QuarkXPress Server. QuarkXPress 8.1 is available for free to QuarkXPress 8 and offers a revamped PDF output function, a "Native Transparency" mode for creating PDFs, and other new features. Quark Xpress Server 8.1 also has the capability to create Flash banner ads and other web content automatically. Version 8.1 of Quark's design suite is compatible with current operating systems as well as Windows 7 and Mac OS X Snow Leopard. It is available for download at the Quark website.