Designed to be a companion for Paratext, PTXprint allows you to create high quality PDFs for trial publications of scripture. It has many easily configurable options allowing a whole range of outputs. This tool enables any translation project to freely produce scripture printouts from their Paratext USFM files for testing and feedback within their local context.
Ideal for short runs of scripture for final feedback and approval before final typesetting and formal publishing. Great for trying out different layouts for various target audiences.
PTXprint is easy to use whether you just need to produce a single book of scripture, or a collection of scripture portions for trial publication. With dozens of options, the possibilities are endless.
Receiving timely feedback as people first encounter God’s transforming Word is priceless. We’re here to help you get scripture into the hands of people sooner.
Who can use this tool?
PTXprint was developed with mother-tongue translators in mind, and starts off in Basic mode. But when you later switch to Advanced mode, you’ll discover that there are a host of powerful options at your fingertips.
What training do I need to use this tool?
Practically no training is needed to get started. You should be able to produce high quality PDFs within minutes. Extensive tooltips provide information on every option.
How is PTXprint different to InDesign with Publishing Assistant?
Each tool has been developed with a different kind of user in mind. For starters, this is a free tool for anyone to use.