PageStream offers a variety of excellent tools and features to make your work easier. As the application starts, a navigator can help you quickly use features like creating a new file, opening a file, or setting preferences. There are a variety of toolboxes that contain everything from the usual drawing tools to a variety of palettes like layer, color, style etc. It also allows you to create frameless textboxes for headers, footers and captions by easily selecting the text from the page. All the objects are very customizable using the line and fill options available to easily modify them. You can also customize the text wrap settings around objects for better presentation.
You can easily organize the work using the document and page palette features of PageStream. It allows you to divide the project into chapters. The document palette allow you to customize master chapters and also sub chapters beneath them, each built with their own specifications and layouts. The page palette helps you in maintaining multiple pages at once and grouping & aligning them. With these management features work becomes so much faster and easier.
PageStream allows full customizability for the many features it supports. You can easily change any setting right from view settings -> file settings -> drawing specifications, as per your preferences. The feature that shows Pagestream's flexibility is its ability to support recordable scripts. You can easily record your recurring activities as scripts and then use them using various function keys or from the script palette.
PageStream offers some advanced settings during printing. You can change various printing parameters like setting printer marks, changing angle of orientation of pages while printing, setting frequencies and also some printing methods like color/process/spot separation modes. Thus, you can easily print technical books, newsletters, cards, and so on, according to specifications.