With the XPS Essentials Pack to create XPS documents and displays them on the screen. As an interesting alternative to PDF and XPS format provides an opportunity for cross-platform document exchange. The output files via a printer driver. Main component of the XPS Essentials Pack is the XPS Viewer EP. The file viewer recovers files are in Microsoft's XPS format. In addition to a full-text search is also a zoom function is integrated, which enlarges the document in different stages. Furthermore, the user is informed of the document permissions. Microsoft provides the user with the XPS Essentials Pack literally a complete package around the attractive XPS format. XPS files can be slightly create and take a look. The format should look at those who are looking for alternatives to PDF.