chances are they do have a trial if you do as mentioned above. but i can almost guarantee, it will only allow you to peruse the software and test its design capabilities. not allow you to output to a printer or a plotter.
At the Atlantic city show they were giving out demos of 8.6 and I grabbed a copy to try it so I am sure that you could contact a reseller for a demo. The only thing is you can't save any work, no printing capabilities, or cutting.
If you can't find a demo I will be more than happy to send you mine!
They have the demo on their website which is actually a full version. You just add your key and serial number. I tried downloading it a few times but it doesn't support resuming and will only go to to 400mb and it is 3M. So I had to order the CD and paid 20 bucks. I guess they need the money for their move to Salt Lake City. That's why they made it impossible to download.
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