Contents

 
Software License Agreement
What's New in the Cloud
Installing the Software
Recommended System Requirements
Installation Procedures
Installing Softkey
Transferring a Software License Using Softkey
Installing the Software
Accessing the SAi Cloud
Activating the Software
First-time Cloud Users
Returning Cloud Users
Validating Your Email Address
Downloading and Installing Software
Preventing the Software from Loading Automatically During Startup
Uninstalling the Software
Uninstalling the Software for Windows 8
Uninstalling the Software for Windows 7
Uninstalling the Software for Windows Vista
ICC Printer Profiles
Accessing ICC Profiles on the Cloud
Downloading ICC Profiles
Installing Downloaded ICC Profiles
Removing ICC Profiles
Using License Manager Cloud
Checking for License Updates
Importing a License File
Removing a License from Your Computer
Indirect Internet Connection
Removing a License File without Internet Connection
Downloading a License File without Internet Connection
License Already Removed?
Using Preference Manager
Saving a Set of Preferences
Loading a Set of Preferences
Restoring the Software to its Original State
Clearing Preferences
Exiting Preference Manager
Getting Started
Toolbars
Showing or Hiding a Toolbar
Undocking a Toolbar
Docking a Floating Toolbar
Using the Tools in a Tear-Off Palette
Menus
Tool Tips
Design Area
SAi Cloud Window
Files Icon
Downloading an Archived File
Removing a File from the Cloud Archive
FlexiQuote Icon
Starting FlexiQuote
Creating a Job Quote
Browsing Existing Job Quotes
Searching Existing Job Quotes
Setting Up FlexiQuote
Media Profiles Icon
Downloading ICC Profiles
Installing Downloaded ICC Profiles
Removing ICC Profiles
Reports Icon
Wrap Templates Icon
Design Templates Icon
Logo Collection Icon
Clipart Collection Icon
Support Icon
Useful Web Links by Product
Documentation
User Forum
Training Materials
Upcoming Events
Messages Icon
Send for Approval Icon
Using the Approval Tool Screen
Job Approval Email
Approval Tool
Marking Areas for Correction
Correcting and Resending a Design File
The Guild Icon
Settings Icon
Facebook Icon
YouTube Icon
SAi Store Icon
SAi Cloud Mobile Application
Launching the SAi Mobile App
Viewing the Job List
Observing Trends
Reviewing Account Information
Swatch Table
Ruler and Grid
Displaying the Ruler and Grid Settings
Guides
Creating a Horizontal or Vertical Guide Line
Converting Objects to Guides
Creating a Diagonal Guide
Locking Guides
Selecting All Guides
Status Bar
Changing the View
Using a Wheel Mouse
Using Scroll Bars
Zooming and Panning
Using Zoom, Pan or Fill tool without Selecting it Before Each Use
Using Navigator View
Changing the View
Showing Objects' Fill
Changing the Way Outlines are Displayed
Showing Path Directions
Showing or Hiding Direction Arrows
Showing Tool Diameter
Previewing Bitmaps
Showing Preview
Redrawing the Design Area
Previewing Objects in CMYK
Filtering Objects by Color
Filtering Objects Using the Color Filter
Filtering Objects Using the Color Swatch Table
Tracking your Steps
Undoing and Redoing the Last Step
Undoing and Redoing Multiple Steps
Undoing Multiple Steps
Redoing Multiple Steps
Adjusting the Number of Steps Stored in Undo List
Repeating the Last Step
Using Workspaces
Workspace Editor
Assigning Shortcut Keys
Entering Numerical Values
Using Spinner Controls
Using Built-In Mathematical Operations
Automatic Unit Conversion
Calculation of Ratios
Calculation of Percentages
Simple Mathematical Operators
Automatic Application of Entered Values and Expressions
Setting Preferences
Preferences - General Tab
Preferences - File Path Tab
Preferences - Font Tab
Preferences - Tools Tab
Windows and Macintosh User Interface Features
Shortcut Keys
Menus
Other Controls
Getting Help
Exiting the Software
Working with Files
Creating New Documents
Opening Files
Importing Files
Link PDF
Archiving to the Cloud
Saving Documents
Exporting to Files
Sending a Job to EnRoute (Windows Only)
Sending a Thumbnail to SignTracker
Emailing a Job
Closing Documents
Linked and Embedded Files
Embedding Linked PostScript Files
Using OLE Objects (Windows Only)
Inserting OLE Objects
Inserting Existing Files as OLE Objects
Editing OLE Objects
Converting OLE Objects to another Format
Converting OLE Objects to Basic Segments and Bitmaps
Changing Linking Properties of OLE Objects
Working with Job Info
Viewing or Editing Job Info
Job Statistics
Viewing Job Statistics
Finding Files
Searching for a File
Job Estimation
Using Job Estimation
Customizing Forms
Customizing the Item List
Applying Templates
Setting the Default Template
Templates Toolbar
Creating New Templates
Editing Existing Templates
Changing Placeholders Attributes in DesignCentral
Using DesignCentral
DesignCentral Tabs
DesignCentral - Document Tab
Showing the Document Tab
DesignCentral - Margins Tab
DesignCentral - Scale Tab
Changing the Size of Objects
Changing the Position of Objects
DesignCentral - Rotate Tab
Rotating Objects
Shearing Objects
Mirroring Objects
DesignCentral - Object Tab
DesignCentral - Effects Tab
DesignCentral - Setup Tab
Using DesignEditor
Displaying DesignEditor
DesignEditor - Layers Tab
Showing Layer Names
Showing Layer Properties
Changing Layer Properties
Changing Layer Order
Merging Layers
Changing Layer Color
Designing with the Bad Wrap™ in DesignEditor
DesignEditor - Objects Tab
Selecting Objects Using the Objects Tab
Changing the Order of Objects
Renaming Objects
Applying Effects
Selecting Objects
Selecting Objects Using the Select Tool
Selecting Objects Using the Bounding Box
Changing the Default Selection Mode
Selecting Objects within an Effect
Selecting Objects Using Tab
Selecting Similar Objects
Selecting Objects with the Same Color
Selecting Objects Based on Attributes
Selecting Objects Using DesignEditor
Selecting All Objects
Deselecting All Objects
Inverting a Selection
Arranging Objects
Resizing Objects
Resizing Using DesignCentral
Resizing by Dragging Control Points
Resizing to the Same Size
Moving Objects
Moving Objects by Dragging
Moving Objects Using DesignCentral
Rotating, Shearing, and Mirroring Objects
Rotating, Shearing, and Mirroring Using DesignCentral
Rotating and Shearing by Dragging Control Points
Creating Mirrored Objects
Deskewing Objects
Duplicating Objects
Duplicating Objects by Dragging
Duplicating Objects Using Copy and Paste
Duplicating Objects Using a Specific Offset Distance
Duplicating Objects Using Paste Special
Duplicating Objects Using Paste Over
Duplicating Objects Using the Duplicate Command
Duplicating Objects Using DesignEditor
Duplicating Objects Using the Step and Repeat Command
Working with Auto Serialization
Changing Auto Serialization Attributes Using DesignCentral
Grouping Objects
Grouping Objects
Ungrouping Objects
Ungrouping All Grouped Objects
Compounding Objects
Compounding Objects
Compounding Objects by Color
Releasing Compounded Objects
Masking Objects
Creating a Mask
Unmasking Objects
Locking Objects
Locking Objects
Unlocking Objects
Changing Object Order
Aligning Objects
Aligning Objects to another Object
Aligning Objects to the Design Area
Distributing Objects
Distributing Objects over the Area of the Selection
Distributing Objects throughout the Design Area
Spacing Objects
Nesting Objects
True Shape Nesting
Nesting Objects
Snapping Objects
Deleting Objects
Removing Objects without Moving Them to the Trash Layer
Restoring Objects from the Trash Layer
Removing Objects from the Trash Layer
Clear Transform
Working with Color
Available Color Models
Working with Swatch Tables
Opening a Swatch Table
Closing a Swatch Table
Creating New Swatch Tables
Saving a Swatch Table to a File
Docked or Floating Swatch Tables
Changing the View of a Swatch Table
Hiding and Displaying Swatch Tables
Applying Colors from a Swatch Table
Adding a New Color to a Swatch Table
Copying a Color to another Swatch Table
Deleting Colors from a Swatch Table
Merging Similar Colors
Changing Color Order in a Swatch Table
Creating Swatches from the Colors in the Current Design
Applying Colors Using the Color Mixer
Adding Colors from the Color Mixer to a Swatch table
Creating Duotone Colors with the Color Mixer
Sampling Colors Using the Eyedropper
Using the Eyedropper
Selecting a Solid Fill from a Gradient or Pattern
Setting Stroke Colors with the Eyedropper
Adding a Fill Selected with the Eyedropper to a Swatch Table
Defining Colors Using the Color Specs Dialog Box
Viewing the Color Specs Dialog Box
Color Specs - Color Tab
Creating New Colors Using Color Specs
Measuring a New Color
Setting Up Your Color Meter
Deleting Colors Using Color Specs
Editing Colors Using Color Specs
Changing the Order of Colors Using Color Specs
Color Specs - Library Tab
Adding a Color to a Swatch Table
Removing a Color from a Swatch Table
Color Specs - Find Tab
Matching a Color from the Color Libraries
Setting the Default Fill / Stroke Color
Setting the Background / Foreground Color
Modifying Existing Color Libraries
Creating New Color Libraries by Using Measurement Devices
Changing Existing Color Libraries
Creating Test Swatches
Creating Swatch Tables
Advanced Settings for Duotone Swatch Tables
Advanced Settings for CMYK Swatch Tables
Advanced Settings for Current Palette Swatch Tables
Using Fill/Stroke Editor
Displaying Fill/Stroke Editor
Fill/Stroke Editor - Fill Tab
Types of Fills
Applying No Fill
Applying a Solid Fill
Applying a Pattern Fill
Using Pattern Fill Advanced Settings
Adding a Pattern Fill to a Swatch Table
Applying a Gradient Fill
Advanced Options for Gradient Fill
Adding a Gradient to a Swatch Table
Editing Gradients Using the Edit Bar
Editing Gradients Using the Edit Line
Fill/Stroke Editor - Stroke Tab
Editing Stroke Properties of Objects
Applying Overprinting
Setting Objects to be Output Using Overprinting
Turning Off Overprinting for Objects
Working with Shapes
Creating Shapes
Holding Shift or Ctrl While Creating Rectangles and Ovals
Holding Shift or Ctrl While Creating Polygons
Holding Shift or Ctrl While Creating Starbursts
Holding Shift or Ctrl While Creating Fans and Arrows
Holding Ctrl While Creating Advanced Borders and Parametric Shapes
Editing Shapes Using DesignCentral
Rectangle
Circles
Ovals
Polygons
Starburst
Fan
Arrow
Registration Marks
Advanced Borders
Adding Borders to the Border List
Parametric Shapes
Editing Shapes Using Control Points
Rectangle
Circle
Oval
Polygon
Starburst
Fan
Arrow
Advanced Border
Converting Objects to Shapes
Working with Text
Creating New Text
Creating Horizontal/Vertical Text
Creating Horizontal / Vertical Block Text
Creating Horizontal/Vertical Path Text
Creating Arc Text
Changing Text Attributes Using DesignCentral
Editing Attributes in DesignCentral
DesignCentral - Character tab
DesignCentral - Paragraph tab
Options for Full Alignment
DesignCentral - Arc tab
Changing Text Attributes Using Control Points
Entering New Text
Selecting Text
Selecting the Whole Text
Selecting One or More Characters
Selecting One Character
Selecting One Line
Changing Text Attributes
Changing the Font
Changing Font in Existing Text
Changing Font Using DesignCentral
Changing Text Alignment
Changing Default Text Settings
Finding and Replacing
Spell Checking
On-Screen Spell Checking
Setting On-Screen Spell Checking Options
Manual Spell Checking
Changing Case
Changing Kerning
Using Automatic Kerning
Using Manual Kerning
Changing Kerning for All Text
Changing Kerning between Two Characters
Defining Kerning
Breaking and Joining Text
Breaking Text
Joining Text
Changing Text Orientation
Adjusting Text Block Size
Working with Braille Text
Converting Text to Braille
Working with Barcodes
Converting Text to Barcode
Converting Barcode to Text
Barcode Tabs in DesignCentral
DesignCentral - Barcode tab
DesignCentral - Barcode Title tab
Working with Special Characters
Inserting Special Characters
Creating New Characters
Deleting Custom Characters
Working With Text Styles
Copying and Pasting Text Styles
Storing Styles in the Style List
Applying Styles from the Style List
Text Preferences
Working with Fonts
Installing Fonts
Installing TrueType and Type 1 Fonts
Installing FSfonts
Installing URW and Casfonts
Casmate Engraving Fonts
Modifying the Fonts in Use
Working with Paths
Creating Paths
Drawing Straight Segments Using the Bezier Path Tool
Drawing Curved Segments Using the Bezier Path Tool
Drawing Arcs Using the Bezier Path Tool
Drawing Segments Using the Freehand Drawing Tool
Converting Objects into Paths
Converting Stroke to Outlines
Selecting Points and Segments
Selecting Segments
Selecting Control Points by Enclosing
Selecting Points Using an Inclined Bounding Box
Using DesignCentral to Edit Points and Segments
DesignCentral When a Segment is Selected
DesignCentral When a Control Point is Selected
DesignCentral When an Engraving Path Is Selected
Advanced Settings for Engrave Paths
Path Direction
Changing Path Direction
Editing Paths
Straightening Lines
Aligning Points and Segments Horizontally or Vertically
Aligning Points and Segments to an Angle
Spacing Points
Repeating Paths
Acquiring and Applying Length and Angle
Rounding Corners
Rounding One Corner of a Path
Rounding Multiple Corners of a Path
Sharpening Corners
Converting Segment into a Curve
Converting Segment to Smooth Arc
Converting Segment to 3-Point Arc
Converting Segment to Arc
Eliminating Extra Points
Removing One Point
Adding One Point
Removing Self-Intersections
Changing Starting Point
Separating to Closed Paths
Separating to Open Paths
Breaking Paths
Breaking Paths at Existing Points
Breaking Paths at a Specific Point
Joining Paths
Merging Paths with the Join Paths Tool
Converting Corners to Right Angle
Removing Tiny Objects
Working with Bitmaps
Using DesignCentral
Bitmap Tab
Profile Tab
Embedded ICC Profiles
Creating Bitmaps
Importing Bitmaps
Exporting Bitmaps
Scanning Bitmaps
Creating New Bitmaps
Converting Objects into Bitmaps
Changing Bitmap Properties
Changing Bitmap Resolution
Resampling a Bitmap
Changing Bitmap Color Mode
Making a Bitmap Transparent
Removing Transparency
Using the Bitmap Toolbar
Defining Marquees
Selecting the Entire Bitmap
Using the Marquee Tool
Using the Lasso Tool
Using the Magic Wand Tool
Clearing Marquees
Inverting Marquees
Converting Objects to Marquees
Converting Marquees to Objects
Editing Bitmaps
Using the Move Tool
Using the Eraser Tool
Erasing a Bitmap
Using the Paintbrush Tool
Using the Pencil Tool
Using the Crop Tool
Using the Fill Tool
Using the Stamp Tool
Changing the Brush
Using Filters
Reduce Noise Filter
Blur Filter
Sharpen Filter
Level Filter
Color Balance Filter
Brightness/Contrast Filter
Adobe Filters
Setting up the Folder Where the Plug-ins are Installed
Using the Filters
Tracing Bitmaps
Using Autotrace
Using Centerline Tracing
Using Picture Cut Tracing
Using Color Tracing
Merging Active Colors
After Posterizing the Image
Working with Effects
Common Features
Separating Effects
Clearing Effects
Using the Combine Effects
Applying Weld Effect
Applying Weld by color Effect
Applying Cut Out Effect
Applying Remove Overlap Effect
Applying Common Effect
Applying Exclude Common Effect
Applying Fuse Effect
Applying Separate Overlap Effect
Using the Outline Effect
Applying Outlines Effect
Adjusting Outlines Using DesignCentral
Adjusting Outlines Using Control Points
Using the Shadow Effect
Applying Shadows
Adjusting Shadows Using DesignCentral
Adjusting Shadows Using Control Points
Using the Stripes Effect
Adjusting Radiant Stripes Using DesignCentral
Adjusting Radiant Stripes Using Control Points
Adjusting Circular Stripes Using DesignCentral
Adjusting Circular Stripes Using Control Points
Adjusting Gradient Stripes Using DesignCentral
Adjusting Gradient Stripes Using Control Points
Using the Distort Effect
Applying Distortions
Adjusting Distortions Using DesignCentral
Adjusting Distortions Using Control Points
Using the Blending Effect
Using the Lens Effect
Applying Transparent Effect
Applying Invert Effect
Applying Brighten Effect
Applying Wireframe Effect
Applying Magnify Effect
Using the Underbase Effect
Creating a Solid Underbase
Creating a Variable Underbase
Removing an Underbase
Separating an Underbase from the Objects It Was Based on
Making a Vector Object into an Underbase
Releasing an Underbase Back to a Vector Object
Using the Finisher Effect
Creating a Rectangular Finish
Creating a Shape Finish
Removing a Finish
Using Color Trapping
Applying Color Trapping
Adjusting Color Trapping Using DesignCentral
Using Styles
Copying and Applying Styles
Storing Style in Style List
Applying Style in Style List
Editing Style from Style List
Renaming or Copying a Style
Deleting a Style
Using Contour Cut
Creating a Contour Cut or Cuts around Objects
Adjusting Contour Cut Using DesignCentral
Adjusting Contour Cut Using Control Points
Tracing Bitmaps with the Contour Cut Effect
Transforming Objects into a Cutting Line
Converting a Vector Object into a Cutting Line
Converting a Cutting Line to a Vector Object
Using Engraving Fills
Applying Profile Fill
Applying Hatch Fill
Applying Island Fill
Applying Hole Fill
Advanced Settings for Engraving Fills
Tool Library
Editing a Tool
Working with Measurements and Labels
Measuring Distances
Creating Dimensioning Lines
Changing the Text Position of a Dimension Line
Automatically Dimensioning Objects
Dimensioning to Page
Creating Labels
Editing Dimension Lines
Configuring the System for Color Printing
Setting the Display Settings
Setting the Input Profiles
Selecting Rendering Intents
Printing to a Desktop Printer
Connecting to Production Manager or PhotoPRINT Server / FlexiPRINT Server
Connecting to Production Manager
Connecting to Production Manager on the Same Computer
Connecting to Production Manager on another Computer on your Local Area Network
Connecting to Production Manager at an Internet Address
Connecting to PhotoPRINT Server / FlexiPRINT Server
Connecting to PhotoPRINT Server / FlexiPRINT Server on the Same Computer
Connecting to PhotoPRINT Server / FlexiPRINT Server on another Computer on your Local Area Network
Connecting to PhotoPRINT Server / FlexiPRINT Server at an Internet Address
Sharing a Hardware Key over a Local Area Network
Cutting your Design
Sending the Document to the Device
Cut/Plot Dialog Box Settings
Cut/Plot Dialog Box - General Tab
Material Settings
Sending Mode
Position Settings
Positioning the Job by Clicking and Dragging
Size Settings
Copies Settings
Nest Settings
Positioning Tools
Viewing Tools
Color Palette
Setting the Visibility of Colors
Cut/Plot Dialog Box - Panel Tab
Panel Tools
Resizing the Panel
Resizing the Panel with the Mouse
Resizing the Panel Numerically
Tiling the Job Using the Preview Area
Adding New Tiles to the Panel
Resizing Existing Tiles
Tiling the Job Using the Tile Group
Tiling the Job Evenly
Specifying Overlap between Tiles
Tiling All Copies Individually
Preventing Tiles from Being Output
Cut/Plot Dialog Box - Options Tab
Setting Cutter Driver Options
Cut/Plot Dialog Box - Advanced Tab
Printing your Design
RIP and Print Settings
RIP and Print Dialog Box - General Tab
Material Settings
Sending Mode
Position Settings
Positioning the Job by Clicking and Dragging
Size Settings
Copies Settings
Automatic Tile Flip
Positioning Tools
Viewing Tools
RIP and Print Dialog Box - Panel Tab
Panel Tools
Resizing the Panel
Resizing the Panel with the Mouse
Resizing the Panel Numerically
Tiling the Job Using the Preview Area
Adding New Tiles to the Panel
Resizing Existing Tiles
Tiling the Job Using the Tile Group Box
Changing Tile Size with the Mouse
Changing Tile Size Numerically
Tiling the Job Evenly
Specifying Overlap between Tiles
Preventing Tiles from Being Output
RIP and Print Dialog Box - Advanced Tab
Setting the Print Quality
RIP and Print Dialog Box - Adjustment Tab
Setting Driver Options
Printing with Spot Colors
RIP and Print Dialog Box - Contour Tab
Setting Contour Cut Options
Cutting the Contour on a Hybrid Device
Cutting the Contour as a Separate Job
Cutting the Contour on a Cutter with Automatic Alignment
Cutting the Contour on a Manually Aligned Cutter
Engraving your Design
Engrave Dialog Box Settings
Engrave Dialog Box - General Tab
Material Settings
Sending Mode
Drawing Offset
Interactive Mode and Show Me
Sheet Offset
Copies Settings
Design Size
Positioning Tools
Viewing Tools
Tool Color
Engrave Dialog Box - Panel Tab
Panel size
Resizing the Panel Numerically
Resizing the Panel with the Mouse
Tile Group Box
Creating New Tiles with the Mouse
Resizing Existing Tiles with the Mouse
Preventing Tiles from Being Output
Overlap
Tile All Copies Individually
Panel Tools
Engrave Dialog Box - Options Tab
Tool Options
Engraver Driver Options
Appendix - ASCII CODE
Appendix - Supported File Formats
AutoCAD DXF Import
Adobe Acrobat PDF Export
Gerber File Format Supported Features
Appendix - Features List
Appendix - CASmate Tracing Features Using Bezier Tracing
Using Bezier Tracing
Using Enhanced Curves Tracing
Using Enhanced Corners Tracing
Using Centerline Vectorization
Using Color Vectorization
Posterizing
Merging Colors
Vectorizing
Appendix - Stroke Fonts
Appendix - Keyboard Shortcuts
Production Manager
Software License Agreement
Getting Started
Basic Elements of Your Software
Toolbar
Setup Area
Job Area
Job Area Column Headings
Entering Numerical Values
Use Spinner Controls
Using Built-In Mathematical Operations
Automatic Unit Conversion
Calculation of Ratios
Calculation of Percentages
Simple Mathematical Operators
Automatic Application of Entered Values and Expressions
Job Estimation
Using Job Estimation
Using the Estimation Editor
Ink Estimation
Setting Application Preferences
Getting Help
Starting Production Manager
Exiting the Software
Working with Output Device Setups
Adding New Setups
Setting Up Desktop Printers as Output Devices
Selecting a Setup
Activating Setups
Deleting Setups
Editing Setup Properties
Job Workflow Tab
Automatic Nesting Tab
Changing Port Settings
Configuring SCSI Port Settings
Using Output Size Compensation
Working with Output Validation
Working with Jobs
Adding New Jobs
Adding Jobs from a File
Dragging a File into the Software
Adding Jobs Using the Hotfolder
Selecting Jobs
Saving Jobs
Deleting Jobs
Editing Jobs with an External Application
Setting Job Properties
Processing Jobs
Moving jobs to a Different Output Device
RIPing Jobs
Outputting Jobs
Aborting the Processing of a Job
Outputting Test Jobs
Outputting a Test Print Job
Outputting a Test Cut Job
Using the Job Log
Viewing the Job Log
Clearing the Job Log
Setting Job Properties
Opening the Job Properties Dialog
Working with Job Properties Presets
Read-Only Presets
Creating Presets
Updating Presets
Applying Presets
Renaming Presets
Deleting Presets
Importing and Exporting Presets
Exporting Presets
Importing Presets
Basic Job Properties
Setting Basic Job Properties
Setting the Preview Pane View
Setting Default Job Properties XXX
Advanced Job Properties
Setting Advanced Job Properties
Layout Tab
Workflow Tab
Color Management Tab
Setting Dither Options for Angled Screens
Setting Advanced Color Correction Properties
Setting Input ICC Profiles
Setting Rendering Intent
Printer Options Tab
Cut Tab
Setting Cutter Driver Options
Tile Tab
Labels and Marks Tab
Color Adjustment Tab
Working with Variations
Separations Tab
Editing Color Channel Details
Object Color Control Tab
Setting the Preview Pane View
Setting Default Job Properties XXX
Nesting Jobs
Setting Job Properties for Nested Jobs
Using Dual Roll Printing with Nested Jobs
Nesting Jobs Manually
Un-Nesting Jobs
Nesting Contour Jobs
Using Automatic Nesting
Nesting Pages, Copies, Tiles and Separations
Rearranging Nested Jobs
Moving Nested Images
Rotating Nested Images
Mirroring Nested Images
Breaking Apart Multi-Sectioned Jobs into Nested Jobs
Tiling and Cropping Jobs
Dividing a Job into Tiles
Dividing a Job into Uniform Rows and Columns of Tiles
Dividing a Job into Uniform Tiles of a Specified Size
Selecting a Tile
Editing Tiles
Preventing a Tile from Being Output
Enabling a Non-Printing Tile
Printing a Tile Map
Cropping a Job
Removing All Tiling and Cropping
Working with Color
Using the Color Profiler
Using Custom Spot Color Mapping
Enabling Custom Spot Color Mapping
Mapping Colors Using Custom Spot Color Mapping
Adding/Modifying a Custom Spot Color Mapping
Importing the Custom Colors from a Print Job
Printing Custom Colors
Deleting a Custom Spot Color Mapping
Using Global Color Mapping
Enabling Color Mapping
Mapping Colors Using Global Color Mapping
Adding/Modifying a Global Color Mapping
Deleting a Global Color Mapping
Using Object Color Control
Mapping Colors Using Object Color Control
Inspecting Colors
Selecting Colors
Enabling or Disabling Color Mapping Settings
Editing Colors
Adding New Colors
Resetting Color Values
Saving Object Color Control Settings to a Preset
Applying Object Color Control Settings from a Preset
Contour Cutting and Virtual Hybrid Output
Setting Up a Job for Contour Cutting
Hybrid Device Output
Virtual Hybrid Output
Virtual Hybrid Output on a Cutter with Automatic Alignment
Virtual Hybrid Output on a Manually Aligned Cutter
Appendix : Supported File Formats
Appendix - Keyboard Shortcuts
Color Profiler
Introduction to Color Profiler
Number of Profiles to Create
Linearization and ICC Profile File Locations
Creating an ICC Output Profile
Preparing to Create an ICC Profile
Creating Output Device Setups
Adding New Media Types
External Factors Influencing Print Quality
Accessing Color Profiler
Creating an ICC Output Profile
Profile Setup
Ink Limit
Checking for Over-saturation
Ink Split
Linearization
Importing Linearization Measurements
Multi-Ink Limit
Gray Balance
Characterization
Generating ICC Profiles Using Third Party Color Profiling
ICC Generation
Modifying or Resuming Creation of an ICC Profile
Normal Template
Re-linearizing Using an Existing ICC Profile
Converting Legacy Presets
Index