Troubleshooting corrupted fonts

At the start-up of the Editor it sometimes occurs that the Editor crashes with a GFontManager error at start-up. This is causes by a font that can’t be processed. Below how to locate the font that causes the problem. MacOS X: In order to find and further remove the corrupted fonts, you have the possibility […]

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Spot colors in Output channels

Spot colors are defined as extra print channels / extra inks. This is the definition and the most common use (precise terminology: spot colors used as process colors). Next to this spot colors are often used to name a color (precise terminology: named colors). The PDF model does not have a distinction between them and […]

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Spot Color to Cut Contour

Manual Spot Color to Cut Tools mapping Concept   The Map Spot Color functionality is used to map a spot color to a cut layer to be used by the cutter as cut information. How this can be done is present in the following pages. Example This functionality is available from the Editor and can […]

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EPS/PDF Compatibility mode

When loading a document, the Editor will optimize the document like replacing a sequence of colored boxes by a smooth shading (which is more suitable for scaling to larger sizes) and like converting text into editable text. This might go wrong in very rare cases (accidently replace a sequence of boxes into a gradient). Using […]

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