RIP User Interface Changes from Version 5 to Version 6

In order to improve performance and usability, the RIP user interface has been updated. There are a number of differences detailed below, the basic principle remains the same. Now each RIP can be setup to make it easier to access frequently used assets, and hide activities the user may not require in their workflow. With […]

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Software Manager – Using Connectivity Cloud Information

Connectivity This gives the current status of your license and connections. With the green ticks the computer you are working on has a connection to the computer holding the license server, as well as showing the IP address for it. The settings box allows one to amend this, by clicking it. In turn it has […]

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Software Manager – License information

Information This gives the detail of your license configuration.   The left hand column lists the type and quantities of RIP, Editor and Layout installations available with your subscription. The Driver list shows the quantity of each class currently available with a print count, Status Code and licence status. Select Options lists the modules available with your […]

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Create a VISU PMM

Profiling steps using a VISU PMM Example   Define the printer profile In the Calibrator choose the ICC option and define the printer that you want to create a new profile for. Click Next. Set media name, new or existing. Click Next. In the Print mode setting step set the driver settings you want to use […]

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Scaling the job window contents in the RIP

This item is in the bottom right hand side of the RIP Interface. Scaleable up and down. By sliding the white button along the bar to the right, makes the window bigger, and to the left makes it smaller. The columns are still fully editable as before, using the RIP Preferences: View list to hide or […]

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VISU Light Adaptation Tool (LAT)

VISU profiles can be adjusted to suit different lighting environments.  This function allows for shifts in hue to the grey balance to enable a neutral grey under a specific light. How to adjust for Light Adaptation Open Calibrator Select a variant within the VISU profile you wish to adjust Click the Light Adaption Tool  Select the variant and the Reference […]

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Editable Tool sets in the RIP

The main tool set content is now editable giving more shortcuts, and the option to remove tools that are not required in the RIPs workflow. This takes the top drop down menu contents and enables them to be ordered into the tool bar across the top of the screen. To do this, simply access the Preferences […]

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Creating and Tuning of DeviceLink profiles

About DeviceLink profiles To improve the color accuracy of your proofs, you can create and use a DeviceLink profile. A DeviceLink is a link between the reference profile and the printer profile of your queue. The DeviceLink profile directly transforms color from one color space to another, without using an intermediate, device-independent color space (CIELab). […]

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Recalibrating the Printer Profile

Recalibration is the process of adjusting the existing MX or VISU printer profile to the color shift that this printer has gone through. This color shift can have various reasons: Changing environmental conditions Degrading print heads Differences in media quality Recalibration will bring the profile back to its original ‘Golden State’ When to recalibrate You […]

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