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Setting up the spectrophotometer

Configure and calibrate

If you use a spectrophotometer with PrintFactory Calibrator, you need to configure and calibrate it on the PrintFactory computer. Configuring the spectrophotometer is necessary:
  • When you use the spectrophotometer for the first time
  • If the configuration changes.

To set up the spectrophotometer

Proceed as follows:
  1. In Microsoft Windows, make sure that the spectrophotometer driver is already installed on the PrintFactory computer.
  2. Do one of the following:
    • Start PrintFactory Calibrator, select a queue and click Create printer profile.
    • If you’re in PrintFactory RIP, select a queue and click the Go to Calibrator button in the main printer window.
  3. Click the Measuring tab.
  4. Select your Type of spectrophotometer and the Port to which it is connected.
  5. Click Calibrate Device.
Updated on February 26, 2019

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