Category Archives: DeviceLink Profiling

Creating DeviceLinks: The Option ‘Highlights’ for Simulating the First Printed Tone

In flexo printing the first printed tone is often subject to a rather high tone value increase. Additionally, in some read more…

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Creation of Correction DeviceLink Profiles

If an updated printer profile has been created using the tool Update Profile a corrected DeviceLink profile can be created read more…

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Tutorial: Creating a DeviceLink Profile

The following tutorial explains the creation of the DeviceLink profile ‘ISOcoated_v2_to_PSOcoated_v3_DeviceLink.icc‘ for the conversion of ‘ISO Coated v2′ to ‘PSO read more…

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The Tab Black Generation: Black Point and TAC

The Total Area Coverage (TAC) and the TAC for the black point (Black-TAC) can be defined under Black Point and read more…

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Dependency between the Exceptions Gray and White in Soft Proofs

The rendering intent Absolute Colorimetric is often used for soft proofs in order to determine how printed colors will be read more…

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Modify color appearance by using an additional profile

When creating a DeviceLink profile this option allows you to incorporate a correction by using an additional profile (for example read more…

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Creating DeviceLink profiles: Selecting Source and Target Profiles

A DeviceLink profile converts a predefined color transformation directly from source to target in a single profile. Every color value read more…

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Creation of Multicolor-to-Multicolor DeviceLink profiles

CoPrA makes it possible to create Multicolor-to-Multicolor DeviceLink profiles in the DeviceLink Profiling module. You can use all the options read more…

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Creating DeviceLink profiles: Selecting Presets

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Under Setting you can select a suitable predefined setting for the creation of the DeviceLink profile from the drop-down menu. read more…

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The Tab ‘Exceptions’ in DeviceLink Profiling

Exceptions are used to specifically influence color conversions of special colors. If source and target colors in a color conversion read more…

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Share CoPrA’s DeviceLink Settings with ZePrA

The SmartLink method in ZePrA allows to calculate the necessary DeviceLink and/or SaveInk profiles for the conversion of PDF files read more…

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Import, Export or Cleanup of Profile Settings

Profile settings for printer, DeviceLink and SaveInk profiling can be selected in the drop-down menu Setting. CoPrA Basic allows you read more…

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Creating DeviceLink profiles – Rendering

All DeviceLink profiles contains one rendering intent. In addition to the standard rendering intents – Perceptual, Relative Colorimetric, Saturation and read more…

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The Multicolor Mode

Multicolor Mode determines how colors will be built up in individual separations. The Multicolor Mode is available in printer profiling read more…

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The Tab Black Generation: Settings for Black Calculation

Under Black Point and TAC you can define the overall Total Area Coverage (TAC) and the TAC for the black read more…

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Using Preview Profiles for Soft Proofs

Preview profiles allow soft proofing of image files in DeviceLink profiling and Multicolor printer profiling, without the need to actually read more…

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Using Preview Profiles for DeviceLinks in Adobe Photoshop

Open the original image data to be converted using a DeviceLink profile in Adobe Photoshop. You can either assign the read more…

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Creating Printer and DeviceLink Profiles: Format, Size and Further Processing

In the last step in profiling you can assign a Name for the profile and choose the Format and Size read more…

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Profile Reports

Profile reports can be created together with printer or DeviceLink profiles. To do so, activate the checkbox Create Profile Report read more…

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Exceptions

Exceptions are used to allow targeted color conversion of special colors. Exceptions ensure that special properties of colors are preserved. read more…

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Creating DeviceLink Profiles: The Exception ‘Adapt TVI to source profile’

A further setting option, Adapt TVI to source profile, has been added under the Primaries Exception for CMYK-to-CMYK DeviceLink profiles. read more…

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Black Generation

Black Generation defines the method to generate black for the target color space. Target Profile uses the separation from the read more…

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Black Control Range

The Black Control Range defines a limit for the calculation of the intersection to black. read more…

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