Epson Stylus Pro 9000 Print Engine Download Manual

CPD-8407
EPSON Color Calibrator User’s GuideColorCalibrator
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DeclarationofConformity
AccordingtoISO/IECGuide22andEN45014
Manufacturer: SEIKOEPSONCORPORATION
Address: 35,Owa3chome,Suwashi,
Naganoken3928502Japan
Representative: EPSONEUROPEB.V.
Address: Prof.J.H.Bavincklaan51183
ATAmstelveen
TheNetherlands
DeclaresthattheProduct:ProductName: ColorCalibrator
Model: G740A
ConformstothefollowingDirective(s)andNorm(s):Directive89/336/EEC:EN55022ClassB
EN500821
EN6100032(UsingACAdapterModelEU20)
EN6100033(UsingACAdapterModelEU20)
IEC8012
IEC8013
IEC8014
January,1999
H.Horiuchi
PresidentofEPSONEUROPEB.V. iii
FCCComplianceStatement
ForUnitedStatesUsers
ThisequipmenthasbeentestedandfoundtocomplywiththelimitsforaClassBdigitaldevice,pursuanttoPart15oftheFCCRules.Theselimitsaredesignedtoprovidereasonableprotectionagainstharmfulinterferenceinaresidentialinstallation.Thisequipmentgenerates,uses,andcanradiateradiofrequencyenergyand,ifnotinstalledandusedinaccordancewiththeinstructions,maycauseharmfulinterferencetoradioortelevisionreception.However,thereisnoguaranteethatinterferencewillnotoccurinaparticularinstallation.Ifthisequipmentdoescauseinterferencetoradioandtelevisionreception,whichcanbedeterminedbyturningtheequipmentoffandon,theuserisencouragedtotrytocorrecttheinterferencebyoneormoreofthefollowingmeasures:Reorientorrelocatethereceivingantenna;
Increasetheseparationbetweentheequipmentandreceiver;
Connecttheequipmenttoanoutletonacircuitdifferentfromthattowhichthereceiverisconnected;
Consultthedealeroranexperiencedradio/TVtechnicianforhelp.
WARNING
TheconnectionofanonshieldedequipmentinterfacecabletothisequipmentwillinvalidatetheFCCCertificationofthisdeviceandmaycauseinterferencelevelswhichexceedthelimitsestablishedbytheFCCforthisequipment.Itistheresponsibilityoftheusertoobtainanduseashieldedequipmentinterfacecablewiththisdevice.Ifthisequipmenthasmorethanoneinterfaceconnector,donotleavecablesconnectedtounusedinterfaces.
Changesormodificationsnotexpresslyapprovedbythemanufacturercouldvoidtheuser’sauthoritytooperatetheequipment.
ForCanadianUsers
ThisClassBdigitalapparatuscomplieswithCanadianICES003.
CetappareilnumériquedelaclasseBestconformeàlanormeNMB003duCanada.iv
DeclarationofConformity
Accordingto47CFR,Part2and15for
ClassBPersonalComputersandPeripherals; and/or
CPUBoardsandPowerSuppliesusedwithClassBPersonal
Computers:We: EPSONAMERICA,INC.
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ClassBdigitaldevice.Eachproductmarketed,isidenticaltotherepresentativeunittestedandfoundtobecompliantwiththestandards.Recordsmaintainedcontinuetoreflecttheequipmentbeingproducedcanbeexpectedtobewithinthevariationaccepted,duetoquantityproductionandtestingonastatisticalbasisasrequiredby47CFR§2.909Operationissubjecttothefollowingtwoconditions:(1)thisdevicemaynotcauseharmfulinterference,and(2)thisdevicemustacceptanyinterferencereceived,includinginterferencethatmaycauseundesiredoperation.
TradeName: EPSON
TypeofProduct: EPSONColorCalibrator
Model: G740AContents v
Contents
Introduction
Features........... 1
SafetyInstructions .......... 2
ENERGYSTARCompliance ........... 3
SystemRequirements.......... 4
WheretoGetHelp .......... 5
Chapter1 UnpackingtheColorCalibrator
Contents .......... 11
Parts ......... 12
Calibrator ......12
Ycable........ 12
Chapter2 SettingupYourColorCalibrator
ConnectingtheCalibratortoYourComputer .......... 22
InstallingtheUtilitySoftware ........... 25
Chapter3 CalibratingYourPrintingSystem
CalibratingtheEPSONColorCalibrator ....... 32
PrintingaCalibrationSheet ............ 35
CreatingaColorProfile ........ 38
ImplementingYourProfile ............ 310vi Contents
Chapter4 CalibratingYourSystemtoAnother
ModifyingtheICCProfile...... 41
Preparingtomeasurethestandardcolorchart ......... 41
Measuringthechartandupdatingtheprofile.......... 44
UsingacustomcolorcharttoupdateyourICCprofile .. 46
ApplyingtheModifiedICCProfile ........... 48
IndexIntroduction 1
Introduction
Features
TheEPSONColorCalibratorrestoresyourEPSONStylus

Pro
5000or9000printertoitsoriginallydesignedcolorsettings.BycreatingacolorprofileforyourprinterandthenimplementingitonyourEPSONRS5000Fiery

RIPversion1.3oryourEPSON
RS5100FieryX2RIP,thecalibratorhelpsyouachieveconsistentcoloroutput.
Youcanalsocalibrateyoursystemtomatchyourprintingvendor’ssystemusingICCprofiles.Thisletsyoupreviewyouroutputattheearliestpossiblestageinyourprepressworkflow.
Note:ThecalibratorcanonlyadjusttoICCprofilesthatarebasedon
JapanColor,SWOP,orEUROprofiles.2 Introduction
SafetyInstructions
ReadtheseinstructionsbeforeusingyourColorCalibrator,andsavethemforlaterreference.Followallwarningsandinstructionsinthis User’sGuide .o UnplugtheACadapterbeforecleaning.Cleanwithadampclothonly.Donotspillliquidonthecalibrator.o Donotplacethecalibratoronanunstablesurface,orneararadiatororheatsource.o Donotinsertobjectsintothesensortip.o UseonlythetypeofpowersourceindicatedontheACadapter’slabel.o Connectallequipmenttoproperlygroundedpoweroutlets.
Avoidusingoutletsonthesamecircuitasphotocopiersoraircontrolsystemsthatregularlyswitchonandoff.o Donotletthepowercordbecomedamagedorfrayed.o IfyouuseanextensioncordwiththeACadapter,makesurethetotalampereratingofthedevicespluggedintotheextensioncorddoesnotexceedthecord’sampererating.Also,makesurethetotalampereratingofalldevicespluggedintothewalloutletdoesnotexceedthewalloutlet'sampererating.o Donotattempttoservicetheproductsyourself.o UnplugtheACadapterandreferservicingtoqualifiedservicepersonnelunderthefollowingconditions:o Ifthepowercordorplugisdamaged;ifliquidhasenteredthe
ACadapter;iftheACadapterhasbeendroppedorthecabinetdamaged;iftheACadapterdoesnotoperatenormallyorexhibitsadistinctchangeinperformance.(Donotadjustcontrolsthatarenotcoveredbytheoperatinginstructions.)Introduction 3o IfyouplantousetheACadapterinGermany,observethefollowing:ToprovideadequateshortcircuitprotectionandovercurrentprotectionforthisACadapter,thebuildinginstallationmustbeprotectedbya16Ampcircuitbreaker.
NoteforGermanspeakingusers:BeiAnschlußdesACadaptersandieStromversorgungmußsichergestelltwerden,daßdieGebäudeinstallationmiteinem16A
Überstromschalterabgesichertist.
ENERGY STARCompliance
Asan ENERGY STARPartner,EPSONhasdeterminedthatthisproductmeetsthe
ENERGY STARguidelinesforenergyefficiency.
TheInternational ENERGYS TAROfficeEquipmentProgramisavoluntarypartnershipwiththecomputerandofficeequipmentindustrytopromotetheintroductionofenergyefficientpersonalcomputers,monitors,printers,faxmachines,copiers,andACadapters,inanefforttoreduceairpollutioncausedbypowergeneration.4 Introduction
SystemRequirements
Beforeusingthisproduct,makesurethatyoursystemmeetsthefollowingrequirements.
ForWindowsUsers
System: Microsoft

Windows

95,Windows98,or
WindowsNT4.0
Display: Colormonitor,800 · 600screenresolution
(higherrecommended),and65,000colors
(higherrecommended)
Note:Colorandtonereproductionaresubjecttothedisplaycapabilityofyourcomputersystem,includingthevideocard,displaymonitor,andsoftware.Seethedocumentationforthoseproductsfordetails.
CPU: Pentiumorhigher
Memory: 16MBRAM(32MBrecommended)
Harddisk: 50MBormorefreespaceIntroduction 5
ForMacintoshUsers
WheretoGetHelp
EPSONprovidestechnicalsupportandinformationontheinstallation,configuration,andoperationofprofessionalgraphicsartsproductsthroughtheEPSONPreferredProtectionPlan.Dial
(888)3776611 ,6A.M.to8 P.M.,PacificTime,Mondaythrough
Friday,and7 A.M.to4 P.M.,PacificTime,SaturdayandSunday.
Beforeyoucall ,makesureyouhaveyourUnitIDnumber,whichisincludedwiththeEPSONPreferredProtectionPlaninformationthatcamewithyourprinter.
System: Apple

Macintosh

computerwith
PowerPCprocessorrunningSystem8.1orlater
Display: Colormonitor,800 · 600screenresolution(higherrecommended)and32,000colors(higherrecommended)
Note:Colorandtonereproductionaresubjecttothedisplaycapabilityofyourcomputersystem,includingthevideocard,displaymonitor,andsoftware.Seethedocumentationforthoseproductsfordetails.
CPU: PowerPC
Memory: 32MB
Harddisk: 50MBfreespace6 IntroductionUnpackingtheColorCalibrator 11
1
Chapter1
UnpackingtheColorCalibrator
Contents
WhenunpackingyourEPSONColorCalibrator,makesurethefollowingitemsareincluded:colorpad
Ycablecalibrator
MacPCserialconvertersoftware
CDROM
ACadapterandACcable
(127,220,230,240volts)blackbasepaper
ACadapter
(110,120volts)12 UnpackingtheColorCalibrator
Parts
Calibrator
Ycablesensortipmeasurebuttonmodularplug
DCconnectorserialconnectorSettingupYourColorCalibrator 21
2
Chapter2
SettingupYourColorCalibrator
Tosetupyourcalibratoryouneedtoconnectittoyourcomputer,theninstalltheutilitysoftware.
Note:o Beforeyouinstallthecalibratorsoftware,theRS5000version1.3orRS5100usersoftwaremustbeinstalled.SeeyourRIPdocumentationforinstallationinstructions.o TheillustrationsinthismanualaretakenfrombothWindowsand
Macintoshcomputersandmayvaryslightlyfromwhatappearsonyourscreen.22 SettingupYourColorCalibrator
ConnectingtheCalibratortoYourComputer
Followthestepsbelowtoconnectthecalibratortoyourcomputer:1. Makesureyourcomputeristurnedoff.
2. IfyouareusingaPC,connecttheMacPCserialconvertertotheYcableasshownbelow.
ThenconnecttheYcabletooneofyourserialportsandtightenthescrewstostabilizetheconnection.SettingupYourColorCalibrator 23
2
IfyouareusingaMacintosh,connecttheYcabletoyourmodemport.
3. ConnecttheYcable’s8pinconnectortothebackofthecalibratorasshownbelow:24 SettingupYourColorCalibrator
4. ConnecttheDCconnectortotheACadapter.
5. InserttheACadapterintoaproperlygroundedoutlet.
6. Pressthemeasurebuttonatthetopofthecalibrator.Thesensortipofthecalibratorflasheslightifthecalibratorisproperlyconnectedtoyourcomputer.
Note:Ifthesensortipdoesnotflashlight,makesuretheoutletyouareusingisworkingproperly.
Youarenowreadytoinstalltheutilitysoftware.Seethenextsectionforinstructions.SettingupYourColorCalibrator 25
2
InstallingtheUtilitySoftware
Followthestepsbelowtoinstallthecalibratorsoftware:1. Turnonyourcomputer.
2. InsertthesoftwareCDROMincludedwithyourColor
Calibratorintoyourdrive.
3. Starttheinstallationprogramandfollowtheonscreeninstructions.
Note:Althoughyoucaninstalltheutilitysoftwarewhenthecalibratorisnotconnectedtoyourcomputer,youcan’tusethesoftwareunlessthecalibratorisconnected.CalibratingYourPrintingSystem 31
3
Chapter3
CalibratingYourPrintingSystem
UseyourColorCalibratortocalibrateyourEPSONStylusProprintingsystematthefollowingtimes:o Whenyousetupthesystemforthefirsttimeo Afterthesystemhasbeenoverhauledorrepairedo Beforeusingthesystemafteralongperiodofinactivity
Calibratingyourprintingsystemisamultistepprocess.Besuretofollowalltheinstructionsinthischapterintheordertheyappear.32 CalibratingYourPrintingSystem
CalibratingtheEPSONColorCalibrator
MeasuretheincludedcolorpadtocalibrateyourColorCalibrator.
Followthestepsbelow:1. Doubleclickthe EPSONColorCalibrator folder.
2. Doubleclickthe PrinterCalibrator utilityicon.Thefollowingdialogboxappears:3. TobegincalibratingyourColorCalibrator,clickthe
Calibration button.Thefollowingwindowappears:CalibratingYourPrintingSystem 33
3
4. Placethecolorpadincludedwithyourcalibratoronaflatsurface.Thenplacethesensortipofthecalibratorontheblackcircleinthepad.
Note:Makesurethesensortipisplacedflatandfirmlyonthepad.34 CalibratingYourPrintingSystem
5. Clickthe Calibration button,orpressthemeasurebuttonatthetopofthecalibratortomeasurethecolor.
Note:Donotmeasurethepadunderstronglightordirectdaylightasthismayrenderthemeasurementinaccurate.
Afteryoufinishmeasuringtheblackcircle,themessageinthewindowchangesto Pleasecalibratewhitepoint.
6. Placethesensortiponthecolorpad’swhitecircle.Repeatstep
5tomeasurethecolor.
7. Afteryoufinishmeasuringthewhitecircle,clickthe Donebutton.WithoutclosingtheColorWiseProToolsutility,continueontothenextsection.CalibratingYourPrintingSystem 35
3
PrintingaCalibrationSheet
Beforeyoustart,makesureyouhavecoatedorglossypaperloadedinyourprinter.Cutsheetpaperisrecommendedifyou’reusingtheEPSONStylusPro9000.Followthesesteps:1. Ifnecessary,starttheColorWiseProToolsapplication.
Note:Thelocationandtypeoffilethatyouneedtoclicktostarttheprogramdependsonwhereitwasinstalledonyourcomputerandyourcomputer’soperatingsystem.Ifyouneedhelpstartingtheprogram,consultthepersonwhoinstalleditonyourcomputer,orrefertoyourEPSONRS5000orRS5100documentation.
2. Inthedialogboxthatappears,clickthenameoftheprinteryouwanttocalibrate,thenclickthe Selectbutton.Thefollowingwindowappears:36 CalibratingYourPrintingSystem
3. Clickthe Calibratorbutton.Thefollowingdialogboxappears:4. Makesure EPSONColorCalibrator isselectedinthelistboxunderSelectMeasurementMethod.ThenselectapapertypefromtheCalibrationSetlistbox.Youcanchoosefromthefollowingpapertypes:PQInkJetPaper
PQGlossyPaper
DupontEPSONGlossyPaper
DupontEPSONMattePaper
DupontEPSONPublicationPaper
5. Clickthe PrintbuttonunderGenerateMeasurementPage.CalibratingYourPrintingSystem 37
3
6. ChoosethePaperSizeandInputTray(orPaperSource)forprinting,thenclickthe Printbuttontoprintthecalibrationsheet.
FollowingisasampleofthecalibrationsheetprintedfromyourEPSONStylusPro5000or9000:38 CalibratingYourPrintingSystem
CreatingaColorProfile
Tomakeacolorprofile,youmustusethecalibrationsheetyouprintedintheprevioussection.MakesureyourColorCalibratorhasbeencalibratedasdescribedin“CalibratingtheEPSONColor
Calibrator”onpage32,thenfollowthestepsbelow:1. Placethecalibrationsheetyouprintedintheprevioussectiononaflatsurface,withtheincludedblackbasepaperbehindit.
Note:Waitforatleast30minutesafterprintingacalibrationsheetbeforeusingittocreateacolorprofile.
2. SelectanemptyblockintheEPSONPrinterCalibratordialogboxbyclickingitwithyourmouse.
3. Placethesensortipofthecalibratoronthecorrespondingblockofthecalibrationsheet.
Note:Makesurethesensortipisplacedflatandfirmlyonthesheet.CalibratingYourPrintingSystem 39
3
4. Clickthe Calibration button,orpressthemeasurebuttonatthetopofthecalibratortomeasurethecolor.
Note:Donotmeasurethesheetunderstronglightordirectdaylight;otherwisethemeasurementmaybeinaccurate.
5. Repeatsteps2and3untileveryblockofthecalibrationsheetismeasured,thenclick SaveFile .
Note:Youcan’tsavethefileuntileveryblockismeasured.
6. Namethefileandselectafolder,thenclick Save.
Youcannowusethisfiletoimplementyourprofile.Seethenextsectionforinstructions.310 CalibratingYourPrintingSystem
ImplementingYourProfile
Toimplementtheprofileyoumadeinthelastsection,followthestepsbelow:1. StarttheColorWiseProToolsapplication.
Note:Thelocationandtypeoffilethatyouneedtoclicktostarttheprogramdependsonwhereitwasinstalledonyourcomputerandyourcomputer’soperatingsystem.Ifyouneedhelpstartingtheprogam,consultthepersonwhoinstalleditonyourcomputer,orrefertoyourEPSONRS5000orRS5100documentation.
2. Inthedialogboxthatappears,clickthenameoftheprinteryouwanttocalibrate,thenclickthe Selectbutton.Thefollowingscreenappears:wCalibratingYourPrintingSystem 311
3
3. Clickthe Calibrator button.Thefollowingdialogboxappears:4. Clickthe FromFile buttonunderGetMeasurements.
5. Selectthefileyousavedinthelastsection,thenclickthe
Openbutton.Awindowappearsconfirmingthatthemeasurementswerereadsuccessfully.
6. Click OK.
7. Click Applyto implementthenewprofile.
Ifyouwanttorestorethedefaultsettings,clickthe Restore
Device button.Awarningmessageappears.
Click OKtorestorethefactorydefaultcalibrations.312 CalibratingYourPrintingSystem4
CalibratingYourSystemtoAnother 41
Chapter4
CalibratingYourSystemtoAnother
ModifyingtheICCProfile
TocalibrateyourRS5000orRS5100totheprinteryouwillultimatelyuseforyourfinalproduct,youneedtoobtainaprintoutfromyourvendor.EPSONrecommendsusingaprintoutofonethestandardcolorcharts.Seetheinstructionsbelow.
Ifyouwanttouseaprintoutofacolorchartfromyourprintingvendor,ratherthantheprovidedchart,see“UsingacustomcolorcharttoupdateyourICCprofile”onpage46.
Preparingtomeasurethestandardcolorchart
Firstyouneedtoobtaintheprintedcolorchartfromyourvendor.
Thenyouprepareformeasuringbycalibratingtheblackandwhitepoints.Followthesesteps:1. Haveyourprintingvendorprintacolorchartusingoneofthefilesprovidedwithyourcalibrator.ThesefilesareintheChartfolderofyourEPSONColorCalibratorfolderandarenamedchart.tifand chart.eps.
Note:Besuretohavethechartprintedonthesametypeofpaperasthatofyourfinalprint.42 CalibratingYourSystemtoAnother
2. StartEPSONProfileUpdater.Youseeadialogboxlikethefollowing:3. SelecttheICCprofilethatyourprintingvendorusedfromthe
BaseProfilelist.
Ifyoudon’tfindtheprofileyourvendorusedinthelist,usetheprofilethatmatchesyourlocation:JapanColor:Asia
SWOP:North/SouthAmerica
EURO: Europe
4. ForMeasurementMode,select StandardChart .Thenclickthe MeasureChart button.Youseethefollowingdialogbox:4
CalibratingYourSystemtoAnother 43
5. Clickthe Calibration button.
6. Placethecolorpadpackedwithyourcalibratoronaflatsurface.Placethesensortipofthecalibratoronthecolorpad’sblackcircle.
Note:Makesurethesensortipisplacedflatandfirmlyonthepad.
7. Clickthe Calibration button,orpressthemeasurebuttonatthetopofthecalibratortomeasurethecolor.
Note:Donotmeasurethepadunderstronglightordirectdaylightasthismayrenderthemeasurementinaccurate.
Afteryoufinishmeasuringtheblackcircle,themessageinthewindowchangesto Pleasecalibratewhitepoint.
8. Placethesensortiponthecolorpad’swhitecircle.Repeatstep
7tomeasurethecolor.
9. Afteryoufinishmeasuringthewhitecircle,clickthe Donebutton.
You’renowreadytomeasurethecolorchart.Seethenextsectionforinstructions.44 CalibratingYourSystemtoAnother
Measuringthechartandupdatingtheprofile
Followthesestepstocompletetheprofilemodificationprocess:1. Placetheprintoutofthestandardcolorchartyoureceivedfromyourprintingvendoronaflatsurfacewiththeincludedblackbasepaperbehindit.
2. SelectanemptyblockintheEPSONProfileUpdaterdialogboxbyclickingit .Placethesensortipofthecalibratoronthecorrespondingblockofthecolorchart.
Note:Makesurethesensortipisplacedflatandfirmlyonthepaper.
3. Clickthe Calibration button,orpressthemeasurebuttonatthetopofthecalibratortomeasurethecolor.
Note:Donotmeasurethesamplechartunderstronglightordirectsunlightasthiscouldrenderthemeasurementinaccurate.
4. Repeatsteps2and3untileveryblockofthecolorchartismeasured,thenclickthe Donebutton,orclick SaveFile .
Note:Youcan’tsavethefileuntilyoumeasureeveryblock.
5. TypeanameforthenewfileintheFileNameboxandclick
Save.4
CalibratingYourSystemtoAnother 45
Afterthemeasurementfileissaved,thefilenameisshownonthescreen.
6. Clickthe UpdateProfile button.
7. Giveanametoyournewprofileandselecttheappropriatefolder,asindicatedbelow.
ForWindowsusers:C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\Color
Note:SubstitutetheletterofyourdiskdriveifitisnotdriveC.
ForMacintoshusers:SystemFolder\System\ColorSyncProfiles
Or:SystemFolder\System\Preferences\ColorSyncProfilesfilenameappearshere46 CalibratingYourSystemtoAnother
Iftheprofileisupdatedcorrectly,theprofilecurvechartappears.
8. Click OK.
Youarenowreadytoapplyyournewprofile.See“Applyingthe
ModifiedICCProfile”onpage48.
UsingacustomcolorcharttoupdateyourICCprofile
YoucanmodifyyourICCprofileusingaprintoutfromyourprintingvendorofacustomcolorchart.Theprintoutofthecustomcolorchartmustmeetthefollowingrequirements:o Thechartmustbeprintedbyyourvendoronthesametypeofpaperasthefinalprint.o Thechartmustshowcolordensitymeasuredinpercentages.
Usingthecustomcolorchartprintout,followthestepsbelow:1. StartEPSONProfileUpdater.
2. Choose CustomChart .4
CalibratingYourSystemtoAnother 47
Thefollowingdialogboxappears:Beforemeasuringthecustomchart,youneedtoenterinformationaboutthechartinthisdialogbox.
3. Enterthenumberofcolordensitystepsbetween0%and100%inyourchart.Iftherearefourormoresteps,type 4.
4. Enterthedensitypercentageforeachstepintheboxesasshownbelow.Ifyoursamplehasmorethansixtotalsteps,choosefoursuitablesteps.
5. Afteryoufinishmakingthesettings,click Apply.
6. Followthestepsunder“Preparingtomeasurethestandardcolorchart”onpage41fromstep5.Thenfollowthestepsunder“Measuringthechartandupdatingtheprofile”onpage44numberofstepsbetween0%and100%percentageofcolordensityforeachstep48 CalibratingYourSystemtoAnother
ApplyingtheModifiedICCProfile
Followthestepsbelowtoimplementyournewprofile:1. StarttheColorWiseProToolsapplication.
Note:Thelocationandtypeoffilethatyouneedtoclicktostarttheprogramdependsonwhereitwasinstalledonyourcomputerandyourcomputer’soperatingsystem.Ifyouneedhelpstartingtheprogram,consultthepersonwhoinstalleditonyourcomputer,orseeyourEPSONRS5000orRS5100documentation.
2. Inthedialogboxthatappears,clickthenameoftheprinteryouwanttocalibrate,thenclickthe Selectbutton.Thefollowingwindowappears:3. Clickthe ProfileManager button.Thefollowingdialogboxappears:4
CalibratingYourSystemtoAnother 49
4. ClickthenameofyourcustomprofileintheDescriptionboxontheleft.
5. ClickthegreentriangleatthecenteroftheProfileManagerwindow.Amessageappearsconfirmingthatyourcustomprofilewasdownloadedsuccessfully.
6. Click OK.Yourcustomprofileappearsintherightwindow.
7. Clickthenameofyourcustomprofileintherightwindow.
Thegreenarrow’sdirectionreverses.410 CalibratingYourSystemtoAnother
8. Clickthe ProfileSettings buttonintherightwindow.The
SimulationProfileSettingsdialogboxappears:9. Select AppearinDriveras ,thenchooseasettingfrom
SIMULATION1 to SIMULATION10 andclick Apply.Ifthesamenameisalreadyassignedtoanotherprofile,awindowappearsaskingyoutoconfirmyourcommand.
10. Click OK,thenclick DonetoexitProfileManager.
Note:SeeyourColorWiseProToolsdocumentationforfurtherdetailsonusingthisprogram.Index 1
Index
A
ACadapter , 11 , 24
B
Blackbasepaper , 11 , 38 , 44
C
Calibrating
ColorCalibrator , 32 to 34
RIPtoprinter , 31to 311
RIPtovendor’sprinter , 41 to 410
Calibrationsheet , 35 to 39
ColorCalibratorcalibrating, 32 to 34connectingtocomputer , 22parts, 12
Colorchartscustom, 46 to47standard, 41 to 46
Colorpad , 11 , 32to 34
Colorprofilesapplying, 310 to 311creating, 38 to 39
Seealso ICCprofiles
ColorWiseProTools , 25 , 35 , 310 ,
48 to 410
Customcolorchart , 46 to 47
E
ENERGYSTAR , 3
EPSON
PreferredProtectionPlan , 5
ProfileUpdater , 42
RS5000FieryRIPversion1.3 ,
1, 41
RS5100FieryX2RIP , 1, 41
StylusPro5000 , 1, 37
StylusPro9000 , 1, 35 , 37
EURO, 1, 42
I
ICCprofiles , 1applying, 48 to 410
EURO, 42
JapanColor, 42modifying, 41 to47
SWOP, 42using, 1
J
JapanColor, 1, 42
M
Macintosh,systemrequirements , 5
MacPCserialconverter , 11 , 22
Measurebuttonlocation, 12using, 34 , 39 , 43 to 44
P
ProfileUpdater , 42
R
RS5000FieryRIPversion1.3 , 1, 41
RS5100FieryX2RIP , 1, 41
S
Safetyinstructions , 2
Sensortiplocation, 12using, 24 , 33 , 382 Index Serialconverter , 11 , 22 SoftwareCDROM , 11 , 25 Standardcolorchart , 41 to 46 SWOP, 1, 42 Systemrequirements Macintosh, 5 Windows, 4 T Technicalsupport , 5 U UnitIDnumber , 5 W Windows,systemrequirements , 4 Y Ycable , 11 , 12 , 22 to 23

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