Use own DeviceLink-Profiles

For callas pdfToolbox there are two DeviceLink-Addon packages with numerous, specially generates profiles available as a separate purchadeable license to perform color conversion between different printing conditions. 

More information to these packages is available here: 

In addition, it is possible to use own DeviceLink-Profiles without this separate license in callas pdfToolbox. 

Creating own DeviceLink-Corrections

There are two ways to use own DeviceLink-Profiles in callas pdfToolbox Desktop:

  • Fixups
  • Switchboard 

Using own DeviceLink-Profiles in a Fixup

  1. First open the Fixup-area (Menu: Tools - Fixups) and choose "Create New callas pdfToolbox Fixup" from the chainwheel.


     
  2. Enter "device" into the search area in the upper right and select "Convert colors using DeviceLink profiles" from the list below.


     
  3. Now click on "Import" in the lower left and choose your own DeviceLink-ICC-Profile from your system.



    This ICC-Profils is now available in the list of DeviceLink-Profiles and can be selected.


     
  4. Enter a name for this fixup in the upper left - it is also possible to define additional settings for the color conversion with this DeviceLink-Profile (e.g. only vector-objects or images).



    The created Fixup is now available in the list "Fixups" and can be used with PDF-files.


     

Using DeviceLink-Profiles in Switchboard

  1. Select "DeviceLink" from the "Colors" area.


     
  2. Click on "Import" in the DeviceLink-dialog.


     
  3. Now click on "Import" in the lower left and choose your own DeviceLink-ICC-Profile from your system.



    The imported ICC-Profile is now available in the list of installed DeviceLink-Profiles and can be used for PDF-files.