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Export an Ad as CMYK image PDF
Especially newspaper producer are familiar with the occasional display that is causing nothing but headache. All parts of the workflow get a hiccup when processing a problematic file. The file...
Add new printing condition (Output Intent) for PDF/X export
This lesson explains how to set up custom Output Intents which can be used e.g. for PDF/X conversion. PDF/X-1a Switchboard action
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...
Video tutorial - Activating pdfToolbox
In this 10-minute tutorial, David van Driessche, CTO at Four Pees, shows you how to activate trial or full licenses of pdfToolbox Desktop and Server.
Video tutorial - pdfToolbox 7 feature: X-height
Specifically for packaging workflows, a new preflight check can accurately check the x-height of text. This is especially important in light of the new EU regulation for text size on packaging...
Video tutorial - pdfToolbox 7 feature: Cropping
Hard cropping of images. The non-visible parts of images are removed to make the overall file smaller (and avoid problems with content that is not visible but could be retrieved using PDF editing...
Video tutorial - pdfToolbox 7 feature: Remove objects
Removing arbitrary page elements. This for example allows easily removing a die line or all elements using a particular spot color.
Video tutorial - pdfToolbox 7 feature: Metadata
Removing all metadata from PDF documents – the new fix up even allows removing object level metadata, which can bloat PDF files considerably.
Video tutorial - pdfToolbox 7 feature: Transparency flattening
Transparency flattening is still unavoidable in many of today’s production workflows; while pdfToolbox has always provided top-notch transparency flattening, pdfToolbox 7 uses updated Adobe...
Video tutorial - pdfToolbox 7 feature: New preflight report
For your clients, the preflight report listing errors and warnings is often the only contact they have with your production workflow; that makes such reports essential in conveying the proper...
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