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Print an .epub book Install free, open source Calibre ebook reader (Windows/Mac/Linux). Click Add books and select an .epub book to add to the Calibre library. Select the .epub book that you added and select Convert books -> in the Output format dropdown list select PDF. Open the PDF book in Adobe Reader or any other PDF reader and Press Ctrl + P to print ...


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As a quick fix, you can wrap artboards within artboards, take aa look at this example. Here I have a file with 4 artboards (1 hidden off screen that won't be used) I can wrap a larger artboard around these 4, like so: Then when I go to print (cmd + p), I can set the range to only print that final artboard. In my case (6), depending on how close the ...


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This artwork you show is now already line copy. After it is separated it is plate ready. As it is already screened, there should be no moiré problems out of the ordinary rosettes formed by screens overlap. Coincidently, Your illustration shows the correct screen angles for CMYK printing. This image is already (coarsely) screened (or magnified). There is ...


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Please note that the Adobe PDF Printer functionality to create PDF files is only available with Adobe Acrobat (paid version), and not with Adobe Reader (free version).


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Why don't you use AdobePDF printer driver? It seems to me that Microsoft's PDF driver simply can't separate.


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why we should not do this. I would not say if you should or not. But you probably need to open your options. A brand guide preferably should be in an "absolute color" mode. A PMS is a good decision if the color matches de desired one. (I strugled a lot of years for a good red on the PMS system, sometimes I gave up for the red 032). But there are some ...


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I work in printing / imaging. And NO they don't always disappear at print. What happens is the pre press technician has to do some extra work to guarantee they don't show up. You are better saving in a non X pdf format (High quality print for example). This also doesn't chop your file into tiles and makes it easier for it to be edited @ the prepares level if ...


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Choice of tools is always a personal preference although some tools work better for certain tasks than others. For stickers (or finely-cut materials) a vector-based tool (like Illustrator) will likely be ideal. You can bring a pixel-based image - like a photo - into Illustrator (and most other vector-based tools). Then use Illustrator's tools to "trace" ...


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Oh my... Homework... Here I go. which type of paper is most environmentally friendly There are two main types of "environmentally friendly". 1) The one made with already recycled paper. 2) One that is certified as environmentally friendly. The main seal I know is http://fsc.org which verifies that all the process is environmental friendly, including ...


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Short answer—You can't. Forget about the RGB color, use a spot color or pick a new CMYK color, the RGB color you have doesn't exist in a CMYK color space. You should always be designing anything destined for print in CMYK. Related: Why do professional print houses use gamut-limiting CMYK?


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this may be some help, may not. Sometimes transparencies can really confuse rip software. In your psd file I would first try and flatten and save out as a high res jpg. - then use that file as your Ai embedded file. or rasterise the embedded file in illustrator. Failing that you'll have to flatten the transparencies


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On-screen representation is NOT an accurate representation of the final printed color. Even custom calibrating your monitor to get accurate color rendering will not always guarantee a match with the actual printed color. There is such a large difference between the way the color models are rendered, this makes using a monitor for color proofing difficult. ...


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Be aware not everybody owns a colour printer so in fact many might just use laser b&w printers, in which case you should note any coloured text will end up showing as gray. Meaning any coloured titles/text boxes/etc will end up lighter than your (presumably) black body text. Just a thought.


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Saddle-stitched booklets have a stitch (usually a metal staple) holding the pages together which also forces the book covers apart into a "fan". The covers require a spine. Add an extra bit of material between them to compensate for the thickness of the booklet. It will more nearly resemble a case-bound book. Score the cover at the appropriate space, 1/8," ...


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When converting into a PDF, embeddable fonts are handy and converting into art any attention-getting display faces that the home user doesn't have. Home printers are designed more to get pleasing pictures than for graphics. The line capability of a home printer makes 1/4 pt. lines tough to reproduce so design detail could be bolder and less nuanced. On the ...


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Here are the most recent Pantone Colour Suffix Differences from the PANTONE Help Center: CV = computer video. This designation is used to denote that a color is an electronic simulation of a PANTONE Color. It is used in older versions of software applications that license PANTONE Colors, e.g., Adobe Illustrator, Macromedia FreeHand, QuarkXPress, ...


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1. No blocks of color (including black). People don't like wasting ink, and cheaper printers will probably smudge or run or band or just generally get ink everywhere (I've used some shoddy printers). 2. Use big margins. Some home printers can print to the edges of the paper, some can't. Even the ones that can need you to turn on the feature, which most ...


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Make it black and white, or at least use minimal amount of color in nonessential elements. Black and white is the lowest common denominator. Its also good for legibility on the worst quality printers. Beyond black and white its good to know that many home color printers are not designed for CMYK input but rather RGB, which can pose some problems with black ...


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Reducing the resolution of any images used will definitely help. Eliminate or reduce the use of shadows, layered colors, or varying opacities, because they likely won't print the way you had planned. You can also adjust the settings when exporting your InDesign file to a PDF by selecting Smallest File Size. These things will not only help the printing ...


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why you don't try to combine the pages like 2 pages in 1 and try to make pics in the minimum size. you can do this in the Adobe InDesign don't make bag colorful image because some printer won't be able to print it, try not to make it a very high resolution because that will take more colors from printers. also, remember to make borders on the page so when ...


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Not really. But it depends. If you are working with vectors then you can resize with no problem but if you are working with raster images then you are out of luck. See: What are the differences between vector graphics and raster graphics? If you are working with raster images, changing the resolution (PPI) and keeping the physical dimensions the same will ...


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There are two main types of ink used when screen printing textiles: water-based and plastisol. If you are using water-based ink then the answer to your question is no. Plastisol inks are PVC based and can be completely opaque. They're also very easy to work with. Plastisol inks don't actually dry, they need to be cured at a high temperature and therefor ...


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Yes and no. If you start with a white shirt, the process is the same as paper. So you can just cut out the white and use just one ink. If you start with a black shirt then you can use a base white color. Sometimes you can make 2 passes of the same white to have it more solid. This is normally the procedure for cmyk prints. But aditionally the inks can be ...


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Sounds like you're confusing dimensions with resolution. Go for the dimensions as close to 27x40 as possible (using the online calculator that joojaa mentioned to convert inches --> pixels). When choosing resolution for printing, 300 is best for high-res graphics or fine details, but if it's okay to lose some detail you can go with 150.


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Yes you can. The text typed in Illustrator is vector-based. Just save your file as PDF, and make sure the font is included in the "Save Adobe PDF"-dialog when you save the file. There should be no need to outline the text as long as the font is allowed to be included in the PDF file. If you for some reason must make an EPS-file, you should outline the ...


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It depends on how close you expect the viewer to stand, as vision is based on angular frequency. If your image has a certain size and you need to print it at some size then there is not much you can do about the resolution. 150 PPI is usually quite acceptable for items you view at a distance. Most human sized outdoor commercials are at that kind of ...


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Yes. Just make sure you outline your type first. Right-click, Create outlines To add to Vicki's comment, I usually save my "working" documents (with editable text) as .ai files. I then save my outlined, print-ready designs as .eps or .pdf files, depending on which the printer asks for. That way, you can always go back and change something if need be, ...


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I'm no expert in Word, but I have had to do this exact thing before. What I've done: 1) Export the InDesign layout as a .jpg (In my experience, Word seems to like that format best when importing a file) 2) In your Word doc, make sure your document margins are set to 0 on all sides. 3) Insert the file, and make sure it's actually placed at 100% (you can ...


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Exporting as a PDF will make it useful to the largest audience. The file size is small, easy to zoom in, and every computer or device can display a PDF file. Because these things change often, a printed version may be quickly out-of-date. If you do want to print it, many print shops have large-format printers that can easily print on paper this large, it's ...


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UV inks and varnishes are cured onto the paper using ultra violet light - so it really refers to the type of ink and how it's processed. UV inks can be 'dried' quickly. A varnish would likely be clear, but would change the sheen level of an item. Front on you may not be able to see it, but when it catches the light it may shine or be dull at odds with the ...


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They refer to the same thing. Many refer to any "ink" other than CMY&K as a spot colour. Varnish needs a printing plate to apply it as does ink so it's referred to as a spot "ink." It's more or less clear and has no inherent hue. The UV refers to Ultra-violet radiation which is used instead of heat to help set the ink faster. (Heat shifts the colour - ...


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The sample you show was printed using offset lithography on uncoated stock. It looks like a small run so it was probably done sheetwise rather than by web. The finish is matte due to the ink being completely absorbed into the stock. On occasion, a varnish overcoat can be applied to remove or subdue differences in reflection caused by various thicknesses of ...


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Two possibilites how they achieved this look and feel: The foundation for the print (usually white) soaks in a lot of the color in the process. Then it was not a finishing step. They have used a matte UV top coat. Then it was a (well in case of UV: two) finishing step. But first to get a very high-quality print directly onto a blank disc you would have ...


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Well, for my part I like it. I think it is professional and enduring in the sense that it has enough detail and is standable on a large scale. However, as you wanted critique, I think there is a slight sense of ease missing. The pattern design for example is good in its contrast, might yet seem slightly stiff, where it should open the very square and cut ...


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I would suggest contacting the vendor for the reqirements.



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