Questions tagged [pantone]

Questions about the Pantone Matching System, a widely used model for specifying ink colors in print design.

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Does Ink Manager use official Pantone recommended values?

I was wondering if anyone knows if you use the Ink Manager to convert Pantone Spot Colors to CMYK in InDesign is the outcome an official Pantone recommended value?
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Script to pick closest Pantone from CMYK reference in Photoshop

I'm trying to script the process of selecting the closest Pantone+ Solid Coated colour from a CMYK reference in Photoshop. Manually the process is: Click on the Foreground Color picker. Enter a CMYK ...
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How to find a paint color that corresponds to pantone swatch?

I have a fabricator who needs me to send paint colors that match the pantone shades i'm using in an illustrator document. The colors are 7495c 60% tint and 611 20%tint. Is there an easy way for me to ...
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CMYK and Pantone Issues

What is the difference between CMYK and Pantone? When Pantone is recommended in design and when CMYK? I have a logo which is using C(Blue) 100% and I need its Pantone code, But unable to find it ...
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Limiting a textile pattern to Pantone colours

When working in Photoshop to design a textile pattern using Pantone C colours, how do I ensure that the colour palate is limited to Pantone even after blending colours to achieve gradients and ...
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Best way to convert RGB to Pantone Colours for digital printing on fabric without Pantone Colour Book?

I have created a number of designs and am having them printed on cotton and bamboo fabric. I've done my designs in illustrator in RGB. I'm wondering how I can convert my RGB to Pantone colours without ...
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Which Pantone guide do I require?

I have a sports item which has some wear & tear. I want to identify the color using a Pantone guide, to order an ink and restore the item. The sports item has a glossy surface, so I think I want &...
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Illustrator Creative Cloud Pantone conversion

I am using latest Illustrator, colour settings Generic CMYK. Artworks will be printed in CMYK. I have been supplied with Pantone colours that will need to change to CMYK for print process. When I ...
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Color Change with PDF on iDevices

I was wondering if someone had a solution to keep PMS colors the right color when exporting a PDF from Adobe Illustrator. I have been having issues when i create a document using specific PMS colors ...