Devalipi Software

Since 1999

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Imposition Studio

for Windows & Mac OSX



About Imposition Studio

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Imposition Studio is the easiest Imposition software ever with all Professional features for Digital Print houses & Offset Printing Presses. It is also the most economical professional software of it's kind.

 

Installation

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Windows - Double click the Installer to install Imposition Studio.

Mac OSX - Drag the Imposition Studio Application from the opened disk Image to your Applications folder.


Questions

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The Imposition Studio Help documentation should address most questions.

Imposition Studio Help can be accessed from the Help Menu within Imposition Studio, or at: http://www.devalipi.com


If you have any questions that are not addressed please contact us at: support@devalipi.com


Feedback & Suggestions

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Please send comments, feedback and bug reports to: support@devalipi.com

 


 

Version History

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Version  5.1  ( Oct 15 2016 )

    • Added layout Preflight checking.

    • Added one click QuickLayout menu.

    • Added Quick Actions tool panel.

    • Added automatic bleed control.

    • Added application wide measurement unit.

    • Added user defined page rotation check and repair.

    • Added Custom output PDF file name.

    • Added custom plate gripper offset.

    • Added layout preferences presets.

    • Added vertical colour bar.

    • Added memory options for huge output PDF files.

    • User templates are now customisable.

    • Added more templates & examples.

    • Added sample PDF files for test layouts.

    • OMR Barcodes now handles multiple feeders.

    • PDF link transformation problem fixed.

    • Custom colour bar problem fixed.

    • Improved automatic workflow.

    • Improved OMR barcodes.

    • Improved cut & stack mode.

    • Improved printing paper selector.

    • Added many small bug fixes.

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    Must have free update for all 5.0.x users!

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Version  5.0.4  ( Aug 26 2016 )

    • Improved PDF engine

    • Fixed flickering on Windows.

    • Fixed collating shift on rotated pages.

    • Fixed auto updater bug.

    • Fixed auto deactivation bug.

    • Some more small fixes.


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Version  5.0.3  ( Mar 24 2016 )

    • Improved PDF engine

    • Improved PDF Transparency.

    • Fixed Ruler info text (Windows).

    • Some more small fixes.


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Version  5.0.2  ( Mar 12 2016 )

    • Added Disable Creep for a page.

    • Fixed Create PDF for Digital Proofing Error.

    • Fixed Manual Wizard Custom Links behaviour.

    • Fixed Activation Error.

    • Updated PDF Engine.


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Version  5.0.1  ( Mar 10 2016 )

    • Added Step & Repeat.

    • Added Group Cut & Stack.

    • Added Gang Run Method.

    • Added Barcode Support.

    • Added OMR Marks.

    • Added Manual Override Page Numbers.

    • Added Individual PDF Page Transform on Size, Position and Scale.

    • Added Mixed Full & Half Form Output.

    • Added Calibrated Layout Preview with ICC Profiles.

    • Added Backdrop PDF Support.

    • Added New Creep method.

    • Added Customisable Colour Bars.

    • Added Transparent Pages.

    • Added More Register Mark Options.

    • Added embedding icc profiles method.

    • Improved Section Sewing.

    • Improved Automated Work-flow.

    • Improved Preview Speed.

    • Improved Output Speed.

    • Improved File Size optimisation.

    • Updated PDF Engine.

    • More Templates Added.

    • More Signature options Added.

    • Many bug fixes.


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Version  4.8.5  ( Sep 28 2013 )

    • Drag re-arrange PDF Links

    • Paper Center Mark on Bottom

    • Added PDF/X version settings for RIP compatibility.

    • Added Save/Load function for Signature settings.

    • Added Some Keyboard Shortcuts.

    • Some key-press behaviours changed.

    • Editing Signatures behaviour changed.

    • Number of PDF links in a signature settings now flexible.

    • Preview of PDF links improved.

    • Improved PDF Engine.

 

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Version  4.8.4  ( July 25 2013 )

    • Slow Interface bug under Windows OS fixed

    • Paper Centre Marks Added

    • All Marks to Grayscale Added

    • LayMark Position Added

    • Speed improvements on Interface

    • Many Bug fixes


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Version  4.8.3  ( February 7 2013 )

    • Manual Imposition Window Nil Error Fixed

 

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Version  4.8.2  ( February 4 2013 )

    • Bounding Box error Fixed

 

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Version  4.8.1  ( January 30 2013 )

    • Single Page Output Bug fixed

    • Page Size Menu Error fixed

 

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Version  4.8.0  ( January 28 2013 )

    • Creates 2up Layout directly from PDF

    • Duplex Alignment now moves in both ways

    • PDF Bounding Boxes added on Output

    • Takes Page Sizes from PDF links

    • Link Status bug Fixed


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Version  4.7.2  ( January 22 2013 )

    • icc profile bug fixed.


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Version  4.7.1  ( January 17 2013 )

    • Faster PDF Engine.

    • Faster File Open/Save/View

    • 100% Cocoa

    • Many Bug fixes

    • Released on Mac App Store (v4.7)

 

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Version  4.6  ( October 15 2012 )

    • Improved Workflow.

    • Improved Signature Preview in Windows.

    • Many Bug fixes

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Version  4.5  ( August 6 2012 )

    • Creates any New Layouts with 4 mouse clicks.

    • All new Automatic New Layout Assistant.

    • New Layout modes - Book, Brochure & Cut & Stack.

    • Huge Speed improvements on Open, Preview, Output, Import, Color check etc...

    • Single Cut method added for Cut & Stack.

    • Work & Turn option in New Layout Assistant & Signature Settings.

    • Layout Page Number Preview in New Layout Assistant

    • Preserving Pagination including Numbers on Signature layout adjustments.

    • Added ability to Move Pages in Signature Preview

    • Ruler on Signature Viewer

    • Multi File Selection in PDF Links Window

    • Collating Marks

    • Editing of Folding / Binding Gaps affects both Signature Sides

    • More options for Slug Line

    • More options for Color Strip

    • More Signature Commands

    • Paper Size display in Signature Viewer.

    • Many Bug fixes


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Version  4.2  ( March 26 2012 )

    •  Fixed some Ripping Errors

    •  Profile behavior Changed

    •  Trim OutputPDF Fixed

    •  Embedding PDF objects Changed

 

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Version  4.1.3  ( March 21 2012 )

    •  Added Custom Colorbar Option

    •  Added Custom Output Profile Option

    •  Added 4 New Templates

    •  Not Fit on Paper Error behaviour changed

 

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Version  4.1.2  ( March 15 2012 )

    •  Black boarder bug fixed

    •  Workflow error fixed

 

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Version  4.1.1  ( March 14 2012 )

    •  Import Link error fixed

 

Version  4.1  ( March 13 2012 )

    •  Added Collect & Archive Option

    •  Made PowerPC version available

    •  Enabled New Version Update Option

    •  New Registration options

    •  New Preview edit methods.

    •  New Side Lay option.

    •  Improved Interface.


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Version  4.0.1  ( March 8 2012 )

    •  Gripper Size bug solved

    •  Added Page Trim option

    •  Output PDF Page on Digital method changed

    •  Page preview on Digital method changed

 

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Version  4.0  ( March 4 2012 )

    •  Huge Speed improvements

    •  Reduced output PDF sizes

    •  Improved Color, Separation and Image information

    •  Improved Import & Export Speed

    •  Added Batch Output

    •  Added Automated Workflow

    •  Combine PDF utility

    •  Split PDF utility

    •  PDF to Image converter utility

    •  Image to PDF converter utility

    •  Convert Spread to Page utility

    •  Rotate PDf files utility

    •  Manual imposition bug fixed

    •  Improved Interface

    •  and more..


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Version  3.8  ( June 12 2011 )

    •  Preview Available for Windows version

    •  Creep Settings now complete

    •  Improved Color, Separation and Image information

    •  Improved Import & Export Speed

    •  Some Crop Mark bugs Fixed

    •  Special Color swatch & Slug issue solved

    •  Save for email option added

    •  Some stability issue solved

    •  More layout Templates

 

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Version  3.7  ( December 15 2010 )

    •  270 rotation error fixed

    •  Some PDF error fixed  

    •  More layout Templates

 

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Version  3.6  ( September 9 2010 )

    •  Multi page editing

    •  Copy signature settings between sides 

    •  Low memory error fix (windows)

    •  Blank page export fixed

    •  Signature Shift added

    •  Page Shift added

    •  Export time reduced 25%

    •  Crop mark overlap fixed

    •  Now fully supports non adobe PDF files 

    •  Free Combine PDF

    •  Free Booklet Maker   

    •  More layout Templates


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Version  3.5  ( August 6 2010 )

    •  Page Preview added (Mac only)

    •  Auto Signature selection added

    •  Compatibility problem with some RIPs fixed

    •  More Templates added


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Version  3.1  ( July 1 2010 )

    •  CorelDraw PDF bug fixed.

    •  PDF Link Panel bug Fixed

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Version  3.0.4  ( May 16 2010 )


    •  Initial release of new version for both platforms, written from the scratch.

    •  removed the dependency of InDesign. Exports to PDF within the application.

    •  User can create any type of templates

    •  View the layout before exporting

    •  Customizable crop & folding Marks


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Version  2.0  ( July 2009 )


    •  Abandoned  development of v2 for

       a brand new version from the scratch for both platforms


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Version  1.0.3  ( June 19 2008 )


    •  Demo updated


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Version  1.0.3 ( May 13 2008 )


    •  Fixed plate size change

    •  PDF user guide


Version  1.0.2 ( May 10 2008 )


    •  Crop marks improved

    •  8 up layout allowed in demo


Version  1.0 ( May 3 2008 )


    •  Initial release


System Requirements

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Windows: XP SP3 or above.

Mac OSX: 10.7 (Lion) or above.

Minimum Screen resolution 1280 x 800

A PDF Viewer application like Adobe Reader for viewing output PDF.


Statutory Requirements

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Make Imposition for a print jobs is complex, so be sure to understand the basic concepts of printing. Imposition Studio allows you to make automatic impositioning as per your information. Actual printing may need modifications or error checking of the resulted files.


Data Safety and Integrity

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Imposition Studio is continually under development and is provided without any guarantees or warranties as to its fitness for purpose or functionality apart from those required under the relevant laws in your jurisdiction. This means that the program may contain bugs which have not been identified. If any issues affecting data integrity are found they will be posted at http://www.devalipi.com.

 


Copyright & License Information

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Copyright © 2008-2016 Devalipi Software.

All rights reserved.


The information in this document is subject to change without notice. The software described in this document (Devalipi Software Imposition Studio) is offered under a single-user license agreement. Unregistered users of Devalipi Software Imposition Studio may permitted to use for 30 days. Registering Imposition Studio entitles the registration holder to a single-user license (3 user license if the user purchased a multy user license) which enables the user to continue using Imposition Studio beyond their 30 day pre-registration limit on the registered computer.

 

 

 

SOFTWARE LICENSE AGREEMENT

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This is a legal agreement between you and Devalipi Software. covering your use of  Imposition Studio (the "Software"). Be sure to read the following agreement before using the Software. BY USING THE SOFTWARE (REGARDLESS IF YOU HAVE REGISTERED THE SOFTWARE OR NOT), YOU ARE AGREEING TO BE BOUND BY THE TERMS OF THIS AGREEMENT. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THE TERMS OF THIS AGREEMENT, DO NOT USE THE SOFTWARE AND DESTROY ALL COPIES IN YOUR POSSESSION.

The Software is owned by Devalipi Software and is protected by  copyright laws and international treaty provisions. Therefore, you must treat the Software like any other copyrighted material (e.g., a book or musical recording). Paying the license fee allows you the right to use one copy of the Software on a single computer. You may not network the Software or otherwise use it or make it available for use on more than one computer at the same time. You may not rent or lease the Software, nor may you modify, adapt, translate, reverse engineer, decompile, or disassemble the Software. If you violate any part of this agreement, your right to use this Software terminates automatically and you must then destroy all copies of the Software in your possession.

The Software and its related documentation are provided "AS IS" and without warranty of any kind and Devalipi Software expressly disclaims all other warranties, expressed or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. Under no circumstances shall Devalipi Software be liable for any incidental, special, or consequential damages that result from the use or inability to use the Software or related documentation, even if Devalipi Software has been advised of the possibility of such damages. In no event shall 'Devalipi Software' liability exceed the license fee paid, if any.

This Agreement shall be governed by the laws of the State of Kerala. If for any reason a court of competent jurisdiction finds any provision of the Agreement, or portion thereof, to be unenforceable, that provision of the Agreement shall be enforced to the maximum extent permissible so as to effect the intent of the parties, and the remainder of this Agreement shall continue in full force and effect.

Devalipi Software., PO Box 59, Ottapalam, INDIA - 679101

 

 

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