Colors & Separations
Spot Color Settings Window
Here you can manage spot colors using the options like change color, rename, replace with other color, delete color or convert to device color etc. Color conversion requires an optimizer. Default optimizer will be used If no one applied in the layout. Colors will be converted to CMYK, RGB or Gray as per the output color mode.
Manage Spot Colors : This option will allow you manage spot colors in the layout.
Convert All Spot Colors to CMYK : This option will convert all available spot colors or any new spot colors from new PDF links to CMYK, RGB or Gray as per the output color mode..
Edit Spot Colors.. : Allows to edit any listed spot colors. You can also double click the list to edit the colors.
Edit Options: Allows to edit any listed spot colors. You can also double click the list to edit the colors.
No Change : Leave the color untouched and prints as is
Convert To CMYK : Colors will be converted to CMYK, RGB or Gray as per the output color mode.
Do Not Print : Remove the color from the layout and all objects using this color will not be available for printing.
Modify Color : Changes the color value to a new color as per your requirement.
Rename Color : Allows to rename a spot color manually.
Replace with Another : Replaces a spot color with an existing color in the layout.
Note: Output spot colors may differ if you set color conversion options using PDF Optimizer. Some options may not work with spot colors from DeviceN, NChannel images etc.
Spot color actions, like ‘Do not print’ may not be previewed correctly on few PDF viewers including some versions of Apple Preview etc.
Page Wise Color Info Window
Checks the colors in the imported PDF links in page wise. So you will get a full idea which pages have colors, gray or spot colors.
Document Colors.. : Lists all available spot colors and device CMYK.
Colors on Pages.. : Lists all colors in a source page link.
Image Wise Color Info Window
Checks the colors in the imported PDF links. Imposition Studio will not change the colors in the output PDF file. This window only shows the color info of the PDF objects & images, and Separations, including Special Colors. Color info also visible in the signature preview window. You need to update the color info by opening this window to show the info bar correctly. You may view different color mode images using the image mode check box.
You can access these utilities using the Colors & Separations button on the setup tool panel on the Layout Editor or Colors & Separations.. menu on the menu bar
Show Transparency : Shows the actual transparency for the selected PDF page.