Conversion to spot colors
with Spotify in Callas pdfToolbox 11

Callas has published an article about the Spotify feature in the new pdfToolbox 11.

With Spotify images can be converted into a limited number of spot colors. This feature is probably only useful for a few users, but if this requirement exists then Spotify is certainly extremely helpful.

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with Spotify in Callas pdfToolbox 11

Callas pdfToolbox 11
with many workflow improvements

Callas has released pdfToolbox 11 this week. The new version is all about improvements to automated workflows and making PDF files production ready. The new version introduces significant additions for the sign and display market, the label and packaging market, transactional printing and more.

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with many workflow improvements

Warning for Output Intent
of Affinity Publisher

After I reported about the disastrous PDF/X-4 compatibility of the new Affinity Publisher a few weeks ago, a reader drew my attention to another problem.

When preflighting with the PDFX-ready preflight profiles, a warning is generated regarding the output intent for PDF/X files of Affinity Publisher V1.7.1 and V1.7.2 with the message “!!! Output Intent not suitable for printing (unknown ICC profile)”:

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of Affinity Publisher