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

All you wanted to know about PDF transparency but were afraid to ask

ABCThe Ghent Workgroup (GWG) will hold the free webinar All you wanted to know about PDF transparency but were afraid to ask on 26 March 2020 at 4 pm. The presenter is Andrew Bailes-Collins, Product Manager for Enfocus PitStop and Technical Director of the Ghent Workgroup.

The webinar is designed to help artwork creators better understand the benefits and challenges of transparency and provides practical tips on how to avoid common printing problems associated with transparency.


10 most popular posts
on PDF-AKTUELL in 2019

In 2019 59 posts in english and 64 posts in german were published on PDF-AKTUELL. These were the 10 most popular posts in english:

  1. Disastrous PDF/X-4 compatibility with new Affinity Publisher (11.7.2019)
  2. Acrobat compatibility with the new MacOS 10.15 Catalina (15.10.2019)
  3. Warning about OpenType SVG fonts in Adobe InDesign CC2019 (3.3.2019)
  4. Acrobat DC October 2019 Update: few new features, but many improvements (15.10.2019)
  5. Disable the new security warning in Acrobat and Distiller (12.4.2019)
  6. Acrobat May 2019 Update with PDF 2.0 and PDF Processing Steps (15.5.2019)
  7. More performance for Acrobat DC on Mac thanks to August 2019 update (13.8.2019)
  8. Warning for Output Intent of Affinity Publisher (2.9.2019)
  9. GWG: Landing Page and Preflight Profiles for Digital Printing (23.4.2019)
  10. CorelDraw 2019 with PDF/X-4 – or not! (28.3.2019)