The printer automatically sets the areas to be clear-coated and whether clear coating is to be
It may be possible to reduce the ink consumption of the chroma optimizer (CO) or to accelerate the
The printer clear-coats the entire print area.
If selecting Auto produced unsatisfactory clear coating effects, selecting Overall may improve the
Use a form to specify the clear coating areas.
Select this option also when you are creating or deleting a form.
If you select Auto or Overall, go to step 5.
If you select Custom, perform the subsequent steps.
• On the Quality & Media, look at Media Type. If a media type other than Photo Paper Plus
Glossy II, Photo Paper Pro Platinum, Photo Paper Pro Luster, Photo Paper Plus Semi-
gloss, Other Glossy Paper (Wide Margins), or Other Glossy Paper is selected, you cannot
select Overall or Custom.
• Depending on which print quality is set on the Quality & Media, you may not be able to select
• If Overall is selected and the media type is changed to one that cannot use Overall, the clear
coating area setting is changed to Auto.
• If Custom is selected and the media type or the print quality is changed to one that does not
support form composite print or form file creation, the clear coating area setting is changed to
3. Selecting a form file