Printing with ICC Profiles (Specifying an ICC Profile from the
When you print from Adobe Photoshop, Canon Digital Photo Professional, or any application software that
can identify input ICC profiles and allows you to specify such profiles, printer uses the color management
system (ColorSync) built-into Mac OS when printing. The printer prints the editing and touch-up results of
the application software and effectively uses the color space of the input ICC profile specified in the image
To use this printing method, use your application software to select color management items and specify an
input ICC profile and a printing ICC profile in the image data.
Even if you print using a printing ICC profile that you created yourself or one for special Canon paper, be
sure to select color management items from your application software.
For instructions, refer to the manual of the application software you are using.
1. Select Color Matching from the pop-up menu of the
2. Select color correction
You can leave Profile set to Automatic.
• Depending on the application software you use, you may not be able to select setting items other
• If you choose a Profile setting other than Automatic or "Printing Paper ICC Profile", the printer
will not be able to print with the correct colors.
3. Complete the setup
When you execute print, the printer uses the color space of the image data.
Setting the Print Quality Level (Custom)
Specifying Color Correction
Adjusting Color Balance