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Large Format Printer
User's Guide
Manuals for this printer
Setup Guide
Quick Guide
Basic Guide
Electronic manual
User's Guide
Electronic manual
Paper Reference Guide
Electronic manual
Basic Printing Workflow
Enhanced Printing Options
Printing enlargements or reductions......................................... 54
Printing at full size..................................................................... 66
Borderless Printing.................................................................... 77
Printing banners or at other non-standard sizes....................... 88
Tiling and multiple pages per sheet.........................................102
Centering originals...................................................................118
and so on
Windows Software
Printer Driver............................................................................150
Preview.................................................................................... 182
Free Layout..............................................................................193
Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy................................216
Print Plug-In for Office............................................................. 227
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Printer Driver............................................................................268
Preview.................................................................................... 287
Free Layout..............................................................................310
Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy................................335
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Handling and Use of Paper
Control Panel
Printer Parts
Network Setting
Print Job Management
Adjustments for Better Print Quality
Maintenance and Consumables
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  • Page 1 Large Format Printer User's Guide Basic Printing Workflow Enhanced Printing Options Printing enlargements or reductions......... 54 Printing at full size..............66 Borderless Printing..............77 Printing banners or at other non-standard sizes....... 88 Tiling and multiple pages per sheet.........102 Centering originals..............118 and so on Windows Software Printer Driver................150...
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Contents Basic Printing Workflow Printing procedure Printing Options Using Rolls and Sheets ........................16 Turning the Printer On and Off ..........................17 Loading and Printing on Rolls ........................... 18 Loading and Printing on Sheets ..........................21 Printing in Windows ..............................22 Printing from Mac OS ...............................
  • Page 3 Borderless Printing Borderless Printing on Paper of Equivalent Size ....................... 77 Borderless Printing by Resizing Originals to Match the Paper Size (Windows) ............. 78 Borderless Printing by Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width .................. 81 Borderless Printing by Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width (Windows) ............82 Borderless Printing by Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width (Mac OS) .............
  • Page 4 Windows Software Printer Driver Printer Driver Settings ............................150 Specifying Paper in the Printer Driver ........................152 Confirming Print Settings ............................154 Checking the Layout in a Preview Before Printing ....................154 Using Favorites ..............................156 Accessing the Printer Driver Dialog Box from Applications ..................157 Accessing the Printer Driver Dialog Box from the Operating System Menu ............
  • Page 5 Laying out Objects Automatically ..........................208 Aligning Objects ..............................208 Changing the Object Overlapping Order ......................... 210 Pasting a Copied or Cut Object ..........................211 Folded Duplex Window ............................212 Finished Size Settings Dialog Box .......................... 213 Binding Settings Dialog Box ........................... 214 Prints using Folded Duplex .............................
  • Page 6 Object Adjustment dialog box: Color ........................ 283 Color Settings Pane: Monochrome ........................283 Object Adjustment dialog box: Monochrome ....................284 Page Setup Pane ..............................285 Preview The Features of Preview ............................287 Starting Preview ..............................287 Preview Main Window ............................289 Paper Settings Panel ..............................
  • Page 7 Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy The Features of Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy ..................335 Starting Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy ....................335 Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy Dialog Box ..................... 336 Hot Folder ................................336 Creating a New Hot Folder ............................. 337 Editing a Hot Folder (Setting Print Conditions) ......................338 Deleting a Hot Folder .............................
  • Page 8 Media Configuration Tool Main Window ........................396 Editing Media Type Information for Genuine Paper and Feed Confirmed Paper ............397 Adding Media Types ............................398 Changing Media Names ........................... 401 Deleting Media Types You Have Added ......................403 Switching Media Types Display Show/Hide ....................... 404 Changing the Display Order of Media Types ......................
  • Page 9 Printer Parts Printer parts Front ..................................490 Back ..................................491 Top Cover (Inside) ..............................492 Paper Feed Slots ..............................493 Inside the Roll Feed Unit Cover ..........................493 Carriage ................................. 494 Ink Tank Cover (Inside) ............................494 Vents ..................................496 Optional accessories Stand ..................................
  • Page 10 Print Job Management Status Monitor (Windows) The Features of imagePROGRAF Status Monitor ....................532 Job Management Using imagePROGRAF Status Monitor ..................533 Printmonitor (Mac OS) The Features of imagePROGRAF Printmonitor ....................... 534 Job Management Using imagePROGRAF Printmonitor ..................535 Accounting (Windows) Accounting Manager ..............................
  • Page 11 Maintenance and Consumables Ink Tanks Ink Tanks ................................568 Replacing Ink Tanks ............................... 568 Checking Ink Tank Levels ............................574 When to Replace Ink Tanks ............................ 575 Printheads Printhead ................................576 Checking for Nozzle Clogging ..........................576 Cleaning the Printhead ............................577 Replacing the Printhead ............................
  • Page 12 Problems with the printing quality Printing is faint ................................ 621 Paper rubs against the printhead ........................... 622 The edges of the paper are dirty ..........................623 The surface of the paper is dirty ..........................623 The back side of the paper is dirty .......................... 623 Immediately after borderless printing, the trailing edge margin is soiled during regular printing ..........
  • Page 13 Paper not aligned with right guide.......................... 647 Cannot detect papr ..............................647 Cannot feed paper..............................647 Cannot cut paper..............................648 End of paper feed..............................648 Borderless printng not possible..........................648 Roll paper is not securely in contact with roll holder....................649 Messages regarding ink Ink insufficient.
  • Page 14 Appendix Safety Precautions Safety Precautions ..............................666 Legal Notices ................................. 668 Manuals for this printer Manuals for this printer ............................670 About This User Manual ............................670 Disposal of the product WEEE Directive ..............................673...
  • Page 15: Basic Printing Workflow

    iPF6400SE User's Guide Basic Printing Workflow Printing procedure ..................16 Canceling print jobs .................. 25 Pausing Printing ..................29 Enhanced Printing Options Windows Software Mac OS Software Handling and Use of Paper Control Panel Printer Parts Network Setting Print Job Management Adjustments for Better Print Quality Maintenance and Consumables Troubleshooting...
  • Page 16: Printing Procedure

    Printing Options Using Rolls and Sheets iPF6400SE Printing procedure Printing procedure Printing Options Using Rolls and Sheets ......................... 16 Turning the Printer On and Off ..........................17 Loading and Printing on Rolls ..........................18 Loading and Printing on Sheets ..........................21 Specifying Paper in the Printer Driver (Windows) ..................
  • Page 17: Turning The Printer On And Off

    Press the Power button to turn on the printer. The printer will now start up. After the Display Screen shows the Canon logo, "Starting up... Please wait." is displayed. The Power Lamp is lit when the printer finishes starting up, and the printer is now in Standby.
  • Page 18: Loading And Printing On Rolls

    Loading and Printing on Rolls iPF6400SE • The Power Lamp and Message Lamp are not lit (even once), and nothing appears on the Display Screen Make sure the printer is plugged in correctly. Check the connection at the plug and electrical outlet. •...
  • Page 19 iPF6400SE Loading and Printing on Rolls • Keeping a roll in the printer for a long time without printing on it may leave a depression on the leading edge. When printing quality is most important, we recommend setting TrimEdge Reload to On or Automatic so that Important the paper edge is automatically cut before printing.
  • Page 20 Loading and Printing on Rolls iPF6400SE Load the roll in the printer. (See "Loading Rolls in the Printer.") P.365 ➔ • When printing without borders, definitely set the blue Switch on the platen to the ● side. If the switch is set incorrectly, print quality may deteriorate.
  • Page 21: Loading And Printing On Sheets

    iPF6400SE Loading and Printing on Sheets Send the print job. • Printing in Windows P.22 ➔ • Printing from Mac OS P.23 ➔ The printer now starts printing the print job. • Do not forcibly pull out paper once a roll has been advanced. This will prevent further feeding. If you accidentally pull out the paper, see "Removing the Roll from the Printer."...
  • Page 22: Printing In Windows

    Printing in Windows iPF6400SE Send the print job. • Printing in Windows P.22 ➔ • Printing from Mac OS P.23 ➔ Load a sheet manually. (See "Loading Sheets in the Feed Slot.") P.388 ➔ The printer now starts printing the print job. Printing in Windows Printing in Windows Print from the application menu.
  • Page 23: Printing From Mac Os

    iPF6400SE Printing from Mac OS After confirming that the printer is selected in the dialog box, click Print or OK to start printing. The appearance of the dialog box varies depending on • the software application. In most cases, the dialog box Note includes basic printing options and enables you to choose the printer, specify the range of pages, number...
  • Page 24 Printing from Mac OS iPF6400SE Select the printer in the Printer list. Click Print to start printing. As shown in the following illustration, you can switch to other panes in this dialog box to complete settings for various methods of printing, including enlarged and re- duced printing, borderless printing, and so on.
  • Page 25: Canceling Print Jobs

    iPF6400SE Canceling Print Jobs from the Control Panel Canceling print jobs Canceling print jobs Canceling Print Jobs from the Control Panel ......................25 Canceling Print Jobs from Windows ........................26 Canceling Print Jobs from Mac OS ......................... 26 Canceling Print Jobs from the Control Panel Canceling Print Jobs from the Control Panel To cancel printing or reception of print jobs, press the Stop button on the Control Panel.
  • Page 26: Canceling Print Jobs From Windows

    Canceling Print Jobs from Windows iPF6400SE Canceling Print Jobs from Windows Canceling Print Jobs from Windows In the printer window, you can cancel jobs that are being sent to the printer. Using imagePROGRAF Status Monitor, you can cancel print jobs that have already been received by the printer or that are currently being printed.
  • Page 27 iPF6400SE Canceling Print Jobs from Mac OS • Print jobs are shown in the printer window while they are being sent from the computer. After transmission, jobs are not displayed even during printing. Note • Print jobs are displayed in the imagePROGRAF Printmonitor window from the moment the printer starts receiving the print data until the moment printing is finished.
  • Page 28 Canceling Print Jobs from Mac OS iPF6400SE Exit imagePROGRAF Printmonitor. In the printer window, click Resume or Resume Printer. • Always follow these steps if you cancel print jobs from imagePROGRAF Printmonitor. If you do not restart job processing, the next job cannot be printed. Important User's Guide...
  • Page 29: Pausing Printing

    iPF6400SE Pausing Printing Pausing Printing Pausing Printing Pausing Printing Pausing Printing During printing, if you set Pause Print in the Control Panel menu to On, printing is stopped at that point and the printer enters a state in which printing is paused. (See "Control Panel Display.") P.456 ➔...
  • Page 30 iPF6400SE User's Guide...
  • Page 31: Enhanced Printing Options

    iPF6400SE User's Guide Basic Printing Workflow Enhanced Printing Options Choosing Paper for Printing ..............32 Printing Photos and Office Documents ............. 33 Adjusting Images ..................40 Printing enlargements or reductions ............54 Printing at full size ..................66 Borderless Printing ..................77 Printing banners or at other non-standard sizes ........
  • Page 32: Choosing Paper For Printing

    Select the appropriate media type from the printer control panel or printer driver to match the paper loaded in the print- er. The appropriate media type differs between the case of genuine Canon paper or Canon feed confirmed paper and the case of paper other than Canon feed confirmed paper.
  • Page 33: Printing Photos And Office Documents

    • • Paper: Roll • Paper type: Canon Premium Glossy Paper 2 280 • Roll paper width: 10 inches (254.0 mm) Choose Print in the application menu. Select the printer in the dialog box, and then display the printer driver dialog box. (See "Accessing the Printer Driver Dialog Box from Applications .")
  • Page 34 Make sure the Main sheet is displayed. In the Media Type list, select the type of paper that is loaded. In this case, click Canon Premium Glossy Paper 2 280. In the Media Type, choose the type of paper used for printing, such as Glossy Paper, Canon Coated Pa- per, and so on.
  • Page 35: Printing Photos And Images (mac Os)

    Document: Photo image from a digital camera Page size: 10×12 inches (254.0×304.8 mm) • • Paper: Roll paper • Paper type: Canon Premium Glossy Paper 2 280 • Roll paper width: 10 inches (254.0 mm) This sets the Format for and Paper Size.
  • Page 36 Access the Main pane. In the Media Type list, select the type of paper that is loaded. In this case, click Canon Premium Glossy Paper 2 280. Make sure the paper you select is loaded in the printer. •...
  • Page 37: Using Posterartist To Compose Originals

    iPF6400SE Using PosterArtist to Compose Originals Access the Page Setup pane. Select and click a roll paper in the Paper Source list. Select the paper width of the roll loaded in the printer for Roll Width. In this case, 10 in. (254.0mm) is selec- ted.
  • Page 38 Using PosterArtist to Compose Originals iPF6400SE Select the printer in the dialog box, and then open the printer driver dialog box. (See "Accessing the Printer Driver Dialog Box from Applications (Windows).") P.157 ➔ Make sure the Main sheet is displayed. Click the Layout tab to display the Layout sheet.
  • Page 39 iPF6400SE Using PosterArtist to Compose Originals When you attempt to print, PosterArtist starts up and the PageCapture window is displayed. (At this point, the document will not be printed yet.) Choose the page to load in PosterArtist. Edit and rearrange the image in the PosterArtist window as desired. Without closing the PosterArtist window, repeat steps 1-8 to arrange originals from multiple applications on the same page.
  • Page 40: Adjusting Images

    Adjusting the Color in the Printer Driver iPF6400SE Adjusting Images Adjusting Images Adjusting the Color in the Printer Driver ........................40 Fine-Tuning Colors of Photos and Images (Windows) ..................41 Fine-Tuning Colors of Photos and Images (Mac OS) ..................44 Giving Priority to Particular Graphic Elements and Colors for Printing ..............
  • Page 41: Fine-tuning Colors Of Photos And Images (windows)

    iPF6400SE Fine-Tuning Colors of Photos and Images (Windows) Matching Mode Description Remarks Driver Matching Mode Enables printing of optimal color tones us- You should normally select this mode. ing a driver specific color profile. ICC Matching Mode Enables color matching using ICC pro- This allows you to use ICC profiles for digi- files.
  • Page 42 Fine-Tuning Colors of Photos and Images (Windows) iPF6400SE Select the printer in the dialog box, and then display the printer driver dialog box. (See "Accessing the Printer Driver Dialog Box from Applications .") P.157 ➔ Make sure the Main sheet is displayed. In the Media Type list, select the type of paper that is loaded.
  • Page 43 iPF6400SE Fine-Tuning Colors of Photos and Images (Windows) Click Color Settings to display the Color Settings dialog box. On the Color Adjustment sheet, adjust the color tones, brightness, and so on as desired. Adjustment Item Description Fine-tune color tones by adjusting the levels of Cyan, Magenta, and Yellow. Cyan Magenta Yellow...
  • Page 44: Fine-tuning Colors Of Photos And Images (mac Os)

    Fine-Tuning Colors of Photos and Images (Mac OS) iPF6400SE Confirm the settings of Page Size, Paper Source, and so on. Confirm the print settings and print as desired. • For tips on confirming print settings, see "Confirming Print Settings ." P.154 ➔...
  • Page 45 iPF6400SE Fine-Tuning Colors of Photos and Images (Mac OS) Access the Main pane. In the Media Type list, select the type of paper that is loaded. Click Advanced Settings to switch the print mode. Click Color in the Color Mode list. User's Guide...
  • Page 46 Fine-Tuning Colors of Photos and Images (Mac OS) iPF6400SE Click Set to display the Color Settings dialog box. On the Color Adjustment pane, adjust the color tones, brightness, and so on as desired. Adjustment Item Description Fine-tune color tones by adjusting the levels of Cyan, Magenta, and Yellow. Cyan Magenta Yellow...
  • Page 47: Giving Priority To Particular Graphic Elements And Colors For Printing

    iPF6400SE Giving Priority to Particular Graphic Elements and Colors for Printing Access the Page Setup pane. Confirm the settings of Paper Source and Page Size. Confirm the print settings, and then click Print to start printing. • For tips on confirming print settings, see "Confirming Print Settings ." P.271 ➔...
  • Page 48 Giving Priority to Particular Graphic Elements and Colors for Printing iPF6400SE The printing mode is determined by a combination of the print quality and resolution. Print Quality (*1) Description Print Priority Highest A setting for printing at the highest resolution when Image quality is most important.
  • Page 49: Choosing The Document Type And Printing Conditions (windows)

    iPF6400SE Choosing the Document Type and Printing Conditions (Windows) • Enhancing printing quality Setting Item Description Highest quality This prints at the highest resolution. Printing takes longer and consumes more ink than in other modes, but this mode offers superior printing quality. Thicken Fine Lines Prints making fine lines appear thicker.
  • Page 50 Choosing the Document Type and Printing Conditions (Windows) iPF6400SE Click Advanced Settings to switch the print mode. Click Image in the Print Priority list. Click High (600dpi) in the Print Quality list. • Options displayed in the Print Quality list vary depending on the type of paper. Note Click Monochrome in the Color Mode list.
  • Page 51: Choosing The Document Type And Printing Conditions (mac Os)

    iPF6400SE Choosing the Document Type and Printing Conditions (Mac OS) Confirm the print settings and print as desired. • For tips on confirming print settings, see "Confirming Print Settings ." P.154 ➔ Note Choosing the Document Type and Printing Conditions (Mac OS) Choosing the Document Type and Printing Conditions (Mac OS) You can specify your own print settings instead of using the Print Target presets.
  • Page 52 Choosing the Document Type and Printing Conditions (Mac OS) iPF6400SE Access the Main pane. In the Media Type list, select the type of paper that is loaded. Click Advanced Settings to switch the print mode. Click Image in the Print Priority list. Click High (600dpi) in the Print Quality list.
  • Page 53 iPF6400SE Choosing the Document Type and Printing Conditions (Mac OS) To adjust the brightness and contrast, click Set. • For instructions on adjusting brightness and contrast, see "Adjusting the Color in the Printer Driver." P.40 ➔ Note Access the Page Setup pane. Confirm the settings of Paper Source and Page Size.
  • Page 54: Printing Enlargements Or Reductions

    Resizing Originals to Match the Paper Size iPF6400SE Printing enlargements or reductions Printing enlargements or reductions Resizing Originals to Match the Paper Size ......................54 Resizing Originals to Match the Paper Size (Windows) ..................54 Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width ........................56 Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width (Windows) .....................
  • Page 55 iPF6400SE Resizing Originals to Match the Paper Size (Windows) • Page size: A4 (210.0×297.0 mm)/Letter (8.3 × 11.7 in) • Paper: Roll Paper type: Plain Paper • • Roll paper width: A2/A3 roll (420.0 mm [16.5 in]) Choose Print in the application menu. Select the printer in the dialog box, and then open the printer driver dialog box.
  • Page 56: Resizing Originals To Fit The Roll Width

    Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width iPF6400SE Select the Enlarged/Reduced Printing check box. Select the Fit Paper Size check box. Click ISO A3 in the Paper Size list. Confirm the print settings and print as desired. • For tips on confirming print settings, see "Confirming Print Settings ." P.154 ➔...
  • Page 57 iPF6400SE Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width (Windows) Select the printer in the dialog box, and then display the printer driver dialog box. (See "Accessing the Printer Driver Dialog Box from Applications .") P.157 ➔ Make sure the Main sheet is displayed. In the Media Type list, select the type of paper that is loaded.
  • Page 58: Resizing Originals To Fit The Roll Width (mac Os)

    Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width (Mac OS) iPF6400SE Select the Enlarged/Reduced Printing check box. • If the Enlarged/Reduced Printing check box is not displayed on the Page Setup sheet, clear the Bor- Note derless Printing check box. Click Fit Roll Paper Width.
  • Page 59 iPF6400SE Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width (Mac OS) This sets the Format for and Paper Size. • The configuration method varies depending on the OS and application software you are using. Note If Page Setup is displayed in the application menu, the settings are configured by opening the Page Attributes dialog box from Page Setup.
  • Page 60: Resizing Originals By Entering A Scaling Value

    Resizing Originals by Entering a Scaling Value iPF6400SE Access the Page Setup pane. Select and click a roll paper in the Paper Source list. Select the paper width of the roll loaded in the printer for Roll Width. In this case, 16 in. (406.4mm) is selec- ted.
  • Page 61: Resizing Originals By Entering A Scaling Value (windows)

    iPF6400SE Resizing Originals by Entering a Scaling Value (Windows) • Scaling Enlarge or reduce originals by a particular amount, as desired. For instructions on entering a scaling value to resize originals, refer to the following topics, as appropriate for your computer and operating system.
  • Page 62 Resizing Originals by Entering a Scaling Value (Windows) iPF6400SE Make sure the Main sheet is displayed. In the Media Type list, select the type of paper that is loaded. In this case, click Plain Paper. Select the printing application in the Print Target list.
  • Page 63: Resizing Originals By Entering A Scaling Value (mac Os)

    iPF6400SE Resizing Originals by Entering a Scaling Value (Mac OS) Click Scaling and enter 120. • You can specify enlargement that exceeds the paper size, but in this case, the portions off the bottom and right edges of the paper will not be printed. Note •...
  • Page 64 Resizing Originals by Entering a Scaling Value (Mac OS) iPF6400SE This sets the Format for and Paper Size. • The configuration method varies depending on the OS and application software you are using. Note If Page Setup is displayed in the application menu, the settings are configured by opening the Page Attributes dialog box from Page Setup.
  • Page 65 iPF6400SE Resizing Originals by Entering a Scaling Value (Mac OS) Access the Page Setup pane. Select and click a roll paper in the Paper Source list. Select the paper width of the roll loaded in the printer for Roll Width. In this case, ISO A2/A3 (420.0mm) is selected.
  • Page 66: Printing At Full Size

    Printing on Oversize Paper iPF6400SE Printing at full size Printing at full size Printing on Oversize Paper ............................. 66 Printing at Full Size (Windows) ........................... 67 Printing at Full Size (Mac OS) ..........................68 Borderless Printing at Actual Size ........................... 70 Borderless Printing at Actual Size (Windows) .....................
  • Page 67: Printing At Full Size (windows)

    iPF6400SE Printing at Full Size (Windows) For instructions on oversized printing, refer to the following topics, as appropriate for your computer and operating system. • Printing at Full Size (Windows) P.67 ➔ • Printing at Full Size (Mac OS) P.68 ➔...
  • Page 68: Printing At Full Size (mac Os)

    Printing at Full Size (Mac OS) iPF6400SE Click the Page Setup tab to display the Page Setup sheet. Click Size Options to display the Paper Size Options dialog box. In the Paper Size Options dialog box, select the Oversize check box in Display Series. Click OK to close the Paper Size Options dialog box.
  • Page 69 iPF6400SE Printing at Full Size (Mac OS) This sets the Format for and Paper Size. • The configuration method varies depending on the OS and application software you are using. Note If Page Setup is displayed in the application menu, the settings are configured by opening the Page Attributes dialog box from Page Setup.
  • Page 70: Borderless Printing At Actual Size

    Borderless Printing at Actual Size iPF6400SE Access the Page Setup pane. Select and click a roll paper in the Paper Source list. Select the paper width of the roll loaded in the printer for Roll Width. In this case, ISO A2/A3 (420.0mm) is selected.
  • Page 71 iPF6400SE Borderless Printing at Actual Size • Although it normally prints borderless on the top, bottom, left, and right (4-edge borderless), in the following cases, it becomes borderless only on the left and right (2-edge borderless) because the top and bottom of the printed image are not automatically cut.
  • Page 72: Borderless Printing At Actual Size (windows)

    Select the printer in the dialog box, and then display the printer driver dialog box. (See "Accessing the Printer Driver Dialog Box from Applications .") P.157 ➔ Make sure the Main sheet is displayed. In the Media Type list, select the type of paper that is loaded. In this case, click Canon Heavyweight Coat- ed Paper. User's Guide...
  • Page 73 iPF6400SE Borderless Printing at Actual Size (Windows) Select the print target in the Print Target list. • When you are using paper that takes longer for ink to adhere for borderless printing and the Cutter Unit touches printing surfaces that are not dry yet, it may damage the paper or the edge of the document that is Important cut, depending on frequency of use.
  • Page 74: Borderless Printing At Actual Size (mac Os)

    Page size: 10 × 12 inches (254.0×304.8 mm)–Borderless Paper: Roll • • Paper type: Canon Heavyweight Coated Paper • Roll paper width: 10 inches (254.0 mm) Choose Page Setup from the application menu to display the Page Attributes dialog box.
  • Page 75 Choose Print in the application menu. Access the Main pane. In the Media Type list, select the type of paper that is loaded. In this case, click Canon Heavyweight Coat- ed Paper. Select the print target in the Print Target list.
  • Page 76 Borderless Printing at Actual Size (Mac OS) iPF6400SE Select and click a roll paper in the Paper Source list. Select the paper width of the roll loaded in the printer for Roll Width. In this case, 10 in. (254.0mm) is selec- ted.
  • Page 77: Borderless Printing

    iPF6400SE Borderless Printing on Paper of Equivalent Size Borderless Printing Borderless Printing Borderless Printing on Paper of Equivalent Size ...................... 77 Borderless Printing by Resizing Originals to Match the Paper Size (Windows) ............ 78 Borderless Printing by Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width ................. 81 Borderless Printing by Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width (Windows) ............
  • Page 78: Borderless Printing By Resizing Originals To Match The Paper Size (windows)

    • Document: Any type • Page size: 10×12 inches (254.0×304.8 mm) • Paper: Roll • Paper type: Canon Heavyweight Coated Paper • Roll paper width: 10 inches (254.0 mm) User's Guide...
  • Page 79 P.157 ➔ Make sure the Main sheet is displayed. In the Media Type list, select the type of paper that is loaded. In this case, click Canon Heavyweight Coat- ed Paper. Select the print target in the Print Target list.
  • Page 80 Borderless Printing by Resizing Originals to Match the Paper Size (Windows) iPF6400SE Click the Page Setup tab to display the Page Setup sheet. In the Page Size list, click the size of the original as specified in the application. In this case, click 10"x12". Select and click a roll paper in the Paper Source list.
  • Page 81: Borderless Printing By Resizing Originals To Fit The Roll Width

    iPF6400SE Borderless Printing by Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width Borderless Printing by Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width Borderless Printing by Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width Take advantage of borderless printing to print documents such as posters (made up mainly of photos or images) with- out a surrounding margin, or border.
  • Page 82: Borderless Printing By Resizing Originals To Fit The Roll Width (windows)

    Page size: A4 (210.0×297.0 mm)/Letter (8.3 × 11.7 in) • Paper: Roll • Paper type: Canon Heavyweight Coated Paper Roll paper width: 10 inches (254.0 mm) • In the application, create an original that takes up the entire space of the paper size.
  • Page 83 Borderless Printing by Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width (Windows) Make sure the Main sheet is displayed. In the Media Type list, select the type of paper that is loaded. In this case, click Canon Heavyweight Coat- ed Paper. Select the print target in the Print Target list.
  • Page 84: Borderless Printing By Resizing Originals To Fit The Roll Width (mac Os)

    • Document: Any type • Page size: A4 (210.0×297.0 mm)/Letter (8.3 × 11.7 in) Paper: Roll • • Paper type: Canon Heavyweight Coated Paper • Roll paper width: 10 inches (254.0 mm) User's Guide...
  • Page 85 iPF6400SE Borderless Printing by Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width (Mac OS) Choose Page Setup from the application menu to display the Page Attributes dialog box. The configuration method varies depending on the OS • and application software you are using. Note If Page Setup is displayed in the application menu, the settings are configured by opening the Page Attributes...
  • Page 86 Borderless Printing by Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width (Mac OS) iPF6400SE In the Media Type list, select the type of paper that is loaded. In this case, click Canon Heavyweight Coat- ed Paper. Select the print target in the Print Target list.
  • Page 87 iPF6400SE Borderless Printing by Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width (Mac OS) Confirm the print settings, and then click Print to start printing. • For tips on confirming print settings, see "Confirming Print Settings ." P.271 ➔ Note User's Guide...
  • Page 88: Printing Banners Or At Other Non-standard Sizes

    Printing Vertical or Horizontal Banners (Large-Format Printing) iPF6400SE Printing banners or at other non-standard sizes Printing banners or at other non-standard sizes Printing Vertical or Horizontal Banners (Large-Format Printing) ................88 Printing Vertical or Horizontal Banners (Large-Format Printing; Windows) ............89 Printing Vertical or Horizontal Banners (Large-Format Printing;...
  • Page 89: Printing Vertical Or Horizontal Banners (large-format Printing; Windows)

    iPF6400SE Printing Vertical or Horizontal Banners (Large-Format Printing; Windows) Printing Vertical or Horizontal Banners (Large-Format Printing; Windows) Printing Vertical or Horizontal Banners (Large-Format Printing; Windows) By automatic enlargement of a document created with an application software by the printer driver, you can print maxi- mum 18.0 m vertical or horizontal banners.
  • Page 90 Printing Vertical or Horizontal Banners (Large-Format Printing; Windows) iPF6400SE Under Paper Size, enter 100 in Width and 500 in Height. Click Add to add the paper size of My Horizontal Banner. Click OK to close the Paper Size Options dialog box. Close the printer driver dialog box.
  • Page 91 iPF6400SE Printing Vertical or Horizontal Banners (Large-Format Printing; Windows) Make sure the Main sheet is displayed. In the Media Type list, select the type of paper that is loaded. In this case, click Plain Paper. After confirming that Easy Settings is selected, click Poster in the Print Target list.
  • Page 92 Printing Vertical or Horizontal Banners (Large-Format Printing; Windows) iPF6400SE Select the Enlarged/Reduced Printing check box. • If the Enlarged/Reduced Printing check box is not displayed on the Page Setup sheet, clear the Bor- Note derless Printing check box. Select and click a roll paper in the Paper Source list.
  • Page 93: Printing Vertical Or Horizontal Banners (large-format Printing; Mac Os)

    iPF6400SE Printing Vertical or Horizontal Banners (Large-Format Printing; Mac OS) In the FineZoom Settings list, click Yes. Printing Vertical or Horizontal Banners (Large-Format Printing; Mac OS) Printing Vertical or Horizontal Banners (Large-Format Printing; Mac OS) By automatic enlargement of a document created with an application software by the printer driver, you can print maxi- mum 18.0 m vertical or horizontal banners.
  • Page 94 Printing Vertical or Horizontal Banners (Large-Format Printing; Mac OS) iPF6400SE Click Manage Custom Sizes in the Paper Size list to display the Custom Paper Sizes dialog box. Double-click Untitled in the list at left, and then enter a name for the page size you want to register. Here, enter 100*500.
  • Page 95 iPF6400SE Printing Vertical or Horizontal Banners (Large-Format Printing; Mac OS) Access the Main pane. In the Media Type list, select the type of paper that is loaded. In this case, click Plain Paper. Make your selection in the Print Target list. Make your selection in the Print Quality list.
  • Page 96: Printing On Non-standard Paper Sizes

    Printing on Non-Standard Paper Sizes iPF6400SE Click Fit Roll Paper Width. Confirm the print settings, and click Print to start printing. • For tips on confirming print settings, see "Confirming Print Settings ." P.271 ➔ Note Printing on Non-Standard Paper Sizes Printing on Non-Standard Paper Sizes For printing on non-standard size paper, first register the paper size in the printer driver.
  • Page 97 iPF6400SE Printing on Non-Standard Paper Sizes (Windows) Make sure the Main sheet is displayed. In the Media Type list, select the type of paper that is loaded. After confirming that Easy Settings is selected, select from the Print Target list. Click the Page Setup tab to display the Page Setup sheet.
  • Page 98 Printing on Non-Standard Paper Sizes (Windows) iPF6400SE Click Cut Sheet in the Paper Source list. In the Page Size list, click the size you added,430 mm Square. Confirm the print settings and print as desired. • For tips on confirming print settings, see "Confirming Print Settings ." P.154 ➔...
  • Page 99: Printing On Non-standard Paper Sizes (mac Os)

    iPF6400SE Printing on Non-Standard Paper Sizes (Mac OS) Click the Page Setup tab to display the Page Setup sheet. Click Cut Sheet in the Paper Source list. Click Custom Size in the Page Size list to display the Custom Size Settings dialog box. Confirm that mm is selected in Units.
  • Page 100 Printing on Non-Standard Paper Sizes (Mac OS) iPF6400SE Choose Print in the application menu. Select the printer in the Printer list. Click Manage Custom Sizes in the Paper Size list to display the Custom Paper Sizes dialog box. In Paper Size, enter the height and width of the original. Here, enter 43.00 cm in Height and Width. In Non-Printable Area, enter 0.5 for the top and side margins and 2.3 for the bottom margin.
  • Page 101 iPF6400SE Printing on Non-Standard Paper Sizes (Mac OS) Access the Main pane. In the Media Type list, select the type of paper that is loaded. After confirming that Easy Settings is selected, select from the Print Target list. Make your selection in the Print Quality list.
  • Page 102: Tiling And Multiple Pages Per Sheet

    Printing Multiple Originals Next to Each Other iPF6400SE Tiling and multiple pages per sheet Tiling and multiple pages per sheet Printing Multiple Originals Next to Each Other ....................... 102 Printing Multiple Originals Next to Each Other (Windows) ................. 103 Printing Multiple Originals Next to Each Other (Mac OS) .................. 105 Printing Multiple Pages Continuously ........................
  • Page 103: Printing Multiple Originals Next To Each Other (windows)

    iPF6400SE Printing Multiple Originals Next to Each Other (Windows) • Free Layout (Mac OS) Besides combining multiple pages in a single-page layout, you can combine originals from multiple files—even multiple source applications—in a single-page layout. For instructions on arranging originals from multiple applications, refer to the following topics. Printing Multiple Originals Next to Each Other (Windows) •...
  • Page 104 Printing Multiple Originals Next to Each Other (Windows) iPF6400SE Click the Layout tab to display the Layout sheet. Select the Page Layout check box. Click Free Layout in the Page Layout list. When you attempt to print, the imagePROGRAF Free Layout window is displayed.
  • Page 105: Printing Multiple Originals Next To Each Other (mac Os)

    Edit and rearrange the image in the Canon imagePROGRAF Free Layout window as desired. • Without closing the Canon imagePROGRAF Free Layout window, repeat steps 1 to 4 to arrange originals from multiple applications on the same page. Note •...
  • Page 106: Printing Multiple Pages Continuously

    Printing Multiple Pages Continuously iPF6400SE Print from the Canon imagePROGRAF Free Layout menu. • For details on Canon imagePROGRAF Free Layout functions, see "Free Layout." P.310 ➔ Note Printing Multiple Pages Continuously Printing Multiple Pages Continuously You can print multiple pages as a single continuous image, without margins between pages.
  • Page 107 iPF6400SE Printing Multiple Pages Continuously (Windows) Make sure the Main sheet is displayed. In the Media Type list, click the type of paper that is loaded. Click the Page Setup tab to display the Page Setup sheet. Select and click a roll paper in the Paper Source list.
  • Page 108: Printing Multiple Pages Continuously (mac Os)

    Printing Multiple Pages Continuously (Mac OS) iPF6400SE Confirm the print settings and print as desired. • For tips on confirming print settings, see "Confirming Print Settings ." P.154 ➔ Note Printing Multiple Pages Continuously (Mac OS) Printing Multiple Pages Continuously (Mac OS) This topic describes how to print multiple pages as a single continuous image, without margins between pages.
  • Page 109 iPF6400SE Printing Multiple Pages Continuously (Mac OS) Access the Main pane. In the Media Type list, click the type of paper that is loaded. Make your selection in the Print Target list. Make your selection in the Print Quality list. Access the Page Setup pane.
  • Page 110: Printing Multiple Pages Per Sheet

    Printing Multiple Pages Per Sheet iPF6400SE Printing Multiple Pages Per Sheet Printing Multiple Pages Per Sheet To conserve paper, you can print several pages of the original on a single sheet by reducing the original and dividing the sheet into areas for each page. •...
  • Page 111 iPF6400SE Printing Multiple Pages Per Sheet (Windows) Make sure the Main sheet is displayed. In the Media Type list, select the type of paper that is loaded. In this case, click Plain Paper. Make your selection in the Print Target list. Make your selection in the Print Quality list.
  • Page 112: Printing Multiple Pages Per Sheet (mac Os)

    Printing Multiple Pages Per Sheet (Mac OS) iPF6400SE Click the Layout tab to display the Layout sheet. Select the Page Layout check box. Click 4 Pages/Sheet in the Page Layout list. • You can select the layout order for placing four pages on a sheet and a frame border in the Page Layout Printing dialog box by clicking Set.
  • Page 113 iPF6400SE Printing Multiple Pages Per Sheet (Mac OS) This sets the Format for and Paper Size. • The configuration method varies depending on the OS and application software you are using. Note If Page Setup is displayed in the application menu, the settings are configured by opening the Page Attributes dialog box from Page Setup.
  • Page 114 Printing Multiple Pages Per Sheet (Mac OS) iPF6400SE Access the Main pane. In the Media Type list, select the type of paper that is loaded. In this case, click Plain Paper. Make your selection in the Print Target list. Make your selection in the Print Quality list.
  • Page 115: Printing Posters In Sections

    iPF6400SE Printing Posters in Sections Make sure Page Size shows the original size as specified in Paper Size in the Page Attributes dia- log box—in this case, ISO A3. Confirm the print settings, and then click Print to start printing. •...
  • Page 116 Printing Large Posters (Windows) iPF6400SE • Paper: Sheets • Paper Size: A2 (420.0 × 594.0 mm [16.5 × 23.4 in]) Choose Print in the application menu. Select the printer in the dialog box, and then display the printer driver dialog box. (See "Accessing the Printer Driver Dialog Box from Applications .") P.157 ➔...
  • Page 117 iPF6400SE Printing Large Posters (Windows) Click the Layout tab to display the Layout sheet. Select the Page Layout check box. Click Poster (2 x 2) in the Page Layout list. • Follow the steps below to print only a portion of the poster as divided for printing. Note •...
  • Page 118: Centering Originals

    Printing Originals Centered on Rolls iPF6400SE Centering originals Centering originals Printing Originals Centered on Rolls ........................118 Printing Originals Centered on Rolls (Windows) ....................118 Printing Originals Centered on Rolls (Mac OS) ....................120 Printing Originals Centered on Sheets ........................122 Printing Originals Centered on Sheets (Windows) ....................
  • Page 119 iPF6400SE Printing Originals Centered on Rolls (Windows) Make sure the Main sheet is displayed. In the Media Type list, select the type of paper that is loaded. In this case, click Plain Paper. Select the print target in the Print Target list. Click the Page Setup tab to display the Page Setup sheet.
  • Page 120: Printing Originals Centered On Rolls (mac Os)

    Printing Originals Centered on Rolls (Mac OS) iPF6400SE Click the Layout tab to display the Layout sheet. Select the Print Centered check box. Confirm the print settings and print as desired. • For tips on confirming print settings, see "Confirming Print Settings ." P.154 ➔...
  • Page 121 iPF6400SE Printing Originals Centered on Rolls (Mac OS) Select the printer in the Printer list. In the Paper Size list, click the size of the original. In this case, click ISO A4. If you configured the settings using the Page Attributes dialog box, click OK to close the dialog box, and then select Print from the application software menu.
  • Page 122: Printing Originals Centered On Sheets

    Printing Originals Centered on Sheets iPF6400SE Select the paper width of the roll loaded in the printer for Roll Width. In this case, ISO A3/A4 (297.0mm) is selected. Make sure the Page Size setting matches the origi- nal size as selected in Paper Size in the Page At- tributes dialog box—in this case, ISO A4.
  • Page 123 iPF6400SE Printing Originals Centered on Sheets (Windows) • Page size: A4 (210.0 × 297.0 mm [8.3 × 11.7 in]) • Paper: Sheets Paper type: Plain Paper • • Paper size: A4 (210.0 × 297.0 mm [8.3 × 11.7 in]) Choose Print in the application menu. Select the printer in the dialog box, and then display the printer driver dialog box.
  • Page 124: Printing Originals Centered On Sheets (mac Os)

    Printing Originals Centered on Sheets (Mac OS) iPF6400SE Click Scaling and enter 50. Click Manual in the Paper Source list. Click the Layout tab to display the Layout sheet. Select the Print Centered check box. Confirm the print settings and print as desired. •...
  • Page 125 iPF6400SE Printing Originals Centered on Sheets (Mac OS) This sets the Format for and Paper Size. • The configuration method varies depending on the OS and application software you are using. Note If Page Setup is displayed in the application menu, the settings are configured by opening the Page Attributes dialog box from Page Setup.
  • Page 126 Printing Originals Centered on Sheets (Mac OS) iPF6400SE Access the Page Setup pane. Click Manual in the Paper Source list. Make sure the Page Size setting matches the origi- nal size as selected in Paper Size in the Page At- tributes dialog box—in this case, ISO A4 - for Paper Tray (Large Margins).
  • Page 127: Conserving Roll Paper

    iPF6400SE Conserving Roll Paper by Rotating Originals 90 Degrees Conserving roll paper Conserving roll paper Conserving Roll Paper by Rotating Originals 90 Degrees ..................127 Conserving Roll Paper by Rotating Originals 90 Degrees (Windows) ..............127 Conserving Roll Paper by Rotating Originals 90 Degrees (Mac OS) ..............129 Conserving Roll Paper by Printing Originals Without Top and Bottom Margins ............
  • Page 128 Conserving Roll Paper by Rotating Originals 90 Degrees (Windows) iPF6400SE Make sure the Main sheet is displayed. In the Media Type list, select the type of paper that is loaded. In this case, click Plain Paper. Click the Page Setup tab to display the Page Setup sheet.
  • Page 129: Conserving Roll Paper By Rotating Originals 90 Degrees (mac Os)

    iPF6400SE Conserving Roll Paper by Rotating Originals 90 Degrees (Mac OS) Conserving Roll Paper by Rotating Originals 90 Degrees (Mac OS) Conserving Roll Paper by Rotating Originals 90 Degrees (Mac OS) This topic describes how to conserve roll paper by rotating originals 90 degrees before printing, based on the following example.
  • Page 130 Conserving Roll Paper by Rotating Originals 90 Degrees (Mac OS) iPF6400SE Access the Main pane. In the Media Type list, select the type of paper that is loaded. In this case, click Plain Paper. Access the Page Setup pane. Select and click a roll paper in the Paper Source list.
  • Page 131: Conserving Roll Paper By Printing Originals Without Top And Bottom Margins

    iPF6400SE Conserving Roll Paper by Printing Originals Without Top and Bottom Margins Make sure the Page Size setting matches the origi- nal size as selected in Paper Size in the Page At- tributes dialog box—in this case, ISO A4. Select the Rotate Page 90 degrees check box.
  • Page 132: Conserving Roll Paper By Printing Originals Without Top And Bottom Margins (windows)

    Conserving Roll Paper by Printing Originals Without Top and Bottom Margins (Windows) iPF6400SE Conserving Roll Paper by Printing Originals Without Top and Bottom Margins (Windows) Conserving Roll Paper by Printing Originals Without Top and Bottom Margins (Windows) This topic describes how to conserve roll paper when printing originals that have a top and bottom margin, based on the following example.
  • Page 133: Conserving Roll Paper By Printing Originals Without Top And Bottom Margins (mac Os)

    iPF6400SE Conserving Roll Paper by Printing Originals Without Top and Bottom Margins (Mac OS) Select and click a roll paper in the Paper Source list. Select the width of the loaded roll in the Roll Paper Width list—in this case, ISO A3/A4 Roll (297.0mm). Click the Layout tab to display the Layout sheet.
  • Page 134 Conserving Roll Paper by Printing Originals Without Top and Bottom Margins (Mac OS) iPF6400SE This sets the Format for and Paper Size. • The configuration method varies depending on the OS and application software you are using. Note If Page Setup is displayed in the application menu, the settings are configured by opening the Page Attributes dialog box from Page Setup.
  • Page 135 iPF6400SE Conserving Roll Paper by Printing Originals Without Top and Bottom Margins (Mac OS) Access the Page Setup pane. Select and click a roll paper in the Paper Source list. Select the paper width of the roll loaded in the printer for Roll Width.
  • Page 136: Checking Images Before Printing

    Checking the Layout in a Preview Before Printing iPF6400SE Checking Images Before Printing Checking Images Before Printing Checking the Layout in a Preview Before Printing Checking the Layout in a Preview Before Printing You can check the print layout on the preview screen. Open Preview When Print Job Starts (Windows) •...
  • Page 137: Other Useful Settings

    iPF6400SE Printing With Watermarks Other useful settings Other useful settings Printing With Watermarks ............................. 137 Printing with Watermarks—COPY, FILE COPY, and so on (Windows) .............. 138 Making the Original Orientation Match the Paper Orientation ................140 Making the Original Orientation Match the Paper Orientation (Windows) ............140 Making the Original Orientation Match the Paper Orientation (Mac OS) ............
  • Page 138: Printing With Watermarks-copy, File Copy, And So On (windows)

    Printing with Watermarks—COPY, FILE COPY, and so on (Windows) iPF6400SE • Watermarks are supported in Windows. • Note In addition to the provided watermarks, you can create up to 50 original watermarks. For detailed instructions on printing with watermarks, refer to the following topics: Printing with Watermarks—COPY, FILE COPY, and so on (Windows) •...
  • Page 139 iPF6400SE Printing with Watermarks—COPY, FILE COPY, and so on (Windows) Click the Page Setup tab to display the Page Setup sheet. Page Size, click the size of the original as specified in the application software. In this case, click ISO A2. Select and click a roll paper in the Paper Source list.
  • Page 140: Making The Original Orientation Match The Paper Orientation

    Making the Original Orientation Match the Paper Orientation iPF6400SE Making the Original Orientation Match the Paper Orientation Making the Original Orientation Match the Paper Orientation You can specify the original orientation to match the orientation of the paper for printing. •...
  • Page 141 iPF6400SE Making the Original Orientation Match the Paper Orientation (Windows) Make sure the Main sheet is displayed. In the Media Type list, select the type of paper that is loaded. In this case, click Plain Paper. Make your selection in the Print Target list.
  • Page 142: Making The Original Orientation Match The Paper Orientation (mac Os)

    Making the Original Orientation Match the Paper Orientation (Mac OS) iPF6400SE Confirm the print settings and print as desired. • For tips on confirming print settings, see "Confirming Print Settings ." P.154 ➔ Note Making the Original Orientation Match the Paper Orientation (Mac OS) Making the Original Orientation Match the Paper Orientation (Mac OS) This topic describes how to print an original in landscape orientation after matching the paper orientation, based on the following example.
  • Page 143 iPF6400SE Making the Original Orientation Match the Paper Orientation (Mac OS) Access the Main pane. In the Media Type list, select the type of paper that is loaded. In this case, click Plain Paper. Make your selection in the Print Target list. Make your selection in the Print Quality list.
  • Page 144: Using Favorites

    Using Favorites iPF6400SE Make sure the Page Size setting matches the origi- nal size as selected in Paper Size in the Page At- tributes dialog box—in this case, ISO A4. Confirm the print settings, and then click Print to start printing. •...
  • Page 145: Cutting Roll Paper After Printing (windows)

    iPF6400SE Cutting Roll Paper After Printing (Windows) Cutting Roll Paper After Printing (Windows) Cutting Roll Paper After Printing (Windows) This topic describes how to cut roll paper automatically after printing (using the auto cut function), as well as how to print a cut line for manual cutting.
  • Page 146: Cutting Roll Paper After Printing (mac Os)

    Cutting Roll Paper After Printing (Mac OS) iPF6400SE Cutting Roll Paper After Printing (Mac OS) Cutting Roll Paper After Printing (Mac OS) This topic describes how to cut roll paper automatically after printing (using the auto cut function), as well as how to print a cut line for manual cutting.
  • Page 147 iPF6400SE Cutting Roll Paper After Printing (Mac OS) Select and click a roll paper in the Paper Source list. Access the Main pane. In the Media Type list, select the type of paper that is loaded. Click Set to display the Paper Detailed Settings di- alog box.
  • Page 148 Cutting Roll Paper After Printing (Mac OS) iPF6400SE Confirm the print settings, and then click Print to start printing. • For tips on confirming print settings, see "Confirming Print Settings ." P.271 ➔ Note User's Guide...
  • Page 149: Windows Software

    iPF6400SE User's Guide Basic Printing Workflow Enhanced Printing Options Windows Software Printer Driver ................... 150 Preview ....................182 Free Layout ..................... 193 Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy ..........216 Print Plug-In for Office ................227 Status Monitor ................... 532 ➔ Accounting ..................536 ➔...
  • Page 150: Printer Driver

    Printer Driver Settings iPF6400SE Printer Driver Printer Driver Printer Driver Settings ............................150 Specifying Paper in the Printer Driver ........................152 Confirming Print Settings ............................. 154 Checking the Layout in a Preview Before Printing ....................154 Using Favorites ..............................156 Accessing the Printer Driver Dialog Box from Applications ...................
  • Page 151 iPF6400SE Printer Driver Settings For information on the Windows printer driver settings, refer to the following topics. Main Sheet • P.160 ➔ You can specify the type of paper, color processing, print quality, print preview, and other settings. Choose Easy Settings to specify basic print settings based on the printing application or Advanced Settings to complete more detailed settings as desired.
  • Page 152: Specifying Paper In The Printer Driver

    Specifying Paper in the Printer Driver iPF6400SE • Support Sheet P.180 ➔ You can view support information and the user manual. • Device Settings Sheet P.181 ➔ You can display settings for optional equipment installed on the printer and see the version information for the printer driver.
  • Page 153 iPF6400SE Specifying Paper in the Printer Driver Make sure the Main sheet is displayed. In the Media Type list, select the type of paper that is loaded. • Click the Get Information button to display the Paper Information on Printer dialog box. On the Paper Information on Printer dialog box, you can obtain information on the paper in the printer and configure printer Note driver settings for the feed source and type of paper.
  • Page 154: Confirming Print Settings

    Confirming Print Settings iPF6400SE Confirming Print Settings Confirming Print Settings There are two ways to confirm the print settings, as follows. Checking a preview of the settings • A preview of the settings is displayed on the left side of the Main, Page Setup, and Layout sheets. By checking illustrations and numerical values in the preview, you can confirm current settings for the page size, orientation, paper source, layout, and so on.
  • Page 155 iPF6400SE Checking the Layout in a Preview Before Printing Make sure the Main sheet is displayed. Select the Open Preview When Print Job Starts check box. After you click OK, when you print a job, the image- PROGRAF Preview window will be displayed. •...
  • Page 156: Using Favorites

    Using Favorites iPF6400SE Using Favorites Using Favorites This topic describes how to register favorites and print using favorite settings. Registering a favorite This section describes the procedure for registering printing settings that have been changed in the driver as Favor- ites.
  • Page 157: Accessing The Printer Driver Dialog Box From Applications

    iPF6400SE Accessing the Printer Driver Dialog Box from Applications Click OK to close the Add dialog box. The favorite you have added is now displayed in Favorites. • To save a favorite as a file, click Export and specify the file to save. Note Printing using the favorite Follow the steps below to print using the favorite you have registered.
  • Page 158 Accessing the Printer Driver Dialog Box from Applications iPF6400SE Select the printer, and then display the printer driver dialog box. • The dialog box for specifying printing conditions varies depending on the source application. In some cases, when you select the printer, a sheet for configuring the printer driver is added to the dialog box. Note In the following case, click Preferences.
  • Page 159: Accessing The Printer Driver Dialog Box From The Operating System Menu

    iPF6400SE Accessing the Printer Driver Dialog Box from the Operating System Menu Accessing the Printer Driver Dialog Box from the Operating System Menu Accessing the Printer Driver Dialog Box from the Operating System Menu Click start > Printers and Faxes (or Printers ). Select the printer, and then display the printer proper- ties dialog box.
  • Page 160: Main Sheet

    Main Sheet iPF6400SE Six sheets of print settings are displayed by the printer driver: Main, Page Setup, Layout, Favorites, Utility, and Support. • If you access the printer driver dialog box from the operating system menu, changes you make to the settings will apply to all applications you use for printing.
  • Page 161 iPF6400SE Main Sheet • Get Information Displays Paper Information on Printer. You can update the printer driver settings for the feed source, media type, and roll width by selecting the feed source. • Paper Information on Printer Dialog Box P.163 ➔...
  • Page 162 Main Sheet iPF6400SE • Print Quality Choose the level of print quality. Giving Priority to Particular Graphic Elements and Colors for Printing • P.47 ➔ • View Settings Displays the Print Target setting values. You can view and change the order of Print Target setting values.
  • Page 163: Paper Information On Printer Dialog Box

    iPF6400SE Paper Information on Printer Dialog Box • Color Mode Choose the color mode. Giving Priority to Particular Graphic Elements and Colors for Printing • P.47 ➔ • Depending on the Media Type setting, some Color Mode options may not be available. Note •...
  • Page 164: Drying Time

    Paper Detailed Settings Dialog Box iPF6400SE As for the items for which you can select Printer Default in this dialog box, you also can set them from the control panel of the printer. (See "Menu Settings.") P.474 ➔ Drying Time Specify the time that the printer waits for ink to dry, as needed.
  • Page 165: View Settings Dialog Box For The Printing Application

    iPF6400SE View Settings Dialog Box for the Printing Application Setting Item Details 20 mm (0.8 in) Select this when rubbing against the printhead occurs such as when using paper that tends to curl. Cut Speed Select the speed of automatic cutting, as needed. You can adjust this setting if paper is not cut well when automatic cutting is used.
  • Page 166: Color Adjustment Sheet: Color

    Color Adjustment Sheet: Color iPF6400SE Color Adjustment Sheet: Color Color Adjustment Sheet: Color If the color tone as printed is not as you expected, you can adjust it on the Color Adjustment sheet. • To display the Color Adjustment sheet, on the Main sheet, click Color Settings by Color Mode in Advanced Set- tings.
  • Page 167: Object Adjustment Dialog Box: Color

    iPF6400SE Object Adjustment Dialog box: Color • Defaults Click to restore all settings on the sheet to the default values. • For details on settings items, see "Adjusting the Color in the Printer Driver." P.40 ➔ Note Object Adjustment Dialog box: Color Object Adjustment Dialog box: Color In the Object Adjustment dialog box, you can specify what type of print jobs to apply color adjustment to.
  • Page 168 Matching Sheet iPF6400SE Driver Matching Mode The following options are available when you select Driver Matching Mode in the Matching Mode list. • Matching Mode Select the color matching mode to use, as desired. Normally, select Driver Matching Mode. For color matching based on ICC profiles, select ICC Matching Mode or Host ICM Mode, depending on your color matching system.
  • Page 169: Color Adjustment Sheet: Monochrome

    Specify the printer profile as desired. Normally, select Auto Settings. We recommend that you select an ICC profile created using commercially available profile creation software in order to perform color management accurately on paper other than genuine Canon paper and feed confirmed pa- per.
  • Page 170: Object Adjustment Dialog Box: Monochrome

    Object Adjustment Dialog box: Monochrome iPF6400SE • Apply to Sample Select this checkbox to apply the changed settings to the sample image. • Cyan/ Magenta/ Yellow Not available. • Gray Tone Not available. • Brightness Adjust the overall image brightness as desired. You can adjust the brightness if the printed document is lighter or darker than the original image (that is, the original photo that was scanned or the original graphic as it appears on the computer screen).
  • Page 171: Page Setup Sheet

    iPF6400SE Page Setup Sheet • Graphics Select this option to apply color adjustment to graphics, such as lines and circles. • Text Select this option to apply color adjustment to text. Page Setup Sheet Page Setup Sheet The following settings are available on the Page Setup sheet. For details on settings items, refer to the printer driver help file.
  • Page 172 Page Setup Sheet iPF6400SE • Print Image with Actual Size Prints documents at their actual size. This function is available when you have selected the size same as the width of Roll Paper for either the length or width of the document from the Page Size list.
  • Page 173: Paper Size Options Dialog Box

    iPF6400SE Paper Size Options Dialog Box • Roll Paper Options Complete optional roll paper settings. Click to display the Roll Paper Options dialog box. Under Automatic Cutting, you can specify Yes or No and Print Cut Guideline. Cutting Roll Paper After Printing •...
  • Page 174: Layout Sheet

    Layout Sheet iPF6400SE • Paper Size List Shows the names and sizes of paper that can be used with the printer driver. • Delete Custom paper sizes created by users can be deleted from the Paper Size List, as needed. However, they cannot be deleted in the following situations.
  • Page 175 iPF6400SE Layout Sheet • Click to display one of the following dialog boxes depending on the selection in Page Layout. In these dialog boxes, you can specify layout details and which pages to print, as well as other settings. • Page Layout Printing •...
  • Page 176: Page Options Dialog Box

    Page Options Dialog Box iPF6400SE Page Options Dialog Box Page Options Dialog Box The Page Options dialog box offers the following settings. • To display the Page Options dialog box, on the Layout sheet, click Page Options. (See "Layout Sheet .") P.174 ➔...
  • Page 177: Special Settings Dialog Box

    iPF6400SE Special Settings Dialog Box Special Settings Dialog Box Special Settings Dialog Box If the printing results are not as you expected, you can change how printing is processed in the Special Settings dia- log box. • To display the Special Settings dialog box, on the Layout sheet, click Special Settings. (See "Layout Sheet .") P.174 ➔...
  • Page 178: Favorites Sheet

    Favorites Sheet iPF6400SE Favorites Sheet Favorites Sheet The following settings are available on the Favorites sheet. For details on settings items, refer to the printer driver help. • Favorites Printing favorites you have created are listed with Default Settings favorites. •...
  • Page 179: Utility Sheet

    iPF6400SE Utility Sheet • Click to display the Add dialog box, which enables you to add the current print settings as a favorite. • Import Click to display the Open dialog box, which enables you to import favorite settings saved as a file. •...
  • Page 180: Support Sheet

    On the Support sheet, you can view support information and the user's manual. • Support Information Click to access the Canon support webpage, where you can find the latest information on the printer and consum- ables, check for printer driver updates, and browse other information. •...
  • Page 181: Settings Summaries Dialog Box

    iPF6400SE Settings Summaries Dialog Box Settings Summaries Dialog Box Settings Summaries Dialog Box The Settings Summaries dialog box enables you to confirm the settings for the Main, Page Setup, Layout, and Fa- vorites sheets. • Copy Click to copy the settings information to the clipboard. You can paste the settings information into a file created with a text editor or similar application.
  • Page 182: Preview

    The Features of Preview iPF6400SE Preview Preview The Features of Preview ............................182 Starting Preview ..............................182 Preview Main Window ............................184 Dialog Area ................................186 Enlarge/Reduce the screen display ........................187 Moving a Page ..............................187 Using the ruler ..............................187 Priority setting for rotating 90 degrees ........................
  • Page 183 iPF6400SE Starting Preview On the Main sheet, click on the Open Preview When Print Job Starts check box. Click the OK button to save the settings. • Your printer is depicted in the lower-left area of this screen. Note On the Print dialog box in the apllication software, click the Print button. Preview main window is displayed.
  • Page 184: Preview Main Window

    Preview Main Window iPF6400SE Preview Main Window Preview Main Window The Preview main window consists of the menu and tool bars, preview and dialog area and status bar. • You can use the View menu to show or hide the tool bar. Note Menu Bar •...
  • Page 185 iPF6400SE Preview Main Window • Dialog Area This allows you to set the print conditions and perform a print job. For more information about Dialog Area, see "Dialog Area." P.186 ➔ Status Bar • This shows the message, Pages and Output Size. User's Guide...
  • Page 186: Dialog Area

    Dialog Area iPF6400SE Dialog Area Dialog Area You can select the layout and print on the center. Media Type/Paper Source/Paper Size • You can confirm the information that is set. • Layout Selection You can print which conserves paper by selecting the layout. For more information about Layout Selection, see "Printing with Selecting the Layout."...
  • Page 187: Enlarge/reduce The Screen Display

    iPF6400SE Enlarge/Reduce the screen display • Cancel Button Click the button to stop printing. • Printer Information You can confirm the information acquired from the printer. • Update Printer Information Button Click the button to update the printer information with connecting to the printer. •...
  • Page 188: Priority Setting For Rotating 90 Degrees

    Priority setting for rotating 90 degrees iPF6400SE Priority setting for rotating 90 degrees Priority setting for rotating 90 degrees You can select Rotate 90 Degrees If Possible or Use Driver Settings from the Options menu. Setting Details Rotate 90 Degrees If Possible Rotates pages in portrait orientation 90 degrees before printing.
  • Page 189: Printing With Selecting The Layout

    iPF6400SE Printing with Selecting the Layout Printing with Selecting the Layout Printing with Selecting the Layout You can print which conserves paper by selecting the layout. In Layout Selection, click the layout button to use. Button Details Upper Button Turn at the position of Right Button Turn at the position of Left Button...
  • Page 190 Printing with Selecting the Layout iPF6400SE • Right Button or Left Button can be selected only when the rotated pages can fit lengthwise across the roll. • Note By clicking Right Button or Left Button, you can save paper by printing in landscape orientation on roll pa- per.
  • Page 191: Print On The Center

    iPF6400SE Print on the Center Print on the Center Print on the Center You can print on the center of the media loaded in the printer. Click the Center Originals Across Roll check box on. Click the Print button. Printing on the center begins. •...
  • Page 192: Not Print Spaces At The Top/bottom

    Not Print Spaces at the Top/Bottom iPF6400SE Not Print Spaces at the Top/Bottom Not Print Spaces at the Top/Bottom You can save paper on not to feed roll paper for the empty spaces when the print data contains spaces at the top or bottom.
  • Page 193: Free Layout

    iPF6400SE The Features of Free Layout Free Layout Free Layout The Features of Free Layout ..........................193 Starting Free Layout ............................. 194 Free Layout Main Window ............................ 195 Detailed Settings ..............................196 Preferences Dialog Box ............................197 Page Options Dialog Box ............................. 198 Zoom Dialog Box ..............................
  • Page 194: Starting Free Layout

    Starting Free Layout iPF6400SE Starting Free Layout Starting Free Layout Follow the procedure below to start the Free Layout. Start the apllication software which you use. From the application software's File menu, select the printer setup menu to open the Print dialog box. •...
  • Page 195: Free Layout Main Window

    iPF6400SE Free Layout Main Window On the Print dialog box in the apllication software, click the Print button. Free Layout main window is displayed. Free Layout Main Window Free Layout Main Window The Free Layout main window consists of the menu and tool bars, layout area and status bar. •...
  • Page 196: Detailed Settings

    Detailed Settings iPF6400SE • Tool Bar This allows you to select tool buttons required for major operations. Layout Area • This allows you to lay out objects and edit the object size and orientation. • Status Bar This shows the paper size, unit of length, and number of objects. Detailed Settings Detailed Settings The printer driver opens when you select Detailed Settings from the File menu.
  • Page 197: Preferences Dialog Box

    iPF6400SE Preferences Dialog Box Refer to "Printer Driver" for details on the printer driver. P.150 ➔ • When you select the Detailed Settings, the only three sheets displayed are the Main sheet, the Page Setup sheet, and theLayout sheet. Some of the printer driver settings may be disabled. Note Preferences Dialog Box Preferences Dialog Box...
  • Page 198: Page Options Dialog Box

    Page Options Dialog Box iPF6400SE Setting Details Solid Line You can print the solid line as the frame style. Dotted Line You can print the dotted line as the frame style. Dashed Line You can print the dashed line as the frame style. Crop Marks You can print with the crop marks.
  • Page 199: Zoom Dialog Box

    iPF6400SE Zoom Dialog Box • When you have selected Roll Paper Length > Auto Settings and Paper Orientation > Vertical, you can choose Upper Left to Right or Upper Right to Left. Note • When you have selected Roll Paper Length > Auto Settings and Paper Orientation > Horizontal, you can choose Upper Left to Bottom or Lower Left to Top.
  • Page 200 Format Dialog Box iPF6400SE • When the objects are not selected, you can not select Format. Note • Rotate When you place a checkmark here, you can select Rotate Right or Rotate Left. Setting Details Rotate Right Rotates the object 90 degrees clockwise. Rotate Left Rotates the object 90 degrees counterclockwise.
  • Page 201: Laying Out A Multiple-file Document On One Page

    iPF6400SE Laying out a Multiple-File Document on One Page • Object Position You can move the object position by changing the values. Setting Details Vertical Pos You can input the number of the vertical position in numerical characters. Horizontal Pos You can input the number of the horizontal position in numerical characters.
  • Page 202 Laying out a Multiple-File Document on One Page iPF6400SE In the Page Setup sheet, select Paper Source. • Your printer is depicted in the lower-left area of this screen. Note In the Layout sheet, click on the Page Layout check box and select Free Layout from the list.
  • Page 203: Laying Out A Document Created With Multiple Application Programs On One Page

    iPF6400SE Laying out a Document Created with Multiple Application Programs on One Page In the Print dialog box, select the pages to print and the number of copies, and click the OK button. Free Layout starts, laying out the document created with application software in the layout area as an ob- ject.
  • Page 204 Laying out a Document Created with Multiple Application Programs on One Page iPF6400SE Click Properties to open the Properties dialog box. In the Page Setup sheet, select Paper Source. • Your printer is depicted in the lower-left area of this screen. Note In the Layout sheet, click on the Page Layout check box and select Free Layout from the list.
  • Page 205 iPF6400SE Laying out a Document Created with Multiple Application Programs on One Page • Your printer is depicted in the lower-left area of this screen. • When you select Free Layout, all other setting items will be disabled. Note Click the OK button to save the settings. In the Print dialog box, select the pages to print and the number of copies, and click the OK button.
  • Page 206: Selecting An Object

    Selecting an Object iPF6400SE Selecting an Object Selecting an Object When an object is selected, a select box (blue border) appears around the object. • To select an object, click that object. • Note To select multiple successive objects, click them while holding down the Shift key. •...
  • Page 207: Moving An Object

    iPF6400SE Moving an Object Place the pointer at a corner of the selection box around the object to show the arrow handle, and drag this handle to change the object size. Resizing by specifying a scaling value Select an object. Click on the Enl./Red.
  • Page 208: Laying Out Objects Automatically

    Laying out Objects Automatically iPF6400SE Select Rotate Left 90 Degrees orRotate Right 90 De- grees from the toolbar. Alternatively, you may click on the Rotate check box in the Format Dialog Box then select Rotate P.199 ➔ Right or Rotate Left, and click the OK button. Laying out Objects Automatically Laying out Objects Automatically Click Auto Arrange Object in the tool bar.
  • Page 209 iPF6400SE Aligning Objects • Center Vertically Lays out the objects, justifying them to the vertical center. • Align Bottom Lays out the objects, justifying them to the bottom. • Align Left Lays out the objects, justifying them to the left. •...
  • Page 210: Changing The Object Overlapping Order

    Changing the Object Overlapping Order iPF6400SE • Align Right Lays out the objects, justifying them to the right. Changing the Object Overlapping Order Changing the Object Overlapping Order You can change the object overlapping order. Select an object. Select the Overlapping Order menu from the Object menu. •...
  • Page 211: Pasting A Copied Or Cut Object

    iPF6400SE Pasting a Copied or Cut Object • Bring Forward Moves the object one position to the front. • Send Backward Moves the object one position to the back. Pasting a Copied or Cut Object Pasting a Copied or Cut Object Click Copy or Cut from the toolbar.
  • Page 212: Folded Duplex Window

    Folded Duplex Window iPF6400SE Folded Duplex Window Folded Duplex Window This window is displayed if you select Folded Duplex from the Edit menu after selecting an object. Using the Folded Duplex function allows you to print with fold lines added. The Folded Duplex window consists of the menu and tool bars, layout area and status bar.
  • Page 213: Finished Size Settings Dialog Box

    iPF6400SE Finished Size Settings Dialog Box • Layout Area This allows you to check the arrangement and orientation of objects. Status Bar • This shows the paper source, roll paper width, and output size. Finished Size Settings Dialog Box Finished Size Settings Dialog Box This dialog box is displayed when you select Finished Size Settings from the Edit menu.
  • Page 214: Binding Settings Dialog Box

    Binding Settings Dialog Box iPF6400SE Setting Details Rotate Page 90 degrees (Conserve Prints by rotating pages by 90 degrees. Pages are automatically rotated if they will fit within Paper) the roll paper width when rotated, and are not rotated if they will not fit within the roll paper width.
  • Page 215: Prints Using Folded Duplex

    iPF6400SE Prints using Folded Duplex Setting Details Dashed Line You can print the dashed line as the frame style. • Only Print Center and Edges To print fold lines at the center and both edges, select the Only Print Center and Edges checkbox. Prints using Folded Duplex Prints using Folded Duplex This prints 2 pages consecutively.
  • Page 216: Color Imagerunner Enlargement Copy

    The Features of Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy iPF6400SE Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy The Features of Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy ..................216 Starting Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy ....................216 Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy Dialog Box .................... 217 Hot Folder ................................
  • Page 217: Color Imagerunner Enlargement Copy Dialog Box

    iPF6400SE Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy Dialog Box The Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy dialog box displays. • If you click on the Add to Startup folder check box in the Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy dialog box, the icon of Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy utility will appear on the task bar when starting Windows thereafter. Note To start by selecting Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy from the start button From the Windows start button, select Color image-...
  • Page 218: Hot Folder

    Hot Folder iPF6400SE • For the step to open the Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy dialog box, see "Starting Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy." P.216 ➔ Note • Hot Folder The hot folder list appears. • Add Button Click the button to open the Easy Setup Wizard dialog box so that you can add a hot folder. •...
  • Page 219: Creating A New Hot Folder

    iPF6400SE Creating a New Hot Folder Creating a New Hot Folder Creating a New Hot Folder Open the Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy dialog box, and then click the Add button. • For the step to open the Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy dialog box, see "Starting Color image- RUNNER Enlargement Copy."...
  • Page 220 Creating a New Hot Folder iPF6400SE Select the media type to print. • If the Borderless Printing checkbox is checked, only media types that can be used for borderless printing are displayed in the list. Note Click the Next button. Select roll paper or cut sheet to print.
  • Page 221 iPF6400SE Creating a New Hot Folder To receive a document scanned with the Color imageRUNNER, you need to share a folder. Enter the folder shared name in Shared Name. Click the Next button. • This shared name is used as the name of the hot folder. •...
  • Page 222: Specifying An Existing Shared Folder As A Hot Folder

    Specifying an Existing Shared Folder as a Hot Folder iPF6400SE Specifying an Existing Shared Folder as a Hot Folder Specifying an Existing Shared Folder as a Hot Folder Share the folder you want to specify as a hot folder. Open the Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy dialog box, and then click the Add button.
  • Page 223 iPF6400SE Specifying an Existing Shared Folder as a Hot Folder The Add/Edit Hot Folder dialog box displays. Enter the hot folder name in Name. Click the Browse botton, with selecting Specify a fold- er, to set the existing shared folder. The location of the folders will appear.
  • Page 224 Specifying an Existing Shared Folder as a Hot Folder iPF6400SE As necessary, set the print conditions in the hot folder. (See "Setting the Print Parameters.") P.225 ➔ Click the OK button to close the Add/Edit Hot Folder dialog box. The hot folder you have created appears in the Hot Folder list in the Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy dialog box.
  • Page 225: Setting The Print Parameters

    iPF6400SE Setting the Print Parameters Setting the Print Parameters Setting the Print Parameters The printer driver opens when you click the Properties button in the Add/Edit Hot Folder dialog box. The printer driv- er is used to configure basic settings to match the type of media loaded in the printer. Refer to "Printer Driver"...
  • Page 226 Printing Enlargements of Scanned Originals from a Color imageRUNNER iPF6400SE Completing the scanning settings on the Color imageRUNNER. Configure the Color imageRUNNER to send scanned originals to the hot folder. It is easy to send scanned originals to the hot folder if you assign the scanning settings and destination to a Favorites button on the Color imageRUNNER. For instructions on assigning scanning settings and destinations to a Favorites button, refer to the setting manual, dis- played by clicking Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy Setup Manual button of Color imageRUNNER En- largement Copy utility, or refer to the Color imageRUNNER manual.
  • Page 227: Print Plug-in For Office

    iPF6400SE Print Plug-In for Officefeatures Print Plug-In for Office Print Plug-In for Office Print Plug-In for Officefeatures ..........................227 Steps to install ..............................228 Steps to uninstall ..............................230 When Print Plug-In for Office is not displayed ....................... 231 To start from Microsoft Word ..........................234 Print Matching Roll Width(Word) ...........................
  • Page 228: Steps To Install

    Steps to install iPF6400SE Steps to install Steps to install Below are the steps to install Print Plug-In for Office. • You must log into Windows as an Administrator before the installation. Note Insert "User Software CD-ROM" into the CD-ROM drive and start the installer. •...
  • Page 229 iPF6400SE Steps to install Read the License Agreement, and click the Yes but- ton. Click the Start button. Click the Yes button. • The following message may be displayed in Windows 8 or a later OS. If this happens, install the .NET Framework by Note following the procedure.
  • Page 230: Steps To Uninstall

    The installation for Print Plug-In for Office is com- plete. • When you install this software, the virtual printer Canon imagePROGRAF PrintPlugIn may be installed. If you want to use this software, do not uninstall the virtual printer Canon imagePROGRAF PrintPlugIn. Important •...
  • Page 231: When Print Plug-in For Office Is Not Displayed

    iPF6400SE When Print Plug-In for Office is not displayed When Print Plug-In for Office is not displayed When Print Plug-In for Office is not displayed Buttons such as Start imagePROGRAF Print Plug-In sometimes do not appear in the Word, PowerPoint and Excel Office applications, and the Print Plug-In for Office functions are not available.
  • Page 232 When Print Plug-In for Office is not displayed iPF6400SE Select Disabled Items in the Manage combo box and click the Go button. If Addin imageprograf print plug-in (ipfaddinif.dll) is dis- played in the Disabled Items dialog box, select it and click the Enable button.
  • Page 233 iPF6400SE When Print Plug-In for Office is not displayed Select Disabled Items in the Manage combo box and click the Go button. If Addin imageprograf print plug-in (ipfaddinif.dll) is dis- played in the Disabled Items dialog box, select it and click the Enable button.
  • Page 234: To Start From Microsoft Word

    To start from Microsoft Word iPF6400SE Click the Disabled Items button in the About <appli- cation name> dialog box. If Addin imageprograf print plug-in (ipfaddinif.dll) is dis- played in the Disabled Items dialog box, select it and click the Enable button. Close all the dialog boxes and restart the Office application.
  • Page 235 iPF6400SE To start from Microsoft Word Click the buttons on the toolbar/ribbon according to the items you want to set. Icon Contents Displays the About, Help, and Special Settings dialog boxes. You can change the settings using the Special Settings dialog box. Menu Refer to "Configuring Special Settings"...
  • Page 236: Print Matching Roll Width(word)

    Print Matching Roll Width(Word) iPF6400SE Large-Format Printing Wizard dialog box • If you want to change the display to another file or application while the Large-Format Printing Wizard is open, close the Large-Format Printing Wizard dialog box. Otherwise, you may not be able to change dis- Important plays or operate the toolbar/ribbon.
  • Page 237 iPF6400SE Print Matching Roll Width(Word) • If you want to change the display to another file or application while the Printing Wizard is open, close the Printing Wizard dialog box. Otherwise, you may not be able to change displays or operate the toolbar/ Important ribbon.
  • Page 238: Borderless Printing(word)

    Borderless Printing(Word) iPF6400SE Enter Copies. • When Print in Draft mode is selected, printing is fast but the print quality is poor. • Note When Saturation is selected, you can print posters, etc., vividly. • The settings are registered when the One-Touch Registration is pressed. This is convenient if you to need print multiple times using the same setting.
  • Page 239 iPF6400SE Borderless Printing(Word) Click Borderless Printing. A confirmation dialog box is displayed. If the data fills up the page, confirm that Continue using the plug-in is selected in Choose how to proceed and press OK. • To adjust the data, select Return to application and press OK. Exit Print Plug-In for Office and return to the application.
  • Page 240: Multi-page Printing(word)

    Multi-Page Printing(Word) iPF6400SE Select Next. Select Media Type. Select Print Range from All Pages, Current Page, and Pages. If Pages is selected, enter the number of pages. Enter Copies. • When Print in Draft mode is selected, printing is fast but the print quality is poor. •...
  • Page 241 iPF6400SE Multi-Page Printing(Word) Click Print from the imagePROGRAF Print Plug-In toolbar/ribbon. The Printing Wizard dialog box is displayed. • If you want to change the display to another file or application while the Printing Wizard is open, close the Printing Wizard dialog box. Otherwise, you may not be able to change displays or operate the toolbar/ Important ribbon.
  • Page 242: Register The Settings (word)

    Register the settings (Word) iPF6400SE Select Next. Select Media Type. Select Print Range from All Pages, Current Page, and Pages. If Pages is selected, enter the number of pages. Enter Copies. • When Print in Draft mode is selected, printing is fast but the print quality is poor. •...
  • Page 243: Print Using Registered Settings(word)

    iPF6400SE Print Using Registered Settings(Word) Click the One-Touch Registration button. Enter name in Name. Up to 31 characters can be entered. Click . The name you entered is displayed in Registered Settings. Click OK, and return to the Print screen. Click Print to print, and click Cancel to cancel the print.
  • Page 244 Print Using Registered Settings(Word) iPF6400SE • If you want to change the display to another file or application while the Printing Wizard is open, close the Printing Wizard dialog box. Otherwise, you may not be able to change displays or operate the toolbar/ Important ribbon.
  • Page 245: Portrait Orientation/landscape Orientation(word)

    iPF6400SE Portrait Orientation/Landscape Orientation(Word) Press Print to start printing. Portrait Orientation/Landscape Orientation(Word) Portrait Orientation/Landscape Orientation(Word) Print to the edge of the roll width. You can print large exhibits and posters, or print the Landscape or Portrait Orienta- tion Page Sizes made in the Large-Format Printing Wizard. Create Page Size in Portrait or Landscape Orientation.
  • Page 246: To Start From Microsoft Powerpoint

    To start from Microsoft PowerPoint iPF6400SE Adjust Length from the list-box or slide-bar. Click the Create Page button. ClickOK if the message is displayed. Edit and create the document. • Printing is done in Print Matching Roll Width of the Printing Wizard. For details on Print Matching Roll Width, see "Print Matching Roll Width(Word)."...
  • Page 247 iPF6400SE To start from Microsoft PowerPoint • If the imagePROGRAF Print Plug-In toolbar/ribbon is not displayed, refer to the following. Important • When Print Plug-In for Office is not displayed P.231 ➔ Check that the imagePROGRAF Print Plug-In toolbar/ribbon is displayed. Click the buttons on the toolbar/ribbon according to the items you want to set.
  • Page 248: Print Matching Roll Width(powerpoint)

    Print Matching Roll Width(PowerPoint) iPF6400SE Large-Format Printing Wizard dialog box • If you want to change the display to another file or application while the Large-Format Printing Wizard is open, close the Large-Format Printing Wizard dialog box. Otherwise, you may not be able to change dis- Important plays or operate the toolbar/ribbon.
  • Page 249 iPF6400SE Print Matching Roll Width(PowerPoint) Click Print from the imagePROGRAF Print Plug-In toolbar/ribbon. The Printing Wizard dialog box is displayed. • If you want to change the display to another file or application while the Printing Wizard is open, close the Printing Wizard dialog box.
  • Page 250: Borderless Printing(powerpoint)

    Borderless Printing(PowerPoint) iPF6400SE Select Next. Select Media Type. Select Print Range from All Slides, Current Slide, and Slides. If Slides is selected, enter the slide number. Enter Copies. • When Print in Draft mode is selected, printing is fast but the print quality is poor. •...
  • Page 251 iPF6400SE Borderless Printing(PowerPoint) Click Print from the imagePROGRAF Print Plug-In toolbar/ribbon. The Printing Wizard dialog box is displayed. • If you want to change the display to another file or application while the Printing Wizard is open, close the Printing Wizard dialog box. Otherwise, you may not be able to change displays or operate the toolbar/ Important ribbon.
  • Page 252 Borderless Printing(PowerPoint) iPF6400SE Select Roll Paper Width that is set in the printer. Select layout. Select Next. Select Media Type. Select Print Range from All Slides, Current Slide, and Slides. If Slides is selected, enter the slide number. Enter Copies. •...
  • Page 253: Multi-page Printing(powerpoint)

    iPF6400SE Multi-Page Printing(PowerPoint) Press Print to start printing. Multi-Page Printing(PowerPoint) Multi-Page Printing(PowerPoint) Prints multiple pages as one page. You can print handouts into a single page, or print matter with many pages. Start Microsoft PowerPoint. If Start imagePROGRAF Print Plug-In is displayed, click it. Click Print from the imagePROGRAF Print Plug-In toolbar/ribbon.
  • Page 254: Register The Settings (powerpoint)

    Register the settings (PowerPoint) iPF6400SE Select Next. Select Media Type. Select Print Range from All Slides, Current Slide, and Slides. If Slides is selected, enter the slide number. Enter Copies. • When Print in Draft mode is selected, printing is fast but the print quality is poor. •...
  • Page 255: Print Using Registered Settings(powerpoint)

    iPF6400SE Print Using Registered Settings(PowerPoint) Click the One-Touch Registration button. Enter name in Name. Up to 31 characters can be entered. Click . The name you entered is displayed in Registered Settings. Click OK, and return to the Print screen. Click Print to print, and click Cancel to cancel the print.
  • Page 256 Print Using Registered Settings(PowerPoint) iPF6400SE • If you want to change the display to another file or application while the Printing Wizard is open, close the Printing Wizard dialog box. Otherwise, you may not be able to change displays or operate the toolbar/ Important ribbon.
  • Page 257: Portrait Orientation/landscape Orientation(powerpoint)

    iPF6400SE Portrait Orientation/Landscape Orientation(PowerPoint) Press Print to start printing. Portrait Orientation/Landscape Orientation(PowerPoint) Portrait Orientation/Landscape Orientation(PowerPoint) Print to the edge of the roll width. You can print large exhibits and posters, or print the Landscape or Portrait Orienta- tion Page Sizes made in the Large-Format Printing Wizard. Create Page Size in Portrait or Landscape Orientation.
  • Page 258: To Start From Microsoft Excel

    To start from Microsoft Excel iPF6400SE Adjust Length from the list-box or slide-bar. Click the Create Page button. ClickOK if the message is displayed. Edit and create the document. • The layout may collapse if you create a form using existing data. If that is the case, modify the data again. Important •...
  • Page 259 iPF6400SE To start from Microsoft Excel • If the imagePROGRAF Print Plug-In toolbar/ribbon is not displayed, refer to the following. Important • When Print Plug-In for Office is not displayed P.231 ➔ Check that the imagePROGRAF Print Plug-In toolbar/ribbon is displayed.
  • Page 260: Print Entire Sheet(excel)

    Print Entire Sheet(Excel) iPF6400SE • If you click the Print button with a graph selected, a message dialog box will appear asking if you want to continue printing. If you click No, you will return to the application. Note • If you click the Print button with a page break set, a message dialog box will appear asking if you want to continue printing.
  • Page 261 iPF6400SE Print Entire Sheet(Excel) Click Print Entire Sheet. A message will appear informing you that analysis is in progress. The Layout menu will appear automatically. • If data analysis requires time, a message dialog will appear. If you select No, you will return to the application. Note Select Roll Paper Width that is set in the printer.
  • Page 262: Print Selected Area(excel)

    Print Selected Area(Excel) iPF6400SE Select Next. Select Media Type. Enter Copies. If the upper and lower margins are too wide, check No Spaces at Top or Bottom (Conserve Paper). The upper and lower margins can be checked in Print Preview. •...
  • Page 263 iPF6400SE Print Selected Area(Excel) If a print area is set, a confirmation message dialog box will ap- pear. To print the selected area, cancel the setting of the print area. The Printing Wizard dialog box is displayed. Click Print Selected Area. •...
  • Page 264 Print Selected Area(Excel) iPF6400SE The Layout menu will appear automatically. • If the range selected in Excel 2007 or later is too large, it will not be possible to analyze the data. Select a smaller range and then run the analysis. Important •...
  • Page 265: Configuring Binding (excel)

    iPF6400SE Configuring Binding (Excel) If the upper and lower margins are too wide, check No Spaces at Top or Bottom (Conserve Paper). The upper and lower margins can be checked in Print Preview. • When Print in Draft mode is selected, printing is fast but the print quality is poor. •...
  • Page 266: Configuring Special Settings

    Configuring Special Settings iPF6400SE Click the OK button. Return to the Layout screen. Check that the Binding settings are applied in the pre- view screen. Configure the settings in the Printing Wizard dialog box. Configuring Special Settings Configuring Special Settings You can configure Special Settings from the imagePROGRAF Print Plug-In toolbar.
  • Page 267: Mac Os Software

    iPF6400SE User's Guide Basic Printing Workflow Enhanced Printing Options Windows Software Mac OS Software Printer Driver ................... 268 Preview ....................287 Free Layout ..................... 310 Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy ..........335 Printmonitor ..................534 ➔ Media Configuration Tool ..............422 ➔...
  • Page 268: Printer Driver

    Printer Driver Settings iPF6400SE Printer Driver Printer Driver Printer Driver Settings ............................268 Specifying Paper in the Printer Driver ........................269 Confirming Print Settings ............................. 271 Checking the Layout in a Preview Before Printing ....................271 Using Favorites ..............................272 Accessing the Printer Driver Dialog Box from Applications ...................
  • Page 269: Specifying Paper In The Printer Driver

    iPF6400SE Specifying Paper in the Printer Driver • Object Adjustment dialog box: Color P.283 ➔ Matching pane • P.279 ➔ Color Settings Pane: Monochrome • P.283 ➔ • Object Adjustment dialog box: Monochrome P.284 ➔ Page Setup Pane • P.285 ➔...
  • Page 270 Specifying Paper in the Printer Driver iPF6400SE Access the Main pane. In the Media Type list, select the type of paper that is loaded. Access the Page Setup pane. In the Paper Source list, select how paper is supplied. If you have selected Manual in Paper Source, make sure the size as selected in Page Setup is displayed in Page Size.
  • Page 271: Confirming Print Settings

    Checking the Layout in a Preview Before Printing Checking the Layout in a Preview Before Printing This topic describes how to check the layout before printing using the Canon imagePROGRAF Preview function. Choose Print in the application menu. User's Guide...
  • Page 272: Using Favorites

    Click Print. The Canon imagePROGRAF Preview window is dis- played. Check the layout and adjust settings in the Canon imagePROGRAF Preview window as desired. Print from the Canon imagePROGRAF Preview menu. • For details on imagePROGRAF Preview functions, see "Preview."...
  • Page 273: Accessing The Printer Driver Dialog Box From Applications

    iPF6400SE Accessing the Printer Driver Dialog Box from Applications • In the printing dialog box, click Save As in the Presets list to save the current print settings. This is a standard feature of the operating system. For details, refer to the Mac OS documentation. Note Accessing the Printer Driver Dialog Box from Applications Accessing the Printer Driver Dialog Box from Applications...
  • Page 274 Main Pane iPF6400SE Common Items • Media Type Select the paper type. For information on the types of paper the printer supports, refer to the Paper Reference Guide. (See "Displaying the Paper Reference Guide.") P.356 ➔ • Displays Paper Detailed Settings. You can configure the printing settings to match the type of media, such as the ink drying time.
  • Page 275 iPF6400SE Main Pane Configuration using Easy Settings • Print Target Choose presets that match the type of document to be printed. Printing Photos and Images • P.33 ➔ • Print Quality Choose the level of print quality. • View set. Click to display the View set.
  • Page 276 Main Pane iPF6400SE Configuration using Advanced Settings • Print Priority Choose the graphic elements that you want to emphasize for printing. Giving Priority to Particular Graphic Elements and Colors for Printing • P.47 ➔ • Print Quality Choose the level of print quality. •...
  • Page 277: Paper Detailed Settings Dialog Box

    iPF6400SE Paper Detailed Settings Dialog Box • Color Mode Choose the color mode. Giving Priority to Particular Graphic Elements and Colors for Printing • P.47 ➔ • Click to display the Color Settings dialog box for more advanced color settings. •...
  • Page 278 Paper Detailed Settings Dialog Box iPF6400SE • Between Pages You can set the time to wait after printing 1 document page until ejecting the paper. Since waiting time is required for ink to dry before a roll is cut, you can deliver paper in the Output Stacker with the ink dried even if Cutting Mode is set to Automatic.
  • Page 279: View Set. Dialog Box For The Printing Application

    iPF6400SE View set. Dialog Box for the Printing Application The following settings are available for automatic cutting. Setting Item Details Printer Default The setting of the control panel of the printer is applied. None After printing completes, the roll is not cut per page, and the next page of data is printed successively.
  • Page 280 Matching pane iPF6400SE • To display the Matching pane, on the Main pane click Color Settings by Color Mode in Advanced Settings, and then click the Matching tab. (See "Main Pane .") P.273 ➔ Note Driver Matching Mode The following options are available when you select Driver Matching Mode in the Matching Mode list.
  • Page 281 Specify the printer profile as desired. We recommend that you select an ICC profile created using commercially available profile creation software in order to perform color management accurately on paper other than genuine Canon paper and feed confirmed pa- per.
  • Page 282: Color Settings Pane: Color

    Color Settings Pane: Color iPF6400SE Color Settings Pane: Color Color Settings Pane: Color In general, make any needed adjustments to the color of documents in the application used to create them. However, if the color tone as printed is not as you expected, you can also adjust the color in the printer driver. If the color tone as printed is not as you expected, you can adjust it on the Color Adjustment pane.
  • Page 283: Object Adjustment Dialog Box: Color

    iPF6400SE Object Adjustment dialog box: Color • Object Adjustment dialog box: Color P.283 ➔ Object Adjustment dialog box: Color Object Adjustment dialog box: Color In the Object Adjustment dialog box, you can specify what type of print jobs to apply color adjustment to. If an original comprises images, graphics, and text, you can specify which portion to apply color adjustment to.
  • Page 284: Object Adjustment Dialog Box: Monochrome

    Object Adjustment dialog box: Monochrome iPF6400SE • To display the Color Adjustment pane, on the Main pane, click Color Settings in Advanced Settings. (See "Main Pane .") P.273 ➔ Note • For details on settings items, see "Adjusting the Color in the Printer Driver." P.40 ➔...
  • Page 285: Page Setup Pane

    iPF6400SE Page Setup Pane • To display the Object Adjustment dialog box, click Object Adjustment on the Color Adjustment panel. Note • Images Select this option to apply color adjustment to image areas, such as photos. • Graphics Select this option to apply color adjustment to graphics, such as lines and circles. •...
  • Page 286 Page Setup Pane iPF6400SE Activate this setting for borderless printing to match the size and width of the paper. Borderless Printing by Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width • P.81 ➔ • Borderless Printing at Actual Size P.70 ➔ •...
  • Page 287: Preview

    iPF6400SE The Features of Preview Preview Preview The Features of Preview ............................287 Starting Preview ..............................287 Preview Main Window ............................289 Paper Settings Panel ............................291 Easy Settings ..............................293 Advanced Settings ............................294 Output Settings Panel ............................295 Color Settings Panel .............................
  • Page 288 Starting Preview iPF6400SE Click the Print button in the Print dialog box. • Your printer is depicted in the lower-left area of this screen. Note Preview main window is displayed. User's Guide...
  • Page 289: Preview Main Window

    iPF6400SE Preview Main Window Preview Main Window Preview Main Window The Preview main window consists of the menu and tool bars, and preview, dialog , drawer and status area. • You can use the View menu to show or hide the tool bar. Note •...
  • Page 290 Preview Main Window iPF6400SE • Preview Area You can check the settings you made in this area. Dialog Area • This allows you to set the print conditions and perform a print job. Drawer Area • This allows you to display the thumbnails of a document. User's Guide...
  • Page 291: Paper Settings Panel

    iPF6400SE Paper Settings Panel This area appears when you click Drawer from the tool bar. Alternatively, you may select Drawer from the View menu. Status Area • This shows Input Size and Output Size. Paper Settings Panel Paper Settings Panel This panel appears when you select Paper Settings in the dialog area.
  • Page 292 Paper Settings Panel iPF6400SE • Always select media type that is actually set in the printer. When the media you chose is different from the media set in the printer, you may not receive the desired print results. Note • Easy Settings / Advanced Settings Two modes are available to provide the optimum print settings for jobs.
  • Page 293: Easy Settings

    iPF6400SE Easy Settings Easy Settings Easy Settings You can easily select the best settings for the print job by just selecting an item from the print target list that matches the content of the document. • Print Target You can easily select the best settings for the print job simply. If you select each Print Target item the corresponding comment for that item is displayed below the list.
  • Page 294: Advanced Settings

    Advanced Settings iPF6400SE The level of the print quality and resolution settings are displayed in the following combinations. Setting Details Print Quality High / Standard / Fast Resolution 600dpi / 300dpi • The availability of settings is determined by the media type and print priority selections. •...
  • Page 295: Output Settings Panel

    iPF6400SE Output Settings Panel • Print Quality Selecting print quality strikes a balance between the quality of the printed image and printing speed. The level of the print quality and resolution settings are displayed in the following combinations. Setting Details Print Quality Highest quality / High / Standard / Fast Resolution...
  • Page 296 Output Settings Panel iPF6400SE Setting Details Fit Roll Paper Width *Displayed only if rolls are selected in Paper Source. Scaling Enlarges/reduces the whole page by the scaling rate as specified. Input the scaling value in numerical characters. You can specify a range between 5 and 600%. *You can change the numbers by clicking either ▲...
  • Page 297: Color Settings Panel

    iPF6400SE Color Settings Panel • Print Button Click the button to begin printing. • Update Printer Info. Button Click the button to acquire printer information. Color Settings Panel Color Settings Panel This panel appears when you select Color Settings in the dialog area. •...
  • Page 298: Color Adjustment

    Color Adjustment iPF6400SE • Matching is not displayed if No color correction has been selected in Color Mode. Note • Restore Defaults Button Click the button to reset to the setting when starting Preview. • Print Button Click the button to begin printing. •...
  • Page 299 iPF6400SE Color Adjustment Setting Details Brightness Adjusts the brightness of the entire image. When the results of the printout are brighter than the original images such as the original photo before scanning and graphics created on the display, or when you want to print in different degrees of brightness, use this fea- ture.
  • Page 300: Matching

    Matching iPF6400SE Setting Details Contrast *For soft gradation, decrease the contrast. For hard gradation, increase the contrast. • You can also click the up or down arrow, or enter the number directly to increase or decrease the value. Note Matching Matching You can set the matching.
  • Page 301 iPF6400SE Matching • Matching Method You can select a matching method to suit the print job. • Gamma You can adjust the gradation of intermediate tones in an image. 2.2 is normally selected. If you want a softer im- pression than 2.2, select 1.8. •...
  • Page 302: Driver Matching Mode

    Driver Matching Mode iPF6400SE Driver Matching Mode Driver Matching Mode Under Matching Mode, select Driver Matching Mode. Click the Matching Method list, and then select a setting. Setting Details Auto Automatically selects the best color matching method for each Image, Graphics, Text. Perceptual Color-matching optimized for printing typical photos attractively.
  • Page 303: Icc Matching Mode

    iPF6400SE ICC Matching Mode ICC Matching Mode ICC Matching Mode Under Matching Mode, select ICC Matching Mode. Click the Matching Method list, and then select a setting. Setting Details Perceptual Color-matching optimized for printing typical photos attractively. Smooth gradation is a fea- ture.
  • Page 304: Colorsync

    ColorSync iPF6400SE ColorSync ColorSync Check that ColorSync is selected in Matching Mode. To apply ColorSync to previews, check the Soft Proof check box. Preferences Dialog Box Preferences Dialog Box This dialog box appears when you select Preferences from the imagePROGRAF Advanced Preview menu. You can set the preferences for Preview.
  • Page 305: Go To Page Dialog Box

    iPF6400SE Go to Page Dialog Box • Scaling Set the magnification for enlargement or reduction of the screen display. • You can input between 10 and 400. • You can change the numbers by clicking ▼ button. Note Go to Page Dialog Box Go to Page Dialog Box This dialog box appears when you select Go to Page from the View menu.
  • Page 306: Print On The Center

    Print on the Center iPF6400SE Click the Print button. Borderless printing begins. Print on the Center Print on the Center You can print on the center of the media loaded in the printer. • This is not displayed when a checkmark is placed in Borderless Printing. Note On the Output Settings Panel , click the Print...
  • Page 307: Print Page Rotated 90 Degrees

    iPF6400SE Print Page Rotated 90 Degrees On the Output Settings Panel , click the No P.295 ➔ Spaces at Top or Bottom check box on. Click the Print button. Printing on the settings with no spaces at top or bottom begins. Print Page Rotated 90 Degrees Print Page Rotated 90 Degrees You can save paper by printing in landscape orientation on roll paper.
  • Page 308: Display With All

    Display with All iPF6400SE Fitting to the width of the paper, it is displayed. Display with All Display with All In the preview area, you can display all. Select Fit Screen from the tool bar. All is displayed. Display with Actual Size Display with Actual Size In the preview area, you can display the actual size.
  • Page 309: Moving A Page

    iPF6400SE Moving a Page Actual size is displayed. Moving a Page Moving a Page You can move a page to display in the preview area. Select each button in Go to Page on the tool bar. Setting Details Go to the first page. Go to the previous page.
  • Page 310: Free Layout

    The Features of Free Layout iPF6400SE Free Layout Free Layout The Features of Free Layout ..........................310 Starting Free Layout ............................. 310 Free Layout Main Window ............................ 312 Paper Settings Panel ............................314 Easy Settings ..............................315 Advanced Settings ............................317 Color Settings Panel .............................
  • Page 311 iPF6400SE Starting Free Layout Click the Print button in the Print dialog box. • Your printer is depicted in the lower-left area of this screen. Note Free Layout main window is displayed. User's Guide...
  • Page 312: Free Layout Main Window

    Free Layout Main Window iPF6400SE Free Layout Main Window Free Layout Main Window The Free Layout main window consists of the menu and tool bars, layout area and dialog areas. • You can use the View menu to show or hide the tool. Note Menu Bar •...
  • Page 313 iPF6400SE Free Layout Main Window • Layout Area This allows you to lay out objects and edit the object size and orientation. • Dialog Area This allows you to set the print conditions and perform a print job. User's Guide...
  • Page 314: Paper Settings Panel

    Paper Settings Panel iPF6400SE Paper Settings Panel Paper Settings Panel This panel appears when you select Paper Settings in the dialog area. • Media Type This allows you to select the media type. • Always select media type that is actually set in the printer. When the media you chose is different from the media set in the printer, you may not receive the desired print results.
  • Page 315: Easy Settings

    iPF6400SE Easy Settings • Roll Paper Width This selects the width of the roll media set to the printer. • Available only if rolls are selected in Paper Source. Note • Copies You can input the number of print copies in numerical characters. •...
  • Page 316: Print Quality

    Easy Settings iPF6400SE If you select each Print Target item the corresponding comment for that item is displayed below the list. Setting Details Default Settings Suitable for printing normal documents that contain a mixture of text, photographs, and graphics. Photo (Color) Suitable for printing photographic images captured with a digital camera.
  • Page 317: Advanced Settings

    iPF6400SE Advanced Settings Advanced Settings Advanced Settings Presents detailed settings for the print priority, the print quality, and other items so you can select the values for these settings yourself. • Print Priority Select a print quality mode that is appropriate for the print job. Setting Details Image...
  • Page 318: Color Settings Panel

    Color Settings Panel iPF6400SE • The availability of settings is determined by the media type and print priority selections. • Note Printing time is longer and more ink is consumed with High than with Fast, however, print quality is higher. •...
  • Page 319: Color Adjustment

    iPF6400SE Color Adjustment • Matching is not displayed if No color correction has been selected in Color Mode. Note • Restore Defaults Button Click the button to reset to the setting when starting Free Layout. • Print Button Click the button to begin printing. •...
  • Page 320 Color Adjustment iPF6400SE Setting Details Brightness Adjusts the brightness of the entire image. When the results of the printout are brighter than the original images such as the original photo before scanning and graphics created on the display, or when you want to print in different degrees of brightness, use this fea- ture.
  • Page 321: Matching

    iPF6400SE Matching Setting Details Contrast *For soft gradation, decrease the contrast. For hard gradation, increase the contrast. • You can also click the up or down arrow, or enter the number directly to increase or decrease the value. Note Matching Matching You can set the matching.
  • Page 322 Matching iPF6400SE • Matching Method You can select a matching method to suit the print job. • Gamma You can adjust the gradation of intermediate tones in an image. 2.2 is normally selected. If you want a softer im- pression than 2.2, select 1.8. •...
  • Page 323: Driver Matching Mode

    iPF6400SE Driver Matching Mode Driver Matching Mode Driver Matching Mode Under Matching Mode, select Driver Matching Mode. Click the Matching Method list, and then select a setting. Setting Details Auto Automatically selects the best color matching method for each Image, Graphics, Text. Perceptual Color-matching optimized for printing typical photos attractively.
  • Page 324: Icc Matching Mode

    ICC Matching Mode iPF6400SE ICC Matching Mode ICC Matching Mode Under Matching Mode, select ICC Matching Mode. Click the Matching Method list, and then select a setting. Setting Details Perceptual Color-matching optimized for printing typical photos attractively. Smooth gradation is a fea- ture.
  • Page 325: Colorsync

    iPF6400SE ColorSync ColorSync ColorSync Check that ColorSync is selected in Matching Mode. Place a checkmark on Soft Proof to simulate the output product in Layout Area. Preferences Dialog Box Preferences Dialog Box This dialog box appears when you select Preferences from the imagePROGRAF Advanced Preview menu. You can set the preferences for Free Layout.
  • Page 326: Page Setup Dialog Box

    Page Setup Dialog Box iPF6400SE • You can input between 10.0 and 200.0(mm) (between 0.39 and 7.87(inch)). • You can change the numbers by clicking either ▲ button or ▼ button. Note • Divisions You can change the number of divisions of grid lines so that they serve as a guide to laying out objects. •...
  • Page 327: Zoom Dialog Box

    iPF6400SE Zoom Dialog Box The following settings are available for orientation. Setting Details Vertical Prints the image and text created with the application software in the orientation as it is. Horizontal Prints the image and text by rotating sideways 90 degrees from the orientation as specified in the application.
  • Page 328: Format Dialog Box

    Format Dialog Box iPF6400SE Format Dialog Box Format Dialog Box This dialog box appears when you select Format from the Object menu after you select an object. You can rotate, enlarge, or reduce an object. • When the objects are not selected, you can not select Format. Note •...
  • Page 329: Laying Out A Document Created With Multiple Application Programs On One Page

    iPF6400SE Laying out a Document Created with Multiple Application Programs on One Page In the Print dialog box, select the pages to print and the number of copies, and click the Print button. Free Layout starts, laying out the document created with application software in the layout area as an object. Leaving Free Layout running, open other files with the application software and repeat the above steps.
  • Page 330: Changing The Object Size

    Changing the Object Size iPF6400SE Changing the Object Size Changing the Object Size You can change the object size by means of mouse operation or by specifying a scaling value. • The vertical-to-horizontal ratio remains unchanged when the object is enlarged or reduced. Note Resizing by means of mouse operation Select an object.
  • Page 331: Rotating An Object

    iPF6400SE Rotating an Object Rotating an Object Rotating an Object You can rotate the object. Select an object. Select Rotate Left or Rotate Right from the toolbar. Alternatively, you may click on the Rotate check box in the Format Dialog Box then select Rotate P.328 ➔...
  • Page 332 Aligning Objects iPF6400SE Select the align menu from the Object menu. • Align Top Lays out the objects, justifying them to the top. • Center Vertically Lays out the objects, justifying them to the vertical center. • Align Bottom Lays out the objects, justifying them to the bottom. •...
  • Page 333: Changing The Object Overlapping Order

    iPF6400SE Changing the Object Overlapping Order • Center Horizontally Lays out the objects, justifying them to the horizon- tal center. • Align Right Lays out the objects, justifying them to the right. Changing the Object Overlapping Order Changing the Object Overlapping Order You can change the object overlapping order.
  • Page 334: Pasting A Copied Or Cut Object

    Pasting a Copied or Cut Object iPF6400SE • Send to Back Moves the object to the backmost position. • Bring Forward Moves the object one position to the front. • Send Backward Moves the object one position to the back. Pasting a Copied or Cut Object Pasting a Copied or Cut Object Click Copy or Cut from the toolbar.
  • Page 335: Color Imagerunner Enlargement Copy

    iPF6400SE The Features of Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy The Features of Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy ..................335 Starting Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy ....................335 Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy Dialog Box .................... 336 Hot Folder ................................
  • Page 336: Color Imagerunner Enlargement Copy Dialog Box

    Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy Dialog Box iPF6400SE Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy Dialog Box Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy Dialog Box The explanation below is on the Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy dialog box. • For the step to open the Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy dialog box, see "Starting Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy."...
  • Page 337: Creating A New Hot Folder

    iPF6400SE Creating a New Hot Folder Creating a New Hot Folder Creating a New Hot Folder Open the Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy dialog box. • For the step to open the Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy dialog box, see "Starting Color image- RUNNER Enlargement Copy."...
  • Page 338: Editing A Hot Folder (setting Print Conditions)

    Editing a Hot Folder (Setting Print Conditions) iPF6400SE Click the OK button. The created Hot Folder is listed in the Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy dialog box. Click the Close button to close the Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy dialog box. From the Apple Menu, open the Sharing dialog box for System Preferences. For OS X v10.6: Check the File Sharing checkbox and click the Options button.
  • Page 339 iPF6400SE Editing a Hot Folder (Setting Print Conditions) Make the necessary settings in the Paper Settings Pan- P.341 ➔ Make the necessary settings in the Output Settings Panel P.345 ➔ User's Guide...
  • Page 340: Deleting A Hot Folder

    Deleting a Hot Folder iPF6400SE Make the necessary settings in the Color Settings Pan- P.347 ➔ Click the OK button to close the Add/Edit Hot Folder dialog box. From the Apple Menu, open the Sharing dialog box for System Preferences. For OS X v10.6: Check the File Sharing checkbox and click the Options button.
  • Page 341: Setting The Print Parameters

    iPF6400SE Setting the Print Parameters Select Delete the entire folder, as well as items in the list above, and then click the Delete button. Read the messag,e and then click the OK button. • Select Delete files in the folder to delete only files in the hot folder. Note Setting the Print Parameters Setting the Print Parameters...
  • Page 342 Paper Settings Panel iPF6400SE • Always select media type that is actually set in the printer. When the media you chose is different from the media set in the printer, you may not receive the desired print results. Note • Paper Source You can select the paper source.
  • Page 343: Easy Settings

    iPF6400SE Easy Settings Easy Settings Easy Settings You can easily select the best settings for the print job by just selecting an item from the print target list that matches the content of the document. • Print Target You can easily select the best settings for the print job simply. If you select each Print Target item the corresponding comment for that item is displayed below the list.
  • Page 344: Advanced Settings

    Advanced Settings iPF6400SE • The availability of settings is determined by the media type and print priority selections. • Note Printing time is longer and more ink is consumed with High than with Fast, however, print quality is higher. • Printing time is shorter and less ink is consumed with Fast than with High, however, print quality is lower.
  • Page 345: Output Settings Panel

    iPF6400SE Output Settings Panel • The availability of settings is determined by the media type and print priority selections. • Note Printing time is longer and more ink is consumed with High than with Fast, however, print quality is higher. •...
  • Page 346 Output Settings Panel iPF6400SE • Paper Size You can select the size of the print media. • This is not displayed when Fit Roll Paper Width is set in Enlarged/Reduced Printing. Note • Print Centered Select this feature to print the image in the center of a cut sheet or to print left and right margins evenly from the edges of roll paper.
  • Page 347: Color Settings Panel

    iPF6400SE Color Settings Panel Color Settings Panel Color Settings Panel • Color Mode You can select a color mode to suit the print job. Setting Details Color Enables color printing. Monochrome Disables color printing and converts image from continuous color to grayscaled mono- chrome.
  • Page 348: Driver Matching Mode

    Driver Matching Mode iPF6400SE Driver Matching Mode Driver Matching Mode Under Matching Mode, select Driver Matching Mode. Click Matching Method list, and then select a setting. Setting Details Auto Automatically selects the best color matching method for each Image, Graphics, Text. Perceptual Color-matching optimized for printing typical photos attractively.
  • Page 349: Icc Matching Mode

    iPF6400SE ICC Matching Mode ICC Matching Mode ICC Matching Mode Under Matching Mode, select ICC Matching Mode. Click Matching Method list, and then select a setting. Setting Details Perceptual Color-matching optimized for printing typical photos attractively. Smooth gradation is a fea- ture.
  • Page 350 Printing Enlargements of Scanned Originals from a Color imageRUNNER iPF6400SE Register a hot folder on your computer for storing scanned originals from the Color imageRUNNER and complete the settings for enlargement copy. For details, see "Creating a New Hot Folder." P.337 ➔...
  • Page 351: Handling And Use Of Paper

    iPF6400SE User's Guide Basic Printing Workflow Enhanced Printing Options Windows Software Mac OS Software Handling and Use of Paper Paper ....................... 352 Handling rolls ................... 363 Handling sheets ..................388 Output Stacker ..................391 Media Configuration Tool (Windows) ............393 Media Configuration Tool (Mac OS) ............
  • Page 352: Paper

    Types of Paper iPF6400SE Paper Paper Types of Paper ..............................352 Paper Sizes ................................352 Using Paper Other Than Genuine Paper and feed confirmed Paper ..............354 Printing on Paper Other Than Genuine Paper and feed confirmed Paper Using Existing Settings ........355 Printing on Paper Other Than Genuine Paper and feed confirmed Paper by Adding a Media Type ........
  • Page 353 iPF6400SE Paper Sizes • Inner diameter of paper core: 2 or 3 inches • Printing side out Roll Width Roll Paper Width Setting in Printer Driver ( *1 ) Borderless Printing ( *1 ) 609.6 mm (24.00 in) 24-in. Roll (609.6mm) 594.0 mm (23.39 in) ISO A1/A2 Roll (594.0mm) Yes ( *2 )
  • Page 354: Using Paper Other Than Genuine Paper And Feed Confirmed Paper

    Using Paper Other Than Genuine Paper and feed confirmed Paper Using Paper Other Than Genuine Paper and feed confirmed Paper When using this printer to print on paper other than genuine Canon paper and feed confirmed paper, use paper that meets the following conditions.
  • Page 355: Printing On Paper Other Than Genuine Paper And Feed Confirmed Paper Using Existing Settings

    Canon paper. If these settings are selected for printing on paper other than genuine Canon paper, the ink may bleed Important or the printhead may rub against the paper. In order to easily print on paper other than genuine Canon paper and feed confirmed paper, we recommend that you select one of the following general-purpose paper settings or special settings.
  • Page 356: Printing On Paper Other Than Genuine Paper And Feed Confirmed Paper By Adding A Media Type

    The Add Custom Paper function in the Media Configuration Tool is provided as a method for improving print quality and feed properties over printing paper other than genuine Canon paper and feed confirmed paper using the general- purpose settings. This can be expected to improve properties such as print quality because it allows you to configure settings such as the maximum amount of ink to use and the height of the printhead depending on the characteristics of the paper you are using.
  • Page 357 iPF6400SE Displaying the Paper Reference Guide Select the Support sheet and click the User Manual button. Click Paper Reference Guide. Mac OS • The basic instructions for displaying the Paper Reference Guide from the imagePROGRAF Printmonitor are as follows. Click the System Preferences icon in the Dock. Click Print &...
  • Page 358 Displaying the Paper Reference Guide iPF6400SE Select the printer from the list of printers and click Options & Supplies. Click Utility. Click Open Printer Utility. User's Guide...
  • Page 359: Updating Paper Information

    The latest Media Information File can be downloaded by accessing the imagePROGRAF website from the links in the software installed on your computer. Contact your Canon dealer if you are unable to download it. For details on Media Information File (Media Information File), refer as follows.
  • Page 360 Updating paper information iPF6400SE • When your version of Media Configuration Tool is older than the version released on the imagePROGRAF web- site, download and install the latest version of Media Configuration Tool before installing Media Information Important File. If you do not install the latest version of Media Configuration Tool before installing Media Information File, the latest paper information cannot be updated.
  • Page 361 iPF6400SE Updating paper information Select the printer from the list of printers and click Options & Supplies. Click Utility. Click Open Printer Utility. User's Guide...
  • Page 362 Updating paper information iPF6400SE Click Support. Click the Support Information button. The default browser on your computer is started and the imagePROGRAF webpage is displayed. User's Guide...
  • Page 363: Handling Rolls

    iPF6400SE Loading Rolls on the Roll Holder Handling rolls Handling rolls Loading Rolls on the Roll Holder ........................... 363 Loading Rolls in the Printer ........................... 365 Changing the Type of Paper ..........................368 Specifying the Paper Length ..........................369 Removing the Roll from the Printer ........................370 Removing Rolls From the Roll Holder ........................
  • Page 364 Loading Rolls on the Roll Holder iPF6400SE • When handling the roll, be careful not to soil the printing surface. This may affect the printing quality. We recommend wearing clean cloth gloves when handling rolls to protect the printing surface. Important •...
  • Page 365: Loading Rolls In The Printer

    iPF6400SE Loading Rolls in the Printer With the Roll Holder resting horizontally and the edge of the roll paper facing forward as shown, insert the roll in the Roll Holder from the left. Insert the roll firmly until it touches the flange (a) of the Roll Holder, leaving no gap.
  • Page 366 Loading Rolls in the Printer iPF6400SE Press the Load button. Press ▲ or ▼ to select Roll Paper, and then press the OK button. • If any paper has been advanced that will not be used, a message is shown requesting you to remove it. Press ▲...
  • Page 367 iPF6400SE Loading Rolls in the Printer Insert the edge of the roll in the Paper Feed Slot (a) and advance the roll until you hear the feed tone. • Be careful not to soil the printing surface of roll paper as you insert it in the slot. This may affect the printing quality.
  • Page 368: Changing The Type Of Paper

    Changing the Type of Paper iPF6400SE Changing the Type of Paper Changing the Type of Paper Follow these steps to change the type of paper specified on the printer after you have loaded paper. If you will continue using this type of paper later, selecting Keep Paper Type > On will save the time and effort of con- figuring the media type setting when you load the paper again.
  • Page 369: Specifying The Paper Length

    iPF6400SE Specifying the Paper Length Using the Same Type of Paper Regularly Configure this setting so that current media type settings will be automatically selected when you load the same type of paper later. On the Tab Selection screen of the Control Panel, press ◀ or ▶ to se- lect the Paper tab ( •...
  • Page 370: Removing The Roll From The Printer

    Removing the Roll from the Printer iPF6400SE Press ▲ or ▼ to select Roll Length, and then press the OK button. Press ▲ or ▼ to select the length of paper loaded in the printer, and then press the OK button. Specify the roll length as follows.
  • Page 371 iPF6400SE Removing the Roll from the Printer Open the Roll Feed Unit Cover. Using both hands, rotate the Roll Holder toward the back to rewind the roll. • If it is difficult to perform operations from the front of the printer, perform operations from the back of the print- Note Holding the Roll Holder flange (a), remove the holder from the Roll Holder Slot.
  • Page 372: Removing Rolls From The Roll Holder

    Removing Rolls From the Roll Holder iPF6400SE • To load new paper in the printer at this point, see "Loading Rolls in the Printer." P.365 ➔ Note Removing Rolls From the Roll Holder Removing Rolls From the Roll Holder Remove the Holder Stopper from the Roll Holder. Remove the roll from the Roll Holder.
  • Page 373: Feeding Roll Paper Manually

    iPF6400SE Feeding Roll Paper Manually • Store the roll in the original bag or box, away from high temperature, humidity, and direct sunlight. If paper is not stored properly, the printing surface may become scratched, which may affect the printing quality when you use it Important again.
  • Page 374: Specifying The Ink Drying Time For Rolls

    Specifying the Ink Drying Time for Rolls iPF6400SE Press ▲ or ▼ to select ManageRemainRoll, and then press the OK button. Press ▲ or ▼ to select On, and then press the OK button. Specifying the Ink Drying Time for Rolls Specifying the Ink Drying Time for Rolls When you are using paper that takes longer for ink to adhere, ink may be transferred onto the paper surface during ejection, soiling it.
  • Page 375 iPF6400SE Specifying the Ink Drying Time for Rolls Mac OS Choose Print in the application menu. Select the Main pane and click Settings in Media Type. In the Paper Detailed Settings dialog box displayed next, select the desired settings values in Between Pages and Between Scans in...
  • Page 376: Specifying The Cutting Method For Rolls

    Specifying the Cutting Method for Rolls iPF6400SE Specifying the Cutting Method for Rolls Specifying the Cutting Method for Rolls How rolls are cut after ejection varies depending on printer settings. Cutting Method Printer Setting Driver Setting Automatic The roll is automatically cut by the Cutter Unit follow- Media Automatic Automatic...
  • Page 377 iPF6400SE Specifying the Cutting Method for Rolls Eject (when the paper surface is being scratched / to wait for ink to dry) • When cutting wide printed documents after ejection, have two people support the documents. If the paper drops, prin- ted documents may be damaged.
  • Page 378 Specifying the Cutting Method for Rolls iPF6400SE Holding the printed document to prevent it from dropping, press the Cut button to cut the roll. Manual (when using media that cannot be cut with the Cutter Unit ) • Once the following step has been performed, the procedure can be started from step 8 the next time. •...
  • Page 379 iPF6400SE Specifying the Cutting Method for Rolls Press the Feed button. Roll paper is fed to the specified cut position and then automatically stopped. Cut the roll paper manually with scissors or the like. Press the OK button. After the roll is rewound, it stops automatically. Manual (for paper of which the leading edge rubs the printhead) •...
  • Page 380 Specifying the Cutting Method for Rolls iPF6400SE On the Tab Selection screen of the Control Panel, press ◀ or ▶ to se- lect the Paper tab ( • If the Tab Selection screen is not displayed, press the Menu button. Note Press the OK button.
  • Page 381 iPF6400SE Specifying the Cutting Method for Rolls Print the job. The printer stops advancing the paper after printing. • The printer can continue to receive print jobs from computers. If a print job is received and printed here, it can be printed without the margin of about 23 cm being created at the paper leading edge.
  • Page 382: Cutting The Leading Edge Of Roll Paper Automatically

    Cutting the Leading Edge of Roll Paper Automatically iPF6400SE Paper cutting (to have the roll cut at your specified position) Press the Feed button. Press the ▼ button to advance the roll to the position for cutting. Press the Cut button. Press ▲...
  • Page 383 iPF6400SE Cutting the Leading Edge of Roll Paper Automatically • On (Preset Len) The amount to cut from the leading edge of the paper varies depending on the media type, and is cut to a prescri- bed length. For more information on the prescribed length, see the leading edge precut length in the Paper Refer- ence Guide.
  • Page 384: Reducing Dust From Cutting Rolls

    Reducing Dust from Cutting Rolls iPF6400SE Reducing Dust from Cutting Rolls Reducing Dust from Cutting Rolls For media such as Backlit Film that are more likely to generate debris when cut, select CutDustReduct. > On in the Paper Menu of the Control Panel. This option reduces debris from cutting by printing black lines at the leading and trailing edges of documents.
  • Page 385: Removing The Roll Feed Unit

    iPF6400SE Removing the Roll Feed Unit • Roll Holder (for 2- and 3-inch paper cores) • Attachments Using Rolls with a 2-inch Paper Core Using Rolls with a 3-inch Paper Core Holder Stopper (for 2-inch paper cores) Holder Stopper (for 3-inch paper cores) 3-Inch Paper Core Attachment •...
  • Page 386: Installing The Roll Feed Unit

    Installing the Roll Feed Unit iPF6400SE Holding the Carrying Handles (a) of the Roll Feed Unit, remove the Roll Feed Unit from the printer. Installing the Roll Feed Unit Installing the Roll Feed Unit • Always turn off the printer before attaching the Roll Feed Unit. The printer may be damaged if you do not turn it off first.
  • Page 387 iPF6400SE Installing the Roll Feed Unit Use a coin or screwdriver to tighten the two screws on the back of the Roll Feed Unit (a) to secure it to the printer. User's Guide...
  • Page 388: Handling Sheets

    Loading Sheets in the Feed Slot iPF6400SE Handling sheets Handling sheets Loading Sheets in the Feed Slot ........................... 388 Changing the Type of Paper ..........................368 Removing Sheets ..............................390 Clearing a Jammed Sheet, Fed Manually ......................614 ➔ Clearing Jammed Paper (Paper Feed Slot) ..................... 616 ➔...