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  • Page 1

    Large Format Printer User Manual Basic Printing Workflow Working With Various Print Jobs Enhanced Printing Options Windows Software Mac OS X Software Handling Paper Adjustments for Better Print Quality Printer Parts Network Setting Maintenance Troubleshooting Error Message Appendix ver1.20 2010-07-26...

  • Page 2

    Note In order to be printed easily, this PDF-format manual is converted from the HTML-format instruction manual included on the "User Manuals CD-ROM" supplied with the printer. Thus, there are descriptions that are applied only in HTML format, and functions (video display function, etc.) that cannot be used. We appreciate your understanding.

  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Co n te nts Basic Printing Workflow Printing procedure Printing Options Using Rolls and Sheets ........................2 Loading and Printing on Rolls ........................... 3 Loading and Printing on Sheets ..........................6 Printing in Windows ..............................8 Printing from Mac OS X ............................9 Canceling print jobs Canceling Print Jobs from the Control Panel ......................

  • Page 4: Table Of Contents

    Resizing Originals by Entering a Scaling Value (Mac OS X) ................72 Printing at full size Printing on Oversized Paper ............................ 77 Printing at Full Size (Windows) ........................... 78 Printing at Full Size (Mac OS X) ......................... 79 Borderless Printing at Actual Size ........................... 83 Borderless Printing at Actual Size (Windows) .....................

  • Page 5: Table Of Contents

    Other useful settings Printing With Watermarks ............................. 169 Printing with Watermarks— COPY, FILE COPY, and so on (Windows) ............170 Making the Original Orientation Match the Paper Orientation ................172 Making the Original Orientation Match the Paper Orientation (Windows) ............173 Making the Original Orientation Match the Paper Orientation (Mac OS X) .............

  • Page 6: Table Of Contents

    The Features of Free Layout ..........................239 Operating Environment ............................240 Starting Free Layout .............................. 240 Free Layout Main Window ............................ 242 Detailed Settings ..............................244 Preferences Dialog Box ............................245 Page Options Dialog Box ............................246 Zoom Dialog Box ..............................247 Format Dialog Box ..............................

  • Page 7: Table Of Contents

    Print with a Desired Picture Quality ........................311 Adjust the Colors and Print ............................ 312 Adjust the Colors while Checking the Preview (for Color) ................312 Adjust the Colors while Checking the Preview (for Monochrome) ............... 314 Adjust the Colors by Color Matching ......................316 Print High-Quality Adobe RGB16bit Images ....................

  • Page 8: Table Of Contents

    Accounting Manager Basic Procedures ......................... 395 Configuring Unit Costs in Accounting Manager ....................396 Setting the Unit Cost for Ink ..........................396 Setting the Unit Cost for Paper ........................... 398 Setting the Unit Cost for Items Other Than Ink and Paper ................399 Configuring Units and Display Settings in Accounting Manager .................

  • Page 9: Table Of Contents

    Color Settings Pane: Color ..........................465 Object Adjustment dialog box: Color ........................ 466 Color Settings Pane: Monochrome ........................467 Object Adjustment dialog box: Monochrome ....................468 Gray Adjustment Pane ............................469 Page Setup Pane ..............................470 Utility Pane ................................472 Additional Settings Pane ............................

  • Page 10: Table Of Contents

    Changing the Object Size ............................528 Moving an Object ..............................529 Rotating an Object ..............................530 Laying out Objects Automatically ......................... 530 Aligning Objects ..............................531 Changing the Object Overlapping Order ....................... 533 Pasting a Copied or Cut Object ..........................535 Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy The Features of Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy ..................

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    Using Adobe CMM ............................600 Perform Black Point Compensation ........................602 Perform Printing Press Simulation Print ........................ 603 Enlarge/Reduce and Print ............................604 Enlarge/Reduce and Print Matching Output Media Size ................604 Enlarge/Reduce and Print Matching Width of Roll Paper ................605 Specify Scaling, Enlarge/Reduce and Print ....................

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    Keeping Track of the Amount of Roll Paper Left ....................683 Specifying the Ink Drying Time for Rolls ......................684 Specifying the Cutting Method for Rolls ....................... 686 Cutting the Leading Edge of Roll Paper Automatically ..................690 Reducing Dust from Cutting Rolls ........................692 Roll Holder Set ..............................

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    Vents ..................................759 Control Panel Control Panel ................................. 760 Turning the Printer On and Off ..........................762 Control Panel Display ............................764 How to View Instructions with Navigate ......................767 Printer Menu Operations ............................769 Menu Operations ..............................770 Menu Structure ..............................772 Menu Settings ................................

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    When to Replace Ink Tanks ........................... 845 Printheads Printhead ................................847 Checking for Nozzle Clogging ..........................847 Cleaning the Printhead ............................848 Replacing the Printhead ............................849 Maintenance Cartridge Maintenance Cartridge ............................857 Replacing the Maintenance Cartridge ........................857 Checking the Remaining Maintenance Cartridge Capacity ................... 862 When to Replace the Maintenance Cartridge ......................

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    Image edges are blurred or white banding occurs ....................895 Setting the Blue Switch on the Platen ........................ 895 The contrast becomes uneven during printing ....................... 897 The length of printed images is inaccurate in the feeding direction ..............897 Images are printed crooked ............................

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    Close Ink Tank Cover ............................922 Not much ink is left............................... 922 No ink tank loaded..............................922 Wrong ink tank..............................923 Messages regarding printing or adjustment Cannot execute this command. Use other paper....................924 Cannot print as specified............................924 Cannot calibrate.

  • Page 17: Basic Printing Workflow 1

    Basic Printing Workflow > Basic Printing Workflow Printing procedure Canceling print jobs Pausing Printing iPF6300...

  • Page 18: Printing Procedure

    Print multiple documents from multiple applications (such as word-processing programs, spreadsheet programs, and so on) next to each other. (See "Printing Multiple Originals Next to Each Other.") →P.120 Sheet printing Sheets refer to individual sheets of paper. Printing Options Using Rolls and Sheets iPF6300...

  • Page 19: Loading And Printing On Rolls

    • Before printing banners or other long documents, spread a clean cloth or paper on the floor or use the Output Stacker to prevent the printed surface from becoming dirty from the floor after printing. Turn the printer on. (See "Turning the Printer On and Off.") →P.762 iPF6300 Loading and Printing on Rolls...

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    Basic Printing Workflow > Printing procedure > Load the roll on the Roll Holder. (See "Loading Rolls on the Roll Holder.") →P.671 Load the roll in the printer. (See "Loading Rolls in the Printer.") →P.674 Loading and Printing on Rolls iPF6300...

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    Complete settings in the printer driver for the type of paper and other details. • Specifying Paper in the Printer Driver (Windows) →P.186 • Specifying Paper in the Printer Driver (Mac OS X) →P.447 iPF6300 Loading and Printing on Rolls...

  • Page 22: Loading And Printing On Sheets

    Follow the steps below to load and print on sheets. Note • For details on supported types and sizes of paper, see Paper Sizes or the Paper Reference Guide. (See "Paper Sizes.") (See "Types of Paper.") →P.668 →P.665 Loading and Printing on Sheets iPF6300...

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    • Specifying Paper in the Printer Driver (Windows) →P.186 • Specifying Paper in the Printer Driver (Mac OS X) →P.447 Send the print job. • Printing in Windows →P.8 • Printing from Mac OS X →P.9 iPF6300 Loading and Printing on Sheets...

  • Page 24: Printing In Windows

    • We recommend exiting unnecessary applications before printing. Running several applications while printing may interrupt the transfer of print data and affect printing quality. In the source application, select Print from the File menu to display the dialog box for printing conditions. Printing in Windows iPF6300...

  • Page 25: Printing From Mac Os X

    For instructions on registering the printer, see "Configuring the Printer Driver Destination ." →P.830 Important • During this setup process, the printer will not be listed among available printers if it is off or disconnec- ted. iPF6300 Printing from Mac OS X...

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    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 reduced printing, borderless printing, and so on. Printing from Mac OS X iPF6300...

  • Page 27: Canceling Print Jobs

    Pressing the Stop button before printing starts will display a confirmation message. To cancel the print job, select "Yes". • If you press the Stop button during printing Pressing the Stop button during printing will display a confirmation message. To cancel the print job immediately, select "Yes". iPF6300 Canceling Print Jobs from the Control Panel...

  • Page 28: Canceling Print Jobs From Windows

    If the job to cancel is not shown in the printer window (that is, if the print data has already been received by the printer), double-click the taskbar icon to display imagePROGRAF Status Monitor. On the Printer Status sheet, click Cancel Job. Note • The screen may differ slightly depending on the model you are using. Canceling Print Jobs from Windows iPF6300...

  • Page 29: Canceling Print Jobs From Mac Os X

    If there are no jobs in the printer window that can be canceled, (that is, if the print data has already been sent to the printer), click Utility to display imagePROGRAF Printmonitor. iPF6300 Canceling Print Jobs from Mac OS X...

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    Exit imagePROGRAF Printmonitor. In the printer window, click Start Jobs. Important • 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. Canceling Print Jobs from Mac OS X iPF6300...

  • Page 31: Pausing Printing

    Press the OK button. The Job Menu is displayed. Press ▲ or ▼ to select Pause Print, and then press the OK button. Press ▲ or ▼ to select On or Off, and then press the OK button. iPF6300 Pausing Printing...

  • Page 32: Working With Various Print Jobs

    Working With Various Print Jobs > Working With Various Print Jobs Printing Photos and Images Printing Office Documents iPF6300...

  • Page 33: Printing Photos And Images

    Prints by minimizing color differences. Suitable for duction when the printing results are too vivid or when printing scanned images. Photo (Adobe RGB) Setting optimized for printing in colors matching those of images created using the Adobe RGB color space. iPF6300 Printing Photos and Images...

  • Page 34: Printing Photos And Images (windows)

    • 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 (Windows) ") →P.192 Printing Photos and Images (Windows) iPF6300...

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    After confirming that Easy Settings is selected, click Photo (Color) in the Print Target list. Note • You can check the settings values selected in the Print Target list by clicking View Set- tings. iPF6300 Printing Photos and Images (Windows)

  • Page 36: Printing Photos And Images (mac Os X)

    • Document: Photo image from a digital camera • Page size: 10×12 inches (254.0×304.8 mm) • Paper: Roll paper • Paper type: Premium Glossy Paper 200 • Roll paper width: 10 inches (254.0 mm) Printing Photos and Images (Mac OS X) iPF6300...

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    Paper Size list, click the size of the original. In this case, click 10"x12". 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. iPF6300 Printing Photos and Images (Mac OS X)

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    • For information on settings optimized for printing photos and images, see " Printing Photos and Images " →P.17 • You can check the settings values selected in the Print Target list by clicking View set.. Make your selection in the Print Quality list. Printing Photos and Images (Mac OS X) iPF6300...

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    Roll Width list—in this case, 10 in. (254.0mm). Note • If the width of the roll loaded in the printer is not shown in Roll Width, click Printer In- formation on the Main pane to update the printer information. iPF6300 Printing Photos and Images (Mac OS X)

  • Page 40: Printing From Photoshop

    For instructions and details on which versions of Photoshop are compatible with the imagePROGRAF Print Plug-In for Photoshop, refer to the following topics, as appropriate for your computer and operating system. • Print Plug-In for Photoshop/Digital Photo Professional →P.281 Printing from Photoshop iPF6300...

  • Page 41: Printing Adobe Rgb Images (windows)

    Make sure the setting mode is Color Management. In the Color Handling list in Options, click No Color Management. Click Print to display the Print dialog box. Select the printer and click Properties to display the printer driver dialog box. iPF6300 Printing Adobe RGB Images (Windows)

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    Media Type list, select the type of paper that is loaded. In this case, click Premium Glossy Paper 200. Click Advanced Settings to switch the print mode. Click Image in the Print Priority list. Printing Adobe RGB Images (Windows) iPF6300...

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    Print Quality list vary depending on the paper type. Click Color in the Color Mode list. Click Color Settings to display the Color Settings dialog box. Click the Matching tab to display the Matching sheet. Matching Mode, click Driver Matching Mode. iPF6300 Printing Adobe RGB Images (Windows)

  • Page 44: Printing Adobe Rgb Images (mac Os X)

    • Document: Adobe RGB image created in Photoshop • Page size: 10×12 inches (254.0×304.8 mm) • Paper: Roll • Paper type: Premium Glossy Paper 200 • Roll paper width: 10 inches (254.0 mm) Printing Adobe RGB Images (Mac OS X) iPF6300...

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    In the Color Handling list in Options, click No Color Management. Click Print. Access the Main pane. In the Media Type list, select the type of paper that is loaded. In this case, click Premium Glossy Paper 200. iPF6300 Printing Adobe RGB Images (Mac OS X)

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    Set to display the Color Settings dialog box. Click Matching to display the Matching pane. In Matching Mode, click Driver Matching Mode. In Color Space, click Adobe RGB. Click OK to close the Color Settings dialog box. Printing Adobe RGB Images (Mac OS X) iPF6300...

  • Page 47

    Main pane to update the printer information. Make sure Page Size in the Page Setup pane matches the size of the original as specified in Photoshop—in this case, 10"x12". iPF6300 Printing Adobe RGB Images (Mac OS X)

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    Printing Photos and Images > Confirm the print settings, and then click Print to start printing. Note • For tips on confirming print settings, see "Confirming Print Settings (Mac OS X)." →P.449 Printing Adobe RGB Images (Mac OS X) iPF6300...

  • Page 49: Printing Office Documents

    Choose this setting to print faster. Printing in draft mode can help you work more efficiently when checking lay- outs. For instructions on printing office documents, refer to the following topics, as appropriate for your computer and oper- ating system. iPF6300 Printing Office Documents...

  • Page 50: Printing Office Documents (windows)

    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 Office Document in the Print Target list. Note • You can check the settings values selected in the Print Target list by clicking View Set- tings. Printing Office Documents (Windows) iPF6300...

  • Page 51: Printing Office Documents (mac Os X)

    • Document: Office document created using word-processing or spreadsheet programs • 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]) iPF6300 Printing Office Documents (Mac OS X)

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    Paper Size list, click the size of the original. In this case, click ISO A4 - for Paper Tray (Large Mar- gins). 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. Printing Office Documents (Mac OS X) iPF6300...

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    • You can check the settings values selected in the Print Target list by clicking View set.. Make your selection in the Print Quality list. Access the Page Setup pane. Click Manual in the Paper Source list. iPF6300 Printing Office Documents (Mac OS X)

  • Page 54

    For details on available printing conditions, see " Printer Driver Settings (Mac OS X) " →P.445 Confirm the print settings, and then click Print to start printing. Note • For tips on confirming print settings, see " Confirming Print Settings (Mac OS X) " →P.449 Printing Office Documents (Mac OS X) iPF6300...

  • Page 55: Enhanced Printing Options

    Printing enlargements or reductions Printing at full size Borderless Printing Printing banners or at other non-standard sizes Tiling and multiple pages per sheet Centering originals Conserving roll paper Using PosterArtist to Compose Originals Checking Images Before Printing Other useful settings iPF6300...

  • Page 56: Adjusting Images

    Adjust the level of color saturation, in a range from subdued to vivid. Note • Click Object Adjustment to open the Object Adjustment dialog box, which allows you to select the color adjustment target from Image, Graphics, and Text. Adjusting the Color in the Printer Driver iPF6300...

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    Along with preventing the grada- tion loss of dark areas, you can real- ize photos of people in warm tones. iPF6300 Adjusting the Color in the Printer Driver...

  • Page 58: Gray Tone Adjustment

    For instructions on color adjustment, refer to the following topics, as appropriate for your computer and operating sys- tem. • Fine-Tuning Colors of Photos and Images (Windows) →P.43 • Fine-Tuning Colors of Photos and Images (Mac OS X) →P.46 Adjusting the Color in the Printer Driver iPF6300...

  • Page 59: Fine-tuning Colors Of Photos And Images (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 (Windows) ") →P.192 Make sure the Main sheet is displayed. In the Media Type list, select the type of paper that is loaded. iPF6300 Fine-Tuning Colors of Photos and Images (Windows)

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    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 Fine-Tuning Colors of Photos and Images (Windows) iPF6300...

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    Confirm the settings of Page Size, Paper Source, and so on. Confirm the print settings and print as desired. Note • For tips on confirming print settings, see " Confirming Print Settings (Windows) " →P.188 iPF6300 Fine-Tuning Colors of Photos and Images (Windows)

  • Page 62: Fine-tuning Colors Of Photos And Images (mac Os X)

    Paper Size list. 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. Fine-Tuning Colors of Photos and Images (Mac OS X) iPF6300...

  • Page 63

    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. iPF6300 Fine-Tuning Colors of Photos and Images (Mac OS X)

  • Page 64

    • Click Object Adjustment to open the Object Adjustment dialog box, which allows you to se- lect the color adjustment target from Images, Graphics, and Text. Click OK to close the Color Settings dialog box. Fine-Tuning Colors of Photos and Images (Mac OS X) iPF6300...

  • Page 65: Giving Priority To Particular Graphic Elements And Colors For Printing

    Choose the graphic elements that you want to emphasize for printing. Print Priority (*1) Description Image A setting for posters or other documents made up mainly of photos or images, or for emphasizing photos or images in printed documents. iPF6300 Giving Priority to Particular Graphic Elements and Colors for Printing...

  • Page 66

    Gray Tone gray tone separately for images, Brightness graphics, and text documents. Contrast If you choose Monochrome in Col- Saturation or Mode only Brightness and Con- trast can be adjusted. Giving Priority to Particular Graphic Elements and Colors for Printing iPF6300...

  • Page 67: Choosing The Document Type And Printing Conditions (windows)

    Choosing the Document Type and Printing Conditions (Windows) You can specify your own print settings instead of using the Print Target presets. This topic describes how print photo- graphic images in monochrome. Choose Print in the application menu. iPF6300 Choosing the Document Type and Printing Conditions (Windows)

  • Page 68

    Make sure the Main sheet is displayed. 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. Choosing the Document Type and Printing Conditions (Windows) iPF6300...

  • Page 69

    Paper Source, and so on. Confirm the print settings and print as desired. Note • For details on how to check the printing settings, refer to " Confirming Print Settings (Windows) ". →P.188 iPF6300 Choosing the Document Type and Printing Conditions (Windows)

  • Page 70: Choosing The Document Type And Printing Conditions (mac Os X)

    OK to close the dialog box. In the application menu, choose Print. Access the Main pane. In the Media Type list, select the type of paper that is loaded. Choosing the Document Type and Printing Conditions (Mac OS X) iPF6300...

  • Page 71

    Color Mode list. To adjust the brightness and contrast, click Set. Note • For instructions on adjusting brightness and contrast, see " Adjusting the Color in the Printer Driver " →P.40 iPF6300 Choosing the Document Type and Printing Conditions (Mac OS X)

  • Page 72

    Confirm the print settings, and then click Print to start printing. Note • For tips on confirming print settings, see " Confirming Print Settings (Mac OS X) " →P.449 Choosing the Document Type and Printing Conditions (Mac OS X) iPF6300...

  • Page 73: Choosing Paper For Printing

    For instructions on configuring paper settings in the printer driver, refer to the following topics, as appropriate for your computer and operating system. • Specifying Paper in the Printer Driver (Windows) →P.186 • Specifying Paper in the Printer Driver (Mac OS X) →P.447 iPF6300 Choosing a Paper for Printing...

  • Page 74: Printing Enlargements Or Reductions

    This topic describes how to enlarge originals before printing to match the paper size, based on the following example. • Document: Any Type • Page size: A4 (210.0×297.0mm)/Letter (8.3 × 11.7 in) • Paper: Roll • Paper type: Plain Paper Resizing Originals to Match the Paper Size iPF6300...

  • Page 75

    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. iPF6300 Resizing Originals to Match the Paper Size (Windows)

  • Page 76: Resizing Originals To Match The Paper Size (mac Os X)

    • Page size: A4 (210.0 × 297.0 mm [8.3 × 11.7 in]) • Paper: Roll paper • Paper type: Plain Paper • Roll paper width: A2/A3 roll (420.0 mm [16.5 in]) Resizing Originals to Match the Paper Size (Mac OS X) iPF6300...

  • Page 77

    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. iPF6300 Resizing Originals to Match the Paper Size (Mac OS X)

  • Page 78

    Make your selection in the Print Target list. Make your selection in the Print Quality list. Access the Page Setup pane. Select and click a roll paper in the Paper Source list. Resizing Originals to Match the Paper Size (Mac OS X) iPF6300...

  • Page 79

    Page Attributes dialog box—in this case, ISO A4. Select the Enlarged/Reduced Printing check box. Make sure Fit Paper Size is selected. Click ISO A3 in the Paper Size list. iPF6300 Resizing Originals to Match the Paper Size (Mac OS X)

  • Page 80: Resizing Originals To Fit The Roll Width

    • Page size: A4 (210.0×297.0 mm)/Letter (8.3 × 11.7 in) • Paper: Roll • Paper type: Plain Paper • Roll paper width: 16 inches (406.4 mm) Choose Print in the application menu. Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width iPF6300...

  • Page 81

    Select the printing application in the Print Target list. Click the Page Setup tab to display the Page Setup sheet. Select and click a roll paper in the Paper Source list. iPF6300 Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width (Windows)

  • Page 82: Resizing Originals To Fit The Roll Width (mac Os X)

    • Page size: A4 (210.0 × 297.0 mm [8.3 × 11.7 in]) • Paper: Roll paper • Paper type: Plain Paper • Roll paper width: 16 inches (406.4 mm) Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width (Mac OS X) iPF6300...

  • Page 83

    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. iPF6300 Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width (Mac OS X)

  • Page 84

    Make your selection in the Print Target list. Make your selection in the Print Quality list. Access the Page Setup pane. Select and click a roll paper in the Paper Source list. Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width (Mac OS X) iPF6300...

  • Page 85: Resizing Originals By Entering A Scaling Value

    Resizing Originals by Entering a Scaling Value You can freely adjust the size of originals by enlarging or reducing them as desired. Enlarged/Reduced Printing Enlarge or reduce the original in the printer driver, as desired. iPF6300 Resizing Originals by Entering a Scaling Value...

  • Page 86: Resizing Originals By Entering A Scaling Value (windows)

    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 (Windows) →P.192 Resizing Originals by Entering a Scaling Value (Windows) iPF6300...

  • Page 87

    Click the Page Setup tab to display the Page Setup sheet. 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 A2/A3 Roll (420.0mm). iPF6300 Resizing Originals by Entering a Scaling Value (Windows)

  • Page 88: Resizing Originals By Entering A Scaling Value (mac Os X)

    • Page size: A4 (210.0 × 297.0 mm [8.3 × 11.7 in]) • Paper: Roll paper • Paper type: Plain Paper • Roll paper width: A2/A3 roll (420.0 mm [16.5 in]) Resizing Originals by Entering a Scaling Value (Mac OS X) iPF6300...

  • Page 89

    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. iPF6300 Resizing Originals by Entering a Scaling Value (Mac OS X)

  • Page 90

    Make your selection in the Print Target list. Make your selection in the Print Quality list. Access the Page Setup pane. Select and click a roll paper in the Paper Source list. Resizing Originals by Entering a Scaling Value (Mac OS X) iPF6300...

  • Page 91

    Make sure the Page Size setting matches the original size as selected in Paper Size in the Page Attributes dialog box—in this case, ISO A4. Select the Enlarged/Reduced Printing check box. iPF6300 Resizing Originals by Entering a Scaling Value (Mac OS X)

  • Page 92

    Confirm the print settings, and then click Print to start printing. Note • For tips on confirming print settings, see " Confirming Print Settings (Mac OS X) " →P.449 Resizing Originals by Entering a Scaling Value (Mac OS X) iPF6300...

  • Page 93: Printing At Full Size

    • Sheets: Load paper that is at least 6 mm (0.24 in) wider and 26 mm (1 in) higher than the page size • Rolls: Load paper that is at least 6 mm (0.24 in) wider and 6 mm (0.24 in) higher than the page size iPF6300 Printing on Oversized Paper...

  • Page 94: Printing At Full Size (windows)

    Driver Dialog Box from Applications (Windows) ") →P.192 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. Printing at Full Size (Windows) iPF6300...

  • Page 95: Printing At Full Size (mac Os X)

    • Document: Any Type • Page size: A4 (210.0 × 297.0 mm [8.3 × 11.7 in]) • Paper: Roll paper • Paper type: Plain Paper • Roll paper width: A2/A3 roll (420.0 mm [16.5 in]) iPF6300 Printing at Full Size (Mac OS X)

  • Page 96

    Paper Size, click the size of the original. In this case, click ISO A4 - Oversize. 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. Printing at Full Size (Mac OS X) iPF6300...

  • Page 97

    Make your selection in the Print Target list. Make your selection in the Print Quality list. Access the Page Setup pane. Select and click a roll paper in the Paper Source list. iPF6300 Printing at Full Size (Mac OS X)

  • Page 98

    —in this case, ISO A4 - Oversize. Confirm the print settings, and then click Print to start printing. Note • For tips on confirming print settings, see " Confirming Print Settings (Mac OS X) " →P.449 Printing at Full Size (Mac OS X) iPF6300...

  • Page 99: Borderless Printing At Actual Size

    Print Image with Actual Size Prints originals at actual size, without enlarging or reducing them. Originals must be prepared in a size that exceeds the dimensions of the paper by 3 mm (0.12 in) on each side. iPF6300 Borderless Printing at Actual Size...

  • Page 100: Borderless Printing At Actual Size (windows)

    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 (Windows) →P.192 Borderless Printing at Actual Size (Windows) iPF6300...

  • Page 101

    In the Page Size list, click the size of the original as specified in the source application. In this case, click 10"x12". Select and click a roll paper in the Paper Source list. iPF6300 Borderless Printing at Actual Size (Windows)

  • Page 102: Borderless Printing At Actual Size (mac Os X)

    The platen may be soiled from borderless printing if you do not attach it. • Document: Any type • Page size: 10 × 12 inches (254.0×304.8 mm)–Borderless • Paper: Roll • Paper type: Heavyweight Coated Paper • Roll paper width: 10 inches (254.0 mm) Borderless Printing at Actual Size (Mac OS X) iPF6300...

  • Page 103

    OK to close the dialog box. In the application, create an original that takes up the entire space of the paper size. Choose Print in the application menu. Access the Main pane. iPF6300 Borderless Printing at Actual Size (Mac OS X)

  • Page 104

    Roll Width list—in this case, 10 in. (254.0mm). Note • If the width of the loaded roll is not displayed in Roll Width, click Printer Information on the Main pane and update the printer information. Borderless Printing at Actual Size (Mac OS X) iPF6300...

  • Page 105

    10"x12" - Borderless. Confirm the print settings, and then click Print to start printing. Note • For tips on confirming print settings, see " Confirming Print Settings (Mac OS X) " →P.449 iPF6300 Borderless Printing at Actual Size (Mac OS X)

  • Page 106: Borderless Printing

    • On the Main sheet of the printer driver, click Settings in Media Type. • Select the ink drying time in the Between Pages list of Drying Time. Borderless Printing Method Choose the method of borderless printing that suits the original, as desired. Borderless Printing on Paper of Equivalent Size iPF6300...

  • Page 107: Borderless Printing By Resizing Originals To Match The Paper Size (windows)

    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 (Windows) ") →P.192 iPF6300 Borderless Printing by Resizing Originals to Match the Paper Size (Windows)

  • Page 108

    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. Borderless Printing by Resizing Originals to Match the Paper Size (Windows) iPF6300...

  • Page 109: Borderless Printing By Resizing Originals To Match The Paper Size (mac Os X)

    • Document: Any type • Page size: 10×12 inches (254.0×304.8 mm) • Paper: Roll • Paper type: Heavyweight Coated Paper • Roll paper width: 10 inches (254.0 mm) iPF6300 Borderless Printing by Resizing Originals to Match the Paper Size (Mac OS X)

  • Page 110

    In the application, create an original that takes up the entire space of the paper size. Choose Print in the application menu. Access the Main pane. Borderless Printing by Resizing Originals to Match the Paper Size (Mac OS X) iPF6300...

  • Page 111

    • If the width of the loaded roll is not displayed in Roll Width, click Printer Information on the Main pane and update the printer information. iPF6300 Borderless Printing by Resizing Originals to Match the Paper Size (Mac OS X)

  • Page 112: Borderless Printing By Resizing Originals To Fit The Roll Width

    In regular printing, a margin required by the printer is added around the original. With borderless printing, you can print documents without the margin, so that the printed image covers the entire surface of the paper. Borderless Printing by Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width iPF6300...

  • Page 113

    • Borderless Printing by Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width (Windows) →P.98 • Borderless Printing by Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width (Mac OS X) →P.100 iPF6300 Borderless Printing by Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width...

  • Page 114: Borderless Printing By Resizing Originals To Fit The Roll Width (windows)

    In the Media Type list, select the type of paper that is loaded. In this case, click Heavyweight Coated Paper. Select the print target in the Print Target list. Borderless Printing by Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width (Windows) iPF6300...

  • Page 115

    Borderless Printing check box to display the Information dialog box. Select the width of the loaded roll in the Roll Paper Width list—in this case, click 10-in. Roll (254.0mm). Click OK to close the Information dialog box. iPF6300 Borderless Printing by Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width (Windows)

  • Page 116: Borderless Printing By Resizing Originals To Fit The Roll Width (mac Os X)

    OK to close the dialog box. In the application, create an original that takes up the entire space of the paper size. Choose Print in the application menu. Borderless Printing by Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width (Mac OS X) iPF6300...

  • Page 117

    • If the width of the loaded roll is not displayed in Roll Width, click Printer Information on the Main pane and update the printer information. iPF6300 Borderless Printing by Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width (Mac OS X)

  • Page 118

    Confirm the print settings, and then click Print to start printing. Note • For tips on confirming print settings, see " Confirming Print Settings (Mac OS X) " →P.449 Borderless Printing by Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width (Mac OS X) iPF6300...

  • Page 119: Printing Banners Or At Other Non-standard Sizes

    • If not much ink is left, prepare replacement ink tanks. • To print at a higher level of quality, in the printer driver, choose High or Highest in Print Quality, and choose Unidirectional Printing as the direction of printing. iPF6300 Printing Vertical or Horizontal Banners (Large-Format Printing)

  • Page 120: Printing Vertical Or Horizontal Banners (large-format Printing; Windows)

    Paper Source list. Click Size Options to display the Paper Size Options dialog box. Enter a desired paper name in Custom Paper Size Name. My Horizontal Banner is used in this example. Printing Vertical or Horizontal Banners (Large-Format Printing; Windows) iPF6300...

  • Page 121

    Choose Print in the Microsoft Word 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 (Windows) ") →P.192 iPF6300 Printing Vertical or Horizontal Banners (Large-Format Printing; Windows)

  • Page 122

    Easy Settings is selected, click Poster in the Print Target list. Click the Page Setup tab to display the Page Setup sheet. In the Page Size list, click the size you registered, My Horizontal Banner. Printing Vertical or Horizontal Banners (Large-Format Printing; Windows) iPF6300...

  • Page 123

    Select the width of the loaded roll in the Roll Paper Width list. In this case, click 16-in. Roll (406.4mm), and then click OK. Confirm the print settings and print as desired. Note • For tips on confirming print settings, see " Confirming Print Settings (Windows) " →P.188 iPF6300 Printing Vertical or Horizontal Banners (Large-Format Printing; Windows)

  • Page 124: Printing Vertical Or Horizontal Banners (large-format Printing; Mac Os X)

    In the application, create an original in the format of a horizontal or vertical banner. Register a Custom Page Sizes (Mac OS X 10.3.9-10.5)/ Custom Paper Sizes (Mac OS X 10.6). Printing Vertical or Horizontal Banners (Large-Format Printing; Mac OS X) iPF6300...

  • Page 125

    If the Untitled size is not listed at left, click + below the list. Under Page Size, enter 10 in Width and 50 in Height. Here, measurements are entered in centimeters. iPF6300 Printing Vertical or Horizontal Banners (Large-Format Printing; Mac OS X)

  • Page 126

    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. Printing Vertical or Horizontal Banners (Large-Format Printing; Mac OS X) iPF6300...

  • Page 127

    Main pane and update the printer information. Page Size, make sure 100*500 is displayed, as registered in Page Setup. Select the Enlarged/Reduced Printing check box. Click Fit Roll Paper Width. iPF6300 Printing Vertical or Horizontal Banners (Large-Format Printing; Mac OS X)

  • Page 128: Printing On Non-standard Paper Sizes

    • Paper: Sheets • Paper type: Any type • Paper Size: A square sheet (430 × 430 mm [16.9 × 16.9 in]) Load the squarepaper (430×430 mm [16.9×16.9 in]) in the Top Paper Feed Slot. Printing on Non-Standard Paper Sizes iPF6300...

  • Page 129

    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. iPF6300 Printing on Non-Standard Paper Sizes (Windows)

  • Page 130

    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 (Windows) ") →P.192 Printing on Non-Standard Paper Sizes (Windows) iPF6300...

  • Page 131

    Click the Page Setup tab to display the Page Setup sheet. Click Size Options to display the Paper Size Options dialog box. Enter a desired paper name in Custom Paper Size Name. 430 mm Square is used in this example. iPF6300 Printing on Non-Standard Paper Sizes (Windows)

  • Page 132: Printing On Non-standard Paper Sizes (mac Os X)

    Mac OS X. Create the document in the application. Load the square paper (430 × 430 mm [16.9 × 16.9 in]) in the printer. Printing on Non-Standard Paper Sizes (Mac OS X) iPF6300...

  • Page 133

    Paper Size list, click the size of the original. In this case, click 430*430, the size you registered. 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. iPF6300 Printing on Non-Standard Paper Sizes (Mac OS X)

  • Page 134

    Make your selection in the Print Quality list. Access the Page Setup pane. Click Manual in the Paper Source list. Page Size, make sure 430*430 is displayed, as registered in Page Setup. Printing on Non-Standard Paper Sizes (Mac OS X) iPF6300...

  • Page 135

    Printing banners or at other non-standard sizes > Confirm the print settings, and then click Print to start printing. Note • For tips on confirming print settings, see " Confirming Print Settings (Mac OS X) " →P.449 iPF6300 Printing on Non-Standard Paper Sizes (Mac OS X)

  • Page 136: Tiling And Multiple Pages Per Sheet

    Besides combining multiple pages in a single-page layout, you can combine originals from multiple files—even multi- ple source applications—in a single-page layout. Important • Free Layout cannot be used in 64-bit version of Windows. Printing Multiple Originals Next to Each Other iPF6300...

  • Page 137: Printing Multiple Originals Next To Each Other (windows)

    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 (Windows) ") →P.192 iPF6300 Printing Multiple Originals Next to Each Other (Windows)

  • Page 138

    > Make sure the Main sheet is displayed. Click the Layout tab to display the Layout sheet. Select the Page Layout check box. Click Free Layout in the Page Layout list. Printing Multiple Originals Next to Each Other (Windows) iPF6300...

  • Page 139: Printing Multiple Originals Next To Each Other (mac Os X)

    Printing Multiple Originals Next to Each Other (Mac OS X) This topic describes how to use the Free Layout function to arrange multiple originals next to each other before print- ing. Choose Print in the application menu. iPF6300 Printing Multiple Originals Next to Each Other (Mac OS X)

  • Page 140

    Edit and rearrange the image in the Canon imagePROGRAF Free Layout window as desired. Note • Without closing the Canon imagePROGRAF Free Layout window, repeat steps 1 to 4 to ar- range originals from multiple applications on the same page.

  • Page 141: Printing Multiple Pages Continuously

    > Print from the Canon imagePROGRAF Free Layout menu. Note • For details on Canon imagePROGRAF Free Layout functions, refer to Free Lay- →P.503 Printing Multiple Pages Continuously You can print multiple pages as a single continuous image, without margins between pages.

  • Page 142

    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. Printing Multiple Pages Continuously (Windows) iPF6300...

  • Page 143: Printing Multiple Pages Continuously (mac Os X)

    • This feature is only available with rolls. It cannot be used when printing on sheets. • During banner printing, settings for conserving paper, number of copies, borderless printing, enlargement or reduction, and other layout-related settings are disregarded. iPF6300 Printing Multiple Pages Continuously (Mac OS X)

  • Page 144

    Click the original size in the Paper Size list. 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. Printing Multiple Pages Continuously (Mac OS X) iPF6300...

  • Page 145

    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. Click Roll Paper (Banner) in the Paper Source list. iPF6300 Printing Multiple Pages Continuously (Mac OS X)

  • Page 146: Printing Multiple Pages Per Sheet

    This topic describes how to print four pages of originals together on a single sheet based on the following example. • Document: Any Type • Page size: A3 (297.0×420.0 mm [11.7×16.5 in]) • Paper: Roll • Paper type: Plain Paper • Roll paper width: A2/A3 roll (420.0 mm [16.5 in]) Printing Multiple Pages Per Sheet iPF6300...

  • Page 147

    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. iPF6300 Printing Multiple Pages Per Sheet (Windows)

  • Page 148

    Select the width of the loaded roll in the Roll Paper Width list—in this case, ISO A2/A3 Roll (420.0mm). Click the Layout tab to display the Layout sheet. Select the Page Layout check box. Printing Multiple Pages Per Sheet (Windows) iPF6300...

  • Page 149: Printing Multiple Pages Per Sheet (mac Os X)

    • Page size: A3 (297.0 × 420.0 mm [11.7 × 16.5 in]) • Paper: Roll paper • Paper type: Plain Paper • Roll paper width: A2/A3 roll (420.0 mm [16.5 in]) iPF6300 Printing Multiple Pages Per Sheet (Mac OS X)

  • Page 150

    Paper Size list, click the size of the original. In this case, click ISO A3. 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. Printing Multiple Pages Per Sheet (Mac OS X) iPF6300...

  • Page 151

    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. iPF6300 Printing Multiple Pages Per Sheet (Mac OS X)

  • Page 152

    Note • If the width of the roll loaded in the printer is not shown in Roll Width, click Printer In- formation on the Main pane to update the printer information. Printing Multiple Pages Per Sheet (Mac OS X) iPF6300...

  • Page 153: Printing Posters In Sections

    For instructions on printing large posters, refer to the following topics, as appropriate for your computer and operating system. • Printing Large Posters (Windows) →P.138 Note • This method of poster printing is supported in Windows. iPF6300 Printing Posters in Sections...

  • Page 154: Printing Large Posters (windows)

    Driver Dialog Box from Applications (Windows) ") →P.192 Make sure the Main sheet is displayed. In the Media Type list, select the type of paper that is loaded. Click Poster in the Print Target list. Printing Large Posters (Windows) iPF6300...

  • Page 155

    Page Size, click the size of the original as specified in the application. In this case, click ISO A2. Click Manual in the Paper Source list. Click the Layout tab to display the Layout sheet. Select the Page Layout check box. iPF6300 Printing Large Posters (Windows)

  • Page 156

    • Click OK to close the Pages to Print dialog box. Confirm the print settings and print as desired. Note • For tips on confirming print settings, see " Confirming Print Settings (Windows) " →P.188 Printing Large Posters (Windows) iPF6300...

  • Page 157: Centering Originals

    • Roll width: A3/A4 roll (297.0 mm [11.7 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 (Windows) ") →P.192 iPF6300 Printing Originals Centered on Rolls...

  • Page 158

    Page Size list, click the size of the original as specified in the application. In this case, click ISO A4 or Letter (8.5"x11"). Select and click a roll paper in the Paper Source list. Printing Originals Centered on Rolls (Windows) iPF6300...

  • Page 159: Printing Originals Centered On Rolls (mac Os X)

    • Page size: A4 (210.0 × 297.0 mm [8.3 × 11.7 in]) • Paper: Roll paper • Paper type: Plain Paper • Roll paper width: A3/A4 roll (297.0 mm [11.7 in]) iPF6300 Printing Originals Centered on Rolls (Mac OS X)

  • Page 160

    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. Printing Originals Centered on Rolls (Mac OS X) iPF6300...

  • Page 161

    Make your selection in the Print Target list. Make your selection in the Print Quality list. Access the Page Setup pane. Select and click a roll paper in the Paper Source list. iPF6300 Printing Originals Centered on Rolls (Mac OS X)

  • Page 162

    Print Centered check box. Confirm the print settings, and then click Print to start printing. Note • For tips on confirming print settings, see " Confirming Print Settings (Mac OS X) " →P.449 Printing Originals Centered on Rolls (Mac OS X) iPF6300...

  • Page 163: Printing Originals Centered On Sheets

    • 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.(See " Accessing the Printer Driver Dialog Box from Applications (Windows) ") →P.192 iPF6300 Printing Originals Centered on Sheets...

  • Page 164

    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 ISO A4. Select the Enlarged/Reduced Printing check box. Printing Originals Centered on Sheets (Windows) iPF6300...

  • Page 165: Printing Originals Centered On Sheets (mac Os X)

    This topic describes how to center originals for printing on sheets, based on the following example. • Document: Any Type • Page size: A4 • Paper: Sheets • Paper type: Plain Paper • Paper size: Non-standard iPF6300 Printing Originals Centered on Sheets (Mac OS X)

  • Page 166

    Paper Size list, click the size of the original. In this case, click ISO A4 - for Paper Tray (Large Mar- gins). 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. Printing Originals Centered on Sheets (Mac OS X) iPF6300...

  • Page 167

    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. Access the Page Setup pane. Click Manual in the Paper Source list. iPF6300 Printing Originals Centered on Sheets (Mac OS X)

  • Page 168

    • For tips on confirming print settings, see " Confirming Print Settings (Mac OS X) " →P.449 Important • If you have selected Manual as the paper source, follow the instructions on the printer control panel to enter the paper size. Printing Originals Centered on Sheets (Mac OS X) iPF6300...

  • Page 169: Conserving Roll Paper

    Choose Print in the application menu. 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.192 iPF6300 Conserving Roll Paper by Rotating Originals 90 Degrees...

  • Page 170

    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). Conserving Roll Paper by Rotating Originals 90 Degrees (Windows) iPF6300...

  • Page 171: Conserving Roll Paper By Rotating Originals 90 Degrees (mac Os X)

    Page Attributes dialog box from Page Setup. If it is not displayed, the settings are configured in the upper part of the printer driver displayed when you select Print from the application software menu. iPF6300 Conserving Roll Paper by Rotating Originals 90 Degrees (Mac OS X)

  • Page 172

    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. Conserving Roll Paper by Rotating Originals 90 Degrees (Mac OS X) iPF6300...

  • Page 173

    Confirm the print settings, and then click Print to start printing. Note • For tips on confirming print settings, see " Confirming Print Settings (Mac OS X) " →P.449 iPF6300 Conserving Roll Paper by Rotating Originals 90 Degrees (Mac OS X)

  • Page 174: Conserving Roll Paper By Printing Originals Without Top And Bottom Margins

    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 (Windows) →P.192 Conserving Roll Paper by Printing Originals Without Top and Bottom Margins iPF6300...

  • Page 175

    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). iPF6300 Conserving Roll Paper by Printing Originals Without Top and Bottom Margins (Windows)

  • Page 176: Conserving Roll Paper By Printing Originals Without Top And Bottom Margins (mac Os X)

    • Page size: A4 (210.0 × 297.0 mm [8.3 × 11.7 in]) • Paper: Roll paper • Paper type: Plain Paper • Roll paper width: A3/A4 roll (297.0 mm [11.7 in]) Conserving Roll Paper by Printing Originals Without Top and Bottom Margins (Mac OS X) iPF6300...

  • Page 177

    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. iPF6300 Conserving Roll Paper by Printing Originals Without Top and Bottom Margins (Mac OS X)

  • Page 178

    • If the width of the roll loaded in the printer is not shown in Roll Width, click Printer In- formation on the Main pane to update the printer information. Conserving Roll Paper by Printing Originals Without Top and Bottom Margins (Mac OS X) iPF6300...

  • Page 179

    Confirm the print settings, and then click Print to start printing. Note • For tips on confirming print settings, see " Confirming Print Settings (Mac OS X) " →P.449 iPF6300 Conserving Roll Paper by Printing Originals Without Top and Bottom Margins (Mac OS X)

  • Page 180: Using Posterartist To Compose Originals

    Choose Print in the application menu. 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.192 Make sure the Main sheet is displayed. Using PosterArtist to Compose Originals iPF6300...

  • Page 181

    Choose the page to load in PosterArtist. Edit and rearrange the image in the PosterArtist window as desired. Important • Without closing the PosterArtist window, repeat steps 1-8 to arrange originals from multiple ap- plications on the same page. iPF6300 Using PosterArtist to Compose Originals...

  • Page 182

    Enhanced Printing Options > Using PosterArtist to Compose Originals > Note • For instructions on editing and rearranging images, refer to the PosterArtist Manual. Print from the PosterArtist menu. Using PosterArtist to Compose Originals iPF6300...

  • Page 183: Checking Images Before Printing

    While viewing the preview screen, you can also adjust orientation or other settings, and your changes will be instantly applied on the preview screen. Note • Under some settings and in some environments, PageComposer may be started. iPF6300 Checking the Layout in a Preview Before Printing...

  • Page 184

    For instructions on how to check the layout before printing, refer to the following topics: • Checking the Layout in a Preview Before Printing (Windows) →P.189 • Checking the Layout in a Preview Before Printing (Mac OS X) →P.450 Checking the Layout in a Preview Before Printing iPF6300...

  • Page 185: Other Useful Settings

    • Watermark position: Specify the position on the page, the angle, and so on. • Watermark printing method: Specify whether to print the watermark superimposed or under the document image. You can also print the watermark only on the first page, if desired. iPF6300 Printing With Watermarks...

  • Page 186: Printing With Watermarks— Copy, File Copy, And So On (windows)

    Driver Dialog Box from Applications (Windows) ") →P.192 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. Printing with Watermarks— COPY, FILE COPY, and so on (Windows) iPF6300...

  • Page 187

    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 A2/A3 Roll (420.0mm). iPF6300 Printing with Watermarks— COPY, FILE COPY, and so on (Windows)

  • Page 188: Making The Original Orientation Match The Paper Orientation

    Paper is usually loaded in the printer in portrait orientation. When you have an original in landscape orientation, you can specify the printing orientation so that the original is printed in landscape orientation. Making the Original Orientation Match the Paper Orientation iPF6300...

  • Page 189: Making The Original Orientation Match The Paper Orientation (windows)

    Driver Dialog Box from Applications (Windows) ") →P.192 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. iPF6300 Making the Original Orientation Match the Paper Orientation (Windows)

  • Page 190: Making The Original Orientation Match The Paper Orientation (mac Os X)

    • Page size: A4 (210.0 × 297.0 mm [8.3 × 11.7 in]) • Paper: Roll paper • Paper type: Plain Paper • Roll paper width: A2/A3 roll (420.0 mm [16.5 in]) Making the Original Orientation Match the Paper Orientation (Mac OS X) iPF6300...

  • Page 191

    Orientation, click the icon of the document in landscape orientation. 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. iPF6300 Making the Original Orientation Match the Paper Orientation (Mac OS X)

  • Page 192

    Make your selection in the Print Target list. Make your selection in the Print Quality list. Access the Page Setup pane. Select and click a roll paper in the Paper Source list. Making the Original Orientation Match the Paper Orientation (Mac OS X) iPF6300...

  • Page 193

    Confirm the print settings, and then click Print to start printing. Note • For tips on confirming print settings, see " Confirming Print Settings (Mac OS X) " →P.449 iPF6300 Making the Original Orientation Match the Paper Orientation (Mac OS X)

  • Page 194: Using Favorites

    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 (Windows) ") →P.192 Using Favorites iPF6300...

  • Page 195

    Click OK to close the Roll Paper Options dialog box. Confirm the print settings and print as desired. Note • For tips on confirming print settings, see " Confirming Print Settings (Windows) " →P.188 Roll paper will be automatically cut after printing. iPF6300 Cutting Roll Paper After Printing (Windows)

  • Page 196: Cutting Roll Paper After Printing (mac Os X)

    Choose the original size in the Paper Size list. 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. Cutting Roll Paper After Printing (Mac OS X) iPF6300...

  • Page 197

    Access the Page Setup pane. 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. iPF6300 Cutting Roll Paper After Printing (Mac OS X)

  • Page 198

    Click OK to close the Paper Detailed Settings dialog box. Confirm the print settings, and then click Print to start printing. Note • For tips on confirming print settings, see " Confirming Print Settings (Mac OS X) " →P.449 Cutting Roll Paper After Printing (Mac OS X) iPF6300...

  • Page 199: Windows Software

    Windows Software > Windows Software Printer Driver Preview Free Layout Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy Print Plug-In for Photoshop/Digital Photo Professional Print Plug-In for Office Status Monitor Accounting Digital Photo Front-Access Device Setup Utility Media Configuration Tool iPF6300...

  • Page 200: Printer Driver

    For instructions on accessing the Windows printer driver, refer to the following topics. • Accessing the Printer Driver Dialog Box from Applications →P.192 • Accessing the Printer Driver Dialog Box from the Operating System Menu →P.194 Printer Driver Settings iPF6300...

  • Page 201

    • Utility Sheet →P.222 You can specify settings related to maintenance for the Printhead and feed amount, as well as settings for Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy. • Support Sheet →P.223 iPF6300 Printer Driver Settings...

  • Page 202: Specifying Paper In The Printer Driver

    • Always specify the same type and size of paper in the printer menu and printer driver. 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.192 Specifying Paper in the Printer Driver iPF6300...

  • Page 203

    This function requires that the Status Monitor be installed. Click the Page Setup tab to display the Page Setup sheet. iPF6300 Specifying Paper in the Printer Driver...

  • Page 204: Confirming Print Settings

    The page size, paper size, and method and percentage of enlargement or reduc- Middle, bordered area tion are indicated. Illustrations indicate the feed source, orientation, borderless printing selection, Bottom illustrations and other settings information. Confirming Print Settings iPF6300...

  • Page 205: Checking The Layout In A Preview Before Printing

    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.192 Make sure the Main sheet is displayed. Select the Open Preview When Print Job Starts check box. iPF6300 Checking the Layout in a Preview Before Printing...

  • Page 206

    Select the printer in the dialog box, and then display the printer driver dialog box. (Refer to " Accessing the Printer Driver Dialog Box from Applications ") →P.192 Perform normal printing settings. The favorite is registered from here. Using Favorites iPF6300...

  • Page 207

    In Comment, enter a description of the favorite to be added, as desired. Click OK to close the Add dialog box. The favorite you have added is now displayed in Favorites. Note • To save a favorite as a file, click Export and specify the file to save. iPF6300 Using Favorites...

  • Page 208: Accessing The Printer Driver Dialog Box From Applications

    • For instructions on confirming print settings, see " Confirming Print Settings " →P.188 Accessing the Printer Driver Dialog Box from Applications Choose Print from the File menu to display the dialog box for printing conditions. Accessing the Printer Driver Dialog Box from Applications iPF6300...

  • Page 209

    In the following case, click Preferences. • Example: Print dialog box displayed by the application software Six sheets of print settings are displayed by the printer driver: Main, Page Setup, Layout, Favorites, Utility, and Support. iPF6300 Accessing the Printer Driver Dialog Box from Applications...

  • Page 210: 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 properties dialog box. Accessing the Printer Driver Dialog Box from the Operating System Menu iPF6300...

  • Page 211

    • The Device Settings sheet is also an extension of the printer driver.(See " Device Settings Sheet ") →P.224 Six sheets of print settings are displayed by the printer driver: Main, Page Setup, Layout, Favorites, Utility, and Support. iPF6300 Accessing the Printer Driver Dialog Box from the Operating System Menu...

  • Page 212: Main Sheet

    • Paper Information on Printer Dialog Box →P.199 Advanced Settings Displays Paper Detailed Settings. You can configure the printing settings to match the type of media, such as the ink drying time. • Paper Detailed Settings Dialog Box →P.200 Main Sheet iPF6300...

  • Page 213: Status Monitor

    Choose presets that match the type of document to be printed. • Printing Photos and Images →P.17 • Printing Office Documents →P.33 Note • Depending on the Media Type setting, some Print Target options may not be available. Print Quality Choose the level of print quality. iPF6300 Main Sheet...

  • Page 214: View Settings

    High-Precision Text and Fine Lines cannot be checked at the same time. • To improve print quality, you may need to adjust the position of the printhead. (See " Enhancing Print- ing Quality ") →P.710 Color Mode Choose the color mode. Main Sheet iPF6300...

  • Page 215: Paper Information On Printer Dialog Box

    Note • To display the Paper Information on Printer dialog box, on the Main sheet, click Get Information by Media Type.(See " Main Sheet ") →P.196 iPF6300 Paper Information on Printer Dialog Box...

  • Page 216: Paper Detailed Settings Dialog Box

    Specify the length of the Near End Margin (the leading edge margin) of the roll, as needed. 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. Paper Detailed Settings Dialog Box iPF6300...

  • Page 217: View Settings Dialog Box For The Printing Application

    Here, you can confirm detailed settings values for each listed item for the selected Print Target. Color Adjustment Sheet: Color If the color tone as printed is not as you expected, you can adjust it on the Color Adjustment sheet. iPF6300 View Settings Dialog Box for the Printing Application...

  • Page 218

    (that is, the original photo that was scanned or the original graphic as it appears on the computer screen). Contrast Adjust the contrast of the darkest and lightest portions relative to each other, as desired. Increasing the Contrast makes images sharper, and reducing the Contrast softens images. Color Adjustment Sheet: Color iPF6300...

  • Page 219: Object Adjustment Dialog Box: Color

    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. Text Select this option to apply color adjustment to text. iPF6300 Object Adjustment dialog box: Color...

  • Page 220: Matching Sheet

    Matching Mode. Color Space Select the applicable color space as desired. Monitor White Point Enter the color temperature set on the monitor. Displayed when the Matching Method is set to Monitor Matching. Matching Sheet iPF6300...

  • Page 221

    Graphics and Text, clear Use the Same Profile for All Objects and specify the indi- vidual settings. Printer Profile Settings Specify the printer profile as desired. Normally, select Auto Settings. Note • For details on settings items, see " Adjusting the Color in the Printer Driver " →P.40 iPF6300 Matching Sheet...

  • Page 222: Ambient Light Adjust Dialog Box

    Color Temperature measured during monitor calibration. Displayed when the Matching Method is set to Monitor Matching on the Matching sheet. Illuminance Enter the Illuminance measured during monitor calibration. Displayed when the Matching Method is set to Monitor Matching on the Matching sheet. Ambient Light Adjust dialog box iPF6300...

  • Page 223

    Enter the Illuminance measured using the i1 colorimeter. Displayed when the Matching Method is set to Monitor Matching on the Matching sheet. Note • For details on settings items, see " Adjusting the Color in the Printer Driver " →P.40 iPF6300 Ambient Light Adjust dialog box...

  • Page 224: Light Source Check Tool

    Reference Guide.(See " Types of Paper ") →P.665 Paper Source Choose the paper source, as desired. Options displayed in the list vary depending on the selection in Media Type in the Main sheet. Print Click to print the Chart. Light Source Check Tool iPF6300...

  • Page 225: Color Adjustment Sheet: Monochrome

    (that is, the original photo that was scanned or the original graphic as it appears on the computer screen). Contrast Adjust the contrast of the darkest and lightest portions relative to each other, as desired. Increasing the Contrast makes images sharper, and reducing the Contrast softens images. iPF6300 Color Adjustment Sheet: Monochrome...

  • Page 226: Object Adjustment Dialog Box: Monochrome

    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. Text Select this option to apply color adjustment to text. Object Adjustment dialog box: Monochrome iPF6300...

  • Page 227: Gray Adjustment Sheet

    You can adjust the square area in the center by clicking or dragging it. Drag the vertical or horizontal scroll bars for adjustment, as desired. You can click the arrows by the X (horizontal) and Y (vertical) boxes or enter the values directly. iPF6300 Gray Adjustment Sheet...

  • Page 228: 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 Size Select the page size as specified in the source application. For details on available page sizes, see " Paper Sizes " →P.668 Page Setup Sheet iPF6300...

  • Page 229

    • Resizing Originals to Match the Paper Size →P.58 • Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width →P.64 • Resizing Originals by Entering a Scaling Value →P.69 Fit Paper Size Scales the document image to match the paper size. iPF6300 Page Setup Sheet...

  • Page 230

    • Printing Multiple Pages Continuously →P.125 Size Options Click to display the Paper Size Options dialog box, which enables you to register additional paper sizes or select the size system for use. • Paper Size Options Dialog Box →P.215 Page Setup Sheet iPF6300...

  • Page 231: Paper Size Options Dialog Box

    Specify the desired Width and Height. You can make your selection from sizes that are compatible with Borderless Printing by selecting Borderless Printing Size. To maintain the aspect ratio of the Width and Height as you resize the paper, select Fix the Ratio of the Width to Height. iPF6300 Paper Size Options Dialog Box...

  • Page 232: Layout Sheet

    • Page Layout Printing • Pages to Print • Free Layout Settings Watermark Activating this option makes two settings available, Watermarks and Edit Watermark. • Printing With Watermarks →P.169 Layout Sheet iPF6300...

  • Page 233: Special Settings

    If the printing results are not as you expected, click this option to change how printing is processed. • Special Settings Dialog Box →P.219 Defaults Click to restore all settings on the sheet to the default values. iPF6300 Layout Sheet...

  • Page 234: Page Options Dialog Box

    • If you specify the same position for multiple items, the items are printed from left to right in this order: date, user name, and page number. • When you print multiple pages per sheet using Page Layout Printing or similar functions, these items will be printed for each page. Page Options Dialog Box iPF6300...

  • Page 235: Special Settings Dialog Box

    If image colors are inconsistent in printed documents or if lines are printed in varying thicknesses, clearing this option may help produce the expected results. Important • This function cannot be used on 64-bit version of Windows. iPF6300 Special Settings Dialog Box...

  • Page 236: Favorites Sheet

    Delete Click to delete the selected favorite from the Favorites list. Edit Click to display the Edit dialog box, which enables you to change the name and icon for the favorite selected in the Favorites list. Favorites Sheet iPF6300...

  • Page 237

    Click to display the Save As dialog box, which enables you to save the favorite settings as a file. Click to move the selected favorite up in the Favorites list. Down Click to move the selected favorite down in the Favorites list. iPF6300 Favorites Sheet...

  • Page 238: Utility Sheet

    Click to launch Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy (iR enlargement copy), which enables you to create hot fold- ers used for Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy and assign print settings to hot folders. • Printing Enlargements of Scanned Originals from a Color imageRUNNER →P.279 For details, see Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy →P.267 Utility Sheet iPF6300...

  • Page 239: 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 consumables, check for printer driver updates, and browse other information.

  • Page 240: Settings Summaries Dialog Box

    Many settings items on the printer properties sheets are controlled by Windows applications. However, the Device Set- tings sheet is for configuring the printer, and it is an extension of the printer driver. The following settings are available on the Device Settings sheet. Settings Summaries Dialog Box iPF6300...

  • Page 241

    Windows Software > Printer Driver > About You can display version information for the printer driver. iPF6300 Device Settings Sheet...

  • Page 242: Preview

    Follow the procedure below to start the Preview. 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. Note • Normally, select Print from the File menu. The Features of Preview iPF6300...

  • Page 243

    Click the OK button to save the settings. Note • Your printer is depicted in the lower-left area of this screen. On the Print dialog box in the apllication software, click the Print button. Preview main window is displayed. iPF6300 Starting Preview...

  • Page 244: Preview Main Window

    • You can use the View menu to show or hide the tool bar. Menu Bar This allows you to select menus required for operations. Tool Bar This allows you to select tool buttons required for major operations. Preview Main Window iPF6300...

  • Page 245

    Windows Software > Preview > 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. iPF6300 Preview Main Window...

  • Page 246

    Windows Software > Preview > For more information about Dialog Area, see "Dialog Area." →P.231 Status Bar This shows the message, Pages and Output Size. Preview Main Window iPF6300...

  • Page 247: Dialog Area

    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. For more information about No Spaces at Top or Bottom, see "Not Print Spaces at the Top/Bottom." →P.238 iPF6300 Dialog Area...

  • Page 248: Enlarge/reduce The Screen Display

    First Page Go to the first page. Previous Page Go to the previous page. Next Page Go to the next page. Last Page Go to the last page. Go To Page Go to the specified page. Enlarge/Reduce the screen display iPF6300...

  • Page 249: Using The Ruler

    Use Driver Settings Follows printer driver settings when determining whether to rotate pages. Selecting Rotate 90 Degrees If Possible or Placing a checkmark for Rotate Page 90 degrees (Conserve Paper) on the printer driver iPF6300 Using the ruler...

  • Page 250

    Windows Software > Preview > Selecting Use Driver Settings Priority setting for rotating 90 degrees iPF6300...

  • Page 251: Printing With 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 Turn at the position of Lower Button Turn at the position of iPF6300 Printing with Selecting the Layout...

  • Page 252

    • You can select only Upper Button or Lower Button if Cut Sheet is selected. Button Details The button is selected currently. The button can be selected. The button can not be selected. Click the Print Button. Printing on the selected layout begins. Printing with Selecting the Layout iPF6300...

  • Page 253: 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. Note • Available only if rolls are selected in Paper Source. iPF6300 Print on the Center...

  • Page 254: 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. Click the No Spaces at Top or Bottom check box on. Click the Print button. Printing on the settings with no spaces at top or bottom begins. Not Print Spaces at the Top/Bottom iPF6300...

  • Page 255: Free Layout

    This can be used such as for advertising posters that are suspended from the ceiling. Note • The media type, image size, detailed media settings, and the printer settings can cause the actual print output to differ from the Free Layout settings. iPF6300 The Features of Free Layout...

  • Page 256: Operating Environment

    From the application software's File menu, select the printer setup menu to open the Print dialog box. Note • Normally, select Print from the File menu. From the list, select the printer and select the Layout sheet. Note • Your printer is depicted in the lower-left area of this screen. Operating Environment iPF6300...

  • Page 257

    Click the OK button to save the settings. Note • When you select Free Layout, all other setting items will be disabled. On the Print dialog box in the apllication software, click the Print button. Free Layout main window is displayed. iPF6300 Starting Free Layout...

  • Page 258: Free Layout Main Window

    • You can use the View menu to show or hide the tool and status bar. Menu Bar This allows you to select menus required for operations. Tool Bar This allows you to select tool buttons required for major operations. Free Layout Main Window iPF6300...

  • Page 259

    Windows Software > Free Layout > 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. iPF6300 Free Layout Main Window...

  • Page 260: Detailed Settings

    →P.184 Note • When you select the Detailed Settings, the only three sheets displayed are the Main sheet, the Page Set- up sheet, and the Layout sheet. Some of the printer driver settings may be disabled. Detailed Settings iPF6300...

  • Page 261: Preferences Dialog Box

    Change the object-to-object spacing to be applied in the operation of laying out objects automatically. Note • You can input between 0.0 and 100.0(mm) (between 0.00 and 3.94(inch)). • You can change the numbers by clicking either ▲ button or ▼ button. iPF6300 Preferences Dialog Box...

  • Page 262

    The one-page length to be printed on roll paper is automatically set so that the laid-out objects are printed on one page. Manual Settings You can input the length of one page to print on roll paper in numerical charac- ters. Page Options Dialog Box iPF6300...

  • Page 263: Zoom Dialog Box

    This dialog box appears when you select Zoom from the View menu. You can enlarge or reduce the screen display. Scaling Set the magnification for enlargement or reduction of the screen display. Note • You can input between 25 and 400. • You can change the numbers by clicking ▼ button. iPF6300 Zoom Dialog Box...

  • Page 264: Format Dialog Box

    Prints by enlarging or reducing each object to match the paper size. If you are using roll paper, objects are enlarged or reduced so that the width of each object matches the width of the roll paper. Fit Photo Size Prints all of the objects at the specified photo size. Format Dialog Box iPF6300...

  • Page 265: Object Position

    You can input the number of the horizontal position in numerical characters. Page Pos You can input the number of the page position in numerical characters. Object Size You can confirm the object size. Note • When several objects are selected, you cannot display Object Size. iPF6300 Format Dialog Box...

  • Page 266: Laying Out A Multiple-file Document On One

    • Normally, select Print from the File menu. Click Properties to open the Properties dialog box. In the Page Setup sheet, select Paper Source. Note • Your printer is depicted in the lower-left area of this screen. Laying out a Multiple-File Document on One Page iPF6300...

  • Page 267

    • When you select Free Layout, all other setting items will be disabled. 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. iPF6300 Laying out a Multiple-File Document on One Page...

  • Page 268: Laying Out A Document Created With Multiple Application Programs On One

    You can lay out and print a document created with multiple application programs on one page. From the application software's File menu, select the printer setup menu to open the Print dialog box. Note • Normally, select Print from the File menu. Laying out a Document Created with Multiple Application Programs on One Page iPF6300...

  • Page 269

    Click Properties to open the Properties dialog box. In the Page Setup sheet, select Paper Source. Note • Your printer is depicted in the lower-left area of this screen. iPF6300 Laying out a Document Created with Multiple Application Programs on One Page...

  • Page 270

    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. Laying out a Document Created with Multiple Application Programs on One Page iPF6300...

  • Page 271: Selecting An Object

    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 other application software and repeat the above steps. Selecting an Object When an object is selected, a select box (blue border) appears around the object. iPF6300 Selecting an Object...

  • Page 272: Changing The Object Size

    Place the pointer at a corner of the selection box around the object to show the arrow handle, and drag this han- dle to change the object size. Resizing by specifying a scaling value Select an object. Click on the Enl./Red. checkbox in the Format Dialog Box and select Scaling. →P.248 Changing the Object Size iPF6300...

  • Page 273: Moving An Object

    Alternatively, you can move the Object Position by changing the values in Vertical Pos, Horizontal Pos and Page Pos in the Format Dialog Box →P.248 Rotating an Object You can rotate the object. Select an object. iPF6300 Moving an Object...

  • Page 274: Laying Out Objects Automatically

    • The object layout order varies depending on the Order setting in the Page Options Dialog dialog box. →P.246 Aligning Objects You can align objects systematically. Select multiple objects. Click the align button from the toolbar. Alternatively, you may select the align menu from the Object menu. Laying out Objects Automatically iPF6300...

  • Page 275

    Free Layout > 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. iPF6300 Aligning Objects...

  • Page 276

    Free Layout > Align Left Lays out the objects, justifying them to the left. Center Horizontally Lays out the objects, justifying them to the horizontal center. Align Right Lays out the objects, justifying them to the right. Aligning Objects iPF6300...

  • Page 277: Changing The Object Overlapping Order

    • You can also select by clicking the right button of the mouse on an object. Bring to Front Moves the object to the frontmost position. Send to Back Moves the object to the backmost position. iPF6300 Changing the Object Overlapping Order...

  • Page 278: Pasting A Copied Or Cut Object

    • In order to paste an object on any position that you like, you can paste the object with Pointed Paste by clicking the right button of the mouse on any position that you want. Pasting a Copied or Cut Object iPF6300...

  • Page 279: Folded Duplex Window

    • The toolbar and status bar can be toggled between hidden and displayed from the View menu. Menu Bar This allows you to select menus required for operations. Tool Bar This allows you to select tool buttons required for major operations. iPF6300 Folded Duplex Window...

  • Page 280: Finished Size Settings Dialog Box

    This dialog box is displayed when you select Finished Size Settings from the Edit menu. This allows you to configure finished size settings. Finished Size Selects the method for setting the finished size. The following settings are available for the finished size. Finished Size Settings Dialog Box iPF6300...

  • Page 281: Binding Settings Dialog Box

    • The values that can be entered are 0 to 50 (mm). Print Fold Lines Configures the color and type of fold lines. Note • To not print fold lines, clear the Print Fold Lines checkbox. iPF6300 Binding Settings Dialog Box...

  • Page 282: Prints Using Folded Duplex

    • When the Only Print Center and Edges checkbox is selected, fold lines are only printed at the three locations of the center and both edges. Click OK to save the settings. Confirm the print setting and begin printing. Prints using Folded Duplex iPF6300...

  • Page 283: Color Imagerunner Enlargement Copy

    To start by selecting Printers and Faxes from the start button Open the folder of the OS you are using for configuring printers. For example, on Windows XP click the start button on the desktop, and then select Printers and Faxes. iPF6300 The Features of Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy...

  • Page 284

    Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy utility will appear on the task bar when starting Windows thereafter. To start by selecting Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy from the start button From the Windows start button, select Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy. Starting Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy iPF6300...

  • Page 285: Color Imagerunner Enlargement Copy Dialog Box

    Click the button to open the Easy Setup Wizard dialog box so that you can add a hot folder. Edit Button From the Hot Folder list, select a hot folder and click the button to open the Add/Edit Hot Folder dialog box that allows you to edit the hot folder. iPF6300 Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy Dialog Box...

  • Page 286: Hot Folder

    • You can create a new hot folder, edit or delete an existing one, and set print conditions at will. Note • You can create up to 20 hot folders. Hot Folder iPF6300...

  • Page 287: Creating A New Hot Folder

    Open the Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy dialog box, and then click the Add button. Note • For the step to open the Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy dialog box, see "Starting Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy." →P.267 The Easy Setup Wizard dialog box displays. Click the Next button. iPF6300 Creating a New Hot Folder...

  • Page 288

    Select the media type to print. Note • If the Borderless Printing checkbox is checked, only media types that can be used for borderless printing are displayed in the list. Click the Next button. Creating a New Hot Folder iPF6300...

  • Page 289

    Shared Name. Click the Next button. Note • This shared name is used as the name of the hot folder. • You cannot use the Back button, after clicking the Next button here. iPF6300 Creating a New Hot Folder...

  • Page 290

    Windows Software > Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy > Click Finish button to close the Easy Setup Wizard dialog box. Creating a New Hot Folder iPF6300...

  • Page 291: Specifying An Existing Shared Folder As A Hot Folder

    Open the Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy dialog box, and then click the Add button. Note • For the step to open the Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy dialog box, see "Starting Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy." →P.267 iPF6300 Specifying an Existing Shared Folder as a Hot Folder...

  • Page 292

    Click the Manual Settings button. The Add/Edit Hot Folder dialog box displays. Enter the hot folder name in Name. Click the Browse botton, with selecting Specify a folder, to set the existing shared folder. Specifying an Existing Shared Folder as a Hot Folder iPF6300...

  • Page 293

    Select the folder to specify a hot folder, and click the OK button. As necessary, set the print conditions in the hot folder. (See "Setting the Print Parameters.") →P.278 Click the OK button to close the Add/Edit Hot Folder dialog box. iPF6300 Specifying an Existing Shared Folder as a Hot Folder...

  • Page 294: Setting The Print Parameters

    • The only three sheets displayed are the Main sheet, the Page Setup sheet, and the Layout sheet. Some of the printer driver settings may be disabled. Apply Sharpness Place a checkmark here to set the sharpness. Setting the Print Parameters iPF6300...

  • Page 295: Printing Enlargements Of Scanned Originals From A Color Imagerunner

    Follow these steps to register and modify hot folders. Display the printer driver dialog box. (See "Accessing the Printer Driver Dialog Box from the Operating Sys- tem Menu .") →P.194 iPF6300 Printing Enlargements of Scanned Originals from a Color imageRUNNER...

  • Page 296

    Press Start on the control panel. If you scan originals on the platen glass, after scanning all originals, press Done on the touch-panel display. Scanned originals are sent to the hot folder and automatically enlarged and printed following the conditions you specified for the folder. Printing Enlargements of Scanned Originals from a Color imageRUNNER iPF6300...

  • Page 297: Print Plug-in For Photoshop/digital Photo Professional

    Store Print History to Print Preferences .................... 330 Delete Print History ........................... 333 Export Print History from Print Preferences ..................335 Import Print History to Print Preferences ................... 336 Delete Print History from Print Preferences ..................338 Set Information to Print with Image ....................340 iPF6300...

  • Page 298: The Features Of Print Plug-in

    Photoshop CS4 are installed. Note that Print Plug-In only supports the 32-bit version of Photo- shop CS4. It does not operate in the 64-bit version of Photoshop CS4. • The supported OS version differs for each version of Digital Photo Professional. The Features of Print Plug-In iPF6300...

  • Page 299: Installation Procedures

    • If the installer screen does not appear, open the CD-ROM icon in My Computer and click on setup.exe to open the icon. Click imagePROGRAF Print Plug-in button. Click the appropriate Install button for your Print Plug-In. iPF6300 Installation Procedures...

  • Page 300

    PC. Install the Print Plug-In after installing, opening and quitting Photoshop. Click Next button. After you have read the Licensing Agreement, select I accept the terms of the license agreement and click the Next button. Installation Procedures iPF6300...

  • Page 301: Uninstall Procedures

    • Uninstall the Print Plug-In for Photoshop Select start in Control Panel menu. Open Add or Remove Programs. Select Canon iPFxxxx Print Plug-In for Photoshop xx, then click Change/Remove. • Uninstall the Print Plug-In for Digital Photo Professional iPF6300 Uninstall Procedures...

  • Page 302: Starting From Photoshop

    Print Plug-In for Photoshop/Digital Photo Professional > Select start in Control Panel menu. Open Add or Remove Programs. Select Canon iPFxxxx Print Plug-In for Digital Photo Professional, then click Change/Remove. Note • iPFxxxx is the name of your printer. Starting from Photoshop Follow the procedure below to start the Print Plug-In from Photoshop.

  • Page 303: Starting From Digital Photo Professional

    Adobe CMM has not been installed, a message is displayed and the source profile is changed to Adobe RGB. If you want to use an ICCv4 profile, close the plug-in and then install Adobe CMM. Refer to Using Adobe CMM for details on how to install Adobe CMM. →P.319 iPF6300 Starting from Digital Photo Professional...

  • Page 304: Print Plug-in Main Window

    When you select a tab, a sheet is displayed. The settings available on each sheet are as follows. • Main Sheet →P.291 • Page Setup Sheet →P.295 • Color Settings Sheet →P.298 • Print History Sheet →P.299 • Support Sheet →P.300 Print Plug-In Main Window iPF6300...

  • Page 305

    • PrintButton Click this button to begin printing. • QuitButton Click this button to close the Print Plug-In window and return to application software. • HelpButton Click this button to display the Print Plug-In Help file. iPF6300 Print Plug-In Main Window...

  • Page 306: Preview Area

    • When you select Preview in the Image, then select a portion of the image on the preview display, this becomes valid. Perform Proof in Preview Place a checkmark here to simulate the colors of the output product in the preview. Preview Area iPF6300...

  • Page 307

    Click the Close button to return to Print Plug-In. Main Sheet You can use this sheet to perform basic settings such as selecting a printer, setting the media type, or adjusting image quality. Printer The printer types are displayed. iPF6300 Main Sheet...

  • Page 308: Select Button

    High Choose this setting to print at high resolution when quality is most important. Printing takes longer and consumes more ink than in Standard or Draft modes, but this mode offers exceptional printing quality. Main Sheet iPF6300...

  • Page 309

    In subdued, dark photos, optimal color matching is applied to attractive repro- Areas) duction images of people and dark scenes. Saturation This converts the image to an image with heightened color saturation. The color balance of pictures and drawings may change. iPF6300 Main Sheet...

  • Page 310

    Clicking the button opens the Set Configuration dialog box that provides settings for the adjustment of image sharp- ness and image enlargement method. For more information about Set Configuration, see "Set Configuration Dialog Box." →P.303 Defaults button Click the button to return all of the settings on the Main sheet to their defaults. Main Sheet iPF6300...

  • Page 311

    Scaling This enlarges/reduces the entire image by the specified scaling value. Input the scaling value in numerical characters. You can specify a range between 5-600%. *You can change the numbers by clicking either ▲ or ▼. iPF6300 Page Setup Sheet...

  • Page 312

    Upper-Left of Roll Paper Prints the top left of Media Size on the top left of the selected roll paper. Center of Roll Paper Prints the center of Media Size on the center of the selected roll paper. Page Setup Sheet iPF6300...

  • Page 313

    Click the Size Options button to open the Size Options dialog box and you can select a media name, size and other settings. For more information about the size options, see "Size Options Dialog Box." →P.305 Defaults button Click the button to return all of the settings on the Page Setup sheet to their defaults. iPF6300 Page Setup Sheet...

  • Page 314: Color Settings Sheet

    • You can check the adjustments in the preview display. Contrast You can relatively adjust the brightness of the brightest and darkness areas by either inputting a numerical value or dragging the slide bar. Note • You can check the adjustments in the preview display. Color Settings Sheet iPF6300...

  • Page 315: Print History Sheet

    Note • You can check the 3 print preferences in the preview display. Apply button When you click the button, the print setting content applies to the current image selected with Print History and Fa- vorites. iPF6300 Print History Sheet...

  • Page 316

    Click the button to display the Edit Comment dialog box, where you can edit the comment. Support Sheet You can display product support information and the electronic manual. Support Information button Click the button to display websites that contain the latest product information. Support Sheet iPF6300...

  • Page 317

    This sets the wait time between line scans during printing. Setting Details Printer Default The settings of the printer operating panel are applied. None The printing continues to the next line immediately after the last line. iPF6300 Paper Detailed Settings Dialog Box...

  • Page 318

    Specify whether to print a mirror image, as needed. Select this option to print a version of the document or image with the left and right sides inverted. Unidirectional Printing Select this checkbox to prevent problems such as misaligned lines and improve the print quality. However, the printing speed becomes slower. Paper Detailed Settings Dialog Box iPF6300...

  • Page 319: Set Configuration Dialog Box

    • If printing does not finish correctly because it was canceled or an error occurred, the plug-in does not close. Initialize all warning dialog boxes When this is checked, all of the warning dialog boxes that have been set to "Do not show this screen again" become displayed. iPF6300 Set Configuration Dialog Box...

  • Page 320: Icc Conversion Options Dialog Box

    Black Ink is automatically turned on and becomes grayed out. Simulate Black Ink Select this when performing simulation of black ink. In order to enable this set- ting, Adobe CMM needs to be selected under Conversion Engine. ICC Conversion Options dialog box iPF6300...

  • Page 321: Roll Paper Options Dialog Box

    This dialog box appears when you click the Size Options button on the Page Setup Sheet. You can select a media name, size and other settings. Paper Size List Displays all the standard sizes and custom media sizes. iPF6300 Roll Paper Options Dialog Box...

  • Page 322: Curves Dialog Box

    Click the button to register the contents of the settings. Curves Dialog Box This dialog box appears when you click the Curves button on the Color Settings Sheet. You can set Channel and other settings. Channel Select from among RGB, Red, Green, or Blue. Curves Dialog Box iPF6300...

  • Page 323: Print History Details Dialog Box

    This dialog box appears when you click the Details button on the Print History Sheet. This controls print history. For more information about Print History Details, see "Utilize Print History." →P.328 Print History Print History appears in list format. iPF6300 Print History Details Dialog Box...

  • Page 324

    When you select this the Main sheet settings are displayed. Page Setup When you select this the Page Setup sheet settings are displayed. Color Settings When you select this the Color Settings sheet settings are displayed. Print History Details Dialog Box iPF6300...

  • Page 325: Utilize Three Types Of Previews

    • There is no checkmark in Borderless Printing. • There is no checkmark in Enlarged/Reduced Printing or Scaling has been selected. • Center of Roll Paper has not been selected in Layout.. iPF6300 Utilize Three Types of Previews...

  • Page 326: Check The Original Image With Image

    Check Image with Roll Paper Preview Display the media size and roll paper information on the top in the layout printing on roll paper in Roll Paper Preview Select Roll Paper Preview in Preview. Check the original image with Image iPF6300...

  • Page 327: Print With A Desired Picture Quality

    • When you select High Gradation 8bit, images are processed at 8 bit/channel (24 bit). • When you select Highest Gradation 16bit, images are processed at 16bit/channel (48 bit). • Highest Gradation 16bit will not display with some Media Type or Input Resolution to Plug- in settings. iPF6300 Print with a Desired Picture Quality...

  • Page 328: Adjust The Colors And Print

    • High for Yellow • Low for Saturation • Warm Black for Gray Tone • Enhance brightness for the curves The above image adjustments are reflected in the before and after images below. Before Application After Application Adjust the Colors and Print iPF6300...

  • Page 329

    • You can change the numbers by inputting in numerical characters. • You can change the numbers by clicking either ▲ button or ▼ button. Click the Curves button then click near the center of the curve. iPF6300 Adjust the Colors while Checking the Preview (for Color)

  • Page 330: Adjust The Colors While Checking The Preview (for Monochrome)

    • Light for Highlight • Light for Shadow • Enhance brightness for the curves The unapplied and the applied images of the above image adjustments are as below. Before Application After Application Adjust the Colors while Checking the Preview (for Monochrome) iPF6300...

  • Page 331

    In Shadow, drag the slide bar toward Light. Note • You can change the numbers by inputting in numerical characters. • You can change the numbers by clicking either ▲ button or ▼ button. iPF6300 Adjust the Colors while Checking the Preview (for Monochrome)

  • Page 332: Adjust The Colors By Color Matching

    ICC (Inter- national Color Consortium) color profile settings, matching method settings, and settings for the internal profile, which performs optimum color conversion in response to media and resolution settings. Display the Main sheet. Adjust the Colors by Color Matching iPF6300...

  • Page 333: Print High-quality Adobe Rgb16bit Images

    Adobe RGB16bit image data has been retouched in Photoshop, without compromising the level of tone in the image. Select the Adobe RGB16bit image data in Photoshop and start Print Plug-In. (See "Starting from Photoshop.") →P.286 Click button. iPF6300 Print High-Quality Adobe RGB16bit Images...

  • Page 334

    If required, adjust the colors using color matching. Note • For more information about the color matching, see "Adjust the Colors by Color Matching." →P.316 Click the Print button. Printing of the Adobe RGB16bit image begins. Print High-Quality Adobe RGB16bit Images iPF6300...

  • Page 335: Prints Monochrome Photographs With High Quality

    Enter "Adobe CMM" in the search input box on the screen. Search for the "Adobe Color Management Module (CMM)" item and select the Windows version. Download the file by following the on-screen directions. iPF6300 Prints monochrome photographs with high quality...

  • Page 336

    • Check with Adobe for details. How to Use Adobe CMM The procedure for using Adobe CMM is as follows. Display the Main sheet. Select one of the ICC profiles as the Output Profile. Click the ICC Conversion Options button. Using Adobe CMM iPF6300...

  • Page 337: Perform Black Point Compensation

    Display the Main sheet. Select one of the ICC profiles as the Output Profile. Click the ICC Conversion Options button to open the ICC Conversion Options dialog box. Select Adobe CMM as the Conversion Engine. iPF6300 Perform Black Point Compensation...

  • Page 338: Perform Printing Press Simulation Print

    Display the Main sheet. Select one of the ICC profiles as the Output Profile. Check the Proof check box and select the profile for the printing press you want to target from the list on the right. Perform Printing Press Simulation Print iPF6300...

  • Page 339: Enlarge/reduce And Print

    • When you need to print on the full width of roll media, see "Enlarge/Reduce and Print Matching Width of Roll Paper." →P.324 • When you do the procedure below to print on roll media, the print job will match the size of the output with the media selected with the Paper Size setting. iPF6300 Enlarge/Reduce and Print...

  • Page 340: Enlarge/reduce And Print Matching Width Of Roll Paper

    Note • Printing will not occur properly when a print roll is not set to the printer. Enlarge/Reduce and Print Matching Width of Roll Paper iPF6300...

  • Page 341

    • This is not displayed when a checkmark is placed in Borderless Printing. Select Fit Roll Paper Width. Click the Print button. The image prints covering the entire width of the roll paper. iPF6300 Enlarge/Reduce and Print Matching Width of Roll Paper...

  • Page 342: Specify Scaling, Enlarge/reduce And Print

    • The size of the width and height proportionally grow when the image is enlarged/reduced. Either drag the image on the Print Area Layout preview, or set the print position Layout. Click the Print button. Specify Scaling, Enlarge/Reduce and Print iPF6300...

  • Page 343: Print With No Borders

    Click the Borderless Printing check box on. Note • Select the width for roll paper set in the printer in Roll Paper Width in the Specify Roll Paper Width dialog box, and click OK. Click the Print button. Borderless printing begins. iPF6300 Print with No Borders...

  • Page 344: Customize Media Settings

    • Delete Print History →P.333 • Export Print History from Print Preferences →P.335 • Import Print History to Print Preferences →P.336 • Delete Print History from Print Preferences →P.338 • Set Information to Print with Image →P.340 Customize Media Settings iPF6300...

  • Page 345: Confirm Print History Details

    • Select the print history you wish to check the details of, from either Print History or Favorites in the Print History Details dialog box. Check the print history details in Settings, and click the OK button. Note • You can display the print history details by switching the sheets. iPF6300 Confirm Print History Details...

  • Page 346: Apply Print History To An Image

    You can store often-used print history to print preferences. Not only can you store the print history stored under a differ- ent name in print preferences, you can also find it with ease. Note • You can store up to 200 print history items to print preferences. Apply Print History to an Image iPF6300...

  • Page 347

    Click the Details button. Select the print history you wish to store in print preferences from Print History in the Print History Details dialog box, and check the print history details in Settings. iPF6300 Store Print History to Print Preferences...

  • Page 348

    Select the print history you wish to store in print preferences from Print History and click the button. In the Add Favorites dialog box input the name of the print history in Name, input a comment in Comment, and click the OK button. Store Print History to Print Preferences iPF6300...

  • Page 349: Delete Print History

    Click the OK button to close the Print History Details dialog box. Delete Print History You can delete print history. Important • Be aware that you cannot undo deletions of print history. Display the Print History sheet. Click the Details button. iPF6300 Delete Print History...

  • Page 350

    Select the print history you wish to delete from Print History in the Print History Details dialog box, and click the Delete button. Click the OK button. Click the OKbutton to close the Print History Details dialog box. Delete Print History iPF6300...

  • Page 351: Export Print History From Print Preferences

    You can export print history stored in print preferences as a file. Display the Print History sheet. Click the Details button. Select the print history you wish to export from Favorites in the Print History Details dialog box, and click the Export button. iPF6300 Export Print History from Print Preferences...

  • Page 352: Import Print History To Print Preferences

    Click the OK button to close the Print History Details dialog box. Import Print History to Print Preferences You can import print history in file format and store it to print preferences. Display the Print History sheet. Click the Details button. Import Print History to Print Preferences iPF6300...

  • Page 353

    • The print history file name suffix is *.pjb. • You cannot import a print history file exported from a different OS in Print Plug-In. • You cannot import a print history file exported from a different printer in Print Plug-In. iPF6300 Import Print History to Print Preferences...

  • Page 354: Delete Print History From Print Preferences

    Delete Print History from Print Preferences You can delete print history store to print preferences. You cannot store more than 200 print history items in print pref- erences. Display the Print History sheet. Click the Details button. Delete Print History from Print Preferences iPF6300...

  • Page 355

    Select the print history you wish to delete from Favorites in the Print History Details dialog box, and click the Delete button. Click the OK button. Click the OK button to close the Print History Details dialog box. iPF6300 Delete Print History from Print Preferences...

  • Page 356: Set Information To Print With Image

    Click the information check box you wish to print on. When you wish to edit the comment, click the Edit Comment button. Note • When you do not wish to edit the comment, move to step 7. Set Information to Print with Image iPF6300...

  • Page 357

    Windows Software > Print Plug-In for Photoshop/Digital Photo Professional > Input the comment in the Edit Comment dialog box, and click OK button. Click the Print button. Comments are printed with images. iPF6300 Set Information to Print with Image...

  • Page 358: Print Plug-in For Office

    Operating Environment Print Plug-In for Office 's operating environment is as below. • Compatible Operating System Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008, Windows 7 • Software that requires installation Print Plug-In for Office features iPF6300...

  • Page 359: Steps To Install

    Insert "User Software CD-ROM" into the CD-ROM drive and start the installer. Note • If the installer screen does not display, open the CD-ROM icon from My Computer, click set- up.exe, and open the icon. Click the Install Individual Software button. iPF6300 Steps to install...

  • Page 360

    Windows Software > Print Plug-In for Office > Click Install in imagePROGRAF Print Plug-In for Office. Click the Next button. Steps to install iPF6300...

  • Page 361

    Windows Software > Print Plug-In for Office > Read the License Agreement, and click the Yes button. Click the Start button. Click the Yes button. iPF6300 Steps to install...

  • Page 362: Steps To Uninstall

    Important • When you install this software, the virtual printer Canon imagePROGRAF PrintPlugIn may be instal- led. If you want to use this software, do not uninstall the virtual printer Canon imagePROGRAF Print- PlugIn. • It is required to install imagePROGRAF Print Plug-In for Office for each user. If the PC is used by more than one person, install it for each user.

  • Page 363: When Print Plug-in For Office Is Not Displayed

    Enabling Print Plug-In for Office for items disabled in Office applications • If a problem occurs, such as the system or an application terminating abnormally, the Microsoft Office application disables add-ins as a safety precaution. iPF6300 When Print Plug-In for Office is not displayed...

  • Page 364

    Click the Office button and then click the <application name> options button. From the list on the left side of the <application name> options dialog box, select Add-ins. Select Disabled Items in the Manage combo box and click the Go button. When Print Plug-In for Office is not displayed iPF6300...

  • Page 365

    Close all the dialog boxes and restart the Office application. For Microsoft Office 2003 Click About <application name> in the Help menu of application. Click the Disabled Items button in the About <application name> dialog box. iPF6300 When Print Plug-In for Office is not displayed...

  • Page 366: To Start From Microsoft Word

    Menu →P.387 Select Printer. If you select Show All Printers, the imagePROGRAF printers will be dis- played again. Select this when you want to display all printer drivers or update Printer list the display. To start from Microsoft Word iPF6300...

  • Page 367

    • 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 tool- bar. iPF6300 To start from Microsoft Word...

  • Page 368: Print Matching Roll Width (word)

    Prints to the edge of the roll width. You can print large exhibits and posters, and also print Portrait and Landscape orien- tations made in Large-Format Printing Wizard. Start Microsoft Word. If Start imagePROGRAF Print Plug-In is displayed, click it. Print Matching Roll Width (Word) iPF6300...

  • Page 369

    Printing Wizard dialog box. Otherwise, you may not be able to change displays or operate the toolbar/ribbon. Click Print Matching Roll Width. Select Roll Paper Width that is set in the printer. Select image size. iPF6300 Print Matching Roll Width (Word)

  • Page 370: Borderless Printing (word)

    18.0m. Press Print to start printing. Borderless Printing (Word) Prints up to the border of the media. Photos and posters can be printed without worrying about margins. Start Microsoft Word. Borderless Printing (Word) iPF6300...

  • Page 371

    • 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/ribbon. Click Borderless Printing. iPF6300 Borderless Printing (Word)

  • Page 372

    • To adjust the data, select Return to application and press OK. Exit Print Plug-In for Office and return to the application. Select Roll Paper Width that is set in the printer. Select Layout. Select Next. Select Media Type. Borderless Printing (Word) iPF6300...

  • Page 373: Multi-page Printing (word)

    Prints multiple pages as one page. You can print handouts into a single page, or print matter with many pages. Start Microsoft Word. If Start imagePROGRAF Print Plug-In is displayed, click it. Click Print from the imagePROGRAF Print Plug-In toolbar/ribbon. The Printing Wizard dialog box is displayed. iPF6300 Multi-Page Printing (Word)

  • Page 374

    Printing Wizard dialog box. Otherwise, you may not be able to change displays or operate the toolbar/ribbon. Click Multi-Page Printing. Select the Roll Paper Width that is set in the printer. Select layout from Layout Selection. Select Next. Select Media Type. Multi-Page Printing (Word) iPF6300...

  • Page 375: Register The Settings(word)

    • Borderless Printing (Word) →P.354 • Multi-Page Printing (Word) →P.357 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. iPF6300 Register the settings(Word)

  • Page 376: Print Using Registered Settings (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/ribbon. Print Using Registered Settings (Word) iPF6300...

  • Page 377

    Print Plug-In for Office > Click Print Using Registered Settings. Click the Next button. Select Media Type. Select Print Range from All Pages, Current Page, or Pages. If Pages is selected, enter the number of pages. iPF6300 Print Using Registered Settings (Word)

  • Page 378: Portrait Orientation / Landscape Orientation (word)

    • 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 displays or operate the toolbar/ribbon. Portrait Orientation / Landscape Orientation (Word) iPF6300...

  • Page 379

    Note • The steps taken to create a Portrait Page Size will be used as an example to explain the procedure. Adjust Length from the list-box or slide-bar. Click the Create Page button. iPF6300 Portrait Orientation / Landscape Orientation (Word)

  • Page 380: To Start From Microsoft Powerpoint

    • If the imagePROGRAF Print Plug-In toolbar/ribbon is not displayed, refer to the following. • When Print Plug-In for Office is not displayed →P.347 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. To start from Microsoft PowerPoint iPF6300...

  • Page 381

    Printing Wizard dialog box. Otherwise, you may not be able to change displays or operate the tool- bar/ribbon. Note • If you open a password protected document as read-only, the Printing Wizard cannot be run. iPF6300 To start from Microsoft PowerPoint...

  • Page 382: Print Matching Roll Width (powerpoint)

    Prints to the edge of the roll width. You can print large exhibits and posters, and also print Portrait and Landscape orien- tations made in Large-Format Printing Wizard. Start Microsoft PowerPoint. If Start imagePROGRAF Print Plug-In is displayed, click it. Print Matching Roll Width (PowerPoint) iPF6300...

  • Page 383

    Printing Wizard dialog box. Otherwise, you may not be able to change displays or operate the toolbar/ribbon. Click Print Matching Roll Width. Select Roll Paper Width that is set in the printer. Select image size. iPF6300 Print Matching Roll Width (PowerPoint)

  • Page 384: Borderless Printing (powerpoint)

    Microsoft PowerPoint 2002 or later, or 18.0m. Press Print to start printing. Borderless Printing (PowerPoint) Prints up to the border of the media. Photos and posters can be printed without worrying about margins. Start Microsoft PowerPoint. Borderless Printing (PowerPoint) iPF6300...

  • Page 385

    • 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/ribbon. Click Borderless Printing. iPF6300 Borderless Printing (PowerPoint)

  • Page 386

    • To adjust the data, select Return to application and press OK. Exit Print Plug-In for Office and return to the application. Select Roll Paper Width that is set in the printer. Select Layout. Select Next. Select Media Type. Borderless Printing (PowerPoint) iPF6300...

  • Page 387: 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. The Printing Wizard dialog box is displayed. iPF6300 Multi-Page Printing (PowerPoint)

  • Page 388

    Printing Wizard dialog box. Otherwise, you may not be able to change displays or operate the toolbar/ribbon. Click Multi-Page Printing. Select the Roll Paper Width that is set in the printer. Select layout from Layout Selection. Select Next. Select Media Type. Multi-Page Printing (PowerPoint) iPF6300...

  • Page 389: Register The Settings(powerpoint)

    • The available settings are as follows. • Print Matching Roll Width (PowerPoint) →P.366 • Borderless Printing (PowerPoint) →P.368 • Multi-Page Printing (PowerPoint) →P.371 Click the One-Touch Registration button. Enter name in Name. Up to 31 characters can be entered. iPF6300 Register the settings(PowerPoint)

  • Page 390: Print Using Registered Settings (powerpoint)

    • 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/ribbon. Print Using Registered Settings (PowerPoint) iPF6300...

  • Page 391

    Print Plug-In for Office > Click Print Using Registered Settings. Click the Next button. Select Media Type. Select Print Range from All Slides, Current Slide, and Slides. If Slides is selected, enter the slide number. iPF6300 Print Using Registered Settings (PowerPoint)

  • Page 392: Portrait Orientation / Landscape Orientation (powerpoint)

    Use the Large-Format Printing Wizard to create portrait page sizes for Potrait Orientation, and landscape page sizes for Landscape Orientation. Start Microsoft PowerPoint. If Start imagePROGRAF Print Plug-In is displayed, click it. Click Paper Settings from the imagePROGRAF Print Plug-In toolbar/ribbon. The Large-Format Printing Wizard dialog box is displayed. Portrait Orientation / Landscape Orientation (PowerPoint) iPF6300...

  • Page 393

    • The steps taken to create a Portrait Page Size will be used as an example to explain the procedure. Adjust Length from the list-box or slide-bar. Click the Create Page button. Click OK if the message is displayed. iPF6300 Portrait Orientation / Landscape Orientation (PowerPoint)

  • Page 394: To Start From Microsoft Excel

    Select this when you want to display all printer drivers or update Printer list the display. The print Wizard is displayed. The settings Print Entire Sheet and Print Selected Area can be set. Print Button To start from Microsoft Excel iPF6300...

  • Page 395: Print Entire Sheet (excel)

    Print Entire Sheet (Excel) For resizing the entire sheet to fit the roll width. Choose this option to enlarge the currently displayed sheet before print- ing. Start Microsoft Excel. iPF6300 Print Entire Sheet (Excel)

  • Page 396

    Print again. If a print area is set, a confirmation message dialog box will appear. To print the entire sheet, cancel the setting of the print area. The Printing Wizard dialog box is displayed. Print Entire Sheet (Excel) iPF6300...

  • Page 397

    Note • If data analysis requires time, a message dialog will appear. If you select No, you will return to the application. Select Roll Paper Width that is set in the printer. iPF6300 Print Entire Sheet (Excel)

  • Page 398

    • If divided into plural pages, try reducing the data size or the range you select. • You cannot run Print or Print Preview if you select it for a worksheet with no data displayed. Print Entire Sheet (Excel) iPF6300...

  • Page 399: Print Selected Area (excel)

    To print the selected area, cancel the setting of the print area. The Printing Wizard dialog box is displayed. Click Print Selected Area. Important • If only one cell is selected, Print Selected Area cannot be selected. iPF6300 Print Selected Area (Excel)

  • Page 400

    Note • If data analysis requires time, a message dialog will appear. If you select No, you will return to the application. Select Roll Paper Width that is set in the printer. Print Selected Area (Excel) iPF6300...

  • Page 401

    • If divided into plural pages, try reducing the data size or the range you select. • You cannot run Print or Print Preview if you select it for a worksheet with no data displayed. iPF6300 Print Selected Area (Excel)

  • Page 402: Configuring Binding (excel)

    • When page breaks have been set • When a sheet or cell is protected Open the Binding Settings dialog box. If the Binding checkbox is not checked, select it to turn binding on. Select Binding Edge. Select Binding Margin. Configuring Binding (Excel) iPF6300...

  • Page 403: Configuring Special Settings

    When this setting is on, documents are created at the maximum size. sizes This reduces the enlargement ratio during actual printing, which minimizes degradation of the quality of photos, etc. This function is only valid in Microsoft PowerPoint. iPF6300 Configuring Special Settings...

  • Page 404

    When this setting is off, printing is performed without changing the position. This function is only valid in Microsoft Excel. Click OK to close the Special Settings dialog box. Configuring Special Settings iPF6300...

  • Page 405: Status Monitor

    • If a printer error occurs, you can investigate the corrective action immediately. • Printer status can be checked in real time on a computer monitor. iPF6300 The Features of imagePROGRAF Status Monitor...

  • Page 406: Job Management Using Imageprograf Status Monitor

    • Once all the print data for a print job has been sent to the printer, the job can no longer be paused/re- sumed. Canceling Print Jobs Selecting a print job and clicking the Cancel Job button cancels printing of the selected job. Job Management Using imagePROGRAF Status Monitor iPF6300...

  • Page 407

    Windows Software > Status Monitor > Note • You cannot cancel other users' print jobs. iPF6300 Job Management Using imagePROGRAF Status Monitor...

  • Page 408: Accounting

    • The Accounting Manager in Status Monitor displays approximate estimates of the amount of paper con- sumed and the ink consumed per job. Canon cannot guarantee the accuracy of these estimates. These estimates will also vary depending on the conditions of printer use.

  • Page 409: Accounting Manager Main Window

    The Accounting Manager main window consists of a title bar, menu bar, toolbars, listed job selection area, job list area, totals area and status bar. Title Bar This displays the printer model, its serial number and the port number it is using. Menu Bar Allows you to select the menu options required for operation. iPF6300 Accounting Manager Main Window...

  • Page 410

    Note • If the Unit Cost of Ink or Paper have not been set, **** is displayed in the Job Cost field. Accounting Manager Main Window iPF6300...

  • Page 411: Accounting Manager Basic Procedures

    For details of the unit settings, see Configuring Units and Display Settings in Accounting Manag- →P.400 If you are using Regular Data Acquisition, configure the Regular Data Acquisition settings. For details of the Regular Data Acquisition settings, see Automatically Acquiring Print Job Logs at Regular Intervals →P.401 iPF6300 Accounting Manager Basic Procedures...

  • Page 412: Configuring Unit Costs In Accounting Manager

    →P.398 • Setting the Unit Cost for Items Other Than Ink and Paper →P.399 Setting the Unit Cost for Ink Open the Ink sheet. Set the unit cost for ink in this sheet. Configuring Unit Costs in Accounting Manager iPF6300...

  • Page 413

    Enter the Tank Capacity and corresponding Price. Click the Overwrite button. Repeat steps 1 to 3 for all the inks. Click the OK button. Important • Your settings are not applied until you click the OK button. iPF6300 Setting the Unit Cost for Ink...

  • Page 414: Setting The Unit Cost For Paper

    Click the Add button. To change the unit cost for a media type you have already set, click the Overwrite button. Click the OK button. Important • Your settings are not applied until you click the OK button. Setting the Unit Cost for Paper iPF6300...

  • Page 415: Setting The Unit Cost For Items Other Than Ink And Paper

    Click the OK button. Note • You can set unit costs for up to 5 items. Important • Your settings are not applied until you click the OK button. iPF6300 Setting the Unit Cost for Items Other Than Ink and Paper...

  • Page 416: Configuring Units And Display Settings In Accounting Manager

    Use this to select the unit used for paper width. Paper Length Use this to select the unit used for paper length. Area Display Format Use this to select the unit used for paper area. Configuring Units and Display Settings in Accounting Manager iPF6300...

  • Page 417: Automatically Acquiring Print Job Logs At Regular Intervals

    • For printers with built-in hard disks, you can view up to 500 print jobs per printer. • For printers without built-in hard disks, you can view up to 32 print jobs per printer. However, only 10 jobs can be displayed if the printer is switched off. iPF6300 Automatically Acquiring Print Job Logs at Regular Intervals...

  • Page 418: Exporting Print Job Data As A Csv File

    Select Show Unit Cost Data in the File menu to open the Unit Cost Data dialog box. This lists the unit costs for items such as the selected ink and paper. You can copy text-based information in this dialog box to the clipboard by clicking the Copy button. Exporting Print Job Data as a CSV File iPF6300...

  • Page 419: Showing The Total Amount Of Ink And Paper Consumed

    You can copy text-based information in this dialog box to the clipboard by clicking the Copy button. Note • Up to 7 types of media are listed in order of the amount consumed. The total consumption for other me- dia types is shown as Other. iPF6300 Showing the Total Amount of Ink and Paper Consumed...

  • Page 420: Digital Photo Front-access

    Digital Photo Front-Access ........................404 Digital Photo Front-Access Digital Photo Front-Access is an application that links photos from Canon digital cameras and other image files on your computer with various other applications. • Simply select an image and click the icon of the application you want to start to launch the application.

  • Page 421: Device Setup Utility

    On a computer running Windows, you can use imagePROGRAF Device Setup Utility provided with the printer to con- figure the printer's IP address. This topic describes how to configure the IP address using imagePROGRAF Device Set- up Utility. iPF6300 imagePROGRAF Device Setup Utility...

  • Page 422

    Start imagePROGRAF Device Setup Utility from the start menu. In the Device Name list displayed, select the printer to configure. Choose Protocol Settings from the Printer menu. Select the IPv4 tab. Configuring the IP Address Using imagePROGRAF Device Setup Utility iPF6300...

  • Page 423

    When specifying an IPv6 IP address Start imagePROGRAF Device Setup Utility from the start menu. In the Device Name list displayed, select the printer to configure. Choose Protocol Settings from the Printer menu. iPF6300 Configuring the IP Address Using imagePROGRAF Device Setup Utility...

  • Page 424

    • When there is no IPv6-compatible router or DHCPv6-compatible server, select On in Manual and enter the IPv6 Address and Prefix Length. Click Set. Click OK after the Confirmation message is displayed. Exit imagePROGRAF Device Setup Utility. Configuring the IP Address Using imagePROGRAF Device Setup Utility iPF6300...

  • Page 425: Media Configuration Tool

    • You can rearrange lists of the types of paper on the printer control panel and in printer driver dialog boxes and rename them, in addition to other functions. • You can add custom paper (paper that is not Canon genuine paper or Canon feed confirmed paper) to the printer control panel and printer driver.

  • Page 426

    To install the Media Configuration Tool without using the User Software CD-ROM, such as when you have downloaded a new version of the Media Configuration Tool from the Canon website, use the following procedure. • You must be logged in as Administrator when installing software in Windows.

  • Page 427

    The next screen presents selections for the country or area where the printer is used. Select a country or territory then click the Next button. The License Agreement is displayed. Select I accept the terms of the license agreement and click the Next button. iPF6300 Installation Procedures...

  • Page 428

    Windows Software > Media Configuration Tool > The Choose Destination Location screen appears. Select the destination folder then click the Next button. The Ready to Install the Program screen appears. Click the Install button. Installation Procedures iPF6300...

  • Page 429: Starting The Media Configuration Tool

    Starting the Media Configuration Tool Follow the procedure below to start Media Configuration Tool. From the start menu go to Programs > iPFxxxx Media Configuration Tool > iPFxxxx Media Configuration Tool. Media Configuration Tool main window is displayed. iPF6300 Starting the Media Configuration Tool...

  • Page 430: Media Configuration Tool Main Window

    When this button is clicked, the Edit Media Types dialog box is displayed, which allows you to add media information files released by Canon to the printer control panel and printer driver. You can also change names, toggle between dis- playing and hiding, and delete added media types.

  • Page 431: Editing Media Type Information

    →P.427 per. Custom paper displays Custom as the Status in the Media Type list. • To add media types, download the media information file (.amf file) in advance from the Canon website. Note • It may not be possible to deleting, showing/hiding, and changing the display order under some condi- tions.

  • Page 432

    Windows Software > Media Configuration Tool > Open the Edit Media Types dialog box, and then click the Add button. The Add Media Type dialog box displays. Click the Browse button. Adding Media Types iPF6300...

  • Page 433

    • If Master Media Information File is displayed as the Type of the Media Information File, the media type display order and media type display/non-display settings are initialized. Reconfigure these after added the master media information file. Click OK when the confirmation message is displayed. iPF6300 Adding Media Types...

  • Page 434: Changing Media Names

    →P.424 Important • Be sure to click the Update button. If you do not, your changes will not be applied to the printer and printer driver. Changing Media Names Open the Edit Media Types dialog box. Changing Media Names iPF6300...

  • Page 435

    Edit the names in Name in Printer Driver and Name on Control Panel and click the OK button. Note • To restore the original names, click the Restore button. In the Edit Media Types dialog box, click the Update button. iPF6300 Changing Media Names...

  • Page 436: Deleting Media Types You Have Added

    In the Media Type list, select the name of the media to delete. Click the Delete button. Note • Only paper for which Status in the Media Type is Add can be deleted. Deleting Media Types You Have Added iPF6300...

  • Page 437: Switching Media Types Display Show/hide

    • Be sure to click the Update button. If you do not, your changes will not be applied to the printer and printer driver. Switching Media Types Display Show/Hide Open the Edit Media Types dialog box. iPF6300 Switching Media Types Display Show/Hide...

  • Page 438

    Update Media Types wizard, see "Updating Media Types." →P.424 Important • Be sure to click the Update button. If you do not, your changes will not be applied to the printer and printer driver. Switching Media Types Display Show/Hide iPF6300...

  • Page 439: Changing The Display Order Of Media Types

    Select the paper in the Media Type list for which to change the display order, and then click the buttons to move the item ( The selected item moves one line up or down for every button click. iPF6300 Changing the Display Order of Media Types...

  • Page 440: Updating Media Types

    The procedures for updating the media information with the Update Media Types wizard are as follows. Important • When you update the media type information, perform the same update on all of the PCs that are using that printer. Updating Media Types iPF6300...

  • Page 441

    Important • Do not attempt to print or turn the printer off while the program is communicating with the print- • When the program cannot communicate with the printer, the following warning message is dis- played. iPF6300 Updating Media Types...

  • Page 442

    Important • Do not attempt to print or turn the printer off while the program is communicating with the print- • When the program cannot communicate with the printer, the following warning message is dis- played. Updating Media Types iPF6300...

  • Page 443: Using Paper Other Than Genuine Paper/feed Confirmed Paper

    Adding custom paper to the printer control panel and printer driver is performed from this screen. Note • Custom paper is paper other than Canon genuine paper and feed confirmed paper (paper that is detailed in the Paper Reference Guide).

  • Page 444: Compatible Paper

    • When using custom paper in another printer, always add the custom paper to that printer before use. • Canon genuine paper and feed confirmed paper cannot be changed from this dialog box. Refer to " Edit- ing Media Type Information ".

  • Page 445

    The Step 1: Select the standard paper dialog box is displayed. In Paper Category, select the category of me- dia type to use as the basis of the custom paper you are adding. Important • Select the category that you think is the closest to the custom paper you are adding. iPF6300 Add Custom Paper...

  • Page 446

    > The media type names of the Canon genuine paper and feed confirmed paper within the selected category are shown in Media Type Name. Select the media type to use as the basis of the custom paper, and click the Next button.

  • Page 447

    • If Paper Feed Adjustment is not executed, horizontal stripes with different color tones may ap- pear in the printed material. Paper feed adjustment does not need to be executed more than once. Execute paper feed adjustment only once each time you add a custom paper. iPF6300 Add Custom Paper...

  • Page 448

    30 sec./1 min./3 min./5 min./10 min./30 min./60 min. :Ejects after the specified time has elapsed after printing finishes. Borderless Printing Configures whether or not to permit borderless printing. • Permit : Borderless printing is permitted. • Deny : Borderless printing is denied. Add Custom Paper iPF6300...

  • Page 449

    First, click the Test Print button to perform a test print of each level. Important • If Newsprint for Proofing was selected as the standard paper for the custom paper, you cannot perform the test print or configure the maximum ink usage. iPF6300 Add Custom Paper...

  • Page 450

    • If you cannot obtain sufficiently high quality printing no matter which maximum ink usage level you select, use the Step 1: Select the standard paper dialog box to change the paper that is the basis of the custom paper to another paper. Add Custom Paper iPF6300...

  • Page 451

    If the print- head rubs against the paper, this can cause damage to the printhead. • For details on the Head Height and Vacuum Strength, refer to the help. iPF6300 Add Custom Paper...

  • Page 452

    • When the custom paper is correctly added to the printer driver, the name of the added custom paper is displayed in the Edit Media Types dialog box that is opened by Add Genuine Paper in the Media Configuration Tool window. Add Custom Paper iPF6300...

  • Page 453: Delete Custom Paper

    Open the Add Custom Paper dialog box. Select the paper you want to delete from the Added Custom Paper list and then click the Delete button. Select the custom paper you want to delete, and then click the Next button. iPF6300 Delete Custom Paper...

  • Page 454: Edit Custom Paper

    You can change the settings of custom paper you have already added. Open the Add Custom Paper dialog box. Select the paper you want to edit from the Added Custom Paper list and then click the Edit button. Edit Custom Paper iPF6300...

  • Page 455: Export Custom Media Information

    " for details on "importing custom media information". →P.440 Open the Add Custom Paper dialog box. Select the paper you want to export to media information file from the Added Custom Paper list and then click the Export button. iPF6300 Export Custom Media Information...

  • Page 456: Import Custom Media Information

    You can import a Custom Media Information File that has been saved in a folder, and add the file to the printer control panel and to the printer driver of the PC you are using. Open the Add Custom Paper dialog box. Click the Import button. Import Custom Media Information iPF6300...

  • Page 457

    Select the printer to add the custom paper to. Note • Double-click Custom Media Information File to start the Media Configuration Tool and display this screen. Select the Custom Media Information File (.am1 file) to import. iPF6300 Import Custom Media Information...

  • Page 458: Warnings

    Edit Media Types dialog box that is opened by Add Genuine Paper in the Media Configuration Tool window. Warnings Take note of the following warnings when added custom paper other than Canon genuine paper and feed confirmed paper to the printer driver and the printer itself. About the Cutter •...

  • Page 459

    ICC color profile that matches the paper you are using, and select that ICC color profile in your soft- ware. • Custom paper cannot be used with the ambient light adjustment function or Monitor Matching in Color-Matching Method. iPF6300 Warnings...

  • Page 460: Mac Os X Software

    Mac OS X Software > Mac OS X Software Printer Driver Preview Free Layout Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy Print Plug-In for Photoshop/Digital Photo Professional Printmonitor Media Configuration Tool iPF6300...

  • Page 461

    Additional Settings Pane .......................... 473 Support Pane ............................473 Printer Driver Settings For instructions on accessing the Mac OS X printer driver, refer to the following topics. • Accessing the Printer Driver Dialog Box from Applications →P.451 iPF6300 Printer Driver Settings...

  • Page 462

    You can specify settings related to maintenance for the Printhead and feed amount, as well as settings for Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy. • Additional Settings Pane →P.473 You can specify settings for how print jobs are sent to the printer. • Support Pane →P.473 Printer Driver Settings iPF6300...

  • Page 463

    Choose the original size in the Paper Size list. 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. iPF6300 Specifying Paper in the Printer Driver...

  • Page 464

    Roll Width. Note • If the width of the roll loaded in the printer is not shown in Roll Width, click Printer In- formation on the Main pane to update the printer information. Specifying Paper in the Printer Driver iPF6300...

  • Page 465

    A preview of the settings is displayed on the left side of the Main, Page Setup, Utility, and Additional Settings panes.By checking images and numerical values in the preview, you can confirm current settings for the page size, ori- entation, paper source, and so on. iPF6300 Confirming Print Settings...

  • Page 466

    For details on print previews, see " Checking the Layout in a Preview Before Printing " →P.167 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. Access the Main pane. Select the Print Preview check box.

  • Page 467

    Printer Driver > The Canon imagePROGRAF Preview window is displayed. Check the layout and adjust settings in the Canon imagePROGRAF Preview window as desired. Print from the Canon imagePROGRAF Preview menu. Note • For details on imagePROGRAF Preview functions, refer to Preview →P.475...

  • Page 468: Main Pane

    The following settings are available on the Main pane. For details on settings items, refer to the printer driver help. Note • On the Main pane, choose Easy Settings to specify basic print settings based on the print target, or switch to Advanced Settings to complete more detailed settings as desired. Main Pane iPF6300...

  • Page 469: Get Information, Print Preview

    • This cannot be selected if Free Layout is enabled in the Page Setup panel. • Checking the Layout in a Preview Before Printing →P.167 Printer Displays Printer. You can display printer information such as the remaining ink levels. iPF6300 Main Pane...

  • Page 470

    Click to display the View settings dialog box, which enables you to confirm the settings for the selected item from the Print Target list or change the order of items listed in Print Target. • View settings Dialog Box for the Printing Application →P.458 Main Pane iPF6300...

  • Page 471

    16-bit. For example, this option is particularly suited to printing images created after specifying 16 bits per channel in Photoshop. (Mac OS X 10.4 or later) Fast Graphic Process Select this option to print faster than usual, when possible. iPF6300 Main Pane...

  • Page 472

    ") →P.710 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 driver media type setting. Paper Information on Printer Dialog Box iPF6300...

  • Page 473

    Specify the time that the printer waits for ink to dry, as needed. The Drying Time setting is only valid for rolls. • (See " Specifying the Ink Drying Time for Rolls ") →P.684 Between Pages Specify the time the printer waits after printing a page until ejecting the paper, as needed. iPF6300 Paper Detailed Settings Dialog Box...

  • Page 474

    Specify whether to print a mirror image, as needed. Select this option to print a version of the document or image with the left and right sides inverted. View settings Dialog Box for the Printing Application In the View settings dialog box, you can check details of the selected printing application. View settings Dialog Box for the Printing Application iPF6300...

  • Page 475: Matching Pane

    • To display the Matching pane, on the Main pane click Color Settings in Color Mode in Advanced Settings, and then click the Matching tab. (Refer to " Main Pane ") →P.452 Driver Matching Mode (Using Mac OS X 10.3.9) Matching Mode Select the color matching mode to use, as desired. iPF6300 Matching pane...

  • Page 476

    Enter the color temperature set on the monitor. Displayed when the Matching Method is set to Monitor Matching. Use ambient light adjustment Select this option for adjustment of colors to suit the ambient light in the viewing environment. Matching pane iPF6300...

  • Page 477

    Various options are available depending on your selected Matching Mode. Printer Profile Settings Specify the printer profile as desired. Note • For details on settings items, see " Adjusting the Color in the Printer Driver " →P.40 iPF6300 Matching pane...

  • Page 478

    Color Temperature measured during monitor calibration. Displayed when the Matching Method is set to Monitor Matching on the Matching pane. Illuminance Enter the Illuminance measured during monitor calibration. Displayed when the Matching Method is set to Monitor Matching on the Matching pane. Ambient Light Adjust dialog box iPF6300...

  • Page 479

    Illuminance measured using the i1 colorimeter. Displayed when the Matching Method is set to Monitor Matching on the Matching pane. Note • For details on settings items, see " Adjusting the Color in the Printer Driver " →P.40 iPF6300 Ambient Light Adjust dialog box...

  • Page 480

    Reference Guide.(See " Types of Paper ") →P.665 Paper Source Choose the paper source, as desired. Options displayed in the list vary depending on the selection in Media Type in the Main pane. Print Click to print the Chart. Light Source Check Tool iPF6300...

  • Page 481: Color Settings Pane: Color

    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). iPF6300 Color Settings Pane: Color...

  • Page 482

    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. Text Select this option to apply color adjustment to text. Object Adjustment dialog box: Color iPF6300...

  • Page 483: Color Settings Pane: Monochrome

    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). iPF6300 Color Settings Pane: Monochrome...

  • Page 484

    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. Text Select this option to apply color adjustment to text. Object Adjustment dialog box: Monochrome iPF6300...

  • Page 485: Gray Adjustment Pane

    You can adjust the square area in the center by clicking or dragging it. Drag the vertical or horizontal scroll bars for adjustment, as desired. You can click the arrows by the X (horizontal) and Y (vertical) boxes or enter the values directly. iPF6300 Gray Adjustment Pane...

  • Page 486: Page Setup Pane

    Displays the paper width of the roll loaded in the printer. Unknown is displayed if the printer cannot detect the roll paper width. Page Size Displays the size of the original, as specified in the page settings of the application. For details on page sizes available in the application. see " Paper Sizes " →P.668 Page Setup Pane iPF6300...

  • Page 487

    Select this checkbox to rotate the document image by 90 degrees before printing. • Conserving Roll Paper by Rotating Originals 90 Degrees →P.153 Free Layout Select this checkbox to start imagePROGRAF Free Layout before printing. This allows you to print multiple documents next to each other. iPF6300 Page Setup Pane...

  • Page 488: Utility Pane

    View Click to start imagePROGRAF Printmonitor, which enables you to view the status of print jobs. Click to complete the settings for Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy (iR enlargement copy). For details, see Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy →P.536 Utility Pane iPF6300...

  • Page 489: Additional Settings Pane

    On the Support pane, 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 consumables, check for printer driver updates, and browse other information.

  • Page 490: User Manual

    Click to view the printer user's manual. This function requires the user's manual to be installed on your computer. Settings The settings can be saved as a file. Click to display the Export dialog box, which enables you to specify where to save the file. About You can display version information for the printer driver. Support Pane iPF6300...

  • Page 491

    Preview settings. Operating Environment You can use the Preview in the following environments. • Compatible Operating System Mac OS X (10.3.9 to 10.6) • Software that requires installation imagePROGRAF Printer Driver iPF6300 The Features of Preview...

  • Page 492: Starting Preview

    • Normally, select Print from the File menu. Click Print Preview in the Main panel to attach a checkmark. Click the Print button in the Print dialog box. Note • Your printer is depicted in the lower-left area of this screen. Starting Preview iPF6300...

  • Page 493

    The Preview main window consists of the menu and tool bars, and preview, dialog , drawer and status area. Note • You can use the View menu to show or hide the tool bar. Menu Bar This allows you to select menus required for operations. iPF6300 Preview Main Window...

  • Page 494

    Mac OS X Software > Preview > Tool Bar This allows you to select tool buttons required for major operations. Preview Area You can check the settings you made in this area. Preview Main Window iPF6300...

  • Page 495

    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. This area appears when you click Drawer from the tool bar. Alternatively, you may select Drawer from the View menu. iPF6300 Preview Main Window...

  • Page 496: Paper Settings Panel

    Two modes are available to provide the optimum print settings for jobs. The settings available on each mode are as follows. • Easy Settings →P.482 • Advanced Settings →P.483 Paper Source You can select the paper source. The following settings are available for paper source. Paper Settings Panel iPF6300...

  • Page 497

    • You can change the numbers by clicking either ▲ button or ▼ button. Restore Defaults Button Click the button to reset to the setting when starting Preview. Print Button Click the button to begin printing. Update Printer Info. Button Click the button to acquire printer information. iPF6300 Paper Settings Panel...

  • Page 498: Easy Settings

    Suitable for printing handouts as well as general office documents for which print clarity is key. Note • The number of settings available for selection depends on the media type. Print Quality Selecting print quality strikes a balance between the quality of the printed image and printing speed. Easy Settings iPF6300...

  • Page 499: Advanced Settings

    Presents detailed settings for the print quality, the color mode, 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 This mode achieves the best results for printing photographic images and illus- trations. iPF6300 Advanced Settings...

  • Page 500

    • Printing time is shorter and less ink is consumed with Draft than with High, however, print quality is lower. High-Precision Photographs Print with improved gradation and uniformity, particularly for high-precision photographs. However, this takes more time than regular printing. Note • You cannot select this function using settings such as the media type. Advanced Settings iPF6300...

  • Page 501: Output Settings Panel

    You can print the media without margins on all sides when the roll paper with the specific width and the specific media type is used. For more information about Borderless Printing, see "Print with No Borders." →P.497 iPF6300 Output Settings Panel...

  • Page 502

    Allows you to rotate the image 180 degrees from the vertical to the right. Restore Defaults Button Click the button to reset to the setting when starting Preview. Print Button Click the button to begin printing. Update Printer Info. Button Click the button to acquire printer information. Output Settings Panel iPF6300...

  • Page 503: Color Settings Panel

    • The availability of settings depends on the print priority and media type selections. Color Adjustment / Gray Adjustment / Matching You can set the color adjustment and matching. • Color Adjustment →P.488 • Gray Adjustment →P.490 • Matching →P.492 iPF6300 Color Settings Panel...

  • Page 504: Color Adjustment

    Normally colors should be adjusted in the software application, but if you see colors in the printout that do not match colors on the screen, you can perform color adjustments. Select Color on Color Mode in the Color Settings panel. Select Color Adjustment. Color Adjustment iPF6300...

  • Page 505

    • You can also click the up or down arrow, or enter the number directly to increase or decrease the value. Adjusting Monochrome Use the monochrome setting to print monochrome images of color photographs captured with a scanner or digital cam- era or other color images. Select Monochrome on Color Mode in the Color Settings panel. iPF6300 Color Adjustment...

  • Page 506: Gray Adjustment

    Gray Adjustment You can set the gray adjustment. Adjusting Monochrome (Photo) Sets monochrome printing for black-and-white photo image data captured with a scanner or digital camera. Select Monochrome (Photo) on Color Mode in the Color Settings panel. Gray Adjustment iPF6300...

  • Page 507

    Adjusts the relative brightness between the brightest and darkest portions of the image. *For soft gradation, decrease the contrast. For hard gradation, increase the con- trast. Highlight Adjusts the brightness of the brightest areas. Shadow Adjusts the brightness of the darkest areas. iPF6300 Gray Adjustment...

  • Page 508: Matching

    ICC profiles for digital cameras and scanners, ICC profiles created using the profile creation tool, etc. ColorSync Enables color matching by using the ColorSync function of Mac OS. Select this →P.496 if you want to perform soft proofing using ColorSync before printing. Matching iPF6300...

  • Page 509

    • (Using Mac OS X 10.5 or later)You can select only after ICC Matching Mode has been selected in Matching Mode. Soft Proof When you place a checkmark here, ColorSync applies to the preview area. Note • You can select only after ColorSync has been selected in Matching Mode. iPF6300 Matching...

  • Page 510: Driver Matching Mode

    Along with preventing the gradation loss of dark areas, you can realize photos of people in warm tones. Select Color Space for the print output. Setting Details sRGB Uses color space for a standard monitor. This selection is ideal for most soft- ware applications. Driver Matching Mode iPF6300...

  • Page 511: Icc Matching Mode

    Generally, this also is called absolute colorimetric. Click the Input Profile list and select an input profile. Click the Printer Profile list and select a printer profile. iPF6300 ICC Matching Mode...

  • Page 512: Colorsync

    To apply ColorSync to previews, check the Soft Proof check 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. Units Set the unit for paper length, margins, and so on. ColorSync iPF6300...

  • Page 513

    • To use the borderless printing function, the specified media must be set to the printer. On the Paper Settings Panel , select Roll Paper in Paper Source. →P.480 On the Output Settings panel, click the Enlarged/Reduced Printing check box on. Select Fit Roll Paper Width. iPF6300 Zoom Dialog Box...

  • Page 514

    You can print on the center of the media loaded in the printer. Note • This is not displayed when a checkmark is placed in Borderless Printing. On the Output Settings panel, click the Print Centered check box on. Click the Print button. Print on the Center iPF6300...

  • Page 515

    You can save paper by printing in landscape orientation on roll paper. On the Paper Settings Panel , select Roll Paper in Paper Source. →P.480 On the Output Settings panel, click the Rotate Page check box on. iPF6300 Not Print Spaces at the Top/Bottom...

  • Page 516: Display With Fitting To The Width Of The Paper

    In the preview area, you can display to the width of the paper. Select Fit Roll Paper Width from the tool bar. Fitting to the width of the paper, it is displayed. Display with Fitting to the Width of the Paper iPF6300...

  • Page 517: 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 In the preview area, you can display the actual size. Select Actual Size from the tool bar. Actual size is displayed. iPF6300 Display with All...

  • Page 518: Moving A

    Go to the first page. Go to the previous page. Go to the next page. Go to the last page. The target page appears. Note • You can also move a page by clicking the page on the thumbnails. Moving a Page iPF6300...

  • Page 519

    Free Layout settings. Operating Environment You can use the Free Layout in the following environments. • Compatible Operating System Mac OS X (10.3.9 to 10.6) • Software that requires installation imagePROGRAF Printer Driver iPF6300 The Features of Free Layout...

  • Page 520: Starting Free Layout

    • Normally, select Print from the File menu. Click on Free Layout in the Page Setup panel to attach a checkmark. Click the Print button in the Print dialog box. Note • Your printer is depicted in the lower-left area of this screen. Starting Free Layout iPF6300...

  • Page 521

    The Free Layout main window consists of the menu and tool bars, layout area and dialog areas. Note • You can use the View menu to show or hide the tool. Menu Bar This allows you to select menus required for operations. iPF6300 Free Layout Main Window...

  • Page 522

    Mac OS X Software > Free Layout > 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. Free Layout Main Window iPF6300...

  • Page 523

    Mac OS X Software > Free Layout > Dialog Area This allows you to set the print conditions and perform a print job. iPF6300 Free Layout Main Window...

  • Page 524

    Select to print on roll paper. Manual Select for manual paper feed printing. Manual (3mm margins) Select for manual paper feed printing when you want to minimize the margin at the far end edge of paper. Paper Settings Panel iPF6300...

  • Page 525

    • You can change the numbers by clicking either ▲ button or ▼ button. Restore Defaults Button Click the button to reset to the setting when starting Free Layout. Print Button Click the button to begin printing. Update Printer Info. Button Click the button to acquire printer information. iPF6300 Paper Settings Panel...

  • Page 526

    Suitable for printing handouts as well as general office documents for which print clarity is key. Note • The number of settings available for selection depends on the media type. Print Quality Selecting print quality strikes a balance between the quality of the printed image and printing speed. Easy Settings iPF6300...

  • Page 527

    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 This mode achieves the best results for printing photographic images and illus- trations. iPF6300 Advanced Settings...

  • Page 528

    • Printing time is shorter and less ink is consumed with Draft than with High, however, print quality is lower. High-Precision Photographs Print with improved gradation and uniformity, particularly for high-precision photographs. However, this takes more time than regular printing. Note • You cannot select this function using settings such as the media type. Advanced Settings iPF6300...

  • Page 529

    • The availability of settings depends on the print priority and media type selections. Color Adjustment / Gray Adjustment / Matching You can set the color adjustment and matching. • Color Adjustment →P.514 • Gray Adjustment →P.516 • Matching →P.518 iPF6300 Color Settings Panel...

  • Page 530

    Normally colors should be adjusted in the software application, but if you see colors in the printout that do not match colors on the screen, you can perform color adjustments. Select Color on Color Mode in the Color Settings panel. Select Color Adjustment. Color Adjustment iPF6300...

  • Page 531

    • You can also click the up or down arrow, or enter the number directly to increase or decrease the value. Adjusting Monochrome Use the monochrome setting to print monochrome images of color photographs captured with a scanner or digital cam- era or other color images. Select Monochrome on Color Mode in the Color Settings panel. iPF6300 Color Adjustment...

  • Page 532

    Gray Adjustment You can set the gray adjustment. Adjusting Monochrome (Photo) Sets monochrome printing for black-and-white photo image data captured with a scanner or digital camera. Select Monochrome (Photo) on Color Mode in the Color Settings panel. Gray Adjustment iPF6300...

  • Page 533

    Adjusts the relative brightness between the brightest and darkest portions of the image. *For soft gradation, decrease the contrast. For hard gradation, increase the con- trast. Highlight Adjusts the brightness of the brightest areas. Shadow Adjusts the brightness of the darkest areas. iPF6300 Gray Adjustment...

  • Page 534

    ICC profiles for digital cameras and scanners, ICC profiles created using the profile creation tool, etc. ColorSync Enables color matching by using the ColorSync function of Mac OS. Select this →P.522 if you want to perform soft proofing using ColorSync before printing. Matching iPF6300...

  • Page 535

    • (Using Mac OS X 10.5 or later)You can select only after ICC Matching Mode has been selected in Matching Mode. Soft Proof When you place a checkmark here, ColorSync applies to the layout area. Note • You can select only after ColorSync has been selected in Matching Mode. iPF6300 Matching...

  • Page 536

    Along with preventing the gradation loss of dark areas, you can realize photos of people in warm tones. Select Color Space for the print output. Setting Details sRGB Uses color space for a standard monitor. This selection is ideal for most soft- ware applications. Driver Matching Mode iPF6300...

  • Page 537

    Generally, this also is called absolute colorimetric. Click the Input Profile list and select an input profile. Click the Printer Profile list and select a printer profile. iPF6300 ICC Matching Mode...

  • Page 538

    Mac OS X Software > Free Layout > ColorSync Check that ColorSync is selected in Matching Mode. Place a checkmark on Soft Proof to simulate the output product in Layout Area. ColorSync iPF6300...

  • Page 539

    You can print the object border. Note • If you do not want to print the object border, deselect the Print Object Frames check box. Object Frame Style You can select the object frame style for printing. iPF6300 Preferences Dialog Box...

  • Page 540: Page Setup Dialog Box

    Set the length of one page to print on roll paper. When you place a checkmark on Auto Settings, the one-page length to be printed on roll paper is automatically set so that the laid-out objects are printed on one page. Page Setup Dialog Box iPF6300...

  • Page 541

    This dialog box appears when you select Zoom from the View menu. You can enlarge or reduce the screen display. Scaling Set the magnification for enlargement or reduction of the screen display. Note • You can input between 10 and 400. • You can change the numbers by clicking ▼ button. iPF6300 Zoom Dialog Box...

  • Page 542

    • You can input between 25 and 400. • You can change the numbers by clicking either ▲ button or ▼ button. Object Size You can confirm the object size. Note • When several objects are selected, you cannot display Object Size. Format Dialog Box iPF6300...

  • Page 543

    Free Layout starts, laying out the document created with application software in the layout area as an object. Leaving Free Layout running, open the files with other application software and repeat the above steps. iPF6300 Laying out a Multiple-File Document on One Page...

  • Page 544

    You can change the object size by means of mouse operation or by specifying a scaling value. Note • The vertical-to-horizontal ratio remains unchanged when the object is enlarged or reduced. Resizing by means of mouse operation Select an object. Selecting an Object iPF6300...

  • Page 545

    Click the OK button. Moving an Object You can move the object position. Select an object. Place the pointer inside the selection box of the object to show the crosshair handle, and drag it to move the object. iPF6300 Moving an Object...

  • Page 546: Rotating An Object

    Click Auto Arrange in the tool bar. This automatically lays out objects. Alternatively, you may select Auto Arrange Object from the Object menu. Note • The object layout order varies depending on the Order setting on the Page Setup Dialog →P.524 Rotating an Object iPF6300...

  • Page 547: Aligning Objects

    You can align objects systematically. Select multiple objects. 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. iPF6300 Aligning Objects...

  • Page 548

    Free Layout > Align Bottom Lays out the objects, justifying them to the bottom. Align Left Lays out the objects, justifying them to the left. Center Horizontally Lays out the objects, justifying them to the horizontal center. Aligning Objects iPF6300...

  • Page 549

    Changing the Object Overlapping Order You can change the object overlapping order. Select an object. Select the overlapping order menu from the Object menu. Bring to Front Moves the object to the frontmost position. iPF6300 Changing the Object Overlapping Order...

  • Page 550

    > Free Layout > 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. Changing the Object Overlapping Order iPF6300...

  • Page 551

    Alternatively, you may select Copy or Cut from the Edit menu. Click Paste from the toolbar. Alternatively, you may select Paste from the Edit menu. Note • The copied or cut object is laid out at the end of the page. iPF6300 Pasting a Copied or Cut Object...

  • Page 552

    Operating Environment You can use the Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy in the following environments. • Compatible Operating System Mac OS X (10.3.9 to 10.6) • Software that requires installation imagePROGRAF Printer Driver The Features of Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy iPF6300...

  • Page 553: Starting Color Imagerunner Enlargement Copy

    Starting Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy Follow the procedure below to start the Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy. Open the Utility panel of the Print dialog box. Note • Your printer is depicted in the lower-left area of this screen. iPF6300 Starting Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy...

  • Page 554

    Note • You can also start the utility directly by clicking on the Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy.app icon in Applications > Canon Utilities > iR Enlargement Copy. Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy Dialog Box The explanation below is on the Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy dialog box.

  • Page 555

    • You can create a new hot folder, edit or delete an existing one, and set print conditions at will. Note • You can create up to 10 hot folders. Creating a New Hot Folder Open the Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy dialog box. iPF6300 Hot Folder...

  • Page 556

    From the printer list in Destination, select the printer of destination. Click the OK button to open the Add/Edit Hot Folder dialog box. In Name, enter the name to display in the Hot Folder list. In Hot Folder, enter the Hot Folder name. Creating a New Hot Folder iPF6300...

  • Page 557

    Select the check box labeled File Sharing, and click the Options button. Select the check box labeled Share files and folders using FTP and Share files and folders using SMB to make shared settings. Note • You can create up to 10 hot folders. iPF6300 Creating a New Hot Folder...

  • Page 558: Editing A Hot Folder (setting Print Conditions)

    Select the Hot Folder from the Hot Folder list. From Enlarged Copy Settings, click Edit button to open the Add/Edit Hot Folder dialog box. Make the necessary settings in the Paper Settings Panel →P.545 Editing a Hot Folder (Setting Print Conditions) iPF6300...

  • Page 559

    Make the necessary settings in the Output Settings Panel →P.550 Make the necessary settings in the Color Settings Panel →P.552 Click the OK button to close the Add/Edit Hot Folder dialog box. iPF6300 Editing a Hot Folder (Setting Print Conditions)

  • Page 560: Deleting A Hot Folder

    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. Note • Select Delete files in the folder to delete only files in the hot folder. Deleting a Hot Folder iPF6300...

  • Page 561

    • 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. Paper Source You can select the paper source. The following settings are available for paper source. iPF6300 Setting the Print Parameters...

  • Page 562

    • Available only if rolls are selected in Paper Source. Copies You can input the number of print copies in numerical characters. Note • The maximum value is 999. • You can change the numbers by clicking either ▲ button or ▼ button. Paper Settings Panel iPF6300...

  • Page 563

    • The number of settings available for selection depends on the media type. 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. iPF6300 Easy Settings...

  • Page 564

    For these types of jobs, select Image. Office Document Prints common office documents, such as proposals, memos for distribution, etc., so they are easy to read. Advanced Settings iPF6300...

  • Page 565

    • Printing time is shorter and less ink is consumed with Draft than with High, however, print quality is lower. High-Precision Photographs Print with improved gradation and uniformity, particularly for high-precision photographs. However, this takes more time than regular printing. Note • You cannot select this function using settings such as the media type. iPF6300 Advanced Settings...

  • Page 566

    You can print the media without margins on all sides when the roll paper with the specific width and the specific media type is used. Note • Available only if rolls are selected in Paper Source. Output Settings Panel iPF6300...

  • Page 567

    Rotate 180 degrees Allows you to rotate the image 180 degrees from the vertical to the right. Note • Available only if rolls are selected in Paper Source. iPF6300 Output Settings Panel...

  • Page 568

    ICC profiles for digital cameras and scanners, ICC profiles created using the profile creation tool, etc. ColorSync Enables color matching by using the ColorSync function of Mac OS. Select this →P.555 if you want to perform soft proofing using ColorSync before printing. Color Settings Panel iPF6300...

  • Page 569

    Perceptual (People, Dark Color-matching optimized for printing subdued photos such as indoor shots of Areas) people or dark scenes. Along with preventing the gradation loss of dark areas, you can realize photos of people in warm tones. iPF6300 Driver Matching Mode...

  • Page 570

    • To match the color on the printing, select the input profile for Color imageRUNNER Enlarge- ment Copy of the Color imageRUNNER type in use. Click the Printer Profile list, and then select a printer profile. ICC Matching Mode iPF6300...

  • Page 571

    Complete the scanning settings on the Color imageRUNNER. Configure the Color imageRUNNER to send scanned originals to the hot folder. After these settings are complete, you can print enlarged copies of scanned originals from the Color imageRUNNER. iPF6300 ColorSync...

  • Page 572

    Follow these steps to register and modify hot folders. To display the Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy dialog box, either double-click the Color image- RUNNER Enlargement Copy.app icon after navigating to Canon Utilities — iR Enlargement Copy in the Applications folder or click Set in the Utility pane Note •...

  • Page 573

    Press Start on the control panel. If you scan originals on the platen glass, after scanning all originals, press Done on the touch-panel display. Scanned originals are sent to the hot folder and automatically enlarged and printed following the conditions you specified for the folder. iPF6300 Printing Enlargements of Scanned Originals from a Color imageRUNNER...

  • Page 574

    Store Print History to Print Preferences .................... 611 Delete Print History ........................... 614 Export Print History from Print Preferences ..................615 Import Print History to Print Preferences ................... 617 Delete Print History from Print Preferences ..................619 Set Information to Print with Image ....................620 iPF6300...

  • Page 575

    • The supported OS version differs for each version of Photoshop. Check with Adobe for details. • The supported OS version differs for each version of Digital Photo Professional. • Operation in Mac OS X Classic is not guaranteed. iPF6300 The Features of Print Plug-In...

  • Page 576

    • The iPFxxxx icon is the name of the printer you are using. Input the Administrator name and password and click the OK button. After you have read the software User's Licensing Agreement, click the Continue button. Installation Procedures iPF6300...

  • Page 577

    Mac OS X Software > Print Plug-In for Photoshop/Digital Photo Professional > Click the Agree button. Select Custom Install to put a checkmark on your Print Plug-In, then click the Install button. To quit another application, click the Continue button. iPF6300 Installation Procedures...

  • Page 578

    In Finder, display the Print Plugin for iPFxxxx folder. Delete the Print Plugin for iPFxxxx folder. Note • iPFxxxx is the name of your printer. • Uninstall Print Plug-In for Digital Photo Professional Perform the installation procedures 1 through 5. Uninstall Procedures iPF6300...

  • Page 579

    Mac OS X Software > Print Plug-In for Photoshop/Digital Photo Professional > Select Uninstall. Click the Uninstall button. To quit another application, click on the Continue button. iPF6300 Uninstall Procedures...

  • Page 580

    • Images for use with Print Plug-In are less than 60,000 pixels in width and height. Reduce the se- lection range or reduce the image with processing for images more than 60,000 pixels in width and height, and then attempt step 3. Starting from Photoshop iPF6300...