Highest (Max. No. of Passes)
• The selectable fields may vary according to the Media Type, Input Resolution to Plug-in and Input
Bit to Plug-in settings.
You can select the output profile.
The following settings are available for the output profile.
Auto (Monochrome Photo)
None (No Color Correction)
External ICC Profiles
• Auto (Monochrome Photo) can only be selected for the corresponding media types.
• Adobe CMM needs to be installed in order to use ICCv4 profiles. Refer to Using Adobe
This is displayed when an ICC profile is selected as the Output Profile.
When this is checked, you can perform printing press simulation prints.
Refer to Perform Printing Press Simulation Print
You can select the processing method when performing color conversion.
The following settings are available for the matching method.
Perceptual (People, Dark
Choose this setting to print at standard resolution when quality and speed are
both important. Printing takes less time than in Highest or High mode.
Choose this setting to print faster. Printing in draft mode can help you work
more efficiently when checking layouts.
Use this when the density and gradation in dark areas is insufficient even under
Highest. Note that the time taken to print becomes extremely long.
Performs the optimum color conversion from the input image data color space
information (sRGB, Adobe RGB), media settings etc. You should normally se-
lect these settings.
Performs the best color conversion to monochrome from the input image data
color space information (sRGB, Adobe RGB), media settings etc.
You cannot perform color conversion with a plug-in. This is useful for creating
an original ICC profile.
This selects printer ICC profiles to be output to ICC profiles saved in the OS
standard folder. Use the color space of the input data as well as the select ICC
profile to perform color conversion.
for details on how to install Adobe CMM.
This converts the image to an image with natural color balance and gradation.
This is useful for pictures.
In subdued, dark photos, optimal color matching is applied to attractive repro-
duction images of people and dark scenes.
This converts the image to an image with heightened color saturation. The color
balance of pictures and drawings may change.
Print Plug-In for Photoshop/Digital Photo Professional
for details on printing press simulation prints.