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Table of Contents

   Summary of Contents for Canon iPF8300S

  • Page 1 Large Format Printer User's Guide Basic Printing Workflow Enhanced Printing Options Windows Software Mac OS X Software Print Job Operations Handling Paper Adjustments for Better Print Quality Printer Parts Control Panel Network Setting Maintenance and Consumables Troubleshooting 1054 Error Message 1092 Specifications 1122...
  • 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

    Con t ents Basic Printing Workflow Printing procedure Printing Options Using Rolls and Sheets ......................... 2 Turning the Printer On and Off ............................3 Loading and Printing on Rolls ............................5 Loading and Printing on Sheets ............................9 Printing in Windows ............................... 11 Printing from Mac OS X ..............................
  • Page 4 Resizing Originals to Match the Paper Size (Windows) ..................... 73 Resizing Originals to Match the Paper Size (Mac OS X) ................... 75 Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width ........................79 Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width (Windows) ....................79 Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width (Mac OS X) ....................
  • Page 5 Conserving Roll Paper by Rotating Originals 90 Degrees (Windows) ..............172 Conserving Roll Paper by Rotating Originals 90 Degrees (Mac OS X) ..............174 Conserving Roll Paper by Printing Originals Without Top and Bottom Margins ............178 Conserving Roll Paper by Printing Originals Without Top and Bottom Margins (Windows) ......... 178 Conserving Roll Paper by Printing Originals Without Top and Bottom Margins (Mac OS X) .......
  • Page 6 The Features of Preview ............................... 248 Operating Environment ..............................248 Starting Preview ................................249 Preview Main Window ..............................250 Dialog Area .................................. 253 Enlarge/Reduce the screen display ..........................254 Moving a Page ................................254 Using the ruler ................................255 Priority setting for rotating 90 degrees ......................... 255 Printing with Selecting the Layout ..........................
  • Page 7 Print Plug-In Main Window ............................315 Preview Area ................................. 317 Main Sheet ..................................318 Page Setup Sheet ................................322 Color Settings Sheet ..............................325 Print History Sheet ............................... 326 Support Sheet ................................327 Paper Detailed Settings Dialog Box ..........................328 Set Configuration Dialog Box ............................
  • Page 8 Portrait Orientation / Landscape Orientation (Word) ....................397 To start from Microsoft PowerPoint ........................... 399 Print Matching Roll Width (PowerPoint) ........................401 Borderless Printing (PowerPoint) ..........................404 Multi-Page Printing (PowerPoint) ..........................406 Register the settings(PowerPoint) ..........................409 Print Using Registered Settings (PowerPoint) ......................410 Portrait Orientation / Landscape Orientation (PowerPoint) ..................
  • Page 9 Changing the Display Order of Media Types ......................463 Updating Media Types ..............................465 Using Paper Other Than Genuine Paper/Feed Confirmed Paper ................. 467 Compatible Paper ..............................468 Add Custom Paper ..............................469 Delete Custom Paper ..............................478 Edit Custom Paper ..............................479 Export Custom Media Information ...........................
  • Page 10 Go to Page Dialog Box ..............................542 Print with No Borders ..............................543 Print on the Center ................................ 543 Not Print Spaces at the Top/Bottom ..........................544 Print Page Rotated 90 Degrees ............................. 545 Display with Fitting to the Width of the Paper ......................546 Display with All ................................
  • Page 11 ICC Matching Mode ..............................604 ColorSync ................................. 605 Printing Enlargements of Scanned Originals from a Color imageRUNNER ............... 606 Print Plug-In for Photoshop/Digital Photo Professional The Features of Print Plug-In ............................610 Operating Environment ..............................610 Installation Procedures ..............................611 Uninstall Procedures ..............................
  • Page 12 The Features of imagePROGRAF Printmonitor ......................674 Job Management Using imagePROGRAF Printmonitor ..................... 675 Media Configuration Tool The Features of Media Configuration Tool ........................677 Operating Environment ..............................678 Procedures for Installing .............................. 678 Procedures for Uninstalling ............................681 Starting the Media Configuration Tool ........................684 Media Configuration Tool main window ........................
  • Page 13 Handling rolls Attaching the Roll Holder to Rolls ..........................782 Loading Rolls in the Printer ............................786 Changing the Type of Paper ............................791 Specifying the Paper Length ............................793 Removing the Roll from the Printer ..........................794 Removing the Roll Holder from Rolls ......................... 797 Feeding Roll Paper Manually ............................
  • Page 14 Printing in Ideal Colors for Light in the Viewing Environment .................. 871 Selecting Color Tones on Charts Before Printing (Windows) .................. 872 Selecting Color Tones on Charts Before Printing (Mac OS X) ................876 Printing in Colors Matching the Measured Ambient Light (Windows) ..............881 Printing in Colors Matching the Measured Ambient Light (Mac OS X) ..............
  • Page 15 Initial Settings Configuring the IP Address on the Printer ........................965 Configuring the IP Address Using the Printer Control Panel ................... 966 Configuring the IP Address Using ARP and PING Commands ................967 Configuring TCP/IPv6 Network Settings ........................968 Configuring the Printer Driver Destination (Windows) ....................969 Configuring the Printer Driver Destination (Mac OS X) .....................
  • Page 16 Other Maintenance 1044 Preparing to Transfer the Printer ..........................1044 Updating the Firmware ............................... 1052 Consumables 1053 Troubleshooting 1054 Frequently Asked Questions 1055 Frequently Asked Questions ............................1055 Problems Regarding Paper 1057 Clearing Jammed Roll Paper ............................1057 Clearing a Jammed Sheet ............................1061 Roll paper cannot be inserted into the paper feed slot ....................
  • Page 17 Cannot print over a NetWare network ........................1084 Cannot print over AppleTalk or Bonjour networks ....................1084 Installation problems 1085 Removing Installed Printer Drivers ..........................1085 Other problems 1087 The printer does not go on ............................1087 The printer takes time to start up ..........................1087 If the Printer Makes a Strange Sound .........................
  • Page 18 Cannot calibrate................................. 1110 Excessive temperature or humidity........................... 1111 Please execute calibration............................1111 Please calibrate using above paper..........................1111 Borderless printng not possible. Paper stretched or shrank..................1111 Before borderless printing, move the blue platen switch................... 1112 Blue platen switch is dirty.
  • Page 19 How to use this manual 1129 About This User Manual ............................1129 Searching Topics ................................ 1130 HTML Version of the Manual for Printing ........................ 1132 Disposal of the product 1139 WEEE Directive ................................. 1140...
  • Page 21: Basic Printing Workflow 1

    Basic Printing Workflow > Basic Printing Workflow Printing procedure Canceling print jobs Pausing Printing iPF8300S...
  • Page 22: Printing Procedure

    →P.79 (See "Resizing Originals by Entering a Scaling Value.") →P.85 • Free Layout function Print multiple documents from multiple applications (such as word-processing programs, spreadsheet programs, and so on) next to each other. Printing Options Using Rolls and Sheets iPF8300S...
  • Page 23: Turning The Printer On And Off

    Press the Power button to turn on the printer. The printer will now start up. After the Display Screen shows the Canon logo, "Starting up... Please wait." is displayed. The Power Lamp is lit when the printer finishes starting up, and the printer is now in Standby.
  • Page 24 • Never disconnect the printer's power supply or unplug it during a print job. This may damage the printer. Make sure no print jobs are in progress. If the Message Lamp is flashing, check the message on the Display Screen and take action as necessary. (See "Error Messages.") →P.1093 Turning the Printer On and Off iPF8300S...
  • Page 25: Loading And Printing On Rolls

    • Once you have used all the paper on a roll, clean the platen. If the Platen inside the Top Cover becomes dirty, it may soil the underside of paper. (See "Cleaning Inside the Top Cover.") →P.1040 iPF8300S Loading and Printing on Rolls...
  • Page 26 Basic Printing Workflow > Printing procedure > Turn the printer on. (See "Turning the Printer On and Off.") →P.3 Load the roll on the Roll Holder. (See "Attaching the Roll Holder to Rolls.") →P.782 Loading and Printing on Rolls iPF8300S...
  • Page 27 Basic Printing Workflow > Printing procedure > Load the roll in the printer. (See "Loading Rolls in the Printer.") →P.786 iPF8300S Loading and Printing on Rolls...
  • Page 28 →P.791 Note • If no barcode has been printed on the roll and you have set ManageRemainRoll to On, specify the roll length after the type of paper. (See "Specifying the Paper Length.") →P.793 Loading and Printing on Rolls iPF8300S...
  • Page 29: Loading And Printing On Sheets

    The printer now starts printing the print job. Loading and Printing on Sheets These are the basic steps for loading sheets and then printing. Follow the steps below to load and print on sheets. iPF8300S Loading and Printing on Sheets...
  • Page 30 Complete settings in the printer driver for the type of paper and other details. • Specifying Paper in the Printer Driver (Windows) →P.204 • Specifying Paper in the Printer Driver (Mac OS X) →P.489 Loading and Printing on Sheets iPF8300S...
  • Page 31: Printing In Windows

    →P.813 Start printing. Printing in Windows Print from the application menu. Important • We recommend exiting unnecessary applications before printing. Running several applications while printing may interrupt the transfer of print data and affect printing quality. iPF8300S Printing in Windows...
  • Page 32: Printing From Mac Os X

    Registering the printer Before printing, you must register the printer in imagePROGRAF PrinterSetup.app. For instructions on registering the printer, see "Configuring the Printer Driver Destination (Mac OS X)." →P.970 Printing from Mac OS X iPF8300S...
  • Page 33 As shown in the following illustration, you can switch to other panes in this dialog box to complete settings for vari- ous methods of printing, including enlarged and reduced printing, borderless printing, and so on. iPF8300S Printing from Mac OS X...
  • Page 34: Canceling Print Jobs

    When you press the Stop button during printing, printer operation varies depending on the current status. • If you press the Stop button before printing starts Pressing the Stop button before printing starts will display a confirmation message. To cancel the print job, select "Yes". Canceling Print Jobs from the Control Panel iPF8300S...
  • Page 35: 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. iPF8300S Canceling Print Jobs from Windows...
  • Page 36: Canceling Print Jobs From Mac Os X

    They are not displayed before print data is sent to the printer, even if the computer has started preparing the print data. Click the printer icon in the Dock to display the printer window. Canceling Print Jobs from Mac OS X iPF8300S...
  • Page 37 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. iPF8300S Canceling Print Jobs from Mac OS X...
  • Page 38 Exit imagePROGRAF Printmonitor. In the printer window, click Resume Printer. 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 iPF8300S...
  • Page 39: 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. iPF8300S Pausing Printing...
  • Page 40: Enhanced Printing Options

    Printing CAD Drawings Adjusting Images 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 Checking Images Before Printing Other useful settings iPF8300S...
  • Page 41: 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.204 • Specifying Paper in the Printer Driver (Mac OS X) →P.489 iPF8300S Choosing a Paper for Printing...
  • Page 42: Printing Photos And Office Documents

    Print with minimum color difference. Suitable for printing tion scanner images and when print results are too vivid. Photo (Adobe RGB) Setting suitable for printing images created using the color space of Adobe RGB in optimal color. Printing Photos and Images iPF8300S...
  • Page 43: Printing Photos And Images (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 Driv- ") er Dialog Box from Applications (Windows) →P.211 iPF8300S Printing Photos and Images (Windows)
  • Page 44 →P.448 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 Settings. Printing Photos and Images (Windows) iPF8300S...
  • Page 45: 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: Glossy Photo Paper HG 170 • Roll paper width: 10 inches (254.0 mm) iPF8300S Printing Photos and Images (Mac OS X)
  • Page 46 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. Printing Photos and Images (Mac OS X) iPF8300S...
  • Page 47 • For information on settings optimized for printing photos and images, see " Printing Photos and Im- ages " →P.22 • You can check the settings values selected in the Print Target list by clicking View set.. Make your selection in the Print Quality list. iPF8300S Printing Photos and Images (Mac OS X)
  • Page 48 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 Informa- tion on the Main pane to update the printer information. Printing Photos and Images (Mac OS X) iPF8300S...
  • Page 49: Printing From Photoshop

    • Fine-tune color tones in Photoshop while viewing a preview that accurately reproduces printing results. • With print log management, you can save and load setting parameters from past print jobs. Note • imagePROGRAF Print Plug-In for Photoshop for Windows and Macintosh are provided with the print- iPF8300S Printing from Photoshop...
  • Page 50: 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. Printing Adobe RGB Images (Windows) iPF8300S...
  • Page 51 Media Type list, select the type of paper that is loaded. In this case, click Glossy Photo Paper HG 170. Click Advanced Settings to switch the print mode. Click Image in the Print Priority list. iPF8300S Printing Adobe RGB Images (Windows)
  • Page 52 Print Quality list. Note • Options displayed in the 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. Printing Adobe RGB Images (Windows) iPF8300S...
  • Page 53 Printing Photos and Office Documents > Click the Matching tab to display the Matching sheet. Matching Mode, click Driver Matching Mode. Color Space, click Adobe RGB. Click OK to close the Color Settings dialog box. iPF8300S Printing Adobe RGB Images (Windows)
  • Page 54: 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: Glossy Photo Paper HG 170 • Roll paper width: 10 inches (254.0 mm) Printing Adobe RGB Images (Mac OS X) iPF8300S...
  • Page 55 In the Color Handling list, click Printer Manages Colors. Click Print. Access the Main pane. In the Media Type list, select the type of paper that is loaded. In this case, click Glossy Photo Paper HG 170. iPF8300S Printing Adobe RGB Images (Mac OS X)
  • Page 56 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) iPF8300S...
  • Page 57 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". iPF8300S Printing Adobe RGB Images (Mac OS X)
  • Page 58: Printing Office Documents

    • 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 Driv- er Dialog Box from Applications (Windows) ") →P.211 Printing Office Documents iPF8300S...
  • Page 59 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 Settings. iPF8300S Printing Office Documents (Windows)
  • Page 60: 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]) Printing Office Documents (Mac OS X) iPF8300S...
  • Page 61 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. iPF8300S Printing Office Documents (Mac OS X)
  • Page 62 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.. Make your selection in the Print Quality list. Printing Office Documents (Mac OS X) iPF8300S...
  • Page 63 For details on available printing conditions, see " Printer Driver Settings (Mac OS X) " →P.487 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.492 iPF8300S Printing Office Documents (Mac OS X)
  • Page 64: 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.211 Make sure the Main sheet is displayed. Using PosterArtist to Compose Originals iPF8300S...
  • Page 65 Page Layout list. When you attempt to print, PosterArtist starts up and the PageCapture window is displayed. (At this point, the docu- ment will not be printed yet.) Choose the page to load in PosterArtist. iPF8300S Using PosterArtist to Compose Originals...
  • Page 66 Without closing the PosterArtist window, repeat steps 1-8 to arrange originals from multiple applications on the same page. Note • For details on how to edit and sort images, refer to the PosterArtist Manual. Print from the PosterArtist menu. Using PosterArtist to Compose Originals iPF8300S...
  • Page 67: Printing Cad Drawings

    • 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]) Choose Print in the application menu. iPF8300S Printing Line Drawings and Text...
  • Page 68: Enhanced Printing Options 20

    Easy Settings is selected, click CAD (Color Line Drawing) or CAD (Monochrome Line Drawing ) in the Print Target list. Note • You can check the settings values selected in the Print Target list by clicking View Settings. Printing Line Drawings and Text (Windows) iPF8300S...
  • Page 69: Printing Line Drawings And Text (mac Os X)

    This topic describes how to print line drawings based on the following example. • Document: CAD drawing • Page size: A3 (297.0 × 420.0 mm [11.7 × 16.5 in]) • Paper: Roll • Paper type: Plain Paper iPF8300S Printing Line Drawings and Text (Mac OS X)
  • Page 70 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 Line Drawings and Text (Mac OS X) iPF8300S...
  • Page 71 Easy Settings is selected, click CAD (Color Line Drawing) in the Print Target list. Note • You can check the settings values selected in the Print Target list by clicking View set.. Make your selection in the Print Quality list. iPF8300S Printing Line Drawings and Text (Mac OS X)
  • Page 72 Note • If the width of the roll loaded in the printer is not shown in Roll Width, click Printer Informa- tion on the Main pane to update the printer information. Printing Line Drawings and Text (Mac OS X) iPF8300S...
  • Page 73: Printing From Autocad

    Confirming the Installation of Printer Driver Optimization Module for AutoCAD You can confirm whether Printer Driver Optimization Module for AutoCAD is installed by the following method. From the File menu of AutoCAD, select Print. iPF8300S Printing from AutoCAD...
  • Page 74 The Printing dialog box is displayed. Printer Driver Optimization Module for AutoCAD is installed if in Plotter of Printer/plotter this is dis- played:iPFxxxx - Optimized driver - by Canon Inc.. Installation of Printer Driver Optimization Module for AutoCAD If Printer Driver Optimization Module for AutoCAD is not installed, install it by the following method.
  • Page 75: 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. iPF8300S Adjusting the Color in the Printer Driver...
  • Page 76 Perceptual Color-matching optimized for print- operating system. ing typical photos attractively. Smooth gradation is a feature. This is also an easy-to-use mode when per- forming color adjustment using appli- cation software. Adjusting the Color in the Printer Driver iPF8300S...
  • Page 77 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.58 • Fine-Tuning Colors of Photos and Images (Mac OS X) →P.61 iPF8300S Adjusting the Color in the Printer Driver...
  • Page 78: 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 Driv- er Dialog Box from Applications (Windows) ") →P.211 Make sure the Main sheet is displayed. In the Media Type list, select the type of paper that is loaded. Fine-Tuning Colors of Photos and Images (Windows) iPF8300S...
  • Page 79 Enhanced Printing Options > Adjusting Images > Click Advanced Settings to switch the print mode. Click Color in the Color Mode list. Click Color Settings to display the Color Settings dialog box. iPF8300S Fine-Tuning Colors of Photos and Images (Windows)
  • Page 80 Image, Graphics, and Text. Close the Color Settings dialog box. Click the Page Setup tab to display the Page Setup sheet. Confirm the settings of Page Size, Paper Source, and so on. Fine-Tuning Colors of Photos and Images (Windows) iPF8300S...
  • Page 81: 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. iPF8300S Fine-Tuning Colors of Photos and Images (Mac OS X)
  • Page 82 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. Fine-Tuning Colors of Photos and Images (Mac OS X) iPF8300S...
  • Page 83 • Click Object Adjustment to open the Object Adjustment dialog box, which allows you to select the color adjustment target from Images, Graphics, and Text. Click OK to close the Color Settings dialog box. iPF8300S Fine-Tuning Colors of Photos and Images (Mac OS X)
  • Page 84: Giving Priority To Particular Graphic Elements And Colors For Printing

    • Printing Photos and Images →P.22 • Printing Line Drawings and Text →P.47 • Printing Office Documents →P.38 • Print Priority Choose the graphic elements that you want to emphasize for printing. Giving Priority to Particular Graphic Elements and Colors for Printing iPF8300S...
  • Page 85 Color Adjustment (Text) Gray Tone separately for images, graphics, and Brightness text documents. Contrast If you choose Monochrome in Color Saturation Mode only Brightness and Contrast can be adjusted. iPF8300S Giving Priority to Particular Graphic Elements and Colors for Printing...
  • Page 86 • Choosing the Document Type and Printing Conditions (Windows) →P.67 • Choosing the Document Type and Printing Conditions (Mac OS X) →P.70 Giving Priority to Particular Graphic Elements and Colors for Printing iPF8300S...
  • Page 87: Choosing The Document Type And Printing Conditions (windows)

    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 (Windows) ") →P.211 Make sure the Main sheet is displayed. In the Media Type list, select the type of paper that is loaded. iPF8300S Choosing the Document Type and Printing Conditions (Windows)
  • Page 88 Click Monochrome in the Color Mode list. To adjust the brightness and contrast, click Color Settings. Note • For instructions on adjusting brightness and contrast, see "Adjusting the Color in the Printer Driver." →P.55 Choosing the Document Type and Printing Conditions (Windows) iPF8300S...
  • Page 89 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.207 iPF8300S Choosing the Document Type and Printing Conditions (Windows)
  • Page 90: Choosing The Document Type And Printing Conditions (mac Os X)

    Select the printer in the Format for list. Choose the original size in the Paper Size list. Click OK to close the dialog box. In the application menu, choose Print. Choosing the Document Type and Printing Conditions (Mac OS X) iPF8300S...
  • Page 91 Access the Main pane. In the Media Type list, select the type of paper that is loaded. Click Advanced Settings to switch the print mode. Click Image in the Print Priority list. iPF8300S Choosing the Document Type and Printing Conditions (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.492 Choosing the Document Type and Printing Conditions (Mac OS X) iPF8300S...
  • Page 93: 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) iPF8300S Resizing Originals to Match the Paper Size...
  • Page 94 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. Resizing Originals to Match the Paper Size (Windows) iPF8300S...
  • Page 95: Resizing Originals To Match The Paper Size (mac Os X)

    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 × 297.0 mm [8.3 × 11.7 in]) • Paper: Roll paper iPF8300S Resizing Originals to Match the Paper Size (Mac OS X)
  • Page 96 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. Resizing Originals to Match the Paper Size (Mac OS X) iPF8300S...
  • 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. iPF8300S Resizing Originals to Match the Paper Size (Mac OS X)
  • Page 98 Paper Size in the 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. Resizing Originals to Match the Paper Size (Mac OS X) iPF8300S...
  • Page 99: Resizing Originals To Fit The Roll Width

    This topic describes how to enlarge originals before printing to match the roll width, based on the following example. • Document: Any type • 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) iPF8300S Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width...
  • Page 100 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. Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width (Windows) iPF8300S...
  • Page 101 Select and click a roll paper in the Paper Source list. In the 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"). iPF8300S Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width (Windows)
  • Page 102: 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) iPF8300S...
  • Page 103 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. iPF8300S Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width (Mac OS X)
  • Page 104 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) iPF8300S...
  • Page 105: 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. iPF8300S Resizing Originals by Entering a Scaling Value...
  • Page 106: 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 Driv- er Dialog Box from Applications (Windows) ") →P.211 Resizing Originals by Entering a Scaling Value (Windows) iPF8300S...
  • Page 107 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. Click the Page Setup tab to display the Page Setup sheet. iPF8300S Resizing Originals by Entering a Scaling Value (Windows)
  • Page 108: Resizing Originals By Entering A Scaling Value (mac Os X)

    Resizing Originals by Entering a Scaling Value (Mac OS X) This topic describes how to enlarge originals before printing by entering a scaling value, based on the following example. • Document: Any Type Resizing Originals by Entering a Scaling Value (Mac OS X) iPF8300S...
  • Page 109 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. iPF8300S Resizing Originals by Entering a Scaling Value (Mac OS X)
  • Page 110 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) iPF8300S...
  • Page 111 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. iPF8300S Resizing Originals by Entering a Scaling Value (Mac OS X)
  • Page 112 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.492 Resizing Originals by Entering a Scaling Value (Mac OS X) iPF8300S...
  • Page 113: Printing At Full Size

    • Sheets: Load paper that is at least 10 mm (0.39 in) wider and 28 mm (1.10 in) higher than the page size • Rolls: Load paper that is at least 10 mm (0.39 in) wider and 10 mm (0.39 in) higher than the page size iPF8300S Printing on Oversized Paper...
  • Page 114: Printing At Full 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 Driv- er Dialog Box from Applications (Windows) ") →P.211 Printing at Full Size (Windows) iPF8300S...
  • Page 115 Media Type list, select the type of paper that is loaded. In this case, click Plain Paper. Click the Page Setup tab to display the Page Setup sheet. Click Size Options to display the Paper Size Options dialog box. iPF8300S Printing at Full Size (Windows)
  • Page 116: 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]) Printing at Full Size (Mac OS X) iPF8300S...
  • Page 117 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. iPF8300S Printing at Full Size (Mac OS X)
  • Page 118 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. Printing at Full Size (Mac OS X) iPF8300S...
  • Page 119 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.492 iPF8300S Printing at Full Size (Mac OS X)
  • Page 120: 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. Borderless Printing at Actual Size iPF8300S...
  • Page 121: 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 Driv- er Dialog Box from Applications (Windows) ") →P.211 iPF8300S Borderless Printing at Actual Size (Windows)
  • Page 122 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. Click the Page Setup tab to display the Page Setup sheet. Borderless Printing at Actual Size (Windows) iPF8300S...
  • Page 123: Borderless Printing At Actual Size (mac Os X)

    This topic describes how to print borderlessly at actual size based on the following example. • Document: Any Type • Page size: 10 × 12 inches (254.0×304.8 mm)–Borderless • Paper: Roll paper • Paper type: Heavyweight Coated Paper iPF8300S Borderless Printing at Actual Size (Mac OS X)
  • Page 124 • Paper sizes supported for borderless printing are indicated by —Borderless. 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. Borderless Printing at Actual Size (Mac OS X) iPF8300S...
  • Page 125 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. iPF8300S Borderless Printing at Actual Size (Mac OS X)
  • Page 126 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.492 Borderless Printing at Actual Size (Mac OS X) iPF8300S...
  • Page 127: Borderless Printing On Paper Of Equivalent Size

    • 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. iPF8300S Borderless Printing on Paper of Equivalent Size...
  • Page 128: Borderless Printing By Resizing Originals To Match The Paper Size (windows)

    Select the printer in the dialog box, and then display the printer driver dialog box.(See " Accessing the Printer Driv- ") er Dialog Box from Applications (Windows) →P.211 Borderless Printing by Resizing Originals to Match the Paper Size (Windows) iPF8300S...
  • Page 129 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. Click the Page Setup tab to display the Page Setup sheet. iPF8300S Borderless Printing by Resizing Originals to Match the Paper Size (Windows)
  • Page 130: Borderless Printing By Resizing Originals To Match The Paper Size (mac Os X)

    This topic describes how to enlarge originals before borderless printing to match the paper size, based on the following example. • Document: Any Type • Page size: 10×12 inches (254.0×304.8 mm) Borderless Printing by Resizing Originals to Match the Paper Size (Mac OS X) iPF8300S...
  • Page 131 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. iPF8300S Borderless Printing by Resizing Originals to Match the Paper Size (Mac OS X)
  • Page 132 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. Borderless Printing by Resizing Originals to Match the Paper Size (Mac OS X) iPF8300S...
  • Page 133 Select the Borderless Printing check box. Click Fit Paper Size under Enlarged/Reduced Printing. Paper Size, click the paper size. In this case, click 10"x12" - Borderless. iPF8300S Borderless Printing by Resizing Originals to Match the Paper Size (Mac OS X)
  • Page 134: Borderless Printing By Resizing Originals To Fit The Roll Width

    • 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 by Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width iPF8300S...
  • Page 135: Borderless Printing By Resizing Originals To Fit The Roll Width (windows)

    Select the printer in the dialog box, and then display the printer driver dialog box.(See " Accessing the Printer Driv- er Dialog Box from Applications (Windows) ") →P.211 iPF8300S Borderless Printing by Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width (Windows)
  • Page 136 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. Click the Page Setup tab to display the Page Setup sheet. Borderless Printing by Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width (Windows) iPF8300S...
  • Page 137: Borderless Printing By Resizing Originals To Fit The Roll Width (mac Os X)

    • Document: Any Type • Page size: A4 (210.0 × 297.0 mm [8.3 × 11.7 in]) • Paper: Roll paper • Paper type: Heavyweight Coated Paper iPF8300S Borderless Printing by Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width (Mac OS X)
  • Page 138 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. Borderless Printing by Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width (Mac OS X) iPF8300S...
  • Page 139 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. iPF8300S Borderless Printing by Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width (Mac OS X)
  • Page 140 ISO A4. Select the Enlarged/Reduced Printing check box. Select the Borderless Printing check box. This ensures that Fit Roll Paper Width is automatically selected in Enlarged/Reduced Printing. Borderless Printing by Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width (Mac OS X) iPF8300S...
  • Page 141 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.492 iPF8300S Borderless Printing by Resizing Originals to Fit the Roll Width (Mac OS X)
  • Page 142: 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 in Print Quality, and choose Unidirec- tional Printing as the direction of printing. Printing Vertical or Horizontal Banners (Large-Format Printing) iPF8300S...
  • Page 143: Printing Vertical Or Horizontal Banners (large-format Printing; Windows)

    This example describes how to register a paper size that is horizontally elongated and suitable for banners in either horizon- tal or vertical format. Display the printer driver dialog box.(See " Accessing the Printer Driver Dialog Box from the Operating System Menu (Windows) ") →P.213 iPF8300S Printing Vertical or Horizontal Banners (Large-Format Printing; Windows)
  • Page 144 For more information, see " Printing on Non-Standard Paper Sizes (Windows) " →P.132 Creating the banner in the application Follow the steps below to create the banner in Microsoft Word using the Custom Paper Size you registered. Start Microsoft Word. Printing Vertical or Horizontal Banners (Large-Format Printing; Windows) iPF8300S...
  • Page 145 Media Type list, select the type of paper that is loaded. In this case, click Plain Paper. After confirming that Easy Settings is selected, click Poster in the Print Target list. iPF8300S Printing Vertical or Horizontal Banners (Large-Format Printing; Windows)
  • Page 146 Page Size list, click the size you registered, My Horizontal Banner. Select the Enlarged/Reduced Printing check box. Note • If the Enlarged/Reduced Printing check box is not displayed on the Page Setup sheet, clear the Borderless Printing check box. Printing Vertical or Horizontal Banners (Large-Format Printing; Windows) iPF8300S...
  • Page 147 If printing is unsuccessful, you may be able to print after completing the following setting. On the Layout sheet, click Special Settings to display the Special Settings dialog box. In the FineZoom Settings list, click Yes. iPF8300S Printing Vertical or Horizontal Banners (Large-Format Printing; Windows)
  • Page 148: Printing Vertical Or Horizontal Banners (large-format Printing; Mac Os X)

    This example describes how to register and print using a page size that is horizontally elongated and suitable for banners in either horizontal or vertical format. Create the document in the application. Choose Print in the application menu. Select the printer in the Printer list. Printing Vertical or Horizontal Banners (Large-Format Printing; Mac OS X) iPF8300S...
  • Page 149 Click OK to close the dialog box. Print the banner Follow the steps below to print the banner using the corresponding banner settings. Choose Print in the application menu. iPF8300S Printing Vertical or Horizontal Banners (Large-Format Printing; Mac OS X)
  • Page 150 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. Printing Vertical or Horizontal Banners (Large-Format Printing; Mac OS X) iPF8300S...
  • Page 151: Printing On Non-standard Paper Sizes

    For instructions on specifying non-standard paper sizes for printing, refer to the following topics, as appropriate for your computer and operating system. • Printing on Non-Standard Paper Sizes (Windows) →P.132 • Printing on Non-Standard Paper Sizes (Mac OS X) →P.135 iPF8300S Printing on Non-Standard Paper Sizes...
  • Page 152: Printing On Non-standard Paper Sizes (windows)

    Select the printer in the dialog box, and then display the printer driver dialog box.(See " Accessing the Printer Driv- ") er Dialog Box from Applications (Windows) →P.211 Make sure the Main sheet is displayed. Printing on Non-Standard Paper Sizes (Windows) iPF8300S...
  • Page 153 Click Add to register 430 mm Square. Click OK to close the Paper Size Options dialog box. Click Cut Sheet in the Paper Source list. In the Page Size list, click the size you added,430 mm Square. iPF8300S Printing on Non-Standard Paper Sizes (Windows)
  • Page 154 Make sure the Main sheet is displayed. In the Media Type list, select the type of paper that is loaded. After confirming that Easy Settings is selected, select from the Print Target list. Printing on Non-Standard Paper Sizes (Windows) iPF8300S...
  • Page 155: Printing On Non-standard Paper Sizes (mac Os X)

    Custom Page Sizes / Custom Paper Sizes can be set up to 18.0 m. This topic describes how to register a non-standard paper size by the name of 430*430and print based on the following example. • Document: Any Type iPF8300S Printing on Non-Standard Paper Sizes (Mac OS X)
  • Page 156 Click Manage Custom Sizes in the Paper Size list to display the Custom Page Sizes dialog box. In Page Size, enter the height and width of the original. Here, enter 43.00 cm in Height and Width. Printing on Non-Standard Paper Sizes (Mac OS X) iPF8300S...
  • Page 157 Media Type list, select the type of paper that is loaded. After confirming that Easy Settings is selected, select from the Print Target list. Make your selection in the Print Quality list. iPF8300S Printing on Non-Standard Paper Sizes (Mac OS X)
  • Page 158 Page Size, make sure 430*430 is displayed, as registered in Page Setup. 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.492 Printing on Non-Standard Paper Sizes (Mac OS X) iPF8300S...
  • Page 159: 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. Note • Free Layout cannot be used in 64-bit version of Windows. iPF8300S Printing Multiple Originals Next to Each Other...
  • Page 160: 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 Driv- er Dialog Box from Applications (Windows) ") →P.211 Printing Multiple Originals Next to Each Other (Windows) iPF8300S...
  • Page 161 > 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. iPF8300S Printing Multiple Originals Next to Each Other (Windows)
  • Page 162: 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 printing. Choose Print in the application menu. Printing Multiple Originals Next to Each Other (Mac OS X) iPF8300S...
  • Page 163 > Tiling and multiple pages per sheet > Access the Page Setup pane. Select the Free Layout check box. Click Print. The Canon imagePROGRAF Free Layout window is displayed. iPF8300S Printing Multiple Originals Next to Each Other (Mac OS X)
  • Page 164: Printing Multiple Pages Continuously

    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 arrange originals from multiple applications on the same page. • For instructions on editing and rearranging images, refer to the Canon imagePROGRAF Free Lay- out help topic.
  • Page 165: Printing Multiple Pages Continuously (windows)

    Select the printer in the dialog box, and then display the printer driver dialog box.(See " Accessing the Printer Driv- er Dialog Box from Applications (Windows) ") →P.211 Make sure the Main sheet is displayed. In the Media Type list, click the type of paper that is loaded. iPF8300S Printing Multiple Pages Continuously (Windows)
  • Page 166 Roll Paper Options to display the Roll Paper Options dialog box. Select the Banner Printing check box. Click OK. Confirm the print settings and print as desired. Note • For tips on confirming print settings, see " Confirming Print Settings (Windows) " →P.207 Printing Multiple Pages Continuously (Windows) iPF8300S...
  • Page 167: Printing Multiple Pages Continuously (mac Os X)

    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. iPF8300S Printing Multiple Pages Continuously (Mac OS X)
  • Page 168 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. Printing Multiple Pages Continuously (Mac OS X) iPF8300S...
  • Page 169: 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 iPF8300S Printing Multiple Pages Per Sheet...
  • Page 170 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 Multiple Pages Per Sheet (Windows) iPF8300S...
  • Page 171 Page Size, click the size of the original as specified in the application software. In this case, click ISO A3 or Letter (8.5"x11"). 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). iPF8300S Printing Multiple Pages Per Sheet (Windows)
  • Page 172: 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]) Printing Multiple Pages Per Sheet (Mac OS X) iPF8300S...
  • Page 173 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. iPF8300S Printing Multiple Pages Per Sheet (Mac OS X)
  • Page 174 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 Multiple Pages Per Sheet (Mac OS X) iPF8300S...
  • Page 175 Note • If the width of the roll loaded in the printer is not shown in Roll Width, click Printer Informa- tion on the Main pane to update the printer information. iPF8300S Printing Multiple Pages Per Sheet (Mac OS X)
  • Page 176: Printing Posters In Sections

    • When printing using this function, the Print Centered, Watermark, No Spaces at Top or Bottom (Conserve Paper), and Page Options settings are disabled. For instructions on printing large posters, refer to the following topics, as appropriate for your computer and operating system. • Printing Large Posters (Windows) →P.157 Printing Posters in Sections iPF8300S...
  • Page 177: Printing Large Posters (windows)

    ") er Dialog Box from Applications (Windows) →P.211 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. iPF8300S Printing Large Posters (Windows)
  • Page 178 Page Size, click the size of the original as specified in the application. In this case, click ISO A2. Click Cut Sheet in the Paper Source list. Click the Layout tab to display the Layout sheet. Printing Large Posters (Windows) iPF8300S...
  • Page 179 • 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.207 iPF8300S Printing Large Posters (Windows)
  • Page 180: Centering Originals

    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 Driv- ") er Dialog Box from Applications (Windows) →P.211 Printing Originals Centered on Rolls iPF8300S...
  • Page 181 Media Type list, select the type of paper that is loaded. In this case, click Plain Paper. Select the print target in the Print Target list. Click the Page Setup tab to display the Page Setup sheet. iPF8300S Printing Originals Centered on Rolls (Windows)
  • Page 182: 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]) Printing Originals Centered on Rolls (Mac OS X) iPF8300S...
  • Page 183 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. iPF8300S Printing Originals Centered on Rolls (Mac OS X)
  • Page 184 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. Printing Originals Centered on Rolls (Mac OS X) iPF8300S...
  • Page 185 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.492 iPF8300S Printing Originals Centered on Rolls (Mac OS X)
  • Page 186: Printing Originals Centered On Sheets

    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 Driv- er Dialog Box from Applications (Windows) ") →P.211 Printing Originals Centered on Sheets iPF8300S...
  • Page 187 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. Click the Page Setup tab to display the Page Setup sheet. iPF8300S Printing Originals Centered on Sheets (Windows)
  • Page 188 • If you have selected Cut Sheet as the paper source, follow the instructions on the printer control pan- el to enter the paper size. Note • For tips on confirming print settings, see " Confirming Print Settings (Windows) " →P.207 Printing Originals Centered on Sheets (Windows) iPF8300S...
  • Page 189: Printing Originals Centered On Sheets (mac Os X)

    Paper Size list, click the size of the original. In this case, click ISO A4 - Cut Sheet. 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. iPF8300S Printing Originals Centered on Sheets (Mac OS X)
  • Page 190 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 Cut Sheet in the Paper Source list. Printing Originals Centered on Sheets (Mac OS X) iPF8300S...
  • Page 191 • For tips on confirming print settings, see " Confirming Print Settings (Mac OS X) " →P.492 Important • If you have selected Cut Sheet as the paper source, follow the instructions on the printer control panel to enter the paper size. iPF8300S Printing Originals Centered on Sheets (Mac OS X)
  • Page 192: Conserving Roll Paper

    This example illustrates how to rotate an A4 (210.0×297.0 mm)/Letter (8.3×11.7 in) original in portrait orientation 90 de- grees to fit within the width of A3/A4 roll paper (297.0 mm [11.7 in]), which enables you to conserve paper. Choose Print in the application menu. Conserving Roll Paper by Rotating Originals 90 Degrees iPF8300S...
  • Page 193 In the Media Type list, select the type of paper that is loaded. In this case, click Plain Paper. Click the Page Setup tab to display the Page Setup sheet. iPF8300S Conserving Roll Paper by Rotating Originals 90 Degrees (Windows)
  • Page 194: Conserving Roll Paper By Rotating Originals 90 Degrees (mac Os X)

    This example illustrates how to rotate an A4 (210.0×297.0 mm)/Letter (8.3 × 11.7 in) original in portrait orientation 90 degrees to fit within the width of A3/A4 roll (297.0 mm [11.7 in]), which enables you to conserve paper. Conserving Roll Paper by Rotating Originals 90 Degrees (Mac OS X) iPF8300S...
  • Page 195 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. iPF8300S Conserving Roll Paper by Rotating Originals 90 Degrees (Mac OS X)
  • Page 196 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) iPF8300S...
  • Page 197 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.492 iPF8300S Conserving Roll Paper by Rotating Originals 90 Degrees (Mac OS X)
  • Page 198: Conserving Roll Paper By Printing Originals Without Top And Bottom Margins (windows)

    Select the printer in the dialog box, and then display the printer driver dialog box.(See " Accessing the Printer Driv- er Dialog Box from Applications (Windows) ") →P.211 Conserving Roll Paper by Printing Originals Without Top and Bottom Margins iPF8300S...
  • Page 199 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 or Letter (8.5"x11"). iPF8300S Conserving Roll Paper by Printing Originals Without Top and Bottom Margins (Windows)
  • Page 200: 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) iPF8300S...
  • Page 201 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. iPF8300S Conserving Roll Paper by Printing Originals Without Top and Bottom Margins (Mac OS X)
  • Page 202 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 Printing Originals Without Top and Bottom Margins (Mac OS X) iPF8300S...
  • Page 203 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.492 iPF8300S Conserving Roll Paper by Printing Originals Without Top and Bottom Margins (Mac OS X)
  • Page 204: 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. Checking the Layout in a Preview Before Printing iPF8300S...
  • Page 205 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.208 • Checking the Layout in a Preview Before Printing (Mac OS X) →P.493 iPF8300S Checking the Layout in a Preview Before Printing...
  • Page 206: Other Useful Settings Printing With Watermarks

    You can also create your own watermarks. Specify the following options to customize your watermark. • Watermark string: Specify the font, size, color, and so on. Surround the watermark with a frame, if desired. • Watermark position: Specify the position on the page, the angle, and so on. Printing With Watermarks iPF8300S...
  • Page 207: Printing With Watermarks- Copy, File Copy, And So On (windows)

    Select the printer in the dialog box, and then display the printer driver dialog box.(See " Accessing the Printer Driv- er Dialog Box from Applications (Windows) ") →P.211 Make sure the Main sheet is displayed. iPF8300S Printing with Watermarks— COPY, FILE COPY, and so on (Windows)
  • Page 208 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). Printing with Watermarks— COPY, FILE COPY, and so on (Windows) iPF8300S...
  • Page 209 Confirm the print settings and print as desired. Note • For tips on confirming print settings, see " Confirming Print Settings (Windows) " →P.207 iPF8300S Printing with Watermarks— COPY, FILE COPY, and so on (Windows)
  • Page 210: Making The Original Orientation Match The Paper Orientation

    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.211 Making the Original Orientation Match the Paper Orientation iPF8300S...
  • Page 211 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. iPF8300S Making the Original Orientation Match the Paper Orientation (Windows)
  • Page 212: 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) iPF8300S...
  • Page 213 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. iPF8300S Making the Original Orientation Match the Paper Orientation (Mac OS X)
  • Page 214 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) iPF8300S...
  • Page 215 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.492 iPF8300S Making the Original Orientation Match the Paper Orientation (Mac OS X)
  • Page 216: 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 Driv- er Dialog Box from Applications (Windows) ") →P.211 Using Favorites iPF8300S...
  • Page 217 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.207 Roll paper will be automatically cut after printing. iPF8300S Cutting Roll Paper After Printing (Windows)
  • Page 218: 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) iPF8300S...
  • Page 219 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. iPF8300S Cutting Roll Paper After Printing (Mac OS X)
  • Page 220 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.492 Cutting Roll Paper After Printing (Mac OS X) iPF8300S...
  • Page 221: 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 iPF8300S...
  • Page 222: Printer Driver Settings

    For instructions on accessing the Windows printer driver, refer to the following topics. • Accessing the Printer Driver Dialog Box from Applications →P.211 • Accessing the Printer Driver Dialog Box from the Operating System Menu →P.213 Printer Driver Settings iPF8300S...
  • Page 223: Printer Driver

    • Layout Sheet →P.238 You can specify the page layout, watermarks, the orientation, the number of copies, and print processing options. • Page Options Dialog Box →P.240 • Special Settings Dialog Box →P.241 • Favorites Sheet →P.242 iPF8300S Printer Driver Settings...
  • Page 224: Specifying Paper In The Printer Driver

    If you have replaced the paper, you must complete the following settings in the printer driver. Important • Always specify the same type and size of paper in the printer menu and printer driver. Choose Print in the application menu. Specifying Paper in the Printer Driver iPF8300S...
  • Page 225 Paper Information on Printer dialog box, you can obtain information on the paper in the printer and configure printer driver settings for the feed source and type of paper. This function requires that the Status Monitor be installed. iPF8300S Specifying Paper in the Printer Driver...
  • Page 226 Roll Paper Width. Note • A variety of settings are available in the printer driver to suit different printing applications. For details on available printing conditions, see " Printer Driver Settings " →P.202 Specifying Paper in the Printer Driver iPF8300S...
  • Page 227: Confirming Print Settings

    When you activate this feature, imagePROGRAF Preview or PageComposer is started before printing. Confirming how documents will be printed this way helps prevent printing errors. For details on print previews, see " Checking the Layout in a Preview Before Printing " →P.184 iPF8300S Confirming Print Settings...
  • Page 228: 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 Driv- ") er Dialog Box from Applications →P.211 Make sure the Main sheet is displayed. Select the Open Preview When Print Job Starts check box. Checking the Layout in a Preview Before Printing iPF8300S...
  • Page 229: Using Favorites

    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.211 Perform normal printing settings. The favorite is registered from here. iPF8300S Using Favorites...
  • Page 230 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. Using Favorites iPF8300S...
  • Page 231: Accessing The Printer Driver Dialog Box From Applications

    • For instructions on confirming print settings, see " Confirming Print Settings " →P.207 Accessing the Printer Driver Dialog Box from Applications Choose Print from the File menu to display the dialog box for printing conditions. iPF8300S Accessing the Printer Driver Dialog Box from Applications...
  • Page 232 In the following case, click Preferences. • Example: Print dialog box displayed by the application software Accessing the Printer Driver Dialog Box from Applications iPF8300S...
  • Page 233: Accessing The Printer Driver Dialog Box From The Operating System Menu

    See " Accessing the Printer Driver Dialog Box from the Operating System Menu ". →P.213 Accessing the Printer Driver Dialog Box from the Operating System Menu Click start > Printers and Faxes (or Printers ). iPF8300S Accessing the Printer Driver Dialog Box from the Operating System Menu...
  • Page 234 Click Printing Preferences to display the Printing Preferences dialog box, titled with the name of this printer. Note • The Device Settings sheet is also an extension of the printer driver.(See " Device Settings Sheet ") →P.247 Accessing the Printer Driver Dialog Box from the Operating System Menu iPF8300S...
  • Page 235: Main Sheet

    The following settings are available on the Main sheet. For details on settings items, refer to the printer driver help file. Note • On the Main sheet, choose Easy Settings to specify basic print settings based on the particular printing ap- plication, or switch to Advanced Settings to complete more detailed settings as desired. iPF8300S Main Sheet...
  • Page 236 You can check the printer status, job status, and other conditions. You can also set up email notification if printer errors occur by completing the Email Notice settings. For details, refer to the Status Monitor help file. • About Displays version information for the printer driver. Main Sheet iPF8300S...
  • Page 237 • Giving Priority to Particular Graphic Elements and Colors for Printing →P.64 • View Settings Displays the Print Target setting values. You can view and change the order of Print Target setting values. • View Settings Dialog Box for the Printing Application →P.222 iPF8300S Main Sheet...
  • Page 238 Print Quality, you may not be able to select this option. Note • If you set Print Quality to Fast, you can select Economy Printing. However, depending on Media Type and Print Priority, you may not be able to select Economy Printing. Main Sheet iPF8300S...
  • Page 239: Paper Information On Printer Dialog Box

    Shows the paper source supported by the printer, as well as information about the loaded paper. To update the paper source and media type settings in the printer driver, select the desired Paper Source option and click OK. iPF8300S Paper Information on Printer Dialog Box...
  • Page 240: Paper Detailed Settings Dialog Box

    1 sec. / 3 sec. / 5 sec. / 7 sec. / 9 The next line is printed when the set time elapses after a line is printed. sec. * Increase the time according to the occurrence condition of bleeding or unevenness. Paper Detailed Settings Dialog Box iPF8300S...
  • Page 241 Mirror 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. iPF8300S Paper Detailed Settings Dialog Box...
  • Page 242: 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. View Settings Dialog Box for the Printing Application iPF8300S...
  • Page 243 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. • Saturation Adjust the color intensity as desired. Increasing the Saturation setting makes colors more vivid, and reducing the Saturation makes colors more subdued. iPF8300S Color Adjustment Sheet: Color...
  • Page 244: 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. Object Adjustment dialog box: Color iPF8300S...
  • Page 245: 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. iPF8300S Matching Sheet...
  • Page 246 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.55 Matching Sheet iPF8300S...
  • Page 247: Ambient Light Adjust Dialog Box

    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. iPF8300S Ambient Light Adjust dialog box...
  • Page 248 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.55 Ambient Light Adjust dialog box iPF8300S...
  • Page 249: Light Source Check Tool

    ") →P.774 • 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. iPF8300S Light Source Check Tool...
  • Page 250: Color Adjustment Sheet: Monochrome

    (that is, the original photo that was scanned or the original graphic as it appears on the com- puter 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: Monochrome iPF8300S...
  • Page 251: 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. iPF8300S Object Adjustment dialog box: Monochrome...
  • Page 252: Gray Adjustment Sheet

    Adjust the overall image brightness as desired. You can adjust the brightness if the printed document is lighter or dark- er than the original image (that is, the original photo that was scanned or the original graphic as it appears on the com- puter screen). Gray Adjustment Sheet iPF8300S...
  • Page 253: 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.775 iPF8300S Page Setup Sheet...
  • Page 254 • Resizing Originals by Entering a Scaling Value →P.85 • Fit Paper Size Scales the document image to match the paper size. • Fit Roll Paper Width Scales the document image to match the roll width. Page Setup Sheet iPF8300S...
  • Page 255 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.237 • Defaults Restores all settings on the sheet to the default values. iPF8300S Page Setup Sheet...
  • Page 256: Output Method Dialog Box

    Displays a list of mail boxes. If you choose Save in mail box, also specify the destination personal box from the list. • Acquire Mail Box Name When this is clicked, the box name acquired from the printer main unit is displayed in Mail box. Output Method dialog box iPF8300S...
  • Page 257: Paper Size Options Dialog Box

    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. • Enables you to register the custom paper size you have specified or overwrite an existing custom paper size. iPF8300S Paper Size Options Dialog Box...
  • Page 258: Layout Sheet

    • Pages to Print • Free Layout Settings • Watermark Activating this option makes two settings available, Watermarks and Edit Watermark. • Printing With Watermarks →P.186 • Watermarks Lists the provided watermarks. Choose the watermark to print. Layout Sheet iPF8300S...
  • Page 259: 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.241 • Defaults Click to restore all settings on the sheet to the default values. iPF8300S Layout Sheet...
  • Page 260: 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 iPF8300S...
  • Page 261: Special Settings Dialog Box

    • This function cannot be used on 64-bit version of Windows. • Extend print pass If you are concerned about uneven colors in the print result of Highest quality, selecting this option may improve printing results. However, printing may take longer. iPF8300S Special Settings Dialog Box...
  • Page 262: 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 iPF8300S...
  • Page 263 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. iPF8300S Favorites Sheet...
  • Page 264: Utility Sheet

    Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy and assign print settings to hot folders. • Printing Enlargements of Scanned Originals from a Color imageRUNNER →P.304 For details, see Color imageRUNNER Enlargement Copy →P.292 Note • This function is not available on 64-bit version of Windows. Utility Sheet iPF8300S...
  • Page 265: 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 266: Settings Summaries Dialog Box

    The Settings Summaries dialog box enables you to confirm the settings for the Main, Page Setup, Layout, and Favorites sheets. • Copy Click to copy the settings information to the clipboard. You can paste the settings information into a file created with a text editor or similar application. Settings Summaries Dialog Box iPF8300S...
  • Page 267: Device Settings Sheet

    The following settings are available on the Device Settings sheet. • About You can display version information for the printer driver. iPF8300S Device Settings Sheet...
  • Page 268: The Features Of Preview

    Windows XP, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 R2, Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008, Win- dows Server 2008 R2, Windows 7 Note • For the Windows OS, use the latest version of Service Pack. • Software that requires installation imagePROGRAF Printer Driver The Features of Preview iPF8300S...
  • Page 269: Starting Preview

    On the Main sheet, click on the Open Preview When Print Job Starts check box. Click the OK button to save the settings. 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. iPF8300S Starting Preview...
  • Page 270: Preview Main Window

    Preview Main Window The Preview main window consists of the menu and tool bars, preview and dialog area and status bar. Note • You can use the View menu to show or hide the tool bar. Preview Main Window iPF8300S...
  • Page 271 This allows you to select tool buttons required for major operations. • 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. iPF8300S Preview Main Window...
  • Page 272 Windows Software > Preview > For more information about Dialog Area, see "Dialog Area." →P.253 • Status Bar This shows the message, Pages and Output Size. Preview Main Window iPF8300S...
  • Page 273: 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.260 iPF8300S Dialog Area...
  • Page 274: 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 iPF8300S...
  • Page 275: Using The Ruler

    Rotate 90 Degrees If Possible Rotates pages in portrait orientation 90 degrees before printing. Pages are only rota- ted if they can fit lengthwise across the roll. Use Driver Settings Follows printer driver settings when determining whether to rotate pages. iPF8300S Using the ruler...
  • Page 276 Windows Software > Preview > Selecting Rotate 90 Degrees If Possible or Placing a checkmark for Rotate Page 90 degrees (Conserve Paper) on the printer driver Selecting Use Driver Settings Priority setting for rotating 90 degrees iPF8300S...
  • Page 277: Printing With Selecting The Layout

    You can print which conserves paper by selecting the layout. In Layout Selection, click the layout button to use. Button Details Upper Button Turn at the position of Right Button Turn at the position of Left Button Turn at the position of iPF8300S Printing with Selecting the Layout...
  • Page 278 • 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 iPF8300S...
  • Page 279: 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. iPF8300S Print on the Center...
  • Page 280: 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 iPF8300S...
  • Page 281: The Features Of Free Layout

    • Any two pages can be arranged and printed in a layout that becomes duplex on folding. This can be used such as for advertising posters that are suspended from the ceiling. iPF8300S The Features of Free Layout...
  • Page 282: Operating Environment

    Follow the procedure below to start the Free Layout. Start the apllication software which you use. From the application software's File menu, select the printer setup menu to open the Print dialog box. Note • Normally, select Print from the File menu. Operating Environment iPF8300S...
  • Page 283 In the Layout sheet, click on the Page Layout check box and select Free Layout from the list. Click the OK button to save the settings. Note • When you select Free Layout, all other setting items will be disabled. iPF8300S Starting Free Layout...
  • Page 284 Windows Software > Free Layout > On the Print dialog box in the apllication software, click the Print button. Free Layout main window is displayed. Starting Free Layout iPF8300S...
  • Page 285: 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. iPF8300S Free Layout Main Window...
  • Page 286 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. Free Layout Main Window iPF8300S...
  • Page 287: Detailed Settings

    →P.202 Note • When you select the Detailed Settings, 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. iPF8300S Detailed Settings...
  • Page 288: 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. Preferences Dialog Box iPF8300S...
  • Page 289: Page Options Dialog Box

    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 characters. iPF8300S Page Options Dialog Box...
  • Page 290: 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. Zoom Dialog Box iPF8300S...
  • Page 291: Format Dialog Box

    • Enl./Red. When you place a checkmark here, you can select Scaling, Fit Paper Size, or Fit Photo Size. Setting Details Scaling Allows you to input the value of the enlargement or reduction ratio of an object. iPF8300S Format Dialog Box...
  • Page 292 Horizontal Pos 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. Format Dialog Box iPF8300S...
  • Page 293: Laying Out A Multiple-file Document 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. Click Properties to open the Properties dialog box. iPF8300S Laying out a Multiple-File Document on One Page...
  • Page 294 Note • Your printer is depicted in the lower-left area of this screen. In the Layout sheet, click on the Page Layout check box and select Free Layout from the list. Laying out a Multiple-File Document on One Page iPF8300S...
  • Page 295 In the Print dialog box, select the pages to print and the number of copies, and click the OK button. Free Layout starts, laying out the document created with application software in the layout area as an object. iPF8300S Laying out a Multiple-File Document on One Page...
  • Page 296: Laying Out 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. Click Properties to open the Properties dialog box. Laying out a Document Created with Multiple Application Programs on One Page iPF8300S...
  • Page 297 • Your printer is depicted in the lower-left area of this screen. In the Layout sheet, click on the Page Layout check box and select Free Layout from the list. iPF8300S Laying out a Document Created with Multiple Application Programs on One Page...
  • Page 298 In the Print dialog box, select the pages to print and the number of copies, and click the OK button. Free Layout starts, laying out the document created with application software in the layout area as an object. Laying out a Document Created with Multiple Application Programs on One Page iPF8300S...
  • Page 299: Selecting An Object

    • To select multiple arbitrary objects, click them while holding down the Ctrl key. • To select all objects, select Select All from the Edit menu. • When you specify the area with dragging the mouse, the object in the area is selected. iPF8300S Selecting an Object...
  • Page 300: Changing The Object Size

    • You can input between 25 and 600. • You can change the numbers by clicking either ▲ button or ▼ button. Click the OK button. Moving an Object You can move the object position. Select an object. Changing the Object Size iPF8300S...
  • Page 301: Rotating An Object

    Select Rotate Left 90 Degrees or Rotate Right 90 Degrees from the toolbar. Alternatively, you may click on the Rotate check box in the Format Dialog Box then select Rotate Right →P.271 or Rotate Left, and click the OK button. iPF8300S Rotating an Object...
  • Page 302: Laying Out Objects Automatically

    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. Align Top Lays out the objects, justifying them to the top. Laying out Objects Automatically iPF8300S...
  • Page 303 Free Layout > Center Vertically Lays out the objects, justifying them to the vertical center. Align Bottom Lays out the objects, justifying them to the bottom. Align Left Lays out the objects, justifying them to the left. iPF8300S Aligning Objects...
  • Page 304: Changing The Object Overlapping Order

    Select the Overlapping Order menu from the Object menu. Note • The order of overlapping affects the order of objects automatically laid out. • You can also select by clicking the right button of the mouse on an object. Changing the Object Overlapping Order iPF8300S...
  • Page 305 > Free Layout > Bring to Front Moves the object to the frontmost position. Send to Back Moves the object to the backmost position. Bring Forward Moves the objec