Enhanced Printing Options
You can choose the color-matching mode and method.
By adjusting the color-matching mode and method, you can make printed colors match the colors of on-screen images
• If No color correction is selected under Color Mode, the Matching cannot be changed.
Driver Matching Mode
ICC Matching Mode
Driver ICM Mode
Host ICM Mode
Adjusting the Color in the Printer Driver
Enables printing of optimal color
tones using a driver specific color
Enables color matching using ICC
Select this if you want to print by
specifying the input profile, printer
profile, and matching method in de-
Enables color matching by the printer
driver using the ICM function of
Select this if you want to print by only
specifying the matching method.
Enables color matching by the host
computer using the ICM function of
Select this if you want to print from
an application that supports the ICM
Enables color matching by using the
ColorSync function of Mac OS.
Select this if you want to perform soft
proofing using ColorSync before
Color-matching optimized for images,
graphics, or text.
Color-matching optimized for print-
ing typical photos attractively.
Smooth gradation is a feature. This is
also an easy-to-use mode when per-
forming color adjustment using appli-
You should normally select this mode.
You should also select this mode if you
want to use ambient light adjustment.
This allows you to use ICC profiles for
digital cameras and scanners, ICC pro-
files created using the profile creation
Available when using Windows.
Available when using Mac OS.
The available options and their display
order vary depending on your selected
color-matching mode, as well as the