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CHECKLIST - Sublimation Printing Custom Color Profiling

Review the ICC Guide

 

  • Verify your printer driver version
  • Check your printer settings
  • Check your ink levels
  • Complete both vertical and horizontal print head alignments
  • Perform printer nozzle check
  • Perform print head cleaning (only if needed)
  • Make sure you’re using the correct paper and paper settings

 

Ordering a Custom ICC Profile

  • Download and install the Adobe Color Printing Utility (ACPU) software
  • Download the color-printer-test-page.jpg file
  • Download the appropriate Target Image .zip file
  • Print the color-printer-test-page.jpg file using your current print configuration to create a “before” print
  • Use ACPU to print a test Target Image to ensure all settings are correct
  • Verify the test Target Image
  • Purchase the appropriate Custom Color Profile Package from our website. Make sure to include your email address!
  • Download the Target Images specified in the purchase confirmation email and note your order number
  • Print your Target Images using the ink/paper/printer combination you want to profile
  • Allow your printed pages to dry overnight

 

Option #1: You Press the Target Images onto Blanks

  • Press the Target Images onto blank substrates to create your Target Prints.
  • Add your name and order number to your prints. DO NOT write on the back of the image or on any of the colored squares
  • Print and complete the order information form provided in your purchase confirmation email
  • Carefully package your Target Prints and order information form and ship to The Peridot Pig at the following address:
The Peridot Pig
Attn: ICC Profiling Department
11395 Normandy Lane
Chagrin Falls, OH USA 44023

  

Option #2: The Peridot Pig Presses the Target Images onto Blanks

  • Print and complete the order information form provided in your purchase confirmation email
  • Carefully package your Target Images and order information form and ship to The Peridot Pig at the following address:
The Peridot Pig
Attn: ICC Profiling Department
11395 Normandy Lane
Chagrin Falls, OH USA 44023
  • After we receive your Target Images and order information, we will press the Target Images onto the substrate you requested
  • We’ll create your custom profile and email it back to you

 

Installing Your New Custom ICC Profile

  • Follow the installation guide to download and install your new custom ICC profile
  • Print your “after” print using the new profile
  • Compare the results from the “before” print and the “after” print

     

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