What CMYK profile to use?

Started Nov 13, 2012 | Discussions thread
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Bob Collette Veteran Member • Posts: 3,833
Re: What CMYK profile to use?

Taurus is correct.  Although inkjet printers are CMYK devices, they are treated by Windows & OS-X as RGB devices, primarily because Windows & OS-X can only handle RGB devices.  The printer driver handles the RGB to CMYK conversion.  To actually print in CMYK requires a RIP (Raster Image Processor).

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