Creating profiles


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Creating profiles

Creating custom Live Preflight profiles helps you identify problems specific to your job. We are going to go ahead and create a custom profile now. Under my Window menu, I am going to choose Output > Preflight. Next, I am going to chose Define Profiles from the flyout menu. I am going to go ahead and click on the Plus sign to create a new profile. I am going to label my profile 'Commercial Printing followed by CMYK'. This profile is going to check for a CMYK workflow. Underneath my LINKS, I am going to go ahead and leave Links Missing or Modified selected, but I am going to deselect Inaccessible URL Links.

I am also going to select OPI Links. Under COLOR, I am going to check for Color Spaces and modes Not Allowed. When I look at that, I want to check for any RGB images and Spot Colors along with Gray and Lab. Again, this particular profile is looking for a CMYK workflow. As I scroll down, I can see Overprinting Applied in InDesign, Overprinting Applied to White, and Registrat...

Creating profiles
Video duration: 2m 26s 1h 34m Intermediate

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Creating profiles provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by James Wamser as part of the InDesign CS5: Print Production Guidelines

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Design
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InDesign
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