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Video: Printing greeting cards – Canon PRO-200

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Printing greeting cards with the PRO-200

Why the correct choice of card type matters for print quality

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Video: Choosing the right card for printing cards on the PRO-200

Why InkJet compatible card stock is important

Keith Cooper looks at printing greeting cards on the Canon Pixma PRO-200 printer. (12m 40s)

Using a specially created test image and making test prints shows the importance of using the correct card type, and how with a basic plain card there are simply no settings that will give high quality results.

There are two versions of a high resolution printing test image (sRGB and Adobe98 versions) available for download

Test image in sRGB and Adobe98 colour spaces – high resolution 600ppi

 

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The image is part of our collection of specialist printer test images

Keith uses the free Canon print layout software, since it’s widely available and has the ability to work with custom paper sizes, and borderless printing if supported by the printer.

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