Use this procedure when you want to add a color definition or change a color definition while you are refining. For example, you can use this procedure to adjust the screen angle of a color while refining.
- Start a second refine, which is a refine process on refined files.You cannot add or change color definitions when you refine input files.
- In the Start Process dialog box, click Color Mapping.
- In the Color Mapping dialog box, identify whether the colors are defined in the color database.
Tip: You can also select the color and read its description in the Color Information area.
- A colored square indicates a color is defined. If the color is in a user library, you can change its definition. If the color is in a factory library, you can make a copy of it in a user library and change the copy.
- An Color Libraries area of the Spot Color Handling section of the refine process template that you are using. icon indicates a color that is not defined in any of the factory color libraries or in the user libraries selected in the
- Select a color in the Page Color column.
- Perform any of the following actions:
To Do This
Add an undefined color to the color database
- Click Add.
- In the Select a Color Library dialog box, in the Add the color recipe <color> to the library list, select a library.
The libraries in the list are the user libraries selected in the Color Libraries area of the Spot Color Handling section of the refine process template that you are using.
- Select either Global or Job <job name> to determine whether the color is available to all jobs or only to the current job.
- Click OK.
Edit an existing color
- Click Edit.
- When prompted, click either Edit Color Recipe Globally to edit add a copy of the color definition to a global user library, or Edit Color Recipe For This Job Only to add a copy of the color definition to a job-specific user library.
- In the Color Editor, set the options for the selected color, and click OK.If you added a color, the icon next to it changes from Color Information area changes.to a colored square. If you changed a color, the description in the