[scribus] icc printer profiles on windows

Sam the Cat sam_spam_cat at verizon.net
Tue Dec 29 18:57:35 CET 2009

thanks -- I have this working now both direct from scribus and indirect via 

From: "Gregory Pittman" <gregp_ky at yahoo.com>
Sent: Tuesday, December 29, 2009 12:11 PM
To: <scribus at lists.scribus.net>
Subject: Re: [scribus] icc printer profiles on windows

> On 12/29/2009 11:49 AM, Sam the Cat wrote:
>> Greg,
>>    Actually what I am proposing to not let scribus manage the output but 
>> rather generate output in sRGB and let the printer take over from there.
>>    Is this how it is done for folks working on a local print option ?  I 
>> am sure this has come up before and someone has faced this challenge --  
>> looking for advice
> This is what I was trying to suggest. If you have the profiles from the 
> images, that will make the biggest difference in the quality of your 
> output on a local printer, and it is generally recommended to use the 
> Screen/Web setting for a PDF to be printed on a local printer.
> If you were going to use a commercial printer, one of the first things to 
> ask is what sort of colorspace he would like to have or could deal with.
> Greg
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