[scribus] CMYK problem

Rolf-Werner Eilert rwe-sse at osnanet.de
Mon Sep 30 07:35:00 UTC 2019

Am 30.09.19 um 09:13 schrieb Peter Nermander:
>> I made new posters and flyers as CMYK PDFs ("For Printer") and wanted to
>> upload them to the printer shop, but in the preview the colors appear
>> rather pale. When I make a test print here on my laser printer, same thing.
> I think someone mentioned that this is an indication that you do not use
> the correct color profiles. When exporting to CMYK Scribus needs to convert
> RBG colors to CMYK, and that needs to be used using a color profile.
> You probably do not have the same color profiles installed on the Ubuntu
> machine as you had on the Suse machine.
> /Peter

Hm, strange... I didn't realize I use profiles, I thought I would do 
without some.

So what can I do now? I still have the old harddisk. Where are they 
stored, and can I simply copy them from there to here?


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