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Ground Controls in FlightCheck Professional – the all important preflight profiles

What do all of those Ground Controls and preflight profiles do?
How can I customize the Ground Controls for preflighting with Markzware‘s FlightCheck Professional?
How can I set up or import preflight profiles in FlightCheck?

The Ground Controls in FlightCheck Professional v6.75 have been described as the heart of this multi-award winning, stand-alone preflight solution. This pre press software can check native, or non-PDF, DTP layouts (InDesign, QuarkXPress, Illustrator, etc), as well as PDF file formats. It is easy to use the default settings and start preflighting print jobs during the prepress or design layout phase. To really get full power from your preflight process with Markzware FlightCheck v6.75, you should adjust the Ground Controls (preflight profiles). There are also many pre-sets to choose from in both the PDF and NON-PDF sets. These are very helpful to get your color graphics production workflow optimized very quickly.

Here is an overview of some elements of the FlightCheck Ground Controls or preflight profiles, with links to the complete overview and video tutorials even further below:

Non-PDF Ground Controls include an Images section with a list of pre-flight options

Pre-set Non-PDF Ground Control Settings
to customize within FlightCheck v6.75

For a complete guide to the Ground Controls, see the applicable section of the Markzware manual for FlightCheck v6.75. Among other topics, the manual includes sections on:

Last but not least, here are some nice video tutorial overviews on the FlightCheck preflight profiles, better known as the Ground Controls:
FlightCheck Ground Controls Part 1:

For Part 2, 3 and 4 on the Ground Controls, please see the Markzware YouTube page.
To purchase FlightCheck, please visit the FlightCheck page. See more printing solutions on the Markzware Products page.

Ground Controls in FlightCheck Professional – the all important preflight profiles