Prepress Preflight for Book Printing (FlightCheck review): David Dilling interviews Terri Wright, who shares her pre-press software story.
Markzware FlightCheck 7.5 Mac Non-PDF Images Resolution Ground Controls check image resolution, true bitmap resolution, and flatness value.
FlightCheck warns of Image Scale/Rotation/Skew, Flip, Styles, Trap, Halftone, Transfer, Channels, Patterns, Layers, ICC, PSCM, Ink Density...
FlightCheck Images Image Box warns of Suppressed, Off Page, Clipping Path, Colored Fill, Bitmap Frame, Box Rotation/Skew/Shadow images, more
FlightCheck warns if image is stored, EPS placed, ASCII/Binary encoded, compressed using LZW/JPEG method, not found, or has mismatched dates
FlightCheck Images Mode Ground Controls warn of Bitmap, Mono/Duo/Tri/Quadtone, Grayscale, Indexed Color, RGB Color, CMYK Color, or Lab Color
FlightCheck Images Type Ground Controls flags image types: Pict, TIFF, EPS, EPSF, JPEG, CT, DCS, DCS2, PSB, PSD, GIF, PC,
FlightCheck Print Options warn if Thumbnails or Collate is on, Color off, or job is to print Back To Front,
Markzware FlightCheck 7.5 Mac Non-PDF Print Tiling Ground Controls warn if Tiling is on, or if someone has set Manual
FlightCheck Print Bleed Ground Controls warn if objects outside page boundary don't extend specified bleed value, bleed value set in
Markzware FlightCheck Print Registration Ground Controls warn if Registration Marks are set to Off Center in QuarkXPress or to Off,
Markzware FlightCheck 7.5 Mac Non-PDF Print Spreads Ground Controls warn if Spreads are set to on or off when a
Markzware FlightCheck 7.5 Mac Non-PDF Print Separation Ground Controls warn if user selected on or off for Separations when printing
FlightCheck warns if font style is applied without a font name selected, font uses non-standard encoding, unused style sheet references
Markzware FlightCheck 7.5 Fonts Type Ground Controls warn if a TrueType, City/System, Multiple Master, Non-Adobe, OpenType font is detected.
FlightCheck warns if a referenced/used font is not active on your system, a referenced/used Screen Font or Printer Font cannot
FlightCheck can warn if orientation is set to Landscape/Portrait, page is set to print at other than 100% scaling, Print
FlightCheck warns if output resolution/halftone line screen value can't be determined, line screen value is from a specified printer, output
Markzware FlightCheck Page Setup Printer Type Ground Controls warn if the PPD file defining the document's printer type cannot be
Markzware FlightCheck Trapping Frame/Line Ground Controls warn if trapping is set to overprint, knockout, Auto Amount + or -, Custom