The Pre-Press procedure contains operations of editing, designing, processing, taking samples and making plates for graphs and text contents before printing out. Nowadays, the Pre-Press operations have been completely digitalized. The core work flow of the Pre-Press operations can be divided into three parts: Inputting, Processing and Outputting.
The Inputting operation is inputs of graphs and text contents, including the design and production of original manuscripts, scanning and dividing colors, and text inputting, and so on.
The inputting devices for graphs contain pen tablets, digital cameras, CD-ROMs, scanners, and so on. Among these apparatuses, scanners play the most important role to carry in the accurate inputs. Microtek’s ArtixScan 3200XL, bundled with the professional SilverFast software, is a specifically designed scanner for the Pre-Press. The ArtixScan 3200XL is equipped with a vertical-open scanner lid, the fastest scanning speed and the largest A3-sized scanning area. It brings users superb advantages and conveniences to handle the inputting operation of the Pre-Press procedure.
ArtixScan 1200DF, ArtixScan 3200XL, ArtixScan F2, ArtixScan M2,
LS-3700, LS-3800, ScanMaker 1000XL Plus, ScanMaker 9800XL Plus
Printing inspection implicates that errors are found and then promptly corrected at each stage of the whole printing process, ensuring output results are accurate and in good quality. The solution and inspection tool came from Microtek tend to satisfy strict requirements of the printing industry toward the top quality of the final outputs.
When running the prepress operation and the mid-stage of the printing operation, by the help of the file converting tool and auto comparison software, proprietors can run inspecting of printing materials and mistakes finding more effectively, decreasing possible mistakes which may happen when printing. Besides, for further and common uses in the post-press finishing, for example, coating, Microtek also prepares professional software to help the industry to increase the control of quality and efficiency.
There are a lot of requirements toward image proofreading and correcting in the digital printing progress. Applied with Microtek’s large-scale scanners, users can capture images with various sizes in one scan. Furthermore, these files with high accuracy can be inspected and proofread again by professional software.
Software Solutions: BRQC Plus, ScanQC and ARP
LS-4600-TR (A0), LS-3800-TR (A1) and ArtixScan 3200XL-TR (A3)