Adjusting Brightness (Mac) - PRO-300
Article ID: ART177245 | Date published: 07/29/2020 | Date last updated: 07/29/2020


Learn how to adjust the brightness of prints when using the imagePROGRAF PRO-300 with a Mac.


Adjusting Brightness

You can brighten or darken the colors of the overall image data during printing.
The following sample shows the case when light colors are darkened when the image data is printed.

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figure:Darken light colors

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Darken light colors

Follow the steps below to adjust the brightness levels of your prints.


  1. Select Color Options from the pop-up menu of the Print Dialog.

  2. Moving the Brightness slider to the right brightens the colors, and moving the slider to the left darkens the colors.
    You can also directly enter a value linked to the slider. Enter a value in the range from -50 to 50. The current settings are displayed in the settings preview on the left side of the printer driver.

    figure:Brightness of Color Options in the Print dialog

  3. Click Print.

    When you perform print, the data is printed at the adjusted brightness.

 If you select ColorSync for Color Matching, then the Brightness appears grayed out and is unavailable.