PantoneLIVE Ink Validation Software v1.0.3

Title: PantoneLIVE Ink Validation Software

Version: v1.0.3

Previous Version: NA

Release Date: 05/08/2017

The PantoneLIVE Ink Validation Tool works within the PantoneLIVE ecosystem to help converters measure tonal values within a digital workflow. The Ink Validation Tool was developed specifically to help converters comply with the Print Quality Protocol (PQP) within their digital workflow.

Ink Validation is available as a free download and requires an existing PantoneLIVE Production license (SKU: PLV-PRD) to access PantoneLIVE data. To purchase a license, contact or call 1.800.248.9748.

Follow the directions below to get started today.

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  1. If not already installed, download and install the PantoneLIVE Cloud Sync application: Mac | Windows
  2. Download and install the Ink Validation Tool: Mac | Windows (Free Download: Registration Required)

For product support or help with the installation, please contact

Step 1: Specification

Search for the PANTONE Master standard; then select the relevant dependent standard or standards.

Step 1


Step 2: Ink Validation

  After making the drawdown, take three measurements:

  1.  Read the solid.
  2.  Read the substrate.
  3.  Read the 50% midtone tint.

Step 2


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