PantoneLIVE Ink Validation Software
Name: PantoneLIVE Ink Validation Software
Version: v1.0.7 Build 3
Previous Version: v1.0.7 Build 1 (win), v1.0.6 Build 2 (mac)
Release Date: January 31, 2019
File Type: ZIP file with installer
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.
Follow the directions below to get started today.
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For product support or help with the installation, please contact PLSupport@xrite.com.
Step 1: Specification
Search for the PANTONE Master standard; then select the relevant dependent standard or standards.
Step 2: Ink Validation
After making the drawdown, take three measurements:
- Read the solid.
- Read the substrate.
- Read the 50% midtone tint.