Canon's PosterArtist Lite poster creation software (included) with the printer, gives users the ability to quickly and easily create professional large format prints. Users simply follow the program's four easy steps to create posters that can be used in applications such as office presentations, trade shows, retail signage and much, much more. The PosterArtist QuickCopy feature provides an easy solution for a CanoScan desktop scanner to be used as a copier, making letter-size flyers and documents into full-size posters with a touch of a button.
For those with more demanding poster creation needs, Canon's optional PosterArtist 2008 offers advanced features such as Auto Design, Variable Data and in-application image editing features, as well as additional templates, royalty-free photos and clip-art. The built-in weblink featured in PosterArtist Lite links users directly to the PosterArtist Web site for useful hints and tips, and even more free contents for download.
OS: Windows XP SP2, CPU: Pentium 3 3.2GHz, RAM: 1GB, Application: Adobe Photoshop 7.0, Interface: USB Hi-Speed, Data used: ISO/JIS SCID No.5, Output image size: A0 (827 x 1033.8mm). Measured by Canon Inc. Each print time does not include data transfer time. The print speed may vary depending on the data volume and size, PC, application, software, and interface.
Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint Plug-Ins not available with shipments. Available for download in Q1 2009, please visit usa.canon.com/downloads for the most up-to-date printer driver.
For imagePROGRAF Printer Driver. For printing from PostScript applications such as Adobe Illustrator or QuarkXpress, please use a PostScript compatible RIP package. For a list of Canon recommended RIP packages, please consult with Canon Alliance and Industry Market list of RIP vendors.
The starter ink tanks initially packaged with the printer are not the same capacity as the replacement ink tanks specified here.
The maximum printable length varies depending on the application, OS, and RIP used.