Canon PRO-1 series Art Paper Printing Guide -How to Set an ICC Profile-

How to Set an ICC Profile

- Setting with Adobe Photoshop CS4 -

Follow these steps to set an ICC profile when printing via Adobe Photoshop CS4.

Macintosh (When using versions earlier than Mac OS X 10.5)

1Select the image for which you want to set a profile from Photoshop and click File, then select Print....

The Print dialog box appears.

2Click Page Setup..., then set Format for, Paper Size and click OK from the Page Setup dialog box.

figure: Print dialog box for Macintosh

3From Color Handling, select Photoshop Manages Colors.

4From Printer Profile, select the installed ICC profile.

5Select a method for Rendering Intent.

6Uncheck figure: CheckBox Black Point Compensation.

Next, set up the printer driver.

7Click Print... in the Print dialog box.

8Select Quality & Media from the pop-up menu.

9Select the type of paper you want to print on from Media Type and Paper Source.

From Paper Name & Corresponding ICC Profile, select the Media Type and Paper Source that matches the paper you want to use for printing.

figure: Print dialog box


To select Other Glossy Paper (Margin 35), Other Fine Art Paper 1, or Other Fine Art Paper 2 for Media Type, return to step 2 and select Art XX (Margin 35) from Paper Size.

XX stands for the paper size.

10Select High for Print Quality or select Custom and specify the print quality.

11Select Color Options from the pop-up menu.

12Select None for Color Correction.

figure: Print dialog box

13Click Print and start printing.


For details on printing procedures and other settings, refer to the user's guide of the printer.