Updated: March 18, 2023
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by Viktoriia Yushkevych
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just bought Canon pixma pro 200, disappointed cant get to print colour rich enough

Hello, thank you for contacting Howly! I am here to help you today!
May I know your first name, please?

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Nice to meet you, *****!

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ive tried altering colour maagement from manual but still not achieving strength of colour


Noted, thank you!
You said, that you tried to do this using color management, correct?

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yes ive altered matching, contrast, brightness restored it to default etc etc dizzy now

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the image on the card is my artwork and needs a really clear print

Did you do this in the "Printing Preferences"?

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Noted, thank you!
Can you check if ICM is unavailable for Color Correction?
You can find it in the "Printing Preferences"

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yes it is and ive tried it

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Do you know how to open a "Print dialog"?

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not sure

To open the Print dialog, you typically select Print... from the File menu of your application software.

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tried typing into my search bar but took me to image
i loaded the drivers ans software from canon instalation download online

Thank you for the info.
Can you open the document that you want to print?

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Now, can you press "File"?

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What do you see now?

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usual poor colour print
colour still not rich enough looks washed out

Noted. Now can you do this again, but press "File info" instead?

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pressed file info

Can you send me a screenshot of what you see on-screen?

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Visitor uploaded: Screenshot.png
just printed with file info open and colour now ok
Will I have to do this every time

You can print again without "file info" and check

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dont know what magic you have done but its worked

Is there anything else I can do for you today?

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no you are a star, thank so much
have a great christmas x

Thank you very much!

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