Newsletter Archive - English


GMG SupportNews - English Edition 22/2018 - Release of GMG ProofControl 2.4.1.138 - Service Release
  • Release of GMG ProofControl 2.4.1.138 - Service Release
  • Version Notes
  • Resolved issues
  • End of Life
  • Build number
GMG SupportNews - English Edition 21/2018 - Release of GMG ColorProof 5.10.1.121 - Service Release
  • Release of GMG ColorProof 5.10.1.121 - Service release
  • Release notes
  • Resolved issues
  • End of Life
  • Build number
  • End of service life of ColorProof 5.7
GMG SupportNews - English edition 20/2018 - Release of OpenColor 2.2.0.386 - Service Release
  • Release of GMG OpenColor 2.2.0.386 - Service release
  • Version notes
  • Resolved issues
  • End of Life
  • Build number
GMG SupportNews - English edition 19/2018 - Release of OpenColor 2.2 - Major Release
  • Release of GMG OpenColor 2.2 – Major release
  • Version notes
  • New features
    • Evaluation and automatic spectral correction of measurement data
    • Support of GMG OpenColor Dotproof for Epson WT
    • Support of CxF 3.0/x-4 format
    • Realistic First Printing Dot simulation
    • Separation Improvements – Purify Settings
    • Support of PANTONE Extended Gamut Coated Guide
    • Fail-safe and efficient change management for proof profiles
  • Resolved issues
  • End-of-Life
  • End Of Life announcement for Windows Server 2008 R2
  • Build number
GMG SupportNews - English edition 18/2018 - Release of ColorServer 5.0.50040 - Service Release
  • Release notes
  • New Features
    • PSR LWC plus v2 M1 profiles
    • SmartProfiler: Printing without black ('CMY-only')
    • Default settings for manual jobs
    • SmartProfiler: Profile iteration
    • Embedded gamut files in spot color databases
    • Direct access to linked resources
  • Resolved issues
  • End of Life
  • Build number
GMG SupportNews - English Edition 17/2018 - Release of GMG ColorPlugin 1.3.1 - Service Release
  • Release notes
  • New Features
    • New conversion profiles
  • Resolved issues
  • End of Life
  • Build number
GMG SupportNews - English Edition 15/2018 - Release of GMG ColorProof 5.10.1 – Service Release
  • Release notes
  • New Features
    • Calibration Check
    • Paper Tint Simulation - Fill Gaps
    • ProofControl Inline: Validation of MXD-based ProofStandards
    • PDF 2.0 support
      • Page level output intent
      • CXF/X-4 Spot color descriptions
      • Print order per page
    • ProofControl Inline: New option "Set Printer on Hold"
    • AutoCali Wizard: Pause feature
    • GMG ProfileEditor: Support of IT8 7.4 for M1
    • New job status "Canceled on printer"
    • Support of encrypted PDFs with passwords in Manual Jobs
    • New profiles
  • Resolved issues
  • End of Life
  • Build number
GMG SupportNews - English Edition 13/2018 - Release of GMG ColorProof 5.10.0.362 – Service Patch - (June 18, 2018)
  • Release notes
  • Change of update strategy for the product GMG ColorProof
  • Resolved issues
  • End of Life
  • Build number
GMG SupportNews - English edition 11/2018 - Release of ColorServer 5.0.40083 - Service Release - (May 14, 2018)
  • Release notes
  • New Features
    • Run Hotfolder Service as Windows Service
    • Barbieri Spectro LFP qb
    • Export/Import of Hotfolders and SmartProfiler documents including all linked resources
    • Job Cleanup
    • Support of FOGRA54
    • Improvements in the XML JobTicket Set-up
    • XML JobTicket documentation
  • Resolved issues
  • End of Life
  • Build number
GMG SupportNews - English edition 7/2018 - Release of OpenColor 2.1.5.87 - Service Release - (April 19, 2018)
  • Version notes
  • New Features
    • New Proofing Condition: Epson SureColor SC-S80600
    • Barbieri Spectro LFP Series 3 – BETA release
  • Resolved issues
  • End of Life
  • Build number
GMG SupportNews - English Edition 6/2018 - Release of GMG ColorProof 5.10 – Major Release - (April 19, 2018)
  • Release notes
  • New Features
    • Support of Epson SureColor SC-S80600
    • Manual job impositioning tools
    • Workflow configuration tools
    • SNMPv3 support for Epson SureColor series
    • Define custom spots in spot color mapping
    • New ProofStandards
    • New Calibration Set for Epson Stylus Pro x880
    • Job ticket XML support for Sharpening settings
    • Automatic measurement of dotproof test charts
    • Microsoft Excel support for GMG SpotColor Editor
    • Schedule and backup job reports
    • Konica Minolta Autoscan Spectrophotometer FD-9
    • Improved rotation of 1-bit input files
    • Improved connection to GMG OpenColor
  • Resolved issues
  • End of Life
  • Build number
  • End of service life of ColorProof 5.6
GMG SupportNews - English Edition 5/2018 - Release of GMG ColorPlugin 1.3 - Major Release - (March 21, 2018)
  • New Features
    • Simplified licensing procedure
    • ChannelExtender for RGB to Multicolor separation: Use GMG color management directly in Adobe Photoshop
    • ChannelExtender
    • Expanded Color Gamut (ECG) printing
    • Soft proofing
    • ColorBoost
    • Work preview
    • MinDot Preview and MinDot Adjust - Spot color support
    • Extended Mindot Features
    • Improved soft proofing with OpenColor Preview
    • Support of new characterizations FOGRA53 and FOGRA54
    • Support of Adobe Photoshop CC 2018
  • Resolved issues
  • End of life
  • End of service life of Photoshop CS5
  • Build number
GMG SupportNews - English edition 4/2018 - Release of OpenColor 2.4.1.132 - Service Release - (March 2, 2018)
  • Version notes
  • New Features
    • New Proofing Condition: GMG ProofMedia studio matte 150 OBA for OpenColor Dotproof
    • Gamut Mapping Option: Allow dimming of project to proofing media brightness
    • Embedded Gamut in MX4x Separation Profiles
    • Spot color databases – Filter by Target Mode
  • Winner of the EDP Award
  • Resolved issues
  • End of life
  • Build number
  • End of service life of OpenColor 2.0.3
GMG SupportNews English edition 03/2018 - GMG CoZone 2.2 - Production System Update -
  • New Features
    • High-Resolution approval support
    • Zoom in beyond 100%
  • Resolved issues
  • Build number
GMG SupportNews - English edition 2/2018 - Release of GMG ColorServer Suite 5.0.30077 - Service release - (February 8, 2018)
  • Service release of GMG ColorServer Suite 5.0.30077
  • Release notes
  • Resolved issues
  • Build number
  • End of Service Life of GMG ProofControl 2.0 and 2.1
GMG SupportNews - English edition 1/2018 - Release of ProofControl 2.4.0.121 - (January 31, 2018)
  • Version notes
  • New Features
    • Fogra PSD Print Check Evaluation
    • Support of FOGRA53 and FOGRA54
    • New Critera: Quantile
    • New color difference formula: Weighted Delta Ch
    • Improved measurement with X-Rite i1Pro 2
    • Rule sets for custom standards
    • Microsoft Excel support
    • Free text filter for print standard list
    • Saving and importing list of print standards
    • Native 64bit support
  • End-of-Life
  • Build-Number
GMG SupportNews - English edition 23/2017 - Service release of GMG ColorServer 5.0.30034 - (December 19, 2017)
  • Version notes
  • New Features
    • New SmartProfiler measurement view
    • Service Controller Tray Icon – Status of the server and the workers in the task bar
    • Update Host of Shared Locations and Printer Configurations
    • Add required Firewall Rules during installation
    • Synchronize hotfolder settings for re-publishing in GMG SmartProfiler
  • Resolved issues
  • Build number
GMG SupportNews - English edition 22/2017 - Service release of GMG OpenColor 2.1.3.193 - (December 12, 2017)
  • Release notes
  • New Features
    • Improved MXD profiling
    • Target Mode for inks: Absolute / Media Relevant / Custom
    • Separation Rules – Min/Max values
    • Backup
    • TECHKON SpectroDens
    • Announcement of multicolor separation in GMG ColorPlugin
  • Resolved issues
  • End of life
  • End of Service Life of GMG OpenColor 1.1
  • Build number
GMG SupportNews - English edition 17/2017 - Service Release of GMG ColorProof 5.9.1.1316/1317 - (October 12, 2017)
  • Release notes
  • New Features
    • New ProofStandards: FOGRA53/eciCMYK and FOGRA54
    • Create print standard based on inline measured strips
    • Set as default – Print order
    • New nesting strategy – ‘One input file per job’
    • Automatic calibration scheduler for multiple calibration sets
    • Last calibration results
    • ColorProof database update with new ProofStandards
    • Additional measurement conditions for GMG matte 140 cali sets
    • New calibration set for HP DesignJet Z3200
    • Template for IP address
    • Imposition proofer – “Rip all to CMYK”
    • Expanded Email Notification options
    • Info about used measurement device
    • XML Jobticket – Define number of copies
    • Pattern recognition for Kodak Prinergy files
    • Reprinting of remote jobs
    • IDEAlliance2013 control strip with 4 rows
    • 3DAP control strip
    • LAB input color space
    • Filling level of both maintenance tanks of the Epson SC-P9000
    • Auto-cleanup of temporary files and items
    • OpenColor Checksum
    • PCI verification uses OpenColor measurement condition
    • Warning when OpenColor project has changed
    • ProfileEditor - MX5 profile protection
    • Run ColorProof as standard windows user
    • SpotColor Editor - Import of CxF3/x4 files
    • GamutViewer – Link in ProofStandard
    • GamutViewer – 2D zoom
  • Resolved issues
  • Limitation
  • End of Life
  • End of Life of ColorProof use on Microsoft 32-bit operating systems
  • Build number
GMG SupportNews - English edition 16/2017 - Service release of GMG OpenColor 2.1.2.56/57 - (September 14, 2017)
  • Version notes
  • New Features
    • Native 64 bit support
    • Improved change management
  • Resolved issues
  • End of life
  • Build number
GMG SupportNews - English edition 15/2017 -Service release of GMG ColorServer 5.0.20037 - (August 28, 2017)
  • Release notes
  • New Features
    • SmartProfiler
    • FOGRA53 / eciCMYK
    • Konica Minolta FD-9
  • Resolved issues
  • Limitations of the SmartProfiler
  • Build number
  • Tips and Tricks
    • Colorserver 5.0 - No connection to server (red)
    • Jobs missing in the Client overview
    • Measurements with Barbieri Spectro LFP in SmartProfiler
GMG SupportNews - English edition 12/2017 - Release of GMG RipServer 4.9 - (July 11, 2017)
  • Release notes
  • New Features
    • Updated Adobe Print Engine 4
  • Resolved issues
  • Limitation
  • End of life
  • Build number
GMG SupportNews - English edition 9/2017 - Release of GMG OpenColor 2.1 - (June 8, 2017)
  • Version notes
  • New Features
    • Measure tool for custom patches
    • Measurement of multiple conditions
    • Recognition of Optical Brightening Agents (OBA) in the measured substrate
    • New measurement devices
      X-Rite eXact
      X-Rite i1iSis 2
      Konica Minolta FD-7
      Konica Minolta FD-9
    • New User Interface for measurement devices
    • Printing industry standard test chart layouts
    • New features in the Test Chart Generator
    • Direct measuring from test chart list
    • New Characterization Data for FOGRA 51/52
    • New Characterization Data for GraCol2006 and GraCol2013
    • New Spot Color Library for PANTONE Plus Metallic
    • New Contone Proofing Conditions for Epson WT7900
  • Resolved issues
  • Limitations
  • Tips & Tricks: How to measure a MediaWedge V3 with a GMG OpenColor Fogra51/Fogra52 Project
  • Tips & Tricks
  • End of life
  • Build number
GMG SupportNews - English edition 8/2017 - Release of GMG ColorServer 5.0 - (June 7, 2017)
  • Release notes
  • Product overview
  • License overview
  • Installation and upgrade instructions
  • New Features
  • Supported Workflow Systems
  • Beta Test GMG SmartProfiler
  • Resolved issues
  • Limitations
  • Discontinued Features
  • End of Life of GMG ColorServer Suite 4.11, FlowConnect and WebConnect
  • Build number
  • End of Service Life of GMG ColorServer Suite 4.8
GMG SupportNews - English edition 7/2017 - Release of GMG ColorPlugin 1.2.1.47 - (June 7, 2017)
  • New Features
    • Welcome Tour
    • Improved Windows installer
  • Resolved issues
  • End of life
  • Build number
GMG SupportNews - English edition 6/2017 - Service Release of GMG ColorProof 5.9.0.637/638 - (May 31, 2017)
  • Release notes
  • New GMG ProofMedia Portfolio
    • GMG ProofMedia premium semiMatte 250
    • GMG ProofMedia premium gloss 250
    • GMG ProofMedia premium OBA semiMatte 250
    • GMG ProofMedia studio OBA matte 150
    • GMG ProofMedia studio newspaper 76
    • GMG ProofMedia studio transparent 139
    • Exchange media name
  • Resolved issues
  • End of Life
  • Build number
GMG SupportNews - English edition 3/2017 - Release of GMG ProofControl 2.3 - (January 31, 2017)
  • Version notes
  • New Features
  • Resolved issues
  • End of life
  • Build number
  • Tips and Tricks
GMG SupportNews - English edition 2/2017 - Release of GMG ColorProof 5.9 - (January 30, 2017)
  • Release notes
  • New Features
    • Epson SureColor SC-P5000 V and Epson SureColor SC-P5000 STD (LLK)
    • Epson SureColor SC-P10000 / SC-P20000
    • ISO 12647-7:2016
    • Exchange media
    • Additional drivers for Epson SureColor series
    • Additional Proof Standards for Epson SureColor and Stylus Pro printers
    • GamutViewer in manual jobs
    • Edit ProofControl Standard
    • New Job Ticket features
    • Improved Smart Hotfolder usability
    • ProofControl Inline labels with HP Z3200
  • Resolved issues
  • End of Life
  • End of Service Life of ColorProof 5.5
  • Build number
GMG SupportNews - English edition 1/2017 - Release of GMG ColorPlugin 1.2 - (January 16, 2017)
  • New Features
    • GMG ChannelChanger
    • GMG OpenColor Preview
    • GMG ColorPlugin Preferences
    • GMG ColorPlugin Extension
    • GMG ChannelRemover - Optimizations
  • Technical details
  • Documentation
  • Resolved issues
  • Limitationen
  • End of life
  • Build number
GMG SupportNews - English edition 24/2016 - Release of GMG OpenColor 2.0.6 - (December 1, 2016)
  • Version notes
  • New Features
  • End of Life
  • Build Number
  • Announcement of OpenColor integration into Hybrid PACKZ
  • Announcement of GMG ColorPlugin 1.2
GMG SupportNews - English edition 23/2016 - Release of GMG ColorServer 4.11 - (November 7, 2016)
  • Release notes
  • Features
  • Resolved issues
  • End of life
  • Build number
  • End of Service Life of GMG ColorServer Suite 4.7
GMG SupportNews - English edition 20/2016 - Release of GMG ColorProof 5.8.1 - (August 17, 2016)
  • Release notes
  • New Features
    • GMG ProofMedia studio OBA matte 150
    • Special Coating Extension print mode (SCX)
    • Additional ProofStandards for GMG Proofpaper semimatte 250 OBA
    • SpotColorSets for GMG Proofpaper semimatte 250 OBA
  • Resolved issues
  • End of Life
  • Build number
GMG SupportNews - English edition 15/2016 - Release of GMG ColorProof 5.8 - (June 15, 2016)
  • Release notes
  • New Features
    • Support of OpenColor DotProof profiles (MXD)
    • Adobe PDF Print Engine 4.1
    • Support of 10c print mode for Epson SureColor P7000 Standard (LLK) and P9000 Standard (LLK)
    • SmartHotfolder - Improved usability
    • ProfileEditor - Gamutviewer - Load embedded Output Intent ICC
  • Resolved issues
  • End of Life
  • Build number
  • Tips & Tricks
GMG SupportNews - English edition 14/2016 - Release of GMG OpenColor 2.0.5 - OpenColor DotProof - (June 14, 2016)
  • Version notes
  • New Features
    • OpenColor DotProof
    • Support of Epson SureColor P7000 Standard and P9000 Standard (LLK)
  • End of Life
  • Build number
  • End of Service Life of GMG OpenColor 1.0
  • Tips & Tricks
GMG SupportNews - English edition 13/2016 - Release of GMG ColorPlugin 1.1.0.928/929 - (June 13, 2016)
  • New Features: Packaging Pro
    • ChannelRemoval
    • Minimum Dot
    • Export ICC profiles
    • GMG ColorConversion: OpenColor separation and conversion profiles
  • Technical details
  • End of life
  • Build number
GMG SupportNews - English edition 12/2016 - GMG ColorPlugin - (May 10, 2016)
  • Features
  • Technical details
  • Tips and Tricks
  • Build number
GMG SupportNews - English edition 11/2016 - Release of GMG OpenColor 2.0.4 - (May 9, 2016)
  • Version notes
  • New Features
    • Module OpenColor Separation Option
    • Pantone new 112 colors
    • New Proofing Condition for Epson SureColor P7000V and GMG Matte 140
    • New ISO Coated v2 (39L) characterization
    • Rename Inks
  • Resolved issues
  • End-of-Life
  • Build Number
  • Tips and Tricks
GMG SupportNews - English edition 10/2016 - Release of GMG RipServer 4.8 - (May 4, 2016)
  • Release notes
  • New Features
  • Resolved issues
  • End of life
  • Build number
  • End of Service Life (EOSL) of GMG RipServer 4.7
GMG SupportNews - English edition 9/2016 - Service release of ColorProof 5.7.3 - (May 3, 2016)
  • Release notes
  • Resolved issues
  • End of Life
  • Build number
  • Tips & Tricks
    • How to accelerate 1bit/DotProof job creation
    • How to improve the connection to the X-Rite i1
GMG SupportNews - English edition 8/2016 - ColorProof 5.7.3 - Epson SureColor P7000/P9000 STD - (April 25, 2016)
  • Release notes
  • New Features
    • 1-Click installation
    • Support of Epson SureColor P7000 STD (LLK) and P9000 STD (LLK)
    • ProofStandards for Epson SureColor P7000 STD (LLK) and P9000 STD (LLK)
    • Additional ProofStandards for Epson SureColor P7000V and P9000V
    • Additional ProofStandards for Epson SureColor P6000 and P8000
    • Conversion of Epson Stylus Pro x900 profiles to Epson SureColor-P
    • Conversion of Epson Stylus Pro x900 spot color sets to Epson SureColor-P
    • Improved Active Drying for Epson Printers
    • PANTONE Plus - 112 new spot colors
    • X-Rite measurement device i1iSis 2 for calibration
    • ProfileEditor: Gamut Viewer Improvements
    • Localization of Epson SureColor-P Printer names for China and Japan
  • Resolved issues
  • End of Life
  • Build number
  • Tips and Tricks: ProfileEditor – Measurement M1/M2 of patches <10mm
GMG SupportNews - English edition 7/2016 - Tipps & Tricks - (March 16, 2016)
  • CPU related unexpected behaviour in ColorProof
  • How to configure the Microsoft Windows Defender
  • Run ColorProof as standard windows user
  • PC Admin name contains a blank character
GMG SupportNews - English edition 4/2016 - GMG ColorProof 5.7.2.529/530 - Service Release - (February 29, 2016)
  • GMG ColorProof 5.7.2 – Service Release
  • Resolved issues
  • End of Life
  • Build number
  • End-of-Service-Life (EOSL) for ColorProof-Version 5.4
GMG SupportNews - English edition 2/2016 - Release of GMG ColorProof 5.7.2 - EPSON SureColor-P Series
  • Release of GMG ColorProof 5.7.2 – EPSON SureColor-P Series
  • New Features
    • Installation of color management files from the GMG Cloud
    • Epson SureColor P-Series
    • Nesting within the measurable area of the Epson Spectroproofer
    • Auto-switch improvements
    • X-Rite i1iSis 2 automated Chart Reader Support in ProfileEditor
    • New RIP - Adobe Print Engine 3.8
    • Newspaper 26v5
  • Tips and tricks
    • Compatibility of Epson SureColor-P series and Epson Stylus Pro x900/x890 profiles and spot color sets
  • Resolved issues
  • End of Life
  • Build number
  • End-of-Service-Life (EOSL) for ColorProof-Version 5.4.1