PDFX-ready offers preflight profiles for Acrobat Pro (and Callas pdfToolbox) for all PDFX-ready workflows:

The preflight profiles are documented separatly.

PDF/X-4 CMYK workflow for offset printing

Preflight profiles for the following printing methods:

  • Sheetfed offset printing
  • Web offset printing
  • Newspaper printing

There are preflight profiles for Acrobat 9 + X as well as Acrobat XI + DC, because in newer Acrobat versions additional checks are available.

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Preflight profiles for Acrobat 9 and X Pro - PDF/X-4 CMYK [ZIP]2.5104.21 kb31.05.2017 Download
Recipe for Acrobat 9 - DC Pro [PDF]2.5589.67 kb31.05.2017 DownloadPreview

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Preflight profiles for Acrobat XI and DC Pro - PDF/X-4 CMYK [ZIP]2.5108.43 kb31.10.2017 Download
Recipe for Acrobat 9 - DC Pro [PDF]2.5589.67 kb31.10.2017 DownloadPreview

PDF/X-4 CMYK+RGB workflow for offset printing

Preflight profiles for the following printing methods:

  • Sheetfed offset printing
  • Web offset printing
  • Newspaper printing

There are only preflight profiles for Acrobat XI + DC available, because in Acrobat 9 and X some important  checks are missing or not working properly.

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Preflight profiles for Acrobat XI + DC - PDF/X-4 CMYK+RGB [ZIP]2.5110.01 kb31.10.2017 Download
Recipe for Acrobat 9 - DC Pro [PDF]2.5589.67 kb31.10.2017 DownloadPreview

PDF/X-4 CMYK+RGB workflow for digital printing

Preflight profile for toner based digital printing. In order to benefit from the larger color gamut of most of the digital printing systems, we recommend to use ICCbased RGB images.

There is only a preflight profiles for Acrobat XI + DC available, because in Acrobat 9 and X some important checks are missing or not working properly.

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Preflight profiles for Acrobat XI+DC - PDF/X-4 Digital Printing [ZIP]2.530.67 kb31.10.2017 Download
Recipe for Acrobat 9 - DC Pro [PDF]2.5589.67 kb31.10.2017 DownloadPreview

PDF/X-1a CMYK workflow for offset printing

Preflight profiles for the following printing methods:

  • Sheetfed offset printing
  • Web offset printing
  • Newspaper printing

These preflight profiles can be used in Acrobat 9 to DC.

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Preflight profiles for Acrobat 9 - DC Pro - PDF/X-1a CMYK [ZIP]1.587.07 kb31.05.2017 Download
Recipe for Acrobat 9 - DC Pro [PDF]2.5589.67 kb31.10.2017 DownloadPreview

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