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EPSON Stylus Photo R1800: InDesign CS3 (iMac 10.5.5) colors wrong

I have just upgraded to an iMac and Leopard I am trying to produce color match prints from InDesign CS3 files on my EPSON Stylus Photo R1800. Colors are close but definitely not accurate enough to pass as color match proofs.I have read your entry on August 22, 2008 regarding the driver for Intel Duo Core systems. I want to make sure this will solve the color management issue for InDesign before trashing the existing EPSON drver and downloading a new driver. Please advise.
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  • MLeggitt Nov 24, 2008

    This information helped and I did update the EPSON driver but after talking with EPSON directly I realized that the I actually need RIP software to "translate" InDesign colors because the EPSON Stylus Photo printers to not properly read postscript files - and therefore cannot interpret the colors accurately.


    Thank you though for the information regarding the need to update to the driver for Intel Macs.

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You definitely need to use the updated driver for Intel Macs.

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