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Copying does not give me a dark enough print. What do I do to get darker or more contrast?

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  • csarosdy Sep 06, 2010

    I do not have the Cannon connected to the compujter, I am copy8ng manually. Anyway, I found the way to do it eith the buttons on the machine, and it is possible to get several gradations of darker.


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There is a setting in the softwaqre for this function BUT I tend to use a graphics package and these vary depending on your personal preference.

Even the microsoft photo editor has gamma correction and brightness contrast settings and you could use that to aquare the image and edit.

My preference is for a great piece of software called ACDSEE that has almost all you could need to quickly edit crop and manipulate pictures be they from a camera or scanner

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    The settings for this are in the printer softare itself.

    You can adjust it to suit your taste from there.

    call up the printer utility or access it via printer properties.



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Open the "Printer Properties" page (click the printer icon in bottom tray) and in the lower left of the preferences page you will see
"Print Quality" select "High", this will intensify the printing, it is the only adjustment for making the image or dialog darker/clearer. I own this same printer so am very sure of this.

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