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Navigating Corel’s Color Management Options


By Steve Bain

Trying to achieve consistent color across multiple devices connected to your computer can still generate its share of head-scratching, hair-pulling, and oh yes, even the occasional expletive. The truth is, a completely flawless method of desktop color management doesn’t yet exist, although some high-end publishing systems come very close.

If you’re a CorelDRAW Graphics Suite user tackling the built-in color management system (CMS) tools for the first time, or just curious about how it’s supposed to work, you’ve come to the right place. I’ll examine the available options using version 12 running on Windows XP as our reference model. But, keep in mind that the options also generally apply to recent versions available at the time of this writing. Continue reading