Support for

Supplieready Types

Simon Tranter
by Simon Tranter 5 years ago
 

Overview

Flyerlink® Supplieready is a tool that enables a PDF file to be manipulated to meet a production specification that is different to our standard w3p hub printed formats. Supplieready is free to use, and is available on Open Source and In-House Product Groups.

How it works

How to use Supplieready How to use Supplieready

Supplieready Types

SR 03: Add Single Sided Overlay SR 03: Add Single Sided Overlay

SR 04: Add Multi Page Overlay SR 04: Add Multi Page Overlay

SR 08: Convert RGB to CMYK, Reduce Ink & Add Trim Marks SR 08: Convert RGB to CMYK, Reduce Ink & Add Trim Marks

Supplieready Types

Overview

Flyerlink® Supplieready is a tool that enables a PDF file to be manipulated to meet a production specification that is different to our standard w3p hub printed formats. Supplieready is free to use, and is available on Open Source and In-House Product Groups.

How to use Supplieready

Supplieready set up

Flyerlink® Supplieready is quick and simple and to set up. We have set a range of Supplieready types that you can use. Once you have created your Product Group you can select a Supplieready Conversion Type in the Update Product section (Workgroup > My Products > Products >Product Groups > View/Amend).

Once you have chosen your Supplieready Conversion Type, click on Save Changes. Our default range of Supplieready types cover most scenarios of file supply for different types of production environment, the different types are detailed in w3pedia article 5097.

Custom Supplieready Types

If none of our standard Supplieready types are suitable for your production method, then we can develop custom types for you to use. Prices range from £250 to £2,000 depending on the complexity of what you need Supplieready to do, to get a quote on a custom Supplieready type please email us on supplieready@w3p.com

 

 

SR 03: Add Single Sided Overlay

Overview

The SR 03: Add Single Sided Overlay Supplieready conversion makes the following changes to a PDF when a job is set to 081:

  • Adds a vector shape set in a spot colour over the top of page 1
    of the PDF;
  • Sets the vector shape to overprint.

Example of pre-Supplieready 2 page PDF using SR 03

Example of post-Supplieready 2 page PDF using SR 03

SR 04: Add Multi Page Overlay

Overview

The SR 04: Add Mutli Page Overlay Supplieready conversion makes the following changes to a PDF when a job is set to 081:

  • Adds a vector shape set in a spot colour over the top of all pages
    in the PDF;
  • Sets the vector shape to overprint.

Example of pre-Supplieready 2 page PDF using SR 04

Example of post-Supplieready 2 page PDF using SR 04

SR 08: Convert RGB to CMYK, Reduce Ink & Add Trim Marks

Overview

The SR 08: Convert RGB to CMYK, Reduce Ink & Add Trim Marks Supplieready conversion makes the following changes to a PDF when a job is set to 081:

  • Converts all RGB bitmap and vector elements to be CMYK (greyscale elements are left unchanged);
  • Checks the ink levels in bitmap and vector elements. If they are found to be over 300% total ink, then it will adjust the levels to lower the coverage;
  • Adds trim marks in line with the Trim Box in the PDF.

Example of pre-Supplieready PDF using SR 08

 

Example of post-Supplieready PDF using SR 08

 
 

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