Virtuoso Print Manager

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Virtuoso Print Manager is Sawgrass' first universal print management software for SG400, SG800 and VJ 628 printers. Offering a singular solution for optimal print quality and production efficiency, this software combines the best features of PowerDriver, CreativeStudio Print Manager and WinProfile / MacProfile ICC profile solutions into a single, powerful and easy-to-use RIP-like application

Virtuoso Print Manager makes it easier than ever to get great colour output with CorelDraw, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator AND CreativeStudio design software for both Windows and Mac OS.  Streamline production with an advanced array of features, including job and image nesting, hot folders with customizable presets, multilingual user interface, file- and web-to-print workflows and more. 


Product Advantages

  • Works with SubliJet-HD CMYK, Pro Photo and Pro Photo XF inks, as well as ChromaBlast-HD and FabricMaker-HD.
  • Job and image ganging saves media.
  • Web-to-print workflow from CreativeStudio Online Designer.
  • File-to-print workflow from CorelDraw, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop and more.
  • Hot folder workflow with customizable presets.
  • Advanced Colour with print preview.
  • Built-In ICC profiles for a wide variety of substrates and image types.
  • Allows embedded input profiles, such as Adobe RGB 98, ProPhoto RGB, etc.
  • Direct import of .JPG, .PNG and CreativeStudio’s .SG or SGZ files.
  • Multilingual user interface in English, French, Italian, Spanish and Japanese.

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Work with Adobe, Corel and CreativeStudio on Windows or Mac

Design both with CreativeStudio Online Designer and Adobe and Corel desktop applications on Windows or Mac OS.


Customizable Pre-Sets

Any and all print settings  - including substrate, paper, hue, contrast, brightness, saturation, mirror and even print quantity - can be customised and saved for future use. If you have a customer who likes stronger reds or more colour saturation - no problem! Simply adjust the print settings to get the colours to your customer’s liking, and save them as a custom preset for future use.


Advanced Colour Controls

Easily apply settings optimal for graphic images and colour or black-and-white photos. Adjust the hue, contrast, brightness and saturation to meet the needs of even your most selective customers.


Easy & Efficient Prints On Demand

Web-to-print workflow for CreativeStudio and file-to-print workflow for CorelDraw, Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop for maximum versatility. Streamline jobs with hot folders with customizable presets, job and image ganging and built-in ICC profiles for a wide variety of substrates and image types.


Built-In Utilities and Resources

To help you keep your system running at its best, Virtuoso Print Manager offers handy, built in utilities, such as nozzle check and head cleaning commands. When you need additional help, technical, educational and remote resources are just a click away.


Multilingual User Interface

Virtuoso Print Manager is easier than ever to use, with a user interface in English, French, Italian, Spanish and Japanese. 

Sawgrass Print and Colour Management Software Comparison

  ICC Profile PowerDriver v4 Virtuoso Print Manager
Supported Operating Systems

Windows

 

Mac

 
Multilingual User Interface

English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Spanish

 
Supported Graphic Software

Corel

Photoshop

Illustrator

CreativeStudio

   

Import Graphics - JPG, PNG,.SG, .SGZ Optional PDF

   
Productivity

File > Print Workflow

Printer Utilities

 

Print Parameter Pre-Sets

 

Hot Folder Workflow

   

Web to Print Workflow

   

Image and Job Ganging to Save Media

   

Quick-Link to CreativeStudio Login

   
Colour Management

ColorSure Palette

 

Spot Colour Matching Wizard

   

Advance Colour Control

 

Substrate-Dependent ICC Profiles

 

Transfer-Media-Dependent ICC ProfilesF

 

Real Time Print Preview

   

Virtuoso Print Manager Minimum System Recommendations

Please consult with your distributor to ensure that you have an adequate computer system to effectively run not only the printer, but your chosen graphic software programs as well.

Windows 7/ Windows 8/8.1/ Windows 10 / Mac OS 10.9 or Higher

  • Minimum RAM: 2 GB
  • Recommended RAM: 8 GB
  • Recommended CPU: Dual Core 2 GHz
  • Min. Free HD Space‚Äč: 10% Free

Supported Design Software for File > Print Workflow

  • CreativeStudio Online Designer
  • CorelDRAW X6 - X8
  • Adobe Creative Cloud; Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop

Supported Design Software for File > Open or Hot Folder Workflow

  • CreativeStudio; .SG, .SGZ
  • CorelDRAW and Adobe CC; .JPG, JPEG, .PNG, Optionally .PDF
  • Minimum Resolution: 300 DPI
  • NOTE: Files must be created from supported design software - Corel, Adobe CC or Creative Studio Online Designer.

Supported Virtuoso Printers and Ink Sets

  • SG400 and SG800: SubliJet-HD, ChromaBlast-HD and FabricMaker-HD
  • VJ 628: SubliJet-HD Dual CMYK, Pro Photo and Pro Photo XF

Using Virtuoso Print Manager with CreativeStudio Online Designer

 

Browser Recommendation

CreativeStudio is compatible with most widely-available internet browsers. However, Sawgrass strongly recommends using Google Chrome. Click here to download Google Chrome.

Internet Connection Speed Recommendations

Designs with photos or simple vector graphics render quickly, even on the minimum recommended internet connection speeds. However, designs with numerous elements or complex vector images may render slowly on slower internet connections.

The minimum connection speed for using CreativeStudio is:

  • Download: 5 mbps
  • Upload: 2 mbps

Recommended connection speed for using CreativeStudio is:

  • Download: 10 mbps or higher
  • Upload: 5 mbps or higher

Visit www.speedtest.net to check your connection speed. 


Sawgrass reserves the right to limit support to customers that use less than the minimum stated requirements.

Note: 1Only Windows Professional, Business, Enterprise and Ultimate Editions have been tested and approved. Only select drivers for Windows 8 are available.  2Only compatible with Intel systems running Macintosh OS 10.5 or later, current with the absolute latest Apple software updates.