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Posts: 40
Registered: ‎07-17-2015

Color tint with new paper

I've been printing b&w with ip8720 and Canon Premium Matte 8.5x11 and having to use -5 to -8 magenta setting in printer color management to avoid magenta tint. Not 100% neutral but OK.

Paper from new package shows a magenta tint at those same settings from same b&w file. All settings the same except new paper. Is this a common characteristic of this paper and all IJ papers ie; color shifts from batch to batch?

Also with different file photo and new paper - print shows magenta tint in medium to dark grays and slight but apparent greenish tint in lighter grays on same print. What's going on here?

I read on this forum somewhere that this printer/paper combo is an incompatable mix. This right?  

 

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Registered: ‎10-16-2012

Re: Color tint with new paper

Hello.

 

Troubleshooting with our support group will be needed to narrow down the cause of your issue. Please contact our support group using the link below for additional assistance.

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