[grve_button button_type=”outline” button_color=”white” button_text=”< Back to GRAFIKAPRINT.COM" button_shape="extra-round" button_link="url:http%3A%2F%2Fwww.grafikaprint.com%2Fdevelop%2Ffileprep%2F|||" align="center" animation="fadeInUp"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row heading_color="dark" section_type="in-container" padding_top="0" padding_bottom="45" margin_bottom="0"][vc_column][grve_slogan title="FILE PREPARATION" line_type="double-line" button_size="extrasmall" button2_size="extrasmall" align="center"]Our Guide to Creating a PRINT READY PDF from InDesign and Illustrator.[/grve_slogan][grve_slogan title="Preset Name: GRAFIKA.joboptions. By using this preset you are saving your pdf to the same settings our prepress department uses for saving your native files to a pdf for production. Please share the GRAFIKA. joboptions preset and instruction sheet with your designers. Simply forward the zip file we have provided." heading="h5" line_type="double-line" text_style="subtitle" button_size="extrasmall" button2_size="extrasmall" align="center"]Bullet points below are reminders to check your native file before exporting to a pdf for the following: • BLEEDS (Standard 1/8 inch bleed is required for printing on all 4 sides). • WIRE O Books (Files should be set up as single pages and bleed all 4 sides). • Books (Books that are perfect bound will require the native files, fonts and images). Below are the step-by-step screen shots and instructions on how to import the preset we have provided you. All screen captures were taken from Indesign. Instructions for illustrator vary slightly.[/grve_slogan][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row heading_color="dark" section_type="in-container" padding_top="45" padding_bottom="45" margin_bottom="0" section_id="bernie"][vc_column width="1/2"][grve_slogan title="STEP #1" line_type="double-line" subtitle="Figure A" button_size="extrasmall" button2_size="extrasmall" align="center"]Under File go to Adobe PDF Presets > Define In Illustrator the Adobe PDF Preset is under Edit.[/grve_slogan][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][grve_single_image image="4993"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row heading_color="dark" section_type="in-container" padding_top="45" padding_bottom="45" margin_bottom="0" section_id="bernie"][vc_column width="1/2"][grve_slogan title="STEP #2" line_type="double-line" subtitle="Figure B" button_size="extrasmall" button2_size="extrasmall" align="center"]The next window to appear is where you will Load the GRAFIKA.joboptions preset Select the Load button and navigate to select the preset. In Illustrator you will Import the GRAFIKA.joboptions preset.[/grve_slogan][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][grve_single_image image="4996"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row heading_color="dark" section_type="in-container" padding_top="45" padding_bottom="45" margin_bottom="0" section_id="bernie"][vc_column][grve_slogan title="STEP #3" line_type="double-line" subtitle="Figure C - C1" button_size="extrasmall" button2_size="extrasmall" align="center"]Select the preset from your folder and hit open Figure C. This will put the preset into your Adobe PDF Preset selection list. Figure C1 shows the preset added to your selection list highlighted in light blue. In Illustrator this step will be the same as above.[/grve_slogan][grve_single_image image="4999"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row heading_color="dark" section_type="in-container" padding_top="45" padding_bottom="45" margin_bottom="0" section_id="bernie"][vc_column width="1/2"][grve_slogan title="STEP #4" line_type="double-line" subtitle="Figure D" button_size="extrasmall" button2_size="extrasmall" align="center"]Go back up under file, select the Adobe PDF Presets > GRAFIKA. In Illustrator go back under Edit select the Adobe PDF Presets > GRAFIKA.[/grve_slogan][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][grve_single_image image="5002"][/vc_column][/vc_row]