[argyllcms] Re: PostScript to TIFF converter for Win32. Help!

  • From: Alexey Gribunin <gribunin@xxxxxxx>
  • To: argyllcms@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Mon, 31 Mar 2008 13:49:52 +0400


Ghostscript with GSview can do the conversion of CMYK. But you need to do one trick. You need to add tiff32nc device to GSview. It's a CMYK TIFF device according to GS manual and it was omited in GSView.
So close GSView and add the following line:
to [Convert] section of C:\Program Files\Ghostgum\gsview\printer.ini.
Then remove gswin32.ini from C:\WINDOWS\. Then you will be able to print on tiff32nc with any resolution from 72,96,150,200,300,600dpi and you will get real uncompressed CMYK TIFFs.
Best regards,
Alexey Gribunin.

Nikolay Pokhilchenko wrote:
I have tired to search appropriate free software to convert targen *.ps or 
*.eps files into the TIFF format. For a half year I can't find the free program 
for MS Windows XP that can do the conversion of CMYK *.ps or *.eps to CMYK TIFF.
I have try to use "Ghostscript 8.61" with "GSview 4.9" graphical interface. This software works nice with an RGB TIFF files, but I have not found any way to get the CMYK TIFF file from CMYK PostScript file.

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