macOS 11 Big Sur / Apple M1 chip compatibility

Apple have released their new macOS 11 Big Sur operating system, along with new ARM-based Mac machines. The following is an FAQ for Serendipity Blackmagic / Megarip / Veripress users migrating to the new operating system. Is my software version … Continue reading

Troubleshooting Dongles

Having a problem with your Serendipity Blackmagic / Megarip / Veripress dongle? Check our quick links to find a solution. If you continue having problems or can’t find a solution listed below, please contact Support. There are two different types of dongles … Continue reading

Version 8.1.01 Now Available

27th November, 2020 – Serendipity Blackmagic / Megarip / Veripress version 8.1.01 has been released.

The 8.1.01 release for macOS is now compatible with both Intel and Apple silicon CPUs (Apple M1 chip).

Users on ARM-based machines running macOS 11 Big Sur are advised to run the software in Rosetta (Intel emulation) mode if access to existing Intel-based printer HTM (printer screening) drivers, or spectrophotometer drivers is required.

Refer to the product manual or the Serendipity Knowledge Base Article here for details in running in Rosetta mode).

Further information on enhancements and features can be found in the Blackmagic, Megarip and Veripress release notes.

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Printer and Spectrophotometer drivers on Apple silicon (ARM-based) Macs – Rosetta mode

Serendipity Blackmagic / Megarip / Veripress 8.1.01+ is compatible with Apple silicon (ARM-based) Macs running macOS 11 Big Sur and above. Why do printer and spectrophotometer drivers appear to be missing from my Apple silicon software installation? The release of … Continue reading

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Studio Application – New Features for Version 8.1

Serendipity Blackmagic and Megarip, Version 8.1 includes new functions for the Studio application.   (Left to right – Create Frame, Clear Frame, Pin, Unpin) Create Frame Available via the Edit menu and in the toolbar, Create Frame will place an … Continue reading

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macOS 11 Big Sur / Apple M1 chip compatibility

Apple have released their new macOS 11 Big Sur operating system, along with new ARM-based Mac machines. The following is an FAQ for Serendipity Blackmagic / Megarip / Veripress users migrating to the new operating system. Is my software version … Continue reading

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Epson SC-P9500 / SC-P7500 – Proofing Mode

Serendipity Blackmagic / Megarip 8.1+ features support for the Proofing Mode added to the Epson Surecolor SC-P9500 / SC-P7500 series printers in the LK09K9 / LL09K9 Epson firmware release. The printer must have this firmware version (or later) installed for … Continue reading

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Using Printer Colour Management – Canon PRO / TM / TX Printers

Serendipity Blackmagic / Megarip 8.1+ includes an option to use Printer Colour Management for Canon PRO series, TM series, and TX series printers. Printer Colour Management is useful if a calibrated Media suitable for your printer and paper is not … Continue reading

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