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 Now Available

20th July, 2020 – Serendipity Blackmagic / Megarip / Veripress version 8.1 has been released.

Some updates include:
– PDF and Postscript conversion and interpretation are now provided by Artifex Ghostscript commercial version.
– Screen printing mode now available for all printers, including those with RGB or contone only drivers.
– New Epson SC-P, SC-T & SC-F series, Canon TA series, and HP Stitch printer drivers now supported.
– Software engine and quality-of-life improvements, including a new Nesting option for publications.

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

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Serendipity Subscriptions – Help and HowTo’s

Serendipity Subscriptions are currently available in Australia for selected Blackmagic, Megarip, and Veripress products. We have listed various Helpful links and HowTo articles below. If you have an issue you can’t find a solution to, contact Support. Important Note: Serendipity … Continue reading

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Running the C5 Client

The C5 Client can be used as a streamlined, simplified user-interface for Serendipity Blackmagic and Megarip, offering users an alternative to the standard Serendipity Client. It is installed as part of the Blackmagic or Megarip product package installation. The C5 … Continue reading

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Serendipity Client Configuration

The following information outlines the basic processes required to configure your Blackmagic, Megarip, or Veripress as quickly as possible so you can get started straight away. In order to begin processing jobs, a Media, an Output, and a Pagesetup will … Continue reading

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How to Activate or Deactivate a Subscription

If you have purchased a Serendipity Subscription, you will need to activate it after installation. Important Note: Serendipity Subscriptions are currently being piloted in Australia. Once the pilot period is over they will be rolled out to other countries.   … Continue reading

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Screen Print output to contone printers – Screening Simulation

Serendipity Blackmagic / Megarip 8.1+ adds a Simulate screening option to Screen Print Mode. When enabled, screen printing mode separates a job into single plates and prints them as ‘black’. The feature is nominally designed to print halftone dot screens onto clear film … Continue reading

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