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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Lab (Multi) – spot colour characterisation

Serendipity Blackmagic / Veripress 8.1+ adds an Lab (Multi) colour space option to Special and Replace Colour Sets. The option allows Lab spot colours to be specifically characterised, defining the Lab values of the colour at different coverage levels (Tints) … Continue reading

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TECHKON SpectroDens – Wifi Connection

The TECHKON SpectroDens spectrophotometer was added to the list of supported instruments for Serendipity Blackmagic / Megarip / Veripress in version 7.1.01. The version 8.0+ Serendipity Client now features Wifi connectivity* for the SpectroDens on Windows, macOS and Linux. The … Continue reading

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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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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

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