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CS5 color is different than CS6

Feb 25, 2013 10:57 AM

CS5 has bad color, and cannot see light tints. The computer used to be a freelance computer, so all the settings were probably messed with.  so far I

  • Deleted  /Users/<username>/Library/Preferences/Adobe Illustrator CS5 Settings/en_US*/
  • Checked both use the saem colro settings, see screenshots
  • In Bridge CS5 synchronized settings to North American Gen Purpose 2
  • Overprint prefview is on in both

Screen Shot 2013-02-25 at 12.45.18 PM.png

CS5(left, CS6 (right) background has dark pink pattern


Screen Shot 2013-02-25 at 12.57.02 PM.png

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    Feb 25, 2013 11:25 AM   in reply to Mike Gondek

    Is that pink pattern made with Pantone colors? If so, it might have something to do with the new Pantone books in CS6.



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    Feb 25, 2013 3:45 PM   in reply to Mike Gondek

    15.1 was CS5.5. I don't think there was an incremental update from 15.0.2 to 15.1.1 I think they are the same thing (15.0.2/CS5 = 15.1.1/CS5.5). I wouldn't swear to that though.

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    Feb 25, 2013 3:50 PM   in reply to [scott w]

    I think Scott's got it right. There was no updating of the AI in CS5.5, only InDesign.

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