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7.2. Usage

The print module has many options. We describe the panel in this section.

7.2.1. Printer section


This entry is to select one of the installed printers.


The printer's ICC profile for the loaded paper. This is the profile specific to the printer and printer's paper. This profile is the last color space transformation done to the picture whose goal is to create a high quality print.


The print rendering intent (perceptual, relative colorimetric, saturation or absolute colorimetric). See Section, “Rendering intent” for more information.

black point compensation

Whether to adjust the black point of the output profile which is often lighter than the input profile. This should be on when the above intent is set to relative colorimetric.