[Scribus] Black becomes lighter when exported to PDF
Tue Jul 10 08:42:38 CEST 2007
Wiadomosc napisana przez John Brown, 10.07.2007 3:57, zawierala m.in.
> Hello All,
> I am using version 220.127.116.11 n Windows XP.
> I created an empty black text frame, and used it as the background to a white
> (or transparent) text frame containing white text (Why? please see my previous
> thread). I also created normal text frames with black text. When I exported to
> PDF, the black background was not quite black. It was a very dark gray.
> It looks black in Scribus, but not in the PDF (Acrobat Reader 8.0, also in KPDF
> on kubuntu 7.04). The black (black text and black background) is lighter in the
> printed PDF also. The document is black and white, except for one word in red,
> and I only have a black-and-white printer, so I don't know (or care right now)
> if other colours are affected.
> How can I fix this?
check your colour profiles - specially for printer (in most such cases
that is the reason). turn it off and try to create pdf. also check if
your black is cmyk black (c0 m0 y0 k100) and not rgb.
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