Summary

The toolbar at the top of the Master and Sample Panel contains several tools that always remain available regardless of the module selected. Each of them is covered in detail below.

Toolbar



1. PDF Options

If a PDF or AI file is loaded in the Master panel, the PDF Options icon can be checked, or unchecked to set it on or off.


2. File Information Panel

To display information about the Master file:

  • Click File Information.

The following information becomes available:

  • File Type: The originating file format.

  • Rastered DPI: The DPI at which the file was rasterized.

  • Image Size: The size of the image (in pixels).

  • Memory Size: The amount of physical memory the rasterized image uses (in MB).



3. Image Adjustment Panel

To adjust the Master image's brightness, contrast, or gamma value:

  • Click Image Adjustments. Click the button in the center of the bar and slide to right or left.

Alternatively,

  • Click on the arrows on either end of the fields or manually type-in values for each of them.

  • Click Apply to make the changes or click Cancel to close the panel.


4. Marquee Zoom

To magnify the image:

  • Place the cursor in the Master panel. Scroll upward with the trackwheel.

Note: On a Mac operating system, scroll downward with the trackwheel if the Scroll Direction: Natural setting is ON.

To select an area in the image to magnify:

  • Click Marquee Zoom. Select the area using the left button of your mouse.

Or,

  • Scroll upward with the trackwheel.

Note: On a Mac operating system, scroll downward with the trackwheel if the Scroll Direction: Natural setting is ON.

To reduce the magnification:

  • Place the cursor in the Master panel. Scroll downward with the trackwheel.

Note: On a Mac operating system, scroll upward with the trackwheel if the Scroll Direction: Natural setting is ON.

To pan:

  • Left-click in the Master panel. Hold and move the mouse around the panel.


5. Reset View

To restore the image to its original size:

  • Click Reset View