Fiery FS100 Pro and FS100

There are many Fiery® tools that help you increase your productivity and improve the efficiency and quality of your print jobs. To help you take advantage of these tools, EFI™ has developed a comprehensive set of how-to guides that walk you through each tool. You can select any of the following tool categories for access to the how-to guides any time you need it.

Note: The how-to guides are intended for use with Fiery Command WorkStation® 5 and Fiery FS100/Fiery FS100 Pro software. Some files may work with previous Fiery software versions. Also, some Fiery features are dependent on specific engine capabilities. If you have any questions about your Fiery server, please contact your Fiery supplier.

Select the how-to guides from the following categories:

Document Preparation

Description File Size Download
Print a perfect bound booklet
This binding method consists of individual leaves glued together at the spine with a flexible adhesive which is glued along the edges of the body sheets and binds the text to a wraparound cover.
13.92 MB
Produce notepads
Automate the process of printing pads with minimal manual collation.
404.20 KB
Produce jobs with different finishing requirements
"Use Fiery Compose or Fiery JobMaster to apply different finishing options for multiple chapters within a document. These finishing options will vary based on the in-line finisher available at the print engine."
30.39 MB
Automate offline finishing with Duplo finishers
Fiery Impose templates can include barcodes and registration marks recognizable by Duplo finishing equipment. These instruct the Duplo finisher on how to position its blades, cutters, and creasers to finish the document appropriately. The integration of Fiery Impose with Duplo finishers brings drastic productivity gains by automating the offline finishing process.
12.82 MB
Auto tab and text stamping by PDF bookmark level
Learn how to peed up composition of long jobs including chapter and subchapters by treating all bookmark levels independently and easily program multi-bank tabs or insert bookmark text as a stamp on the page. Spend only seconds or a few minutes on what usually takes hours to achieve!
23.93 MB
Graphic Arts

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Enable a native PDF workflow with APPE
Enable the native PDF workflow on the Fiery server based on the Adobe PDF Print Engine (APPE) interpreter to guarantee workflow consistency from creation to final output.
18.25 MB
Optimise colour quality of documents
Produce great colour-quality documents with the standard state-of-the-art Fiery colour reproduction capabilities including spot colours, colour substitution, auto-trapping, image smoothing, spot colour composite overprint, text & graphics enhancement.
9.70 MB
Enhance image quality of pictures with Fiery Image Enhance Visual Editor
Improve the output quality of amateur digital photos with Fiery Image Enhance Visual Editor and save prepress time by eliminating lengthy image editing and file manipulation tasks to make photos look their best.
7.92 MB
Use prepress tools at the Fiery server to troubleshoot file issues
Preflight, PostFlight and ImageViewer are features included in the Fiery Graphic Arts Package, Premium Edition. Preflight evaluates print jobs for potential printing errors. PostFlight is diagnostic tool that provides global and object-specific information about how files are color managed at the Fiery server. ImageViewer is a powerful interface for softproofing and applying last minute colors edits to jobs.
2.50 MB
Capture spot colours and reproduce them accurately
Use the ES-2000 spectrophotometer to capture colours from your business card and reproduce them accurately in your colour documents.
709.25 KB
Job Management

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Automate job submission with Fiery tools
Configure a virtual printer, a job preset or a Fiery Hot Folder to set job ticket specifications, and assign imposition properties in order to automate any type of job submission process you adopt.
14.70 MB
Paper stock management with Fiery Paper Catalog
Have a centralized paper warehouse database to store attributes of the media stock and make it easy to associate paper trays with the loaded media stock at the print engine in order to ensure the operator uses the right media, with the right color profile for each print job.
14.88 MB
Job management workflow in Fiery Command WorkStation
Fiery Command WorkStation makes operators more productive via intuitive, flexible job management tools. The state-of-the-art user interface design is focused on the end-user experience and boasts an uncluttered at-a- glance workspace.
17.52 MB
Variable Data Printing

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Prepare and produce PDF-VT personalised postcards
The production of personalised postcards with Fiery servers is as easy as producing static ones. The how-to guide showcases PDF-VT format support and Fiery Impose to produce effective one-to-one communications.
59.67 MB
Prepare and produce personalised booklets
Produce high-impact one-to-one booklets to promote products and services by personalising them with customer contact information and product offerings related to their personal preference. The how-to guide showcases PPML format support and Fiery Impose.
140.26 MB