Fiery Prep-it

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Fiery® Prep-it™ is a powerful, easy-to-use software solution for the preparation, layout, and automated production of print-for-cut jobs. It can both save you hours of prepress time and dramatically decrease your media usage with its efficient true shape nesting.

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Fiery® Prep-it™ offers client / server architecture. The server software is Windows® compatible, while the client is both macOS® and Windows compatible.

Installation requirements

Fiery Prep-it Server:

  • Windows 10 or 11 (64-Bit)
  • i7-8700 processor or higher
    • Minimum 4 cores
  • 16 GB RAM or more
  • 1 TB Samsung NVME m.2 split into 2:
    • 200 GB boot partition
    • 800 GB storage partition
  • 1 Gbit network card
  • 4 x USB ports

Fiery Prep-it Client (Windows):

  • Windows 10 or 11 (64-Bit)
  • i5 or i7 processor
  • 8 GB RAM
  • 1 Gbit network card
  • 1920 x 1080 screen resolution

Fiery Prep-it Client (macOS):

  • macOS 11 and 12
  • 1 Gbit network card
  • 1920 x 1080 screen resolution


Base configuration:

  • 1 server, 2 client licences
  • Additional client licences are available for purchase (maximum of 10 concurrent connections)

RIP support:

  • Fiery proServer or Fiery XF 7.3.1 and above
  • All RIPs that can process PDF files

Input formats:

  • PDF, TIFF, JPEG, BMP, PNG, and JSON (for workflow, MIS, and web-to-print integration to Fiery Prep-it)

Output print formats:

  • PDF
  • PDF and XML (for integration to Fiery XF)
  • PDF (for integration to Caldera and Onyx)

Output cutting formats:

  • AI, PDF, and ZCC

Supported languages:

  • English, French, German, and Spanish