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Step and Repeat

Roland DG is constantly adding new and innovative tools to VersaWorks 6 that simplify and automate workflows. However, this week’s Quick Tip covers an “oldie but goodie” that many users may have forgotten about – “Step-and-Repeat.” Read this post to refresh your memory on why this trick is still so relevant and useful.

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Useful New Features in Updated VersaWorks 6.12 Software

New features have been added to the latest VersaWorks 6.12 software to further enhance the overall user experience. These include easy access to the Roland DG Connect app from VersaWorks, and several new “View Switching” options that allow the user to switch the layout view to better match expected output on the printer.

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Building an Online Personalization Business: Plaque Printing with Sassy Squirrel Ink

As part of our business building series, the News View’s and How To’s blog interviewed Simon Holland about his niche specialty graphics business, Sassy Squirrel Ink. His business story follows the route of an intrepid entrepreneur who started a side hustle on a small scale to make some extra cash, found that it was something that could be turned into a real business, and then followed that path to see where it led. 

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LEC2-330 and LEC2-640 Users: Get a Huge Bump in Color with the Addition of Orange and Red ECO-UV 5 Inks

When you show your customers prints produced by a VersaUV LEC2 series printer/cutter using new ECO-UV Red and Orange inks, they won’t believe their eyes.  The addition of these new inks expands the color gamut significantly and really makes the colors POP!  So much so – if they don’t see the output actually coming off the LEC2 – they might think it came off a TrueVIS VG2.

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A-to-Z of Printing “Y” is for Yo Yos, Puzzles, Giftware and Games

VersaUV printers are the young, energetic, and playful machines of the print world. They love to customize fun, playful products like yo-yos, toys, games, puzzles, and other personalized gifts for kids. See how VersaUV users have printed directly onto toys and games to create popular and profitable custom products. 
 

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How to Run VersaWorks Without Administrative User Access

If you're a print operator working in a group production environment like a large shop with different user levels or education facility or government role, here's a quick tip to enable non-administrator users to use VersaWorks with ease, security and flexibility.

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Time for Maintenance

Here’s a brief yet important Quick Tip from Roland DGA’s newest Application Specialist, Jim Maffeo, to share with your TrueVIS customers.  It explains why it’s so important for end users to pay attention to the “Time for Maintenance” notifications they receive from their printers.

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