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Achieving Optimum Print Quality with the BT-12

The new VersaSTUDIO BT-12 is easy to set-up and get great print results from, right-off-the-bat! Follow these quick instructions to see how simple it is to produce colorful and vibrant graphic t-shirts, totes, infant clothing, bandanas, and so much more. 

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BeginRight Employment Services

If you have a business that creates corporate giveaways or wants to expand its brand to include apparel and giftware, Roland DGA has the ideal solution in the BT-12 direct-to-garment printer to help you print on t-shirts, tote bags, facemasks and more. Read about BeginRight Employment services and see how they created custom logo apparel with the BT-12.  

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Why Green and Orange are the New Colors of Print Production

Almost overnight, Green and Orange ink has shaken things up a bit in large format printing, and not just for Roland DGA, but for the industry as a whole. See why you no longer have to make do with "near enough” or "it'll do" color with these opinions from Roland DGA customers and print experts. 

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Perf Cut Image Boundaries with the VG2

Previous VersaWorks software versions allowed for a regular contour cut around the image boundaries. With the VG2 and VersaWorks 6, it's now possible to do this function as a perf cut without having to use the “PerfCutContour” swatch in Adobe Illustrator or Corel Draw. See how to take advantage of this great new feature.

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Color Management Settings in VersaWorks 6

The Color Management Properties section of VersaWorks 6 can be a bit of a mystery to a lot of users. Here's a few quick tips to make you aware of the valuable tools it contains for maximizing image quality and defining a few terms to better understand what these tools can do for your output. 

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Roland DGA Discusses Applications for a Changing Sign and Graphics Market in 2020

Due to global changes, the sign and graphics market has changed a lot in 2020. The News View’s and How To’s blog recently talked to Roland DGA Digital Print Manager, Daniel Valade, and Roland DGA Product Manager of eCommerce & Supplies, Lily Hunter about identifying new applications and new opportunities in 2020. 

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Using Multiple Crop Marks in VersaWorks 6

When using a print/laminate/cut workflow, registration marks are used to align the cut with the print when the media is loaded back into the printer after lamination.This quick tip shows you how to load, mark and output your print/cut files foraccurate production of multiple stickers, labels, decals and other print products.

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4 Great Reasons to Start a Home Based Business Infographic

If you're thinking of starting a home based business, take a look at some easy-to-absorb facts about the many benefits and advantages of running your own business. Get inspired to be your own boss with eye-opening data and info in this fun infographic that offers four great reasons why you should start a home-based business today.

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15 Expert Tips for VersaWorks 6

Bryan Ballreich has been the production expert at the Roland DGA headquarters for over 31 years, so he knows a thing or two about Roland DG VersaWorks— the world's most popular print RIP software. In this collection of step-by-step video presentations, he'll show you how to get the best print, cut and production results from latest VersaWorks to make your graphic output better than ever. 

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Using the True Rich Color Preset Benefits all Printers

With the introduction of Green and Orange TR2 inks, next-generation TrueVIS printers are drawing attention to a useful VersaWorks 6 feature that’s available to all Roland DG printer users. The True Rich Color preset allows you to expand your color gamut. Find out how you can use it for outstanding color output in this quick tip. 

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