How about some FlexiSIGN training on the Queen Mary?

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FlexiLIVE Tour comes to the Queen Mary on July 21 2017 will host a FlexiLIVE Tour event on the QueenMary. Seating is limited, so if you are going to attend, you should sign up right now! Sign up before June 25 and get $25 off! Use Coupon Code JUNE25QM This is not a boring PowerPoint session, rather it is a learning session with the latest version of Flexi! We not only teach but show you real shop examples! This seminar is great for ANY version of Flexi and ANY level of user. Hundreds of former students will tell you, […]

Flexi User Gets Hit by Ransomware

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Dont think ransomware is a problem? I don’t know how it happened, but a Texas sign shop got hit. watch this video! Just last weekend 200,000 computers in 150 countries were hit in a global cyber attack. Experts in East Texas said ransomware is already here, and it’s time to take precaution. A mother and small business owner in mount pleasant said she thought it was a joke, until she lost everything. “I had no idea what ransomware was,” business owner Carla Martin said. Martin is the owner of Sign Express in Mount Pleasant. She’s been designing artwork for more […]

MUTOH FlexiSIGN Seminar Huge Success!

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The MUTOH sponsored Flexi seminar was a huge success! Students learned how to use all the features of Flexi SIGN and Print and on day two learned all about Color Management. They found out how to use Flexi to get wide format printers to match monitor colors. Led by world renowned, certified Flexi expert Mark Rugen, and backed by MUTOH America, these students are now graphics professionals with the power to advance their shop to new successes. We want to thank all of them for taking time to attend! But what about you? Don’t you want to join the thousands […]

Are You Using Flexi with Older Windows System? RANSOMWARE!!!

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Still using an older version of Flexi on something other than windows 10? You may be a target of a new ransomware called WannaCry. Protect yourself now!!! Steps on how to avoid Ransomware 1. Backup your computer immediately Investing in an external hard drive and making regular backups will help you in protecting your data, if not in saving you against malware.A data backup can save you from significant stress, time and money in the event when your computer becomes infected. Alternatively, you can subscribe to a cloud backup service and upload your most important data regularly. Free cloud services […]

What is Soft Proofing & Why Does It Matter in Wide Format Printing?

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What is Soft Proofing & Why Does It Matter in Wide Format Printing? Everyone wants to match what they see on the monitor with the output from a wide format printer. Sadly, few accomplish this. Part of a well-managed color system is the ability to soft proof, or change the monitor colors display so they reflect printer output. Let’s learn a little more about this and maybe teach you how to do it properly. Step 1: Calibrate and Profile Your Monitor The very first start is to make sure your monitor is telling you the truth about color. Sure it’s […]

Find Fonts Fast with Find My Font!

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Find Fonts the Easy Way! Quit uploading images, find your font in less than a minute!  Designers are often faced with the task of identifying the font of text in a printed or a digital image. This can be a very time consuming and error prone task especially when the designer’s computer contains a few hundreds or thousands of fonts. ‘Find my Font’ is an easy to use software application that runs on your computer and identifies the fonts of a given bitmap image. It searches both our online font database and the fonts on your computer and […]