Color Byte 7 Software

For Millennium Printers

Color Byte 7 Software

Whether you are a novice or pro, you will enjoy the powerful design creation tools and user-friendly style of Color Byte 7. Color Byte has been specifically designed to meet the unique needs of producers of personalized color-imprinted products. Resolution enhancements, color matching, saving of driver settings and auto-insertion of variable text are just a few of the many advantages of using our Color Byte software. Many custom features have also been added for Millennium Series printers that do not exist in other software programs.

Color Byte is available in three packages – Foundation, Pro and Premium – to economically match your design needs. Responsive, qualified technicians are available for ongoing software and design support.

Foundation Package

  • Standalone graphics creation platform
  • Resolution enhancement for text and graphics
  • Saving of driver settings with each individual file (Millennium Series only)
  • PMS color matching with output color swatches (approximation)
  • Badges Feature (text/field merge)
  • Alignment, arc creation and editing tools
  • WYSIWYG text layout with TTY and Open Type Font Support
  • Multiple files open simultaneously
  • Angled guides
  • Automatic zoom tools including Zoom Percent and Pan
  • Parametric shape support including Circle, Rectangle, Polygon, Star, Arrow, Fan
  • Customizable tool bar
  • Clipping support
  • Rulers
  • 32-bit processing speed
  • File preview
  • Drag and drop
  • Import of stroke width from AI, EPS
  • Dozens of graphic creation tools
  • Instant replay
  • Runs on Windows® 2000, XP, NT
  • Available in over 20 languages
  • Over 40 import and export filters including PDF
  • Excellent documentation
  • Site license available

Pro Package

Foundation Package Plus:
  • Special effects like shadowing, perspective, etc.
  • Gradient fills
  • 1100 fonts on a CD
  • Prismscan – raster file editing program
  • Color welds and traps
  • Monochrome and color vectorization

Premium Package

Foundation and Pro Packages Plus:
  • Rulers and Dials Module
  • On-Screen Color Management Module
  • Bar Codes Module

Additional Modules

  • Bar Codes – Supported symbologies include: Codabar, Code 128, Code 39, Code 93, DataMatrix, EAN/JAN-8, EAN/JAN-13, Interleaved 2 of 5, LOGMARS, MSI Plessey, PostNet, UPC-A and UPC-E
  • Dials and Rulers – Create and customize parametric dials and rulers easily
  • On-Screen Color Management – Enable on screen proofing as a means of previewing printed colors
  • Driver Support – Supports 150+ output devices including vinyl plotters, CNC, routers, engravers, etc.
  • 2-D Engraving – Automated engraving fill routines include s-sweep, line sweep, spiral and island fills; Supports most open-architecture engravers and CNC devices
  • Grade 2 Braille Translator – Convert text to Grade 2 Braille with a single click of the mouse

Color Byte 7 Base Packages

Code Description
S-7CBYT-FDNColor Byte 7 Foundation
S-7CBYT-PROPKGColor Byte 7 Pro Package – Foundation and Pro Upgrade, packaged at time of purchase
S-7CBYT-PREMPKGColor Byte 7 Premium Package – includes Foundation Pkg, Pro Pkg, Rulers and Dials, On-Screen Color Management, Bar Codes
S-7CBYT-SITESite License – Contact DCS for Pricing on multiple packages of Color Byte (call for discounted pricing)

Color Byte 7 Upgrades & Add-On Modules

Code Description
S-7CBYT-UPGColor Byte 7 Upgrade – Upgrade from any previous version of Color Byte to version 7
S-7CBYT-PROPro Upgrade – Combination of modules added to Foundation package at a later date. (PrismScan), Professional Text Compose, Gradient Fills, Special Effect and Welds/Traps
S-7CBYT-EGRT2-D Engraving and Routing
S-7CBYT-RULRulers and Dials Modules
S-7CBYT-VINYLVinyl Plotter Package
S-7CBYT-OSCMOn-Screen Color Management
S-7CBYT-BRLGrade 2 Braille Translator
S-7CBYT-BARBar Code Module