PowerDriver

PowerDriver

PowerDriver is a powerful and easy-to-use print and colour management software developed for Sawgrass' digital decorating systems using Windows OS and SubliJet, ChromaBlast and FabricMaker ink sets.

PowerDriver streamlines your production by automating routine print settings, like mirror-image, and saving custom print-settings (pre-sets) for specific products, substrates and colour enhancements for future use.

PowerDriver’s Color Palette, Spot Color Matching Wizard and Advanced Color Controls empower you to deliver vibrant, accurate colours that will keep your customers coming back for more.

Product Advantages
  • Works with popular graphics programs from Corel and Adobe on Windows OS
  • Streamlined print-setting control for efficient production
  • Customisable pre-sets for consistent results time after time
  • Built-In ICC colour profiles for popular products, substrates and papers such as Unisub, ChromaLuxe, polyester fabric, ceramic / glass, metal, acrylic, True Pix, QC Pro, Accuplot, Texprint
  • Accurate and repeatable spot colour reproduction
  • Advanced colour control for graphics or colour / B&W photographic reproduction
  • Built-in utilities and resources
  • Easy-to-use multilingual UI with built-in help assist
Corel and Adobe Compatible on Windows OS
PowerDriver offers a simple file-print workflow and embedded ColorSure Spot Colour Palette for popular graphics programs from Corel and Adobe.

Customisable Pre-Sets
Any and all print settings - including substrate, paper, hue, contrast, brightness, saturation, mirror and even print quantity - can be customised and saved for future use. If you have a customer who likes stronger reds or more colour saturation - no problem! Simply adjust the print settings to get the colours to your customer’s liking, and save them as a custom pre-set for future use.

Advanced Colour Controls
Easily apply settings optimal for graphic images and colour or black-and-white photos. Adjust the hue, contrast, brightness and saturation to meet the needs of even your most selective customers.

Predictable Spot colours with ColorSure Palette
Sawgrass’ ColorSure technology ensures the best spot colours possible. Accurately reproduce industry-standard spot colour using the ColorSure Palette embedded into Corel or Adobe, or match your customer’s custom spot colours with our colourSure Spot colour Matching Wizard.

Easy & Efficient Prints On Demand
Productivity features, such as mirror image and built-in settings for popular substrates and transfer papers, get you up and running quickly. Streamline repeat orders with custom pre-sets for your most common jobs. With a single click of the mouse, you can quickly send jobs to print and be sure the colours will be right.

Built-In Utilities and Resources
To help you keep your system running at its best, PowerDriver offers handy, built-in utilities, such as nozzle check and head cleaning commands. When you need additional help, technical, educational and remote resources are just a click away.

Multilingual User Interface with Help Assist Feature
You can configure PowerDriver's user interface to your preferred language: English, Spanish, French, Italian, German or Turkish. Help Assist feature makes PowerDriver even easier to use. Simply place your mouse pointer over a button or menu to see a brief description of functions and how to make a selection.
Please consult with your distributor to ensure that you have an adequate computer system to effectively run not only the printer, but your chosen graphic software programs as well.

PowerDriver Minimum System Recommendations
Windows 71 / Windows 8/8.12 / Mac OS 10.9 or Higher

Minimum RAM: 2 GB
Recommended RAM: 4 GB
Recommended CPU: Dual Core 2 GHz
Min. Free HD Space​: 10% Free

Browser Recommendation
PowerDriver is compatible with most widely-available internet browsers. However, Sawgrass strongly recommends using Google Chrome.

Internet Connection Speed Recommendations
Designs with photos or simple vector graphics render quickly, even on the minimum recommended internet connection speeds. However, designs with numerous elements or complex vector images may render slowly on slower internet connections.

The minimum connection speed for using PowerDriver is:

Download: 5 mbps
Upload: 2 mbps

Recommended connection speed for using PowerDriver is:

Download: 10 mbps or higher
Upload: 5 mbps or higher

Sawgrass reserves the right to limit support to customers that use less than the minimum stated requirements.