Most of the time, computer printers and scanners have with them software or programs accompanying the whole printer kit. This software is made to be used as an output simulator, and photo editor. Some even have publishing capabilities in them. Regarding the photo printer software, the software often are made as a directory of scanned files, a digital file manager and many more. To get the best of your printer kit, here are some guidelines to help you in using your photo printer software for your own added convenience.
- Set the photo parameters. One of the functions of a photo printer software is to set the printing parameters of your printer. With the software, you can change the image resolution, set and adapt the printer’s printing scheme to the photo paper to maximize quality, change the printing borders, etc. If you are low on ink and you are still not planning to buy a new cartridge, you can use the photo printer software to edit the printing gauges, or edit the image itself to lessen the ink expenditures and consequently lengthen your photo inkjet cartridge’s life.
- Edit your photos and add a new touch of creativity. The image editing software nowadays like Adobe Photoshop are often difficult to use and complex. These software also take time in usage and a lot of space in your computer’s memory. If you are only doing little adjustments to your photos or fixing a few defects like red eyes, it would be economical to use your photo software. All you need to do is browse for the image that you plan to print and use the on screen tools to do the editing, You can use the ‘Print Preview’ option to see how your image will look like after printing it. This feature is absent in most image editing software. You can put simple to stylish borders to add a touch of elegance in your printing outputs. Moreover, you can adjust thermal gauges to put that hot or cold look or manipulate the image sublimation for instance. Just check out the software’s features to get to know them.
- Make photo albums. Almost all printer software nowadays have built in album making features, that would help you manage your image files and eventually in preserving your best moments. You can look for the ‘Make Photo Album’ tool to start the uploading wizard. You can even publish them in the Web without a sweat.
- Visit their own site to get more ideas straight from them. Click the ‘Help’ tab or any similar tab and look for Visit Us and the like. They can give you more tips and even free updates for your software.
You can optimize the use of your photo printer software by using them every time you plan to print your image file. Even if you feel that the image cannot be made better, your printer software can do further changes. Moreover, you can compare printers through their printer software. They are good indicators of quality. Play with your photo printer software now and see the difference.