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UPGRADE INFORMATION

Ver.2.4

Release date: October 18, 2019

Updating to RasterLink6Plus ver.2.4

This version of software is available in the following method;
- Mimaki website: Please clickhere to download the program update from MIMAKI website.
- Program update function

Newly supported printers

The following printer is available.

Printer Color Ink set
SWJ-320EA4ColorCS100 CMYK

Newly supported ink types

  1. The following ink set is available in JFX200EX.
    Printer Color Ink set Special color set
    JFX200EX6Color+SPLH-100 CMYKLcLmWCl
  2. The following Special color set is available in JFX200EX.
    Printer Color Ink set Special color set
    JFX200EX4Color+SPLH-100 CMYK WWWW
    LUS-150 CMYK
    LUS-120 CMYK

Added the functions

  1. On the [Job Properties] window of the 2.5D Texture job, the following information for the layers to be printed is displayed.
     - Ink Consumption
     - RIP time
     - Print time

Improved the functions

  1. The following conditions are available.
    Printer Color Resolution Pass
    JV300 Plus4Color720x1440 VD 16
    1440x1440 VD 10
    CJV300 Plus4Color720x1440 VD 16
    1440x1440 VD 10
  2. The expected printing time is displayed in [Print time] on the [Quality] window.
     - Applicable Printer: JFX200EX
  3. When changing the value of the existing spot color name in the Color Collection, a confirmation popup is now displayed. 

Fixed bugs

The following bugs are fixed.

No. Bug Found version
1 When selecting inclination in [Slant] at creating a 2.5D Texture job from vector data, the output results of (steep slope) and (gentle slope) are reversed. RasterLink6Plus Ver.2.1
Target printer:
JFX200EX
2 When the following jobs are output in RasterLink6Plus Ver. 2.3 to 2.3.2, the Print pinch roller pressure may not work as set on the printer side.
 - Job: the Job created by setting print pinch roller pressure to [User Definition] in RasterLink6Plus Ver. 2.1 or later.
RasterLink6Plus Ver.2.3
Target printer:
UCJV300

Ver.2.3.2

Release date: October 7, 2019

Fixed bugs

The following bugs are fixed.

No. Bug Found version
1 When the ID cut of the following jobs is performed from Rasterlink6Plus, the Auto Cut may not work as specified.
 - Job 1: Job that is outputted ID-cut in FineCut.
 - Job 2: Job that creates a cut path using RasterLinkTools, etc.
RasterLink6Plus Ver.1.1
Target printer and plotter:
Printers and Plotters supporting ID-cut function excluding Print & Cut printer
2 When the ID cut of the following job is executed in CG-FXII Plus, Auto cut is performed after one copy is completed, and ID cut is ends.
 - Job that is validated [Auto Cut] and outputted ID cut in FineCut, before setting multiple copies and place it on multiple lines in FineCut or RasterLink6Plus.
RasterLink6Plus Ver.1.1
Plotter execute ID-cut:
CG-FXII Plus

Ver.2.3.1

Release date: September 17, 2019

Newly supported printers

The following printer is available.

Printer Color Ink set Special colorset
JV300 Plus4ColorSS21 CMYK-
ES3 CMYK-
BS3 CMYK-
BS4 CMYK-
Sb54 BMYK-
8ColorSS21 CMYKLcLmWW
SS21 CMYKLkOrWW
SS21 CMYKLcLmLkOr-
ES3 CMYKLcLmWW
Sb54 BMYKLbLm-
CJV300 Plus4ColorSS21 CMYK-
ES3 CMYK-
BS3 CMYK-
BS4 CMYK-
Sb54 BMYK-
8ColorSS21 CMYKLcLmWW、WSi
SS21 CMYKLkOrWW、WSi
SS21 CMYKLcLmLkOr-
ES3 CMYKLcLmWW
Sb54 BMYKLbLm-

Newly function

  1. Simple POP is now supported.
  2. In UCJV300, the special color over print can be now performed in the following order.
    Printer 1st layer 2nd layer 3rd layer
    UCJV300WhiteColorClear(Matte tone)
    ・Use firmware Ver. 2.5 and later.
    ・When performing three-layer printing including clear (gross tone), refer to "UCJV300 Clear Ink Print Guide (Ver. 1.1)".

Improved Function

  1. In JFX200EX, 600x600dpi and 1200x1200dpi can be now used.
    Use firmware Ver. 1.20 and later.
  2. The last print date and time of the job can be now displayed in the [Job List] screen.
  3. By enabling [Fill around the register marks] with FineCut 8/9, the following functions can be executed for the [Output to RasterLink] Job.
    ・The 0.5 mm margin around the data is eliminated.
    ・Color collection for filling up register marks, [Mimaki Around Register] has been added to the existing color collection.
    Target printers: CJV300, CJV150, UCJV300
    Target ink set when white ink is installed
  4. The following error message is displayed when the RIP core terminates unexpectedly.
    ・When reading a job:
    Unexpected abort from RIP CORE. [PREVIEW]
    ・RIP only / Print after RIP / RIP & printing:
    Unexpected abort from RIP CORE. Please restart RasterLink6Plus. [RIP]

Ver.2.1

Release date: May 24, 2019

Updating to >RasterLink6Plus ver.2.1

This version of software is available in the following method;
- Mimaki website: Please clickhere to download the update installer from MIMAKI website.

Newly supported printers

The following printer is available.

Printer Color Ink set Special colorset
JFX200EX4Color+SPLH-100 CMYK ClClWW, ClPWW
LUS-120 CMYK ClClWW, ClPWW
LUS-150 CMYK ClClWW, ClPWW
6Color+SPLUS-150 CMYKLcLmWCl

Added the functions

  1. 2.5D Texture Maker
    Target Model: JFX200EX
    Please refer to "2.5D Texture Maker Guide" for details of this function.
  2. Read-only feature has been added to the Favorite settings.

Fixed bugs

The following bugs are fixed.

No. Bug Found version
1 After changing the ON/OFF of the following functions on the [Quality] window, when restarting RasterLink6Plus without executing RIP with the job, the setting returns to the previous setting.
Target functions:
 - To print a Primer ink at the recommended density.
 - To print a White ink at the recommended density.
 - Print white in fine mode.
RasterLink6 Ver.5.4
Target printer:
UCJV300, UJF-7151, UJF-3042MkII, UJF-6042MkII, JFX200, JFX500

Ver.1.10

Release date: March 12, 2019

Updating to RasterLink6Plus ver.1.10

This version of software is available in the following method;
- Mimaki website: Please clickhere to download the program update from MIMAKI website.
- Program update function

Improved the functions

  1. "720x600VD" is available in TS55.
    Printer Color Ink set
    TS554ColorSb610 BMYK
  2. The following restrictions are canceled with other than JP's OS.
    - In RasterLink6Plus Ver.1.4, the data with special characters in the file name cannot be read.
    Applicable version: RasterLink6Plus Ver.1.4 to Ver.1.9

Fixed bugs

The following bugs are fixed.

No. Bug Found version
1 For the combination of the following applicable printer and ink set, [Print white in fine mode] check box is not displayed on the Quality window. RasterLink6Plus Ver.1.7
Target printers:
UCJV300
Target ink sets:
LUS-170 CMYK+ClClWW, LUS-175 CMYK+ClClWW
2 PDF (SilverInkLimitTestChart_KOnly.pdf) of silver single color sample cannot be replaced with silver, a single color. RasterLink6Plus Ver.1.9
Target printer:
UJF-7151 (with Silver ink)

Ver.1.9

Release date: February 1, 2019

Newly supported ink types

  1. The following ink sets are available in TS55.
    Printer Color Ink set Special color set
    TS557ColorSb610 BMYKLbLmLk 
    8ColorSb610 BMYKLbLmFyFp
  2. MUH-100 ink(Silver ink) is available in UJF-7151.
    Printer Color Ink set Special color set
    UJF-71516ColorLH-100 CMYKWSi
    ClSi

Improved the functions

  1. When printing the multi-layer of 3 or more layers using RasterLinkTools, you can now arrange the cut path on the top layer.
    Target Printer: UCJV300

Ver.1.8

Release date: November 15, 2018

Improved the functions

  1. The Print & Cut data outputted with RasterLink6Plus from FineCut8 can be now automatically executed.
  2. For the Print & Cut data outputted with RasterLink6Plus from FineCut8, the favorite of Auto Special Color Composition can be now applied.
  3. When outputting with RasterLink6Plus from FineCut8, the set rotation, number of copies, mirror, and offset values are now reflected in automatic execution.
  4. Braille printing function is available in UJF-3042MkII EX.
    Printer Ink set
    UJF-3042MkII EXLH-100 (with Clear, and Primer)
  5. Use Headunit function is available in TS55.
  6. In RasterLink6Plus, [Print Count] and [Execution Time] are unified to [Execution Time].

Fixed bugs

The following bugs are fixed.

No. Bug Found version
1 When spooling the Hot folder of Print & Cut data created with "None Specified" setting in cut condition, the cutting condition in the RasterLink6Plus side is set to "User Definition". RasterLink6 Ver.2.1
Target printers:
All printers except TS ***, and Tx ***
2 When setting fan heater to [Middle] or [High] on the [Quality] window and do one of the following operations, "ATTENTION 202 parameter error" occurs in the printer side and the printing cannot be done.
- Click the [Apply to printer] button on the [Device adjustment] dialog box on the [Quality] window.
- Execute printing
RasterLink6Plus Ver.1.6
Target printer:
TS55
3 Fan heater name has been corrected.
[Existing] Fan-heater -> [Corrected] Extended-heater
RasterLink6Plus Ver.1.6
Target printer:
TS55

Ver.1.7

Release date: October 15, 2018

Newly supported printers

The following printer is available.

Printer Color Ink set Color matching preset
TS554ColorSb610 BMYK(Mimaki_Expand_Color)
(Gray balance)
6ColorSb610 BMYKLbLm

Newly supported ink types

Clear ink is available in the following printer.

Printer Color Ink set Special color set
UCJV3008ColorLUS-170 CMYKClClWW
LUS-175 CMYKClClWW

Added the functions

  1. You can print with clear (glossy mode) in the following printers at Kebab printing.
    Printer ink Special color set Resolution Pass
    UJF-3042MkIILH-100
    LUS-150
    All including Cl600x600VD10 / 16
    UJF-3042MkII EX
    UJF-6042MkII

Improved the functions

  1. The maximum length of Step & Repeat has been increased from 600m to 950m.

Fixed bugs

The following bugs are fixed.

No. Bug Found version
1 When multiple printers are connected to RIP-PC with USB, the printer status cannot be obtained during output. And the error occurs, and the printing stops halfway. RasterLink6 Ver.1.0
2 For the job that prints colors and spot color in one feed (simultaneous printing), you cannot change UV mode setting. RasterLink6 Ver.5.14
Target printers:
UJF-7151, UJF-3042MkII, UJF-3042MkII EX, UJF-6042MkII
3 Even when setting Hyper Job Threading to level 2, it acts like level 1. RasterLink6 Ver.2.1
All printers except textile printers (TS***, Tx***)
4 Even when setting the conditions that the primer (glossy mode) can be printed, the following warning message is always displayed in RasterLink6Plus.
Message: This job is set print-mode that printer do not support.
RasterLink6 Ver.5.5
Target printer:
UJF-7151
Target ink:
LH-100

Ver.1.5

Release date: July 7, 2018

Newly supported ink types

LUS-200 ink is available in the following printers.

Printer Color Ink set Special color set
UCJV3004ColorLUS-200 CMYK-
6ColorWhite (W)
UCJV1504Color-

Added the functions

  1. Addition of print direction mark
    Add a ▼ mark when register mark is created.
    Target Printers: CJV30, CJV150, CJV300, UCJV150, UCJV300
  2. In the following printers, braille can be now printed.
    Target printers: UJF-3042MkII, UJF-6042MkII, UJF-7151
    Target ink set: LH-100, Primer, and White ink.
    Refer to "Braille print guide" for details.

Improved the functions

  1. When printing white ink in UCJV300, the halftone graininess is now reduced.
    - When checking [Print white in fine mode], the White graininess is reduced to print.
    - When unchecking [Print white in fine mode], it is printed with the same granularity as RasterLink6Plus Ver.1.4 or earlier.
    Target Printer: UCJV300 (installed with LUS-170/ LUS-175 ink)
  2. In UCJV300, the function that the white ink is adjusted automatically to the recommended density to print, is now used.
    - When checking [To print a White ink at the recommended density], the White is printed at the recommended density.
    Target Printer: UCJV300

Fixed bugs

The following bugs are fixed.

No. Bug Found version
1 When setting copy to 4 or more on the General print window and arranging the scan x feed at 2 x 2 or more, the part of the image is shifted and printed in the scan direction. RasterLink6 Ver.1.0
2 The part of the image is not shifted and printed in the scan direction. When selecting "Colorless" as the interval color to output at setting the dashed line of the tiling, the dashed line interval parts are white, and nothing is printed. RasterLink6 Ver.4.7

Ver.1.4

Release date: May 31, 2018

Added the functions

  1. Save execution result to a file
    When the "Save execution result to a file" is enabled, in the specified destination to save, every time the printing of a job is completed, with CSV file format, the following information is saved for each job.
    - File name
    - Execution result
    - RIP start time / end time
    - Print start time / end time
    - Ink consumption result
    - Print count
    - Execution result details

Improved the functions

  1. The display of the execution screen has improved.
    On the Excution window, [Execution Option] position has been changed. So that when entering numbers on the [Execution times], you do not press "Delete ripped data after print" or "Delete job after print" anymore mistakenly.
  2. When there is the problem with a file name and cannot be read, the displayed message has been changed so that you understand the message easily.
    Message: The file name contains prohibited characters. Please change the file name.
  3. The profile of following media types can be used.
    Media group Media type
    ClothCanvas
  4. When the number of jobs registered in RasterLink6Plus has reached the maximum number (200), and a new job is tried to be added, the operation has been changed as follows.
    -The following message is displayed, and the job tried to add becomes "waiting to be read" state.
    Message: The number of Jobs are more than limit. No more jobs can be registered. Please delete unnecessary jobs. ** Jobs are waiting to be read.
    -When the number of jobs registered in RasterLink6Plus becomes less than the maximum number (200), the job is added to RasterLink6Plus from the "waiting to be read" state.

    This function improvement can be used to add a job to RasterLink6Plus in the following ways.
    - Using a printer driver
    - Using a hot folder

Fixed bugs

The following bugs are fixed.

No. Bug Found version
1 When loading a job into RasterLink6Plus, the job applying the following favorite settings are not output under the correct conditions at the time of output, and the special color ink (white, clear, primer) may not be cured normally.
- The favorite settings to replace with special color ink, using mono color replacement or color replacement function
RasterLink6 Ver.4.9
Target models :
UJF-7151, UJF-3042MkII, UJF-3042MkII EX, UJF-6042MkII, UJV55, UCJV300, UCJV150
2 After the printing of the following job ends, when trying to load a new job while deleting the Register marks of job list screen, the loading may stop abnormally.
-The job that on the normal print screen, selecting other than [OFF] for Register marks shape, and [whole] for arrange.
RasterLink6 Ver.1.0

Ver.1.2

Release date: February 5, 2018

Added the functions

  1. ID cut function (operating with FineCut)is available.

Improved the functions

  1. Square register marks can be selected on the General Print screen.
  2. Added printing condition that enables multilayer printing with UCJV 300.
    Firmware Version : Ver.1.5

Fixed bugs

The following bug is fixed.

No. Bug Found version
1 When printing special color plate with a register mark on the target printer,
some printing is not done.
RasterLink6 Ver.2.0
Target models :
JFX200, JFX200-2531, JFX500
2 When two layers are printed on the target printer,
the special color layer and the light color layer position differs when printed.
RasterLink6 Ver.2.0
Target models :
JFX200, JFX200-2531, JFX500

Ver.1.1

Release date: January 9, 2018

Newly supported printers

The following printers are available.

Printer Color Ink set Special color ink Color matching preset
UCJV1504ColorLUS-170 CMYK-(Mimaki_Expand_Color)
(Gray balance)
LUS-175 CMYK-
UCJV3004ColorLUS-170 CMYK-
LUS-175 CMYK-
8ColorLUS-170 CMYKWhite(W)
LUS-175 CMYK

Newly supported ink types

The following special colorset is available in UJF-7151.

Printer Ink set Special color set
UJF-7151LH-100 CMYKClP

Added the functions

  1. Multilayer printing function is available.
    Target printer: UCJV300 (with White)
  2. ID cut function is available.
    Target printer: UCJV300
  3. Job name search function (barcode search) is available.
  4. FAQ Page link function is available.

Improved the functions

  1. Profile for silver ink can be searched easily with profile update function.
  2. The following information can be selected by printing information label.
    Model name, engine version, command version, status version, version information of RasterLink6Plus
  3. Output size is added on "Image Editing Parameter" of print information label.
  4. The profile of following media types can be used.
    Media group Media type
    PaperPaper
    IlluminationWhite film
    Photo paperPhoto paper
    Synthetic paperSynthetic paper
    ClothCloth
  5. It is possible to estimate printing time with target printer.
    Target models : UJF-7151, UJF-3042MkII, UJF-3042MkIIEX, UJF-6042MkII, UJF-A3MkII,
    UJF-A3MkIIEX
  6. When selecting other than [OFF] with mark shape on the General Print window and enabling the [Fill around register marks] setting, the area filled with red around register marks has been expanded.
    The filled range is the same as the current FineCut8.
  7. In the following Job, when selecting other than [OFF] with mark shape on the General Print window, the gap between register marks is 0 mm.
    - Setting multiple copies on the General Print window, and selecting [Individual] for location in register mark.

Added the default profile

  1. Default profile for UJF-3042MkII EX is added.
    Printer Ink set Resolution Use
    UJF-3042MkII EXLUS-150 CMYK600x600 VDClear(glossy) for printing
  2. Default profiles for UCJV300 and UCJV150 are added.
    Printer Color Ink set Resolution
    UCJV1504ColorLUS-170 CMYK600x600 VD
    UCJV3004ColorLUS-170 CMYK600x600 VD
    8ColorLUS-170 CMYKLcLm600x600 VD

Fixed bugs

The following bug is fixed.

No. Bug Found version
1 For the target printer installed with White / Clear / Primer, when creating a favorite
and spooling the job, the UV is not correctly irradiated.
RasterLink6 Ver.4.9
Target models :
UJF-7151, UJV55-320, UJF-3042MkII, UJF-6042MkII, UJF-A3MkII,
UJF-3042MkIIEX, UJF-A3MkII
2 A run-time error occurs during output, and the printing may stop. RasterLink6 Ver.5.0

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