Epson StylusRIP Adobe PostScript Software for Windows and Macintosh

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Q:
I am setting up EPSON StylusRIP with my Macintosh, iMac, DV iMac, G3, or G4. What type of connectivity is supported?
A:
Below is the connectivity between EPSON Stylus RIP and the Macintosh/iMac/PowerMac G3's. For Legacy Macs (Centris, Performa, PowerMac, etc...): StylusRIP 3.30 4.00 4.1x
Printers:
Stylus Color 800 Serial/Ethernet Ser/Ethernet Serial/Ethernet
Stylus Color 850 Serial/Ethernet Ser/Ethernet Serial/Ethernet
Stylus Color 900 Not Supported Ser/Ethernet Serial/Ethernet
Stylus Color 1520 Serial/Ethernet Ser/Ethernet Serial/Ethernet
Stylus Color 3000 Serial/Ethernet Ser/Ethernet Serial/Ethernet
Stylus Photo Serial only Serial only Serial only
Stylus Photo 1200 Not Supported Serial only Serial only
Stylus Photo EX Serial only Serial only Serial only
**Stylus Pro 5000 Not Supported Not Supported Serial/Ethernet
(unbundled version) **The Stylus Pro 5000 (unbundled version) ships with EPSON Stylus RIP 4.11/2.03 (special to SP5000 only) and also comes with the PK4 cable in the box. This version of Stylus RIP has software for the Stylus Pro 5000 only. There is no other printer software on this particular version of Stylus RIP. For the iMac:
StylusRIP 3.30 4.00 4.1x
Printers:
Stylus Color 800 Ethernet Ethernet Ethernet or PK4 Cable Stylus Color 850 Ethernet Ethernet Ethernet or PK4 Cable Stylus Color 900 Not Supported USB or Ethernet USB or Ethernet Stylus Color 1520 Ethernet Ethernet Ethernet or PK4 Cable Stylus Color 3000 Ethernet Ethernet Ethernet or PK4 Cable Stylus Photo Not Supported Not Supported PK4 Cable Stylus Photo 1200 Not Supported USB USB Stylus Photo EX Not Supported Not Supported PK4 Cable **Stylus Pro 5000 Not Supported Not Supported Ethernet or PK4 Cable
(unbundled version) **The Stylus Pro 5000 (unbundled version) ships with EPSON Stylus RIP 4.11/2.03 (special to SP5000 only) and also comes with the PK4 cable in the box. This version of Stylus RIP has software for the Stylus Pro 5000 only Stylus Pro 5000 only. There is no other printer software on this particular version of Stylus RIP. For the DV iMac, G3 and G4:
StylusRIP 3.30 4.00 4.1x
Printers:
Stylus Color 800 Ethernet Ethernet Ethernet or PK4 Cable Stylus Color 850 Ethernet Ethernet Ethernet or PK4 Cable Stylus Color 900 Not Supported USB/Ethernet USB/Ethernet/FireWire Stylus Color 1520 Ethernet Ethernet Ethernet/PK4 Cable/FireWire Stylus Color 3000 Ethernet Ethernet Ethernet/PK4 Cable/FireWire Stylus Photo Not Supported Not Supported PK4 Cable Stylus Photo 1200 Not Supported USB USB Stylus Photo EX Not Supported Not Supported PK4 Cable **Stylus Pro 5000 Not Supported Not Supported Ethernet/PK4 Cable/FireWire
(unbundled version) **The Stylus Pro 5000 (unbundled version) ships with EPSON Stylus RIP 4.11/2.03 (special to SP5000 only) and also comes with the PK4 cable in the box. This version of Stylus RIP has software for the Stylus Pro 5000 only. There is no other printer software on this particular version of Stylus RIP. NOTE: The PK4 Cable Kit provides for Bi-directional communications between the printer and Macintosh and is needed to work with StylusRIP 4.1x or later.
- Earlier versions of StylusRIP will NOT work with the PK4 Kit.
- Earlier Versions of the USB Cable (PK1-3) will not work with StylusRIP 4.1x

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