Select Color allows you to search through the colors contained in a PANTONE Library. This feature is helpful if you need information about a specific PANTONE Color. Holding the scroll button will increase the speed of the search.
The Preferences menu makes it easy to further customize your Color Cue®2.1.
Select the lighting conditions you wish to use for your measurements. The following Illuminant options are included in your Color Cue®2.1:
Daylight (D50) (5000° K, 2º observer)
Simulates noon sky daylight. This is the default setting of the Color Cue 2.1.
N. Daylight (D65) (6500° K, 2º observer)
Simulates average north sky daylight.
Store (F2) (4150° K, 2º observer)
Also known as Cool White Fluorescent (CWF) lighting. This illuminant simulates commercial, wide band fluorescent lighting that is popular in the U.S.A. This type of lighting is typically found in offices and retail establishments.
Store Euro (F11)(4100° K, 2º observer)
Simulates commercial narrow band fluorescent lighting popular in Asia and Europe. This type of lighting is typically found in offices and retail establishments in Europe and Asia.
Incandescent (A) (2856° K, 2º observer)
Simulates tungsten halogen (incandescent) light source. This is the type of lighting generally found in homes or used as accent lighting in stores.
D50 is the factory default illuminant. To change illuminants, simply select:
PANTONE Color Cue®2.1 User Manual
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