I believe if you set your Adobe printer / Distiller job preferences to black and white (turn off color), it doesn't matter. Color plates would only be generated if you had color On.
Art On 11/1/06, Steve Rickaby <srickaby at wordmongers.demon.co.uk> wrote: > Dear Framers > > For a non-color book, FrameMaker offers you several ways of creating > half-tones. For example, you can: > > . Use the predefined Grays library in the color picker > > . Create your own gray from C:0 M:0 Y:0 K:whatever > > . Use a percentage black fill on an object, such as a graphic or a table cell > > There may be more. My question is, what is the recommended technique that > will result is a pre-press PDF that doesn't demand extra plates? > > Or doesn't it matter? > > -- > Steve -- Art Campbell art.campbell at gmail.com "... In my opinion, there's nothing in this world beats a '52 Vincent and a redheaded girl." -- Richard Thompson No disclaimers apply. DoD 358