ONYX Workflow Software

A complete tool set for any print

  • High performance 64-bit platform
  • Powered by Adobe PDF Print Engine
  • Award winning 32-bit ONYX Color Engine
  • ICC profile creation with new Vivid Color gamut mapping
  • Automated print-and-cut workflow


The right tools

ONYX addresses the unique challenge of multiple applications with innovative color tools including:

  • ICC profiling
  • Colorways
  • Swatch Books
  • Step and Repeat
  • ColorCheck
  • AccuBoost
  • PosterColor 2.0
  • DeviceLink+

Job Preparation

  • QuickSets and unlimited hot folders to speed up production and minimize errors from design to print
  • Job ticketing to track job data
  • Color Swatch Books color selection and matching
  • Easily modify jobs without leaving the RIP-Queue into other applications

Finishing & Cutting

  • Range of useful finishing tools: bleed, grommets and print marks
  • Redesigned spot layer tool for white and speciality inks
  • A fully integrated print & cut workflow, supporting over a thousand devices, provides the right printer and cutter combination for your applications
  • Previewing the cut paths, before submitting images to production, enhances printing confidence
  • Cut-only workflow enables importing jobs directly into the CUT-Server module without the printing step

Configurations and Related


Different solutions for different needs

  ONYX PosterShop ONYX Thrive Workflow Software
Primary printer support Canon Colorado 1640 and Colorado 1650* Canon Arizona series*
Canon Colorado 1640 and Colorado 1650* 
2 active printers
1 active RIP
Thrive 111: 1 active RIP, 1  active printer and 1 Job Editor
Thrive 421: 4 active RIPs, 2 active printers and 1 Job Editor
​​​​​​​Thrive 642: 6 active RIPs, 2 active printers and 2 Job Editor
​​​​​​​Thrive 862: 8 active RIPs, 6 active printers and 2 Job Editor
Workflow modules
  • RIP Queue
  • Job Editor
  • Layout Tool
  • Media Manager, Build ICC Color Profiles
  • Contour Cutting
  • Tiling Adobe APPE
  • RIP Queue
  • Proofing Tools
  • Job Editor
  • Layout Tool
  • Media Manager, Build ICC Color Profiles
  • G7 Correction & Verification
  • Contour Cutting
  • Flatbed cutting support
  • Tiling
  • Adobe APPE
  • AccuBoost

* Some devices may require a higher ONYX version to run. Please check the Supported Devices section of the ONYX Website for verification.

Product may not be available in all markets. Please refer to individual country and region websites and respective sales offices for product availability.