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You cannot specify some color values by using the Pantone system in Office programs

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Many graphics programs allow you to specify color values by using the Pantone system. Microsoft products cannot provide the red, green, and blue (RGB) colors that are associated with the Pantone colors or the percentages of cyan, magenta, yellow, and black (CMYK) that are used by the Pantone system.

For more information about the Pantone system, visit the following Pantone Web site: If you have any questions relating to Pantone, you can also contact Pantone, Inc. at the following address or phone number:
   Pantone, Inc.
   590 Commerce Boulevard
   Carlstadt, New Jersey 07072-3098
   Tel: (201) 935-5500
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Article ID : 820764
Revision : 5
Created on : 9/12/2011
Published on : 9/12/2011
Exists online : False
Views : 451