Most CD/DVD manufacturers have slightly different templates/specifications. Please use our templates to ensure that your sizing is accurate and allow us to process your art efficiently. If you have difficulty downloading or using them you can contact us for assistance (any time), or call us at 410-662-0112 during business hours (10:00-6:00 ET M-F).
CD & DVD TEMPLATES
Each link below accesses a zip files containing all currently available formats we offer the template in, including templates for use with Adobe inDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, & Acrobat. Our PDF templates can also be used with other less common design applications such as Quark Xpress and others.
CD/DVD SURFACE (this template can be used for both CD and DVD disc surfaces, using either grayscale, or full color art. Spot color designs properly set up to separate as Pantone colors may also be used. By default, we use a white flood underneathe your disc artwork. Please advise us in writing or clearly label your files if you want your design printed directly on the disc surface without a flood or contact us for directions if you will be providing a custom white flood plate .
BLU-RAY SURFACE Please contact us before starting to design your Blu-Ray disc, for custom template and special instructions on color setup.
SLEEVES, ECO-WALLETS & GATEFOLD JACKETS
4-PANEL ECOWALLET (standard, no notch) This template is used for our most popular 4-panel eco-wallet design. If you prefer an ecowallet with thumb notches or a different style, or you are ordering a CARDBOARD SLEEVE package or gatefold jacket with more than 4 panels, please contact us for the correct template.
4-PANEL DIGIPAK (TRAY ON RIGHT) This template is used for our 4 panel digipak package. If you are upgrading to a digipak with a tube or slit pocket, or multiple trays, please contact us for the correct template.
6-PANEL DIGIPAK (CENTER TRAY) This template is used for our most common 6 panel digipak package. If you are upgrading to a digipak with a tube or slit pocket, or multiple trays, please contact us for the correct template.
DISCS IN JEWEL CASES (INSERTS & TRAY CARDS
2-PANEL INSERT & TRAY CARD This template is used with jewel case packages, and the zip file includes a 2-panel insert (single panel of art front & back) and tray card.
4-PANEL INSERT & TRAY CARD This template is used with jewel case packages, and the zip file includes a 4-panel insert (folder with 4 panels) and tray card.
6-PANEL INSERT & TRAY CARD This template is used with jewel case packages, and the zip file includes a 6-panel insert (tri-fold with 6 panels) and tray card.
8-PAGE STAPLED BOOKLET & TRAY CARD This template is used with jewel case packages, and the zip file includes templates for the 8 page stapled booklet and tray card.
DISCS IN DVD SIZE CASES (using AMARAY WRAP PRINT & DVD SIZE INSERTS
AMARAY WRAP This template is used with amaray case packages, and the zip file includes our standard amaray wrap insert (front cover, back cover and spine). If you are using a special clear amaray case that allows printing on the inside of the wrap, you can duplicate this page and use it for the inside spread as well.
Please contact us for templates on the following items: FOLDERS larger than 6 panels and STAPLED BOOKLETS with more than 8 pages - and DVD CASE INSERT PRINT & DVD-SIZE DIGIPAKS.
Other than your disc surface artwork, please submit all files in CMYK or grayscale format, unless you are paying to upgrade to add additional custom Pantone colors. Unless otherwise arranged, any pantone color submitted will be converted to CMYK.
If you do not have access to InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, QuarkXpress, or a similar application, we advise you to contact us by phone before beginning your design work for special assistance. Our normal business hours are 10-6 EST, or try us online anytime.
*Please note: We are in the process of updating all our templates. If there is a template that you need that is not shown here, contact us and we can provide it to you.