Lightroom: LR4.1 RC: Why can't I select blurb icc profile for soft proofing? (CMYK)

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I am using Lightroom 4.1 and want to create a book with the new module. Unfortunately, I cannot select an icc-profile (Blurb-icc profile) when doing a softproof. All other profiles I can select. Please could you give me a hint, why I can not select the blurb icc profile? It is located where all the other profiles are located also on my mac (Library/ColorSync/Profiles). And here is the download link for the profile:

Thanks and regards,
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Joachim Heinz

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Posted 8 years ago

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Dan Gerber, Employee

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Yes, the Blurb ICC profile is a cmyk profile, and not supported by the LR soft proof feature at this time.

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Jeffrey Tranberry, Sr. Product Manager, Digital Imaging

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More details here on using Blurb and profiles in Lightroom 4: