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FontExplorerX Pro and Scribus for Mac

Scribus can’t load fonts activated with FontExplorerX Pro in OSX 10.6. It only loads fonts activated with Font Catalog. If you use FontExplorerX Pro as default font manager you can get a workaround for this going in Scribus to Preferences/Fonts/Additional … Continue reading

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Why Scribus doesn’t embed some fonts by default creating a pdf

Fonts with more than 2048 glyphs will be automatically converted to outlines to reduce the size of the PDF. This font-specific setting can be changed in Preferences > Fonts by unchecking the “Subset” option for a font. http://wiki.scribus.net/canvas/Scribus_Output Si las … Continue reading

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Reduce text frame sice at the bottom in scribus

You can’t reduce text frame sice at the bottom by default. Scribus leaves a space between the text and the edge of the frame. To get a better adjustment at the bottom select the frame, go to Properties/Advanced Settings/ and … Continue reading

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Styles in scribus 1.4.0rc6

Scribus 1.4.0.rc6 can read odt styles. Sometimes the style editor in scribus don’t work ok aftes import text in odt with styles. To solve it, save the document, close scribus, and open again the document.

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Add page in Scribus 1.4.0rc6

If you try tu add a new page in the middle of the document, you’ll probably get a bug. Is better create new pages at the end, and then move them to the place we want.

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Install Scribus 1.4.0rc6 in Knoppix 6.7.1

In synaptic: 1. Add PPA (for debian lenny): deb http://debian.tagancha.org/debian/ stable main 2. Add key, installing the scribus-archive-keyring package. 3. Update packages. 4. Go to package scribus-ng. 5. Package>Force Version. And choose 1.4.0rc6.

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Automatic Text Frame Creation in Scribus

http://wiki.scribus.net/canvas/Working_with_text_frames#Automatic_Text_Frame_Creation Automatic Text Frame Creation You can also create text frames automatically (in versions 1.3.3.x and above). Here is a view of the right-hand side of the New Document requester: From the New Document requester, v1.3.3.x Select the desired number … Continue reading

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