[Scribus] Wish-list items for Story Editor and Insert Special

Craig Bradney cbradney
Sun Dec 19 09:41:23 CET 2004

On Sunday 19 December 2004 04:53, Carol Kankelborg wrote:
> Craig Bradney wrote:
> > Hi Carol
> >
> >>1. It would be nice to have an option in the Story Editor to
> >>"update TextFrame but don't Exit." This would allow me to
> >>see how my changes look in the middle of my editing. In
> >>my specific case, I was trying to edit text into a fixed space.
> >>I wanted to see how well I was doing without having to get
> >>out of the Story Editor and getting back in.
> >
> > There is. Page symbol with green arrow.
> I took a look and sure enough it is there. I swear it wasn't
> there a month ago. That's what happens when you bury
> your nose in the computer for too long without a break :~)
> Now that I see that icon, the mouseover tip is clear
> "Update Text Frame."  However, in the File menu two things are
> confusing. First, the option is named "Save Document" which
> is not as clear to me as "Update Text Frame" or the even clearer
> "Update Text Frame without Exiting."  Second, the option is
> grouped with "Save to File..." and "Load from File..." instead of
> with "Update Text Frame and Exit" and "Exit Without Updating Text Frame."

Save Document in the File Menu does exactly that. Saves the document. 

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