[Scribus] PDF forms and umlauts

BandiPat magicpage91
Tue Oct 26 03:01:21 CEST 2004

Teemu Nikkil? wrote:
> Hi list,
> I'd like to use Scribus to make PDF forms, but the umlauted characters don't 
> work in text fields. I tried to fill in a form created with Scribus in 
> Acrobat Reader and pressing ? or ? does nothing. I've tried different fonts 
> for the field (basic like Times or Courier) and embedding and not embedding 
> the fonts, but without luck. Elsewhere in the documents the umlauts are shown 
> just right.
> -Teemu
> _______________________________________________

Try using "kpdf" to view your pdf generated files.  Adobe has not given 
Linux an updated reader in a long time, so complain to them for that! 
Kpdf seems to render the fonts much better and overall gives a better 
result with pdf files.


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