[Scribus] Typing directly into a text box - speed.

Craig Bradney cbradney
Wed Sep 8 11:23:42 CEST 2004

On Tue, 2004-09-07 at 23:58, Derek Harding wrote:
> Hi,
> As a newbie to Scribus (though not DTP or Linux) I'm beginning to make
> inroads into using this DTP. Presently, I am trying to type some text
> into a text box directly, without having prepared a text file from which
> to import it. The process is extremely slow, about two characters per
> second appearing in the box until the type-ahead buffer is empty.
> This is so on three different machines, all of which have processors
> over 1G and nothing elase (significant) active.
> Must I import from a text file, do you think?

Try right clicking on the frame and Edit Text in the story editor

-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: not available
Type: application/pgp-signature
Size: 189 bytes
Desc: This is a digitally signed message part
Url : http://nashi.altmuehlnet.de/pipermail/scribus/attachments/20040908/9e234719/attachment.pgp 

More information about the scribus mailing list