[Scribus] Adding Text Frame to Master Page
Tue Dec 6 22:31:38 CET 2005
On page numbering, please make sure the keyboard shorcut is properly
set. If the actual key combination doesn't work, change it.
John a ?crit :
> What's easy enough to do is to set up the first page with an empty
> frame, then use Page > Copy... for as many copies as you need. You can
> save your pages with empty frames as a file and reuse later. Set the
> protection bits to keep from changing it.
> Thanks Greg, that seems like a good approach indeed. I haven't tried it
> yet because I'm hung on page numbering now. Way back when I used 1.2x I
> was able to get page numbering to work, and now in 1.3 I can't. Very
> discouraging when each trivial thing takes hours of time. The curse of
> being stupid, I guess.
> When I started having trouble, I went hunting in the Wiki (again!), and
> Googling, and I can't find anyplace that accurately describes how to do
> page numbering. I got the key code CTRL-ALT-SHIFT-# from Craig's post
> in this thread. But only Page 1 shows up; all the rest say just Page.
> In my searches, I found places where Scribus page numbering is done with
> a) CTRL-#, b) ALT-#, and c) just plain # (so described in a Linux
> magazine article). The one thing I never found ANYPLACE was the key
> combination that Craig described in his email.
> I would welcome any advice on: a) HOW to find things in the Wiki (I
> checked for page numbering in the HOWTO and Tips)--also did "website"
> Google--is it in there, correct and up to date?
> and b) how to get my page numbering to work (I already created a Text
> Frame on Left and Right Master Pages, and on each I typed "Page " and
> then hit Craig's #code.
> I saved, and tried "apply Master page" etc, but the first page says Page
> 1 and all the rest say either nothing, or Page.
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