[Scribus] framed frames

Gregory Pittman gpittman
Tue Aug 1 02:57:56 CEST 2006

Christoph Sch?fer wrote:
> Am Dienstag, 1. August 2006 01:50 schrieb Gracia M. Littauer:
>> May I say the word that one dares not speak it's name ;^) & ask is there
>> a 'simple' way to frame a text box (frame) with a line around it? I
>> know the work around..make a frame bigger, filled in color & put it
>> behind or worse draw 4 lines to enclose it.
> Hi Gracia,
> it's as simple as it can be ;) :
> select the frame, open the properties palette, if haven't already, then choose 
> the colour tab. Klick the pencil symbol and choose your colour. If you want 
> to change the line width, go to the line tab and change it as you please.
The wiki is your friend:

and also, go up the page a bit to see how to adjust the space between 
the border and the contents in the Shape Tab.


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