[Scribus] Linking text frames

John R. Culleton john
Sat Oct 28 14:49:19 CEST 2006

On Sunday 03 October 2004 21:19, Rainer Heilke wrote:
> Craig Bradney wrote:
> >On Sunday 03 October 2004 22:36, Rainer Heilke wrote:
> >>Greetings.
> >>
> >>I'm having a bear of a time linking text frames and getting the text to
> >>flow from on to the next. Is there some sort of trick? The expected ways
> >>don't seem to do anything. The tutorial references a "Chain Tool" that
> >>doesn't exist. Using the "Link Text Frames" button doesn't seem to
> >>actually work. Now that I've gotten my newsletter set up, I'd like to
> >>put in the articles and keep using Scribus for it.
> >>
> >>Any pointers would be appreciated.
> >>Thanks, everyone.
> >>
> >>Rainer
> >
> >The tutorial needs a little updating... (toolbar icon has changed)
> >Make frame 1 and then frame 2
> >Select frame 1
> >Click on the toolbar icon with the arrow and lines representing text, with
> >tooltip "Link Text Frames".
> >Click on frame 2
> >
> >Done.
> >
> >Craig
> Sorry, just got back to work. Thanks to both you and Frank. This does
> seem to do the trick. :-)
> Rainer
I followed the above procedure and now I have arrows all over the place. 
connecting idems I never intendd to connect. How do I get rid of the arrows?
John Culleton
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