[Scribus] How to edit text on path?

wayne iw
Tue Sep 26 21:06:52 CEST 2006

On Tuesday 26 September 2006 07:44 am, Christoph Sch?fer wrote:

> Am Montag, 25. September 2006 22:31 schrieb wayne:
> > How does one edit text on a path? I need to adjust the tracking of
> > certain individual letters and I can't figure out how to do this other
> > than first removing text from path, edit, then place text back on
> > path. It's not too bad if the path is small but my path is 32 inches
> > in diameter so I have to keep searching for the text and page each
> > time I remove the text from the path.
> >
> > Is there a simple way that I'm not aware of?
> Hi Wayne,
> use the story editor. There you have to select the two characters whose
> spacing needs to be changed, then use the spin box in the second row of
> menus to adjust the distance.
> HTH,
> Christoph

I've tried that. It works if your text is short. Mine isn't. You have to 
keep notes on what changes you made to each letter, then, go into the 
story editor, make changes, then go back out to check the results. Repeat 
this many times for each letter. Sometimes the changes do not do anything.


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