[Scribus] advanced booklet printing

Le Tigre scribus
Wed Sep 27 17:44:39 CEST 2006

Martin Tlustos a ?crit :
> Hi,
> my system is Suse 10.0 with the normal YOU updates, no big extras.
> Could someone help me with this: I want to layout a booklet in A5 and print it 
> in two versions: one for sending via email (without booklet reordering so it 
> is easier to read on screen), one with booklet reordering (for printing). 
> In the wiki I found the howto about booklet printing via kprinter. That works 
> nice if I start with A4 pages, but I want to start with A5 and just reorder 
> the pages so that when printed they come out like a booklet. I don't want to 
> start with A4 because the bigger images will cause the pdf's to be much 
> bigger.
> I hope I expressed myself clearly enough... Is there a way to do this?
> Thank you for any help,
> Martin
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I don't know if it can help, but you can chose, when you export your 
pdf, the order of the pages.

Eg for no-reordering, you choose 1-8, and for making the booklet, you 
chose 1,8,2,7,3,6,4,5.
And then try to print 2 A5 on one A4 page (with Acroread? Or using a tool?)


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