[Scribus] Problems starting Scribus

alissh at googlemail.com alissh
Wed Jan 3 21:15:42 CET 2007

Hello Plinnell,

Wednesday, January 3, 2007, 8:59:11 PM, you wrote:

> On Wednesday 03 January 2007 19:03, alissh at googlemail.com wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I'm a Scribus newbie and I've just discovered it. I'm using WinXP
>> so I downloaded for Windows version. Before the
>> installation a installed Ghostscript 8.54. Then I installed
>> Scribus. Everything went well. But when I start Scribus there is
>> something wrong. When firt window appears I choose Single page
>> layout on A4 format then I click OK a nothing happens. I was
>> expecting a white sheet or something will appear but nothing. Just
>> grey backround with zoom options appeared (see picture -
>> http://img226.imageshack.us/img226/3608/untitledtt3.jpg). What's
>> the problem? What I'm doing wrong?
>> Thx
>> Alissh
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> From the Windows Readme:

> "Recommended:
> XP Themes Disabled - Use the "Windows Classic" theme is very strongly 
> recommended. There is a known issue with Custom Themes causing 
> document loading problems. This is especially true with third party 
> themes. "

> Peter

Thx Peter, it works now.
I should have read it more carefully. Sorry for it.

Thx again


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