[scribus] Colour behind text in text box

John Beardmore John at T4sLtd.co.uk
Sun Jun 1 04:15:06 CEST 2008

I've got pages which are linked text boxes.  To highlight particular 
texts I've taken to placing a coloured rectangle behind the part of the 
text to be highlighted.  For example, see


Is there a better way to do this in 1.3.3.x ?  If not, will there be in 

 From memory, Word does this sort of thing quite well.  It's one of the 
few things I miss.

Many thanks !  J/.
John Beardmore, MSc EDM (Open), B.A. Chem (Oxon), CMIOSH, AIEMA, MEI
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