[scribus] leading

John Jason Jordan johnxj at comcast.net
Thu Aug 13 04:25:35 CEST 2009

On Wed, 12 Aug 2009 20:58:27 -0500
<rds731 at prodigy.net> dijo:

> I'm brand new to Scribus trying to prepare my first document. I am having a
> difficult time finding our how to adjust the leading (line spacing). Can
> someone help?

One way to do that is in the properties palette for the text frame.
(Right-click and select Properties.) In the properties palette click on
the Text button. There you will see line spacing options. 

A better way is to use styles. Styles allow you to specify a lot more
settings than just the line spacing. Styles are also a lot faster and
easier to use. And styles help you to enforce consistency in the

Discussing more about text frames and styles would take pages. Perhaps
you would find it more helpful to try the Scribus wiki. Here is the
page for text frames:


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