[scribus] Bleed area not extended

John Culleton john at wexfordpress.com
Fri Aug 14 20:03:16 CEST 2009

On Thursday 13 August 2009 09:20:33 pm THOU Mangement wrote:
> I created the book cover in Scribus and extended my colors to
> cover the bleed section. Everything looks good I process the
> cover in Acrobat Distiller it comes up in PDF. But when I look at
> it the bleed section does not come over to the PDF. The
> dimensions are correct but the color has not extended to the
> bleed section. Is there something I need to set in Scribus,
> Distiller or PDF that I am missing?
> Thanks for you help
> Vera
> .and do have a nice day!!!

When you view the pdf as created by Scribus and before manipulaton 
in Distiller, is the bleed OK?

If so, something is set wrong in Distiller.  Perhaps you could skip 
the Distiller step altogether. 

John Culleton
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