[scribus] selecting frames

michael crane mick.crane at gmail.com
Tue Feb 10 17:07:00 CET 2009

2009/2/10 flaco <inconcluso at web.de>:
> Hej!
> But is there a possibility to select a frame that lies below another? Some
> Ctrl-Klick or something?
> greetings flacote

Yes that was my thinking. I have a problem if their frame edges manage
to get very near to each other.
I thought it would be nice to have a seperate list off to the side and
select them there.



> Gregory Pittman schrieb:
>> michael crane wrote:
>>> Hi,
>>> I just started using scribus again last couple of days and I really
>>> like it.
>>> I find it a bit fiddly to select frames. If I get 2 that are in just
>>> the right place and I would like to group them together when clicking
>>> about trying to select them I probably end up moving something else.
>>> what is the precieved wisdom for how to select frames ?
>>> thanks
>> 1. There are 2 ways to select a group of frames - one is to hold down
>> Shift and click the frames sequentially. The other is to click-drag
>> around all the frames you wish to group. You can combine these methods.
>> 2. The issue of not disturbing other items can often be solved by the
>> use of Layers. You can only work on one Layer at a time, so it's
>> impossible to disrupt anything on a Layer you're not currently working on.
>> Greg

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