[scribus] text overflow

John Beardmore John at T4sLtd.co.uk
Wed Jan 14 22:36:45 CET 2009

Michael Harvey wrote:

> I create a text box. I input text via Import or the Edit Text Story 
> Editor. If I use No Style, the text displays in the text box. If I add a 
> Style (font and character size), sometimes it displays properly, but 
> often it does not and shows the small xbox text overflow sign. When I 
> remove the Style, it displays properly again in the box. The text might 
> only be one small word in a large text box.

Is the text too bi to display in a box of that size when the style is 
applied ?

What happens when you enlarge the box ?

Cheers, J/.
John Beardmore, MSc EDM (Open), B.A. Chem (Oxon), CMIOSH, AIEMA, MEI
Managing Director, T4 Sustainability Limited. http://www.T4sLtd.co.uk/
Energy Audit, Carbon Management, Design Advice, Sustainable Energy
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