[scribus] any ideas about why a PDF does not appear

John Culleton john at wexfordpress.com
Tue Aug 24 17:17:32 CEST 2010

On Tuesday 24 August 2010 09:19:38 John Culleton wrote:
> On Tuesday 24 August 2010 03:02:38 Alison Saylor wrote:
> > in the Scribus and the PDF version of my project?  i am using the
> > same method i have always used to get PDFs to appear on the page
> > so i'm a bit confused why it's not panning out this time.  i
> > create an image window, used the file drop down menu and choose
> > 'import' and then 'get image' and the name of the file appears
> > but not the PDF itself. i've got two PDFs to insert and the same
> > thing happens to both.  they both open and look fine outside of
> > the program (Scribus) so it doesn't seem that there's any problem
> > with the images themselves.  any suggestions would be greatly
> > appreciated. thank you!
> >
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> When you import an image you shouldn't use an image frame.  When I
> import e.g., eps images they create their own frame.

Just tried it with a pdf object. It worked fine. Just don't place it in 
an image frame, as I suggested above.
John Culleton
Wexford Press
"Create Book Covers with Scribus"
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