[scribus] Limited colour palette in 1.3.9

Gregory Pittman gregp_ky at yahoo.com
Fri Dec 10 03:30:12 CET 2010

On 12/09/2010 09:15 PM, Lisa Charles wrote:
> Submitted on 12/10/2010
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> Name: Lisa Charles
> Email Address: lisa at arpctitanium.com
> Subject: Limited colour palette in 1.3.9
> Message:
> The coluor palette in 1.3.9 is very small, unlike all the colours in
> version
> I have installed ICC profiles and activated colout management - has this
> affected how many colours are available? Also in the colours that are
> available some have a small triangle alert sign next to it - what does
> this mean?
> I'm trying to change the colour of the text in a heading to a pale grey
> and there is no grey available to select at all.
> Please can someone shed some light on this for me.
Hi Lisa,

Scribus still has a number of palettes, and an enlarging number at that.

Here is the "trick":

With no document open, go to Edit > Colors. Now you will see an ability 
to choose a Color Set to your liking, one of which will be the one 
you're used to from, plus quite a number of others.


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