[scribus] Preferences vs. Document Settings

Margaret and George McIntosh tenbear at myfairpoint.net
Thu Dec 16 19:20:25 CET 2010

On 16 Dec 2010 at 9:12, Dave Hackenyos wrote:

> Hello,
> 	First, let me thank Greg for pointing me to the Display settings
> for help in setting the gap between pages.
> 	But...There is no File->Preferences->Display. I first tried
> Scribus->Preferences->Display and nothing I set was ever honored by
> my project's display. I then discovered File->Document
> SetUp...->Display. This worked great.
> 	So, since nothing worked in the Scribus->Preferences but did in
> File->Document SetUp, when would I use one over the other? And how
> would one get the changes made in Scribus->Preferences to take
> effect?


File->Preferences->Display is there on my Windows 7 machine. Did you scroll 
down? It is 6 from the bottom.

File->Preferences sets the defaults for all documents, File->Document Setup affects 
only the current document.


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