[scribus] Limited colour palette in 1.3.9

Lisa Charles lisa at arpctitanium.com
Sun Dec 19 15:50:28 CET 2010

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Gregory Pittman [mailto:gregp_ky at yahoo.com]
> Sent: 10 December 2010 02:30
> To: Scribus User Mailing List; lisa at arpctitanium.com
> Subject: Re: [scribus] Limited colour palette in 1.3.9

> >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.
> >
> >Greg
> >
> >Thanks, seen the many colour sets to choose from now and can see how you
> >create your own colour.
> >
> >Do you know what the red outlined triangle means that appears next to
> >colour set in properties. I first thought it was only next to RGB and not
> >CMYK colours. But then realised this wasn't the case. Are the colours
> >the triangle alert/warning not to be used for some reason based on the
> >document settings of the document I'm working on? Are the incompatible in
> >some way?
>Hi Lisa,
>We have added extensive documentation about solid colours to 1.3.9. Just
>the Help Browser (F1) and look under "Documentation > Scribus Basics" and 
>start with "Editing Colors". These documents should answer all your
>and if they don't, please reply to this message and tell me what's missing,
>I can add it for 1.4.

I didn't even realise all that documentation was there! It has answered all
of my questions. Thank you!

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