[scribus] Choose filename when saving as image.

Owen rcook at pcug.org.au
Sat Mar 6 23:36:08 CET 2010

On Sat, 6 Mar 2010 10:57:01 -0500
John Culleton <john at wexfordpress.com> wrote:

> For some reason when one saves a file as e.g. png there is no way to
> choose an output file name. This is awkward when one wants so save
> both a small and a large png of the same file for use as a thmbnail
> and full size image on a web page.  My workaround is to save at one
> size, rename that file from the command line, and then save at the
> other size. 
> I can choose the filename when I export as a pdf, why not as a png?


See p266 of the manual.

The names for your images are automatically generated, ie.,the filename
of the Scribus document is used....

So your work around is as good as it gets?

An alternative solution is to save the document again under a different
name and re export as a png. This will save you going to the command


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