[scribus] change image folder

a.l.e ale.comp_06 at xox.ch
Mon Mar 8 14:24:06 CET 2010

dear ermin,
> During the writing of a project containing several images, I thought 
> it necessary to change the folder name of the folder containing one 
> chapter of images. This off course triggered the preflight to mention 
> "missing image". So I had to re-enter all images.
> Is there a workaround?
> or
> Would it be possible in a future edition of Scribus to make a feature 
> like: if "missing image" is triggered; ask "do you want to search for 
> the image?" or "Find images in folder <?>".
> Since such a feature would have been helpful on other occasions as 
> well, this might also be good for others.
> Using version on W7 platform.

afaik, something similar is implemented in the upcoming 1.4 version.

not sure if it is also available in, though. you should look 
for extras > manage images.

if i'm not mistaken, you still have to relink each moved image... it 
would be indeed nice if the images manager could -- after asking if he 
should do it -- go through all the unlinked images and try to apply the 
same change to all the "undefinded" images.


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