[scribus] default font

Gregory Pittman gregp_ky at yahoo.com
Thu May 13 03:14:39 CEST 2010

On 05/12/2010 09:03 PM, Wilfred Cuff wrote:
> I have been using Scribus for some time to write up my ballroom
> dance notes.  Works well.
> One problem concerns fonts.  I keep getting the default as a
> Nimbus font, something my printer does not like.  The font list
> has a Green S alongside the Nimbus fonts, as opposed to TT.
> I guess that is implies a default setting. But where is this
> default set?
> And changing fonts is also confusing. Both Scribus Preferences
> Fonts or File Document have the font lists.  But the program
> does not seem to readily add my changes.  There must be a procedure, but
> where to find it?

Nimbus is a PostScript Type 1 font, not sure why it shouldn't be Ok.

You set the default font in Preferences > Tools. This is a feature of 
text frames, so click the text frame icon and choose your default font 


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