[scribus] Scribus Properties dialogue does not appear
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Sat Nov 6 18:13:29 CET 2010
Submitted on 11/06/2010
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Email Address: geavox at gmail.com
Subject: Scribus Properties dialogue does not appear
Hello everyone, I am trying to produce a newsletter for a Charity that hasn't
the funds to buy expensive DTP software, so thank you in advance for any help
you might be able to offer!
I have installed Scribus and Gimp on my laptop (2.13 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo,
Standard 2009 MacBook with 4GB RAM)
Operating system is Snow Leopard, with X11 pre-installed as standard.
Installed OK, launched OK, but I cannot get the Properties dialogue at all.
I tried F2 (it just brightens the display)
I tried Windows > Properties (it shows a tick in the sub-menu, but still no
I tried right-clicking on the frame I want to set properties for... no dice!
I even tried swearing, threatening and, in desperation, I promised to tidy up
the hard disk!... (Macs can't tell when you're lying.. can they? :oO)
I have successfully managed to create a basic layout, insert images and text,
but it seems some properties really have to be set from this dialogue.
Cheers me dears!
PS VERSION ACTUALLY SAYS 1.3.8, but the drop-down didn't offer it as an
About your Scribus program:
Your operating system and CPU:
Type: MacOS X
Version: Snow Leopard
CPU type: 32bit (Intel/AMD - i386)
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