[scribus] Strange clipping in printing

John Culleton john at wexfordpress.com
Sat Nov 20 20:56:11 CET 2010

On Saturday 20 November 2010 14:34:00 Latege wrote:
> Submitted on 11/20/2010
> Submitted by anonymous user: []
> Submitted values are:
>    Name: Latege
>    Email Address: pklinton at gmail.com
>    Subject: Strange clipping in printing
>    Message:
> I've just created a 2 page document with nine small images on the
> second page, most of them rotated to differnet angles. The images
> appear fine on screen, including in print preview but when I
> actually print them four of them get two corners each cropped off.
> This isn't a page margin issue because the cropping is occurring on
> interior corners and well away from the edges, There's also no
> other image, text box or object overlapping with them. Anyone any
> ideas how to stop this happening? (Bizzarely (to me) the images
> print fine if I save the document as .pdf and print that (they're
> just not such good quality colour))
> Thanks
>    About your Scribus program:
>      Version: 1.3.7svn
>      Prebuilt/Compiled: Prebuilt
>      Build Date:
>    Your operating system and CPU:
>      Type: Windows
>      Version: 7
>      CPU type: 64 bit (x86_64/amd64)
> The results of this submission may be viewed at:
> http://www.scribus.net/node/158/submission/597

If the pages print correctly from the pdf then that is what you should 
do.  I never attempt to print directly from Scribus, and I never have 
printing problems. 
John Culleton, Wexford Press
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