[scribus] PDF-A3

a.l.e ale.comp_06 at xox.ch
Mon Oct 18 13:16:04 CEST 2010

  hi ernestine,

> I use Scribus, a very good programm! I want to make a newspaper. In 
> Scribus i designed a paper on A3-format (double-sided). So far it 
> works well.
> But when I export it as PDF, it turns automatically to A4-size. How 
> can I make it work that in Adobe the size is also A3? In Scribus I 
> used the export to PDF function and I chose A3...but still its A4 when 
> i open it in Adobe....??
> Can anyone help me? Thanx!
> Ernestine
>   About your Scribus program:
>     Version:
>     Prebuilt/Compiled: Prebuilt
>     Build Date:
>   Your operating system and CPU:
>     Type: Windows
>     Version: WinXP
>     CPU type: 32bit (Intel/AMD - i386)

are you using "file > export > save as PDF" or "file > print > choose 
PDF driver"?

since the first way is the correct one and you should not be able to set 
a page size in there, i guess that you will just have to use the correct 
command to get the result you're looking for


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