[scribus] character palette will not close
ale.comp_06 at xox.ch
Mon Oct 25 08:58:24 CEST 2010
> I prepare an 8 page newsprint paper every other month. Last issue in
> the middle of completing the layout a window opened smack dab in the
> center of my screen called character palette and I cannot get it to
> close, or move it out of the way. Last time I just worked around it
> as I could not find out how to get rid of it. This time after working
> on a couple of pages it showed up again. I tried closing and opening
> the files and just installed 1.3.7 over the version I had but still
> have the problem. I am working on a Macbook with Snow Leopard. I
> presume this is a Scribus item as this is the only place it shows up.
> I can work around it but it is extremely irritating. Can someone tell
> me how to get rid of this thing? Clicking on the red x does not work
> and it will not move. Let me also stay I am a novice both with Mac
> and especially with Scribus, so really, really babystep answers, please.
> The box below does not go beyond 2008 for build date, but this is what
> is in my About Scribus window:
> 01 June 2010
> Build ID: C-C-T-F-Q-Mac/Aqua
> Using Ghostscript version 8.64
never experienced such an error...
- please install 1.3.8... it's the latest version...
- can you try to press the ESC key to close the dialog?
i just tried to open and close the "character palette" on os x and i
didn't find any problem in closing it with the red button, nor with the
let's see if an update and the ESC solves the problem for you...
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