[scribus] Text flows around frame problem
gregp_ky at yahoo.com
Wed Aug 17 21:20:54 UTC 2011
On 08/17/2011 04:56 PM, john at wexfordpress.com wrote:
> On Wed, 17 Aug 2011 23:40:20 +0300
> "Matti Huomanen"<matti.huomanen at iki.fi> wrote:
>> I'm using version 1.3.9 and 1.4 as test bed. My OS is Windows XP 32
>> bit. I've used previous versions of Scribus earlier but with these
>> versions I just cannot find a way to make text flow around picture
>> frame. I've looked online manuals
>> but I cannot get the text flow around picture frame. There is no
>> effect no matter which selection I choose.
>> What to try next?
>> Ystävällisin terveisin
>> Matti Huomanen
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> In theory at least:
> Put the text frame on layer x.
> Create layer Y over layer x.
> Make Layer Y active.
> Put graphic on layer y,
> Right click on graphic.
> Select Properties
> Select Shape
> Select Use Frame Shape
You don't really need another layer, just that the image frame must be
on a level higher than the text frame.
Also, note that the Text Flows Around Frame is a property of your image
frame, the the text frame that has flowing text.
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