[scribus] Making a wide border
Margaret and George McIntosh
tenbear at myfairpoint.net
Sun Jul 24 02:50:02 UTC 2011
On 23 Jul 2011 at 22:10, John Ghormley KJ4UFG wrote:
> I want to make a border around a text frame that is 4 points wide.
> I cannot
> seem to do it.
> After selecting the frame, I go to the Properties Palette and select
> Now here is where the problem begins. If I select No Style I can
> set a
> value of the Line Width. But, there is NO LINE as I would expect.
> if I select Line 1pt, I get exactly that -- a 1 point border and
> change the Line Width. How do I get a wider border to appear?
When I want to enclose a text frame in a border I draw a rectangle (Insert Shape), set
the color to none and make the line width whatever I want. Makes it easy to place the
text inside the border where I want it.
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