[scribus] scribus Digest, Vol 77, Issue 8

Kunda Loves Scribus scribus.user at gmail.com
Tue Aug 12 21:35:02 UTC 2014

> > In version 1.4.3. all of my jpeg images appear.  When I open the same
> > document in version 1.4.4 on my new computer, the jpegs don't appear.
>  Only
> > the file name.  What do I need to do to make them appear in the latest
> > version?  Thanks!
> >
> You write "new computer", that makes me suspect that you have moved the SLA
> to a new computer without moving the images. Scribus does not embed the
> images in the SLA, it only includes a pointer to where they are. If you
> need to move a SLA to another computer you should use Collect for output
> (it will copy all images used in the document to a folder that you can
> move).
> /Peter

On Tue, Aug 12, 2014 at 10:15 AM, Shannon Pirie <shannonpirie at gmail.com>

> Thank you Peter!  "Collect for Output" worked!  Giant sigh of relief...

Glad that worked out.

An aside:
For these situations, I think some sort of hint bubble ala
http://bugs.scribus.net/view.php?id=12598 would be helpful for the
uninitiated who are not familiar with 'Collect for Output'

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