[scribus] Grayscale palette

Barry McKenna bmcken at pobox.com
Wed Dec 2 22:34:06 UTC 2015

> Hi,
> I don't have 1.4.5, but I think it is the same as 1.5.x
> File->Export->Save as PDF
>    Select X-3
> Output to file dialog->color Tab
> Select Grayscale
> See http://members.pcug.org.au/~rcook/scribus/Colors_Option_PDFexport.png


Thanks for the link to your 1.5x dialog.

However, on my Winx64 1.4.5 install, that PDF Export/PDF X-3 selected 
"Color" tab has almost all selections greyed out, with Printer selected 
as default and greyed, and I can see no way to change or access the 
feature you offer.

Selecting Color Profile does not unlock that General/Output intended 

Neither does turning off or on the Color Management preference for the 

I'll try installing 1.5x:

IMPORTANT: is 1.5x (Winx64) suitable for document prep for release to 
publishers, such as the journal advertising I need to submit?


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