[scribus] export as pdf makes everything a bit smaller

mick crane mick.crane at gmail.com
Tue Dec 12 23:24:36 UTC 2017

On 2017-12-12 22:45, Bert Driehuis wrote:
> On Tue, Dec 12, 2017 at 8:51 PM, mick crane <mick.crane at gmail.com> 
> wrote:
>> hello,
>> I'm not very good with Scribus.
>> previously doing the same sort of thing exporting a page as a pdf has 
>> worked
>> OK but this one export as PDF makes everything a bit smaller text and
>> images.
>> Any blindingly obvious reason why this might be ?
> If I hear the description "a bit smaller", I immediately think: could
> it be that your PDF viewer is set to Fit Page or something like that?
> PDF viewers do the most unexpected things when set to Fit Page. You
> really have to set the PDF viewer to "Page Scaling: None" or its
> closest equivalent.
> If that's not it, then I don't have a clue. You do not describe the
> problem in sufficient detail to do anything but guessing.
> With kind regards,
> Bert

Cheers that is probably it, it was set to "fit to page" I make it "100%" 
I made a tiff of everything and imported that into an image frame and 
exporting that as a PDF seems to work. Then I deleted all the ones that 
didn't work so when I do another one will check then




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