[scribus] Exporting a graphic frame
gpittman at iglou.com
Tue Mar 28 00:21:03 UTC 2017
On 03/26/2017 11:06 PM, Ken Springer wrote:
> I have a PNG graphic in a frame. Transparent background. I then added
> a fill color to the frame.
> Is it possible to export this frame from the document as a JPG or other
> graphics format? In this case, retaining transparency in not necessary.
> A web search came up empty for me. :-(
Well, Ken, it's a bit hard to know how much work you are willing to do,
but this works:
Click on your graphic to select it.
Copy it (Ctrl+C)
Now create a new Custom document, with dimensions the same as your frame
-- if you have the Properties palette showing, you can read the values
from it to enter into the New Document dialog.
After creating the new document, paste (Ctrl+V) - you will need to align
the graphic with X-Pos, Y-Pos of 0,0.
Now you have your graphic-sized document, which you can save as an
image, export to PDF, whatever you want to do.
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