[scribus] First Line Offset

pezcurrel pezcurrel at tiscali.it
Fri Jan 26 06:34:13 UTC 2018

On Thu, 25 Jan 2018 14:58:14 -0500 Gregory Pittman <gpittman at iglou.com>

>On 01/25/2018 11:37 AM, pezcurrel wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I'm working with Scribus 1.4.6 and I need to set all the First Line
>> Offset for (many) text frames to "Line Spacing", but I can't find a
>> quick way to do it, I just do it for each new text frame. It would be
>> great to have a quicker method to do it. Maybe I'm missing something?
>I don't think you're missing anything. I don't find anything in 
>Preferences where you can set that, nor is it part of a Paragraph
>Style setting.

Yep, and what's strange is that if one selects all text in a text
frames "chain", any other text setting applies to all the text in the
"chain". Only "first line offset" doesn't.

>What you might try would be making an empty "dummy" text frame, set
>the first line offset, then either copy-paste or maybe even put it in
>the Scrapbook and get it from there, positioning and resizing as

Thank you :)

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