[scribus] Black screen

Gregory Pittman gpittman at iglou.com
Sat Nov 27 16:28:13 UTC 2021

On 11/27/21 08:57, Gregory Pittman wrote:
> On 11/27/21 07:10, Julian Vincent wrote:
>> I prefer to use a black screen since it’s a lote easier to read text than black text on a white screen. When will Scribus support this option?
> Hi Julian,
> Yes, this is possible.
> Go to Preferences (with not document open), and select the Colors tab from Display. There you can change the Page Fill to Black. You probably want to change the Frame outline to some color other than Black so you can see them when they're not selected.
> Next, in the Text tab of Item Tools, under Text, change Color and Stroke to White.
> Click OK, and your changes will be saved.

One caveat with this is that, if you export your document to PDF, you will get a blank page, since the white text is on a white background. So before exporting, you would need to convert your text to black.


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