[Scribus] Massive HeadAche

PLinnell mrdocs
Mon Feb 20 02:03:11 CET 2006

On Monday 20 February 2006 01:50, Joel wrote:
> Like a person that doesnt ask for directions until he is so
> lost....
> I am trying to work within Scribus with Tables,
> My company publishes a 4 page flyer with almost 350 line items in
> it,
> Life would be grand if i could import my items from Excell or Math,
> into a table set up to show, a part number, a MFG, a short
> description and a Price.

When Microsoft publishes the specs for Excel, we might be able to 
import them. 

Meanwhile, there is a usable workaround for importing 
Open Office.org tables in the help documentation. 


Then, search tab.

Search on table

> Right now it looks like i will be placing a text box for each field
> i need as the Tables in Scribus seem to be linked text boxes.
> A step and repeat command for Windows versions of Scribus would be
> grand too!

Scribus has multiple duplicate already. 

> My printer Scotsman Press in Syracuse NY, accepts 300dpi print
> ready PDF's, I will be glad to post results or even mail anybody
> intrested a printed catalog.
> BTW.. I sell Ink, Toner and Media....
> Thanks in advance and Happy whats left of Sunday.
> Joel


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