[Scribus] Saving screen shots for use in a manaual?
Howard R. Hansen
Fri Mar 30 22:32:05 CEST 2007
Craig, thank you for your reply.
How do I tell Scribus I "want the image scaled to fit the frame,". I
found a command for adjusting a frame to fit an image but could not find
a command for adjusting an image to fit a frame.
Craig Ringer wrote:
> Howard R. Hansen wrote:
>> What is the recommended file format for screen shots that will be use in
>> a software manual?
> As Christoph suggested, PNG is probably the way to go.
>> I tried saving a screen shot as a PDF file and
>> importing the image into a image frame. However the result was
>> useless. The screen shots are copies of small areas of the screen and
>> include both text and graphics.
> It sounds like you may not have scaled the frame contents to the frame.
> Like in other DTP apps this is not the default, as Scribus assumes you
> want to preserve the physical size and resolution embedded in the source
> image. If you want the image scaled to fit the frame, you need to tell
> Scribus so.
> Craig Ringer
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