[Scribus] Continuity of text frames to subsequent pages

John Beardmore John
Thu Sep 27 02:26:00 CEST 2007

Dr. Werner Popken wrote:
>> This should be simple, but I can't see how to do it.
> It is.
>> I've got a text frame on a page, and the content has grown to the point 
>> where it needs to continue in a new text frame on the next page.  How do 
>> I set up a linked frame on the next page please ?
> I'm no expert, but I do it like this: Define the text frame on the
> next page, click the previous text frame to activate it as a starting
> frame, click the "link text frames button" (right next to the text
> editor button) to activate link mode, then click the text frame to
> link to, and you will see the text flow into that text frame
> immediately.

Perfect !  Thanks.

> Also you will see the linking arrow between the two
> frames in case you the didn't deactivate this feature. Next don't
> forget to deactivate the "text link button", otherwise you will get an
> error message with the next click. The best would be to activate the
> arrow ("activate object"-) button.

All done...

Cheers, J/.
John Beardmore, MSc EDM (Open), B.A. Chem (Oxon), CMIOSH, AIEMA, MEI.
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