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Scribus 1.3.5 Beginner's Guide by Cedric Gemy

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Time for action - the font sizes

Let's try a small exercise on font sizes and see what happens.

  1. Begin a new empty document; choose the size you want.
  2. Draw a first frame in a page and type "All Is Well That Ends Well".
  3. Set the font to Dustismo, if you have it (it is a GPL font that you can easily find, for example, athttp://www.dafont.com/dustismo.font).
  4. Duplicate the frame with Edit | Copy and Edit | Paste. The new frame is placed above the previous frame and you can move it down with the down arrow key. Keep both frames aligned anyways.
  5. Set the font of this new frame to any other font (choose an Arial or Helvetica or any Sans standard font)
  6. Just look at the difference.

What just happened?

When you change the font as you wish, some might have the same ...

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