Name: [1922] Dai
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Description: Hi I'm Dai Just an ordinary guy with an interest in computers who likes making how to videos for others to get the best out of there computers. I ounce did a course on web-design to further my interest in the subject. Got a HNC out of to boot but, lately my interest has turned to doing howto vide ...

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in series: Scribus Desktop Publishing

video tutorial by Dai, added 10/07

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This Tutorial will show you how to in sert text into Scribus.

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Thanks mate - your tutorials save a lot of headache!

77. Hein Moritz Sun, 01 Aug 2010 08:47

Thanks much. I need this kind of help.

76. Shrimati Charan Sat, 31 Jul 2010 19:09

Thanks for the wonderful tutorial.It so much easier to follow a video than to be reading a tutorial. Great work.


74. Philip Davies Mon, 26 Jul 2010 07:39

Your tutorials are so helpfull

great work! I like the way you present Scribus! I'm excited what coming next!

the video is awesome...nice helps me a lot...

71. Kiran Geltman Mon, 19 Jul 2010 15:04

Hello and thank you for taking your time in doing these tutorial videos. They are a great help to starters like myself!


I haven't quite made it to the 21st century yet. However, thanks to your help and the help of others like you, I just might manage to make my classroom relevant to my students.


69. Dan Smith Wed, 09 Jun 2010 07:46

Interesting material. Looking forward to what's next.

merci beaucoup

67. Bill Scott Mon, 24 May 2010 11:05

This is great Dai

Great videos mate.

Very helpful for a rank newbie to Scribus.

Keep up the good work!



Thanks, Excellent Lesson

Very informative and easy to follow.

Steve check out the scribus wiki

it has some good stuff on exactly what you are looking for.

Steve check out the scribus wiki

it has some good stuff o eexactly what you are looking for.

Great tutorials Dai! I want ot create a book with photographs and need some info how best to produce a double page spread i.e an image going over two pages. Not only that, I also want to design the cover for the book. How do I determine the dimensions for the spine and margins and bleed for the internal pages. Of course one alternative is to log onto Blurb and use their calculator.



good and helpfl!!!! thanks a lot!!!

Very informative, if a little slow in pace.

Thanks for all your help!

58. Augustus Thu, 01 Apr 2010 14:08

Thank You

very good descriptions - I'm french and it's dificult to understand evry thing but I try.


56. Galen White Sun, 14 Mar 2010 06:36

I came across your Scribus video whilst searching for information on how to setup a drop cap style. I've only seen this video on Inserting text, so please forgive me if what I'm looking for is covered in another of your video's. My problem might have something to do with not using "soft return", so may be you cover that in another of your videos (may be defining what a paragraph is might help here).

i don,t no that how to open a desktop publishing plese help me to how to open ,(plese)

54. noonecares Sat, 06 Mar 2010 05:16

Thanks again

Very helpful set of videos to get up and running quickly with Scibus.

Very useful especially to a novice like me

I just wanted to say thanks for your video introductions to Scribus. They are proving incredibly useful for me. Thanks again!

Thanks Dai very helpfull

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