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 ...

Text Around Image pt3 [ID:468] (19/42)

in series: Scribus Desktop Publishing

video tutorial by Dai, added 12/07

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For This tutorial We'll show how to get text to flow around weird shape images using an shape frame, image frame, and a text box. This will allow you to create some interesting documents that are a little different to the normal square shaped images in documents.

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18. Francisco Tue, 31 Aug 2010 16:41

Muy bien


17. Dhee Zhay Tue, 24 Aug 2010 02:37

still workin to learn it..


You have NO idea how helpful you have been to me Dai!

I'm learning to do this stuff on my own and am not very "techy" you have been my helping hand, so a BIG thank you!


Excelent.

I learn with you.

Thanks


Thank you so much for such easy to follow tutorials in Scribus! I have never used this program before but feel very comfortable navigating through it now because your videos have been so helpful.


Great videos!. They are the first thing i turn to if I've forgotten how to do something.


12. anonymous Sat, 21 Nov 2009 10:45

I was totally lost till I followed your tutorials. Thanks!


11. anonymous Fri, 16 Oct 2009 14:44

Super Vidéo, thank you!


10. anonymous Sat, 29 Aug 2009 09:36

Thanks for the tutorial regarding fitting text around an odd shaped object. I would like to cut out a sillouette of my Morris minor and place text inside the resulting shape (for our club magazine).

Your assistance would be welcome as I would like to learn how to do this. Thank you. Alan


9. anonymous Sun, 16 Aug 2009 11:08

Great lesson!


8. anonymous Sun, 07 Jun 2009 15:06

Thanks! I know the hard work that goes into creating tutorials. I really appreciate your time and efforts. You have saved me many hours of trial and errors.

Blessings


6. anonymous Fri, 06 Feb 2009 20:42

I was about to give up on Scribus when I came across your videos. Thank you very very much. Keep up the excellent work.


5. anonymous Fri, 05 Dec 2008 08:57

Always wondered how to do that. Thanks.


4. anonymous Tue, 23 Sep 2008 15:01

Absolutely brilliant, watched nearly all of them now and find it the best tutorial ever! Thanks.


great tutorial again, this programme never stops to amaze..the possibilities seem infinite, thank you for showing us that Dai


Cool!!! I was wondering how you did text flow around around different shapes & I really like the way you were able to use just part of the image in the shape


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