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0012554ScribusUser Interfacepublic14-Jul-25 07:0314-Sep-11 04:44
Assigned Tocbradney 
Platformx86_64OSOpenSUSE 64 BitOS Version13.1
Product Version1.5.0svn 
Target Version1.5.0Fixed in Version 
Summary0012554: Improvements to the Context Menu for frames
DescriptionThe slimmed-down CM is partially unintuitive and also includes a duplicate:

1) Text frames: "Copy" is only available in the "Edit" menu, but copying isn't an editing feature. It should be moved to "Contents".

2) Image frames: "Copy" is available both in the "Contents" and in the "Edit" sub-menu.

3) "Clear" in the sub-menu for image frames is also an editing feature, so it should be moved to "Edit".

4) Do we need the plural "Contents" for a frame? IMHO, "Content" is sufficient and semantically correct.

5) After playing a lot with the minimised CM and switching back and forth between keyboard and mouse, I'm missing a "Delete" option in the CM (as opposed to a sub-menu).
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JLuc (updater)
14-Jul-29 19:48
edited on: 14-Jul-29 19:49

Allthough useable, i somehow feel the cm can be improved. Its possible to get where wanted at first or second guess, but it requires a bit more thinking then it idealy should (= none).

Maybe the textes are a bit too generic-general and there should be some more DTP contextual concepts to structure it ?

- Issue History
Date Modified Username Field Change
14-Jul-25 07:03 christoph_s New Issue
14-Jul-25 07:03 christoph_s Status new => assigned
14-Jul-25 07:03 christoph_s Assigned To => cbradney
14-Jul-29 19:48 JLuc Note Added: 0033077
14-Jul-29 19:49 JLuc Note Edited: 0033077 View Revisions
14-Sep-11 04:44 Kunda Severity minor => block

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