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IDProjectCategoryView StatusLast Update
0015142ScribusImport / Exportpublic2020-05-03 11:07
Reporterchevas Assigned To 
Status newResolutionopen 
PlatformPCOSWindowsOS Version10
Product Version1.4.6 
Summary0015142: Images are moved out of their positions when importing an SVG
DescriptionEmbedded images saved into SVG files from other software (like Inkscape) are not maintaining their proper location when importing that SVG file into Scribus.
Steps To ReproduceMake an SVG file in Inkscape (set the document properties to inches, just for good measure)
Make the area 8.75 x 11.25 inches
Place an image anywhere
Save the SVG
Import the SVG into Scribus
Observe image placement is not where it should be
Additional InformationTested with Inkscape .48 and .92
Tested with Scribus 1.4.5 and 1.4.6


has duplicate 0015750 closedjghali SVG import - images are wrongly positioned 



2020-04-16 04:07

reporter   ~0047530

This seems to be still happening in Scribus 1.5.5 importing an SVG from Inkscape 0.92.5 as of this posting.


2020-04-16 07:06

manager   ~0047531

this might be solved in 1.5.6

can you please upload a (small) svg that shows the issue when imported?


2020-04-30 03:44

developer   ~0047582

Last edited: 2020-05-03 11:07

Ale, you're right: 0015750

Issue History

Date Modified Username Field Change
2018-02-12 22:36 chevas New Issue
2018-02-12 22:36 chevas Tag Attached: SVG
2018-02-13 00:48 jghali Priority high => normal
2020-04-16 04:07 FilBot3 Note Added: 0047530
2020-04-16 07:06 ale Note Added: 0047531
2020-04-16 13:53 FilBot3 File Added: Genesys_Weapons_Tables.svg
2020-04-16 16:01 FilBot3 File Added: Genesys Foundry Template v3.4.idml
2020-04-29 14:23 jghali File Deleted: Genesys_Weapons_Tables.svg
2020-04-29 14:23 jghali File Deleted: Genesys Foundry Template v3.4.idml
2020-04-30 03:44 PeterBenedek Note Added: 0047582
2020-04-30 03:44 PeterBenedek Relationship added has duplicate 0015750
2020-05-03 11:07 PeterBenedek Note Edited: 0047582