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IDProjectCategoryView StatusLast Update
0009786ScribusStylespublic2024-01-20 09:37
Reporterfrankbi Assigned To 
Status confirmedResolutionopen 
PlatformPCOSWindowsOS VersionXP
Product Version1.4.0svn 
Target Version1.7 milestone 
Summary0009786: Style manager always opens to the right
DescriptionIf you got the style manager positioned on the right of the pages (especially when you are used to position all windows, like the properties windows, on the right) and edit a style the edit pane opens to the right, out of the Scribus window. I always have to drag the style manager to the left so I can see everything.
Steps To Reproduceopen style manager (F3) and choose 'edit' button


has duplicate 0010047 closedjghali Style Editor Runs Offscreen 
related to 0017134 new remove the expanding / collapsing of the style manager 



2011-03-01 12:01

manager   ~0025695

the style manager needs a bigger UI rewrite.
there are some ideas floating around...


2016-04-27 00:52

updater   ~0040534

Still an issue on 1.5.2svn r21245
Added screencast


2016-04-27 00:55


style-always-open-right.gif (1,706,001 bytes)


2018-05-19 12:59

developer   ~0045259

Last edited: 2021-01-19 21:48


The style manager window will open in full size!
No need the "Edit Button" (does not make sense, not need it).

Advantage if no "Edit button":
-- User friendly
-- Easy to use
-- Faster use
-- No jumping (small size -> full size -> small size). This is horrid.

Issue History

Date Modified Username Field Change
2011-03-01 09:57 frankbi New Issue
2011-03-01 12:01 ale Note Added: 0025695
2011-06-15 06:29 jghali Relationship added has duplicate 0010047
2014-07-25 21:50 Kunda Status new => feedback
2016-04-27 00:52 Kunda Note Added: 0040534
2016-04-27 00:55 Kunda File Added: style-always-open-right.gif
2016-04-27 00:56 Kunda Patch => No
2016-04-27 00:56 Kunda Target Version => 1.7 milestone
2016-11-11 13:03 Kunda Tag Attached: indigodock
2016-11-11 13:03 Kunda Status feedback => confirmed
2018-05-19 12:59 PeterBenedek Note Added: 0045259
2018-05-19 13:02 PeterBenedek Note Edited: 0045259
2021-01-19 21:48 PeterBenedek Note Edited: 0045259
2024-01-20 09:37 ale Relationship added related to 0017134