Scribus Status Bar

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 Hourglass1.png This feature/option is considered experimental
Announcement:
This page has been created as part of a proposal for a non-invasive Scribus Status bar.
Different hints, tips, ideas will be recorded here for possible implementation


Ideas

  • Non-invasive/obstructive hinting approach like Inkscape, as opposed to a solitary pop-up window that people have to ignore
  • Smart event-based tips that is user & context aware
  • No interaction by user required
  • Easily maintainable by the community. easily: add new tips, remove obsolete. In short: low overhead
  • Ergonomically correct (screen real-estate)
  • Length of tips limited to certain characters
  • Option to Read More or click on elipsis (...) leading to ...make status bar higher ? or open help on related page ?

Examples

(GIMP)

Gimp status bar.png

Related Issues

Tool Hints

Below will have a table with a specific tool column, hint column, event-trigger column

Legend Status Column:

unchecked
work in progress
OK
Tool Hint/Tip Event Trigger Comment Status
Tool

Hint 1

Hint 2

Hint 3

Hint 4

Trigger 1

Trigger 2

Trigger 3

Trigger 4

Comment 1

Comment 2

Comment 3

Comment 4

align="center" bgcolor="Salmon" |

Tool

Hint 1

Hint 2

Hint 3

Hint 4

Trigger 1

Trigger 2

Trigger 3

Trigger 4

Comment 1

Comment 2

Comment 3

Comment 4

align="center" bgcolor="Salmon" |
Tool

Hint 1

Hint 2

Hint 3

Hint 4

Trigger 1

Trigger 2

Trigger 3

Trigger 4

Comment 1

Comment 2

Comment 3

Comment 4

align="center" bgcolor="Salmon" |
Tool Hint Trigger Comments
Tool Hint Trigger Comments
Tool Hint Trigger Comments
Tool Hint Trigger Comments
Tool Hint Trigger Comments
Tool Hint Trigger Comments
Tool Hint Trigger Comments
Tool Hint Trigger Comments
Tool Hint Trigger Comments
Tool Hint Trigger Comments
Tool Hint Trigger Comments
Tool Hint Trigger Comments
Tool Hint Trigger Comments
Tool Hint Trigger Comments