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Bhikkhu Pesala

Margins not respected for flowed pages

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Did you change the margin for the document, or for the spread that you shift-clicked on, or for the Master page applied to that spread?

Each might have a different effect.


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Hi Pesala

The only way I can get all the pages to change margins at the same time is via master page setup. I did try using the "selected spreads" option and selected all the spreads and only the spreads that I was on would change and not ALL. There does seem to be something not right with the spread setup dialogue option.


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Viewing the master pages and changing the margins there fixed the problem. I was somewhat surprised to see that the master page was still set to A4, after I hand changed the page to A5. 

This could be made more user-friendly, e.g. a checkbox to change spreads for master pages when changing them for the page. 


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