Editing pane background colour in KWord not configurable ?
James Richard Tyrer
tyrerj at acm.org
Sat Apr 26 04:12:41 BST 2003
james at gogo.co.nz wrote:
> Hi all,
> I havn't been using KDE long (well, I used to use it years ago, but after a
> rough experience with Gnome2 I decided to come back, and pleasantly surprised
> by KDE's completeness I am), and I've been playing around with my colour
> (color to the americans among us) scheme, I tend to like dark backgrounds and
> light text for most things, which is reasonably unusual as prety much
> everybody sticks with the standard white background - ick, sunburn city if
> you ask me.
> Now, all is good, I've set my standard background colour to nice dark colour,
> and my text colour to a light one. Of course, when I'm editing code I like
> completely the opposite and Quanta is happy to ablige for that.
> Now, my problem is with KWord, when I'm editing something that is supposed
> to be WYSIWYG I don't want the paper-colour represented by KWord to be my
> nice standard mauve background, and the text colour to be white - that's
> crazy, it doesn't print mauve out of the printer and I shouldn't see it like
> that on screen (not to mention it looks crap). But I don't seem to be able
> to find any way of changing that ?!
> I've put a screen-grab up so you can see what I'm talking about...
> Is there is a way around this or am I doomed to have purple virtual paper ?
I have no idea. This must be a bug. But this is the way it
currently works. Kword uses: "Standard Background" and I see no
way to change it.
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