Hello Rich

Good vid, thanks. Manual site should have links to such external assets,
with someone's approval.

 Don Miller   damill...@gmail.com
Monday, October 29, 2012, 11:52:04 AM, you wrote:

>>Hello Alexandre

>>Thanks for fast response.

>>Sounds logical. Highlighting in place seemed not to work, so I
>>"use editor", changed px to pt, found NO CHANGE. Also tried editor
>>with "use selected font", no change. Have previously found GIMP to
>>reject my mods, including size/ppi.
>>Is something "protected"?

>>Also, can one make "Use editor" the default?

>> Don Miller   damill...@gmail.com
>>Monday, October 29, 2012, 11:10:09 AM, you wrote:

>>> On Mon, Oct 29, 2012 at 9:03 PM, Donald Miller wrote:

>>>> On GIMP2, I can select similarly, but edit options seem not to allow
>>>> easy change of text or properties.

>>> They absolutely do :)

>>>> Attempting to highlight or select
>>>> from text box seems to only let me move box, copy all, paste replace.

>>> This is because you are trying to to enter text editing mode with the
>>> Move tool. Try the Text tool instead.

>>> Actually, it's a good point. Automatically entering the text mode from
>>> the Move tool after a double click would make sense.

>>> Alexandre Prokoudine

> Not quite sure at which stage you are editing text.
> Plenty of how-to's around, mine has the advantage of being only 4 minutes.
>  h.t.t.p://youtu.be/ChcTE9KROmc   I had to mux this remove the stops  

> One snag with formatted text is once transformed if you go back to edit
> the text, all the formatting is lost. 
> but Gimp does warn you of this.

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