Scribus 1.4.8 (32-bit) LATEST
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Underneath a modern and user-friendly interface, Scribus supports professional publishing features, such as color separations, CMYK and spot colors, ICC color management, and versatile PDF creation.
Features and Highlights
The easiest to point out aspect - the software is Free. You don't pay us a dime. The tool is licensed under the General Public License, which makes it free and legal for use in any setting including commercial and governmental organizations.
Professionals and amateurs are producing top-quality publications with the software, which is why the list of program success stories keeps growing year after year.
Scribus produced PDF files are RIP-ready. The software PDFs are being constantly tested on both cutting edge printing house equipment and low-budget printers. The Team makes it its highest priority to respond to PDF generation inquiries without delay. The tool was the first software to support several new generations of Adobe's PDF specifications well ahead of the commercial software.
Scribus User Mailing List is very active. Many Scribus Team members and professional DTP specialists frequently answer questions posted on the list.
A wealth of documentation including How-Tos, Tutorials, and articles on just about any aspect of DTP and the software in several languages are present in professional made Wiki.
Several books in three languages have been published about this software, so you could probably find one that'll get you started right away.
Also Available: Download Scribus for Mac