Re: New document preferences

Subject: Re: New document preferences
From: Dom Lachowicz (
Date: Tue Mar 27 2001 - 20:44:43 CST

>I apologize if these have been asked and answered already, I have not
>found the answers in the archives as of yet.
>Is there a way to get Abiword to open in a different sized and
>positioned window than the initial one?
>Is there a way to set the document margins so that Abiword will open
>with something other than 1" margins all around?
>Is there a way to set the zoom to page width on opening Abiword?
>Thank you in advance for any assistance.

The answer to this depends on what platform you're using. For GNOME (and I
suspect GTK+) the normal -geometry argument works. If you want, you can have
your window manager remember a specific position and size for the abiword
window, but that is very WM specific.


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