Bug report #19874

Layout Page Setup and Page Properties bugs

Added by Vedran Stojnovic over 1 year ago.

Status:Open
Priority:Normal
Assignee:-
Category:Map Composer/Printing
Affected QGIS version:3.2.3 Regression?:No
Operating System:Kubuntu 18.04 Easy fix?:No
Pull Request or Patch supplied:No Resolution:
Crashes QGIS or corrupts data:No Copied to github as #:27698

Description

I have found bugs inside Layout manager, didn't found them reported.

1. I have a proposal: add a button on toolbar for opening "Page Properties..." - it seems kinda hidden feature on right mouse click

2. When new layout opened and "Item Properties" enabled it doesn't show the "Page Properties" until right mouse clicked > "Page Properties..." is activated.
After the mentioned option is activated, than it stays within Item Properties, until other item is selected.
I think that better solution would be that "Page Properties" is always ON, until other item is activated, or another option would be to create an entire new panel for "Page Properties". If there is more than one page, maybe pages should be listed in "Items" panel.

3. "Page Setup..." dialog (CTRL+SHIFT+P) doesn't seem working at all, options are not synced to "Page Properties..." dialog, so it should be either removed or replaced with "Page Properties".

See video.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T1yumcThAyI

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