PDF layout differences between Windows/Linux

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Stephan
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Mon Dec 12, 2011 10:26 am Post

Depending where physically located, I sometimes use the Windows version of Scrivener and sometimes the Linux version, synced via Dropbox. When I compiled to PDF on both systems though, the Linux version was formatted differently; the margins and font sizes came out considerably bigger on the Linux version despite no settings changing. A ten page screenplay on Linux became a nine page screenplay in Windows and the font sizing looked more like what I'd expect for 12 point.