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When I compose a map to print, and get everything all set; then close it for some reason; then reopen it--the scale bar appears messed up. I then go to the Scale Bar settings, and find that under "Map" there is more than one option. Changing that fixes the scale bar. How can I fix this permanently? I don't even know what this other "map" refers to. I did not intentionally add it to my map. How can I delete the "Map" that is messing things up? THANKS -TVZ (Using QGIS 1.8.0, Windows 7)

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I think this was a bug and has been fixed. Could you try a nightly build? – Nathan W May 8 '13 at 12:02
Thanks Nathan. Is trying a nightly build one of those things that they warn you about, that may mess things up? I'm not very geeky, and would rather live w/ this than create some complication. Would you recommend it for someone like me? And if so, please advise where to go to do this. Thanks very much. – TVZ May 8 '13 at 14:45
You can run 1.8 and the nighly side by side (on windows anyway). So you can always install it just to test if a bug has been fixed – Nathan W May 8 '13 at 21:11

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