I use Inkscape 0.92 and frequently use the "resize page to content" tool (see snapshot below) with the same values for the margins. Naturally, I would like to be able to simply set a default value for the margins. Is that somehow possible?



Yes it's possible.

  1. In your Inkscape program directory, find the templates folder, and open the file named default.svg

  2. Go into File > Document properties

  3. Change the margins in the resize page to content section.

  4. Close the document properties

  5. File > Save, and then quit Inkscape

Now when you open Inkscape again, the default template will have the margins you set previously.

  • Better add that file into the user configuration directory's 'templates' subdirectory. It's not recommendable to modify installation files.
    – Moini
    Apr 3 '20 at 18:31

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