Creating Text


Create a line of string on the drawing.

The following 2 methods can be used to create a string.

To display a command parameter to be executed, click / of command parameters, or press Tab key or / key on the keyboard.

  1. Point [Text] on [Shape] menu, and click [Text].
    Then you will be able to create a text.
  2. Supplemental
    You can enter into the text creating status by clicking on [Shape] toolbar.
  3. Input texts in [String] box on Command Window.

When entering the text angle

  1. Switch the parameter on Command Window to [Angle] box, and input an angle.
    The locate angle for a text to be created will be specified.
  2. Click a position where a text is to be located.
    The clicked position will be specified as the locate point, and a text will be created according to the set locate base point.

When specifying direction point for text

  1. Switch the parameter on Command Window to [Locate Point] box, and click a position where a text is to be entered.
    The clicked position will be the locate point for a text.
  2. Click a direction point where a text is to be entered.
    The angle from the coordinate values of the locate point will be specified as the locate angle, and a text will be created according to the set locate base point.
Supplemental
You can specify the locate point and direction point by inputting X and Y coordinates in [Locate Point] and [Direction Point] boxes on Command Window.

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