Creating multileaders


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Creating multileaders

Multileaders can be just as important as dimensions when annotating your drawing. They can be used to specify building materials, typical conditions or give special instructions to the contractor. In this lesson, we're going to learn how to create Multileaders. On my screen, I have a detailed drawing. Let's zoom in a little bit, and I have an example of a Multileader right here. Sometimes, these guys are also referred to as callouts. Now, a Multileader is nothing more than a text object that's associated with a leader. Let's create one. The Multileader Tool is located right here in the Annotation Panel.

When I launch the command AutoCAD wants me to place my Arrowhead first. Now, I'd like to point this to the edge of this sidewalk and my running object snap of Endpoint isn't helping me very much here. Let's look at a new Object Snap. I'm going to Shift+Right-Click and in the Object Snap menu, I'll come down and select Nearest. This will ensure that I am se...

Creating multileaders
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Creating multileaders provides you with in-depth training on CAD. Taught by Jeff Bartels as part of the AutoCAD 2011 Essential Training

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