Text: How to Hide Extra Annotative Scales in AutoCAD


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Hiding extra annotative scales

AutoCAD's Annotative feature is a phenomenal tool. You see, by assigning an annotative scale to an object, that object will automatically size itself to match the scale of a viewport. That being said, if you have objects in your drawing that have multiple annotation scales they can be confusing to work with because each time you select them AutoCAD displays all of the possible sizes. In this lesson, we're going to learn how to hide the display of extra annotative scales. On my screen, I have a drawing of a small subdivision. Let me mention that all of the text items in this drawing are annotative and they support multiple scales.

I'm going to zoom in on one of the street names. And, if I hover over this notice that AutoCAD is showing me two annotative icons. This means this object supports multiple scale sizes. If I select this text, AutoCAD shows me all the sizes, and just for a second I'm going to come over to the Quick Properties tool and under Annotative scale I'm ...

Hiding extra annotative scales
Video duration: 2m 1s 3h 48m Intermediate

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Hiding extra annotative scales provides you with in-depth training on CAD. Taught by Jeff Bartels as part of the AutoCAD: Tips, Tricks, and Industry Secrets

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