Multi-line text


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Multi-line text

Sometimes we have to go beyond single line notes and create paragraphs of text. At times like these it's nice to know that AutoCAD has a fully featured word processor capable of giving us professional looking results. Let's create some multi-line text. I'm going to open up a drawing. I'm going to click the Open icon. And we are going to go inside the Chapter 11 folder located within our Exercise Files directory. And I want to open up the number 4 drawing, the Road Closure Detail. Let's select this guy and click open to bring him up on our screen. Now this is the drawing I'm working on a Road Closure Detail and my single line text has served me well to create my little labels.

But at this point I would like to create a paragraph of text. Now good form says that I should create my text on its own layer. Notice I already have a layer created for my text. I also have a text style created for my text. To create a paragraph of text in AutoCAD, we are going to use the MText comman...

Multi-line text
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Multi-line text provides you with in-depth training on CAD. Taught by Jeff Bartels as part of the AutoCAD 2008 Essential Training

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