Join Jeff Bartels for an in-depth discussion in this video Removing scales from annotative objects, part of AutoCAD 2009: Annotation.
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Each time you add an annotation scale to an object, you increase the size of…your drawing. For this reason, if your entities have an annotation scale that…isn't being used, you might want to remove it. In this lesson, we are going to…learn how to remove a scale from our annotative objects.…On my screen, I have got an architectural floor plan. Let me zoom in on the…left-hand side because I have several annotative objects in this drawing.…All of the text you see, all the dimensions and the call-outs were created using…annotative styles and all of them support two different annotation scales.…
If I zoom in and click on this call- out, we can see both of the sizes. …I'm going to hit Escape to deselect and let's take a look at the layout that's…associated with this drawing. I'll come down and click our Quick View Layout tool. …We'll select the Layout Preview and then we'll click on screen to dismiss the tool.…Now, this layout contains two different viewports and my annotation objects…are visible in both. The viewport on the left is set to a scale of one-half of…
- Understanding annotation settings
- Creating objects that size themselves to match plot scale
- Dividing multi-line text into columns
- Creating dynamic tables with Excel-like functionality
- Using "fields" to create automated labels
- Converting non-annotative objects to annotative
Skill Level Intermediate
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