Text styles


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Text styles

When we want to control the appearance of our text normally we think of changing our font. While AutoCAD will certainly allow us to change fonts, we can actually go one step further and create text styles. Now a text style is a name that is given to a collection of text settings. All text in our AutoCAD drawings is associated with a text style. I'm going to open a drawing I'm going to come up and click my Open icon and we are going to go into the Chapter 11 folder within our Exercise Files directory and we are going to open up 2 drawings this time. I'm going to click and highlight the Text Style Intro drawing and I'm going to hold my Shift key and I'm going to click the Title Block drawing.

We will select both of those and then I'm going to click my Open button to open them on screen. Remember that AutoCAD supports a multi-document environment so although I can't see the Title Block drawing, it is still open. Now up until this point, all text that we have been creat...

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

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