Create Text Labels in SketchUp Files


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Creating text labels

There will be times when you'll need to present the models that you've built in SketchUp. In those cases you may need to add labels to dimensions that sort of thing. So let's take a look at the Text Label tool and it's called Text in the tools panel and it's this one right here. And it's really a very simple tool. All you have to do is just click where you want to label, drag and then click again. In this case it defaults to the dimensions but we can type in whatever we want.

So let's say we want to type in the materials and this is Fieldstone or something like that. All you have to do is do that and then just click outside of that and you have a text label. Now for one I can select this and move it around. But that's about all I can do. You really can't change the font or anything like that. But Again, it's very, very simple. So all you have to do is just type in whatever you want and then just click off of that and there is your label. Okay, so as yo...

Creating text labels
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Creating text labels provides you with in-depth training on CAD. Taught by George Maestri as part of the SketchUp 8 Essential Training

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