Working with text


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Working with text

LayOut also allows you to create text for describing things within your drawings or adding entire paragraphs of text. We have a Text tool here which basically allows us to place text wherever we want. All we have to do is just click and type and once we have our text, we can just move it around. If we want to edit the text, we can open up Text Styles and then just change the type of text we want.

So for example, if we wanted a new font, all we have to do is just select this and change whatever font we want. We can also change the font size and whether or not it's bold or italic or whatever. Now, along the top here we have additional things such as Underline, Cross Out and Color. So if we want to change the color of the text we can also do that here.

So for example, if we wanted to make it blue or violet text, we can do that. We can also change alignment. Now this is more important for paragraphs than for single words. Let's go ahead and type in a few more words. If you want to change...

Working with text
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Working with text provides you with in-depth training on CAD. Taught by George Maestri as part of the SketchUp Pro: Tools and Techniques (2010)

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