Tag: Text

Why I’m unable to edit by double-clicking the text? Why I have to choose again after already choosing graphic editing?

The other day, one of our users asked a question: There’s something wrong with my CAD software, I can’t edit the text by double-clicking, and I have to click twice to edit the graphics. I didn’t know what he meant by saying having to click twice to edit. But after he showed the problem to me, I figured out the reason and helped him solve the problem, he had checked the Noun/verb selection option in the Selection set interface of the Options dialog box, which controls whether you select before or after you issue a command, such as Move, Copy commands, the software indicates to select objects again.

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What is an attribute block and what’s the difference between attribute text and regular text?

Many CAD users know that blocks can be repeatedly inserted to reduce unnecessary operations, therefore are widely used. Double-click blocks to enter the reference editing or block editing and we can edit objects in the blocks.

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Text

Text is an important part in CAD drawings, we usually need to add text for technical description or other kinds of description, it’s very easy to get started with Text in CAD, but if you want to be an expert, you will need to know how to deal with the punctuation and special characters.

CAD system consists of Single Line Text and Mtext. Let’s start with the very basics of Text.

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