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Civil 3D – 2010 Labels

Labels are predominantly the same as in 2009.  No big surprises.  There have however been some interaction enhancements.

Edit style of multiple Labels

We used to have iterate through a selection of Labels, selecting the desired change for each label as the application prompted over and over.  Not any more; select all the labels, hit Edit Label Style on the Ribbon Panel (or context menu), pick desired style, and poof-> they all update.

Leaders

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Note the changes of the leader grips.  Leaders can be edited to add segments, as well as moving the Leader location in relation to the label. 

To add a vertex to a leader, simply select the ‘+’ glyph, and drag.

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May 8, 2009 Posted by | 2010, Labels | , , , , , | Leave a comment

How to get the OLD Mtext editor back

This was posted on the Civil 3D discussion group:

http://discussion.autodesk.com/forums/thread.jspa?messageID=6057865&

Type MTextEd at the command line and then type OldEditor in the command line. Now the Mtext will utilize the old editor like in previous versions. 

Probably could make a lisp to switch between the two

October 23, 2008 Posted by | AutoCAD Civil 3D | , , , , , | Leave a comment