Convert to MText
Command Licensing and Default Menu Location
- The Convert to MText command is part of the RPS Data Prep Toolbox
- The command is located on the Data Prep macros menu ribbon
- The command is located in the Modify menu group
Converts selected CAD text objects to Multiline text objects. Multiline text objects are smarter and have more flexibility in TBC than simple text objects for drafting purposes.
Note, this is useful for upgrading legacy data (as well as some current data) into TBC Multiline Text so that you can use the Text properties like Bold, Italic, White Out, as well as Grips in TBC to resize, orientate and wrap text on screen.
Command Interface Description
The Convert to MText command dialog looks as follows
CAD Text objects to convert:
Select the text objects in your drawing that you wish to convert. The selection process will only select Text objects.
Executes the command, converts the selected text to Multiline Text objects and closes on completion
Closes the command without further execution.
The following video shows how to utilize the Convert to MText command
Use Case Videos
The following videos show the use of the Convert to MText command in a work process context
Feedback and Enhancement Requests
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