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AutoCAD® 2015 for Interior Design and Space Planning by Beverly L. Kirkpatrick, James M. Kirkpatrick, Hossein Assadipour

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Chapter 4. Adding Text and Tables to the Drawing

Chapter Objectives

Define the terms style and font and describe the function of each.

Use Dtext (single line text) to draw text.

Use DDEDIT to change text contents.

Use different fonts on the same drawing.

Place text on several different parts of the drawing with a single command.

Use the modifiers Align, Fit, Center, Middle, Right, Top, and Style.

Use the Text Style... setting to create condensed, expanded, rotated, backward, inclined, and upside-down text.

Use the Text Style... setting to change any style on the drawing to a different font.

Use Properties to change text characteristics.

Use standard codes to draw special characters such as the degree symbol, the diameter ...

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