Text Tool
  • 07 Jan 2022
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Text Tool

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The Text Tool enables Text to be written or pasted on Plans or As-builts.

Adding Text

  1. Click Text Tool
  2. Type in required Text
  3. Choose style options
    Font Face, Style, Size, Text Alignment, Text Colour, Background Colour
  4. Click Create
  5. Click, hold and drag to the desired position
    (optional) To Resize: click, hold and drag the blue square boxes
  6. Click Save

Text Tool

Pasting Text

  1. Copy the Text
  2. On the Plan, press ESC to enter Select mode
  3. Hold Ctrl / Command ⌘ and press V
  4. Click, hold and drag to the desired position
    (optional) To Resize: click, hold and drag the blue square boxes
  5. Click Save

D1 Paste Text

💡Using with other Tools

The Text Tool is often used in combination with the Cloud and Arrow Tools

Editing a Text Box

  1. Press ESC to enter Select mode
    Zoom in on the Text to select
  2. Select the Text on the Plan
    • To move: Click, hold and drag
      To move several items at once, use the Select Tool
    • To resize Text Box: Click, hold and drag the blue square boxes
      Hold SHIFT to draw a perfect Square
    • To rotate: Click, hold and drag the blue dot rotation handle
    • Hold SHIFT to lock the rotation to 45º angles
  3. Click Actions to:
  4. Click Settings to edit the Text style
    • Change the Text, Text Size, Text Colour
    • Click Style to change the Font Face, Style, Text Alignment, Background Colour
  5. Click Save
    To Cancel the changes click Cancel
💡 To restore a Deleted Text Box
  • Hold CTRL/Command ⌘ and press Z or
  • Click Undo before leaving the Plan

D2 - Editing a Text Box

Video Tutorial

Watch the video tutorial here:


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