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PeterYip

Default drawing label style

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I was wondering how do I setup a default style for viewport's drawing label please? 

 

I have tried editing the built-in plugins in Plugin Manager, but that doesn't seems to work.

 

Many thanks in advance

Peter

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Probably the best way is to style the Drawing Label as you would like and save it as a Red Symbol (Plug-in) in your symbol library.

 

Everytime you want to add a drawing label to a clean file, import this Red Symbol.

 

To make sure that all subsequent uses of the tool in this file use the same parameters, I find the easiest way is to use the Create Similar command (Right-click on object and select Create Similar). A new Label object will be created and all subsequent uses of the tool will use the same parameters.

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Alternatively if you are using drawing templates then the most efficient way is to set up the templates with the most commonly used tools set to preferred default settings.

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