Convert to MText Command

D_ConvertToMText_600ppi   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

Command Description

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.

Video Demonstration

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

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