CAD Forum - tips, tricks, discussion and utilities for AutoCAD, Inventor, Revit and other Autodesk products []
Cesky English Deutsch
 Visitors: 5476 

CAD tip CAD tip # 10582:

Question CAD 
 %  platform  category 
Q - question

A trick for easier text editing in Revit.

A - answer If you have to edit a text in Revit (e.g. in a drawing view) and the edited text is too small and illegible in the current view size, you don't need to change the view and zoom in.

Just roll your mouse scroll wheel during editing while holding the Ctrl key. The edited text will be zoomed in (enlarged) to a legible size. When you finish editing, it will of course return to its former (true) size.

To illustrate this - do you prefer to edit your texts this way?

miniature, unreadable text scale

Or rather this way?

Larger text size

100% *  CAD 
12.11.2015    2883×  
Comments   Tell a friend
applies to: Revit ·

See also:
Tip 11816:How to convert 3D CAD model to the format glTF 2.0 (GLB)?
Tip 8852:Publish interactive 3D models on the web with Autodesk 360.
Tip 7698:Navisworks doesn't display properties of Civil objects.
Tip 2027:What are the advantages and disadvantages of using ePlot DWF format vs. PDF?

Back   All CAD Tips All CAD tips&tricks

Fusion 360 doesn't create a drawing, error Unknown command "0.0000,1.0000,0.0000" « | » How to batch convert lines and arcs to polylines?

Have we helped you? If you want to support the CAD Forum web service, consider buying one of our CAD applications, or our custom software development offerings, or donating via PayPal (see above). You may also add a link to your web - like this "fan" link: CAD Forum - tips, utilities, blocks for Autodesk products
CAD:    OS:    Categ: 
Text:  FAQ glossary   

Publish interactive 3D PDF models from AutoCAD, Inventor or Revit with Share3D More info

Please use these tips at your own risk.
CAD Studio (Xanadu) is not responsible for possible problems that may occur as a result of using any of these tips.