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Add dynamic text frame to any text.

A - answer With the free DynFrame LISP utility (see www.cadstudio.cz/download) you can add a dynamic frame (will follow text changes) to any text - DText or MText.

Download DynFrame, load it with APPLOAD, start the DYNFRAME command and pick any text in your AutoCAD drawing.

DynFrame replaces your text with an framed MLeader of the same size, color, rotation, layer, etc. It does not reflect any special alignments or other special object properties. You can undo its effect if neccessary.

Please note that unlike other "framing" methods (frames added as lines, TCircle, reactors, ordinate dimensions, etc.) this framed text will stay dynamic (frame follows text changes) in any AutoCAD (even without DynFrame loaded) and can be edited by standard double-clicks.

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2.12.2011    7457×  
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See also:
Tip 11608:Trim to rectangle - cut out a part of a DWG drawing.
Tip 11492:Adding selected numbers in drawing texts - counting numbers (GrSelNum).
Tip 11464:How to make a fast Inventor Studio animation without rendering?
Tip 11234:3D relief on model surface in Autodesk Fusion 360.
Tip 11223:Copy multiple DWG drawing texts to the Windows Clipboard.


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