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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    8225×  
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See also:
Tip 11780:How to rename layouts by a specific attribute of the title block?
Tip 11776:Export XYZ coordinates of DWG objects from AutoCAD LT.
Tip 11751:toMulti converts polylines to multi-lines driven by a definition table.
Tip 11608:Trim to rectangle - cut out a part of a DWG drawing.
Tip 11492:Adding selected numbers in drawing texts - counting numbers (GrSelNum).


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