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How to change the MText bullet style?

A - answer If you want to change the default bullet style in MText objects (dot/circle/spot), e.g. to a dash, you can switch the internal MText editor (e.g. to Notepad) and replace the "ü" character (WingDings font) of the original bullet.

Or, much easier, just switch off the original bullets and enter "-{Tab}" insted (press, not type the tab key). Similarly you can modify the numbered bullets.

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24.1.2011    7354x  
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applies to: AutoCAD · AutoCAD LT ·

See also:
Tip 8640:Text formatting codes in MText objects.
Tip 3165:Autodesk applications problem with Windows 2000 Service Pack 4.
Tip 2398:How to change the Today bulletin board location for network installs?

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