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How to mirror a block with text when text should remain readable?

A - answer The MIRRTEXT variable has no influence here - if a text entity is part of a block definition, it is always mirrored, independently on the MIRRTEXT value.

If you want to have a readable text in a mirrored blok, define your text as a block attribute (ATTDEF) with a preset value - variable (non-constant) attributes are influenced by the MIRRTEXT variable.

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4.7.2001    43827×  
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See also:
Tip 11404:Operations with attributes inside a block - fields.
Tip 11320:How to find volume, mass or surface area of a component in Fusion 360?
Tip 11289:Adding, multiplying and rounding numbers inside DWG drawing texts.
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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