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Automatic point description label.

A - answer For simple labelling of point coordinates you can use the dynamic block PtLabel with automatic labels displaying current X-Y coordinates (block insertion point). If you move the block, the X/Y coordinates are updated automatically.

The PtLabel block uses AutoCAD 2007 text fields.

You can find PtLabel for download or i-Drop dragging in the CAD blocks catalog.

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8.9.2006    13641×  
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See also:
Tip 11614:How to reorder custom properties in a dynamic block?
Tip 11565:AttDefault - reset block attributes to default values.
Tip 11561:How to create a block with multiple insertion points?
Tip 11497:Automatic grouping of drawing objects.
Tip 11439:Replace block instances (incl. dynamic) with another block.


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