Contour Lines Labels

Contour Lines Labels

Creating contour lines labels

MouseOK   Ribbon: TopoplanRelief >  Contour Lines Labels

MouseOK   Menu: GroundElevation >  Contour Lines Labels

MouseOK   Toolbar: Elevation >  Contour Lines Labels

KeyboardOK Command line: NG_CREATE_CONTOUR_LABEL

The command creates a label (in form of block) at the specified location of the contour.

To create labels for contour lines:


1.    Run the command.

2.    If 3D visual style was set in a drawing, then a warning message appear at the command launch with the proposal to switch to 2D render mode. Agree for the right display of label elements.

3.    In response to the prompt

Specify position of contour elevation label:

click on the contour line with enabled snap to create the Mtext object on the Contour lines layer with the enabled Hide background parameters to hide a contour area in the text insertion point.

It is not necessary to use an object snap: a label will be created on the contour line nearest to the cursor.

4.    Several labels can be created in succession. Pressing ESC button ends the command.


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