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Explode text

Explode text

Explode Text

MouseOK    Ribbon: Annotate – Text >  Explode Text

MouseOK    Menu: Modify – Additional tools > Explode text

KeyboardOK Command line: EXPLODETEXT, TXTEXP

You can explode text, to convert it into individual elements – solids (for TrueType texts if TEXTFILL=1 or Text=Filled in command options), polylines (for TrueType texts if TEXTFILL=0 or Text=Boundary in command options) or lines and polylines for SHX fonts. During the command, you can set different exploding options.

If you start Explode command with preselected texts – command will process with previous (or default) settings.

Options:

?

Additional options for object selection.

Settings

Text explode settings:

[Autoselect/Source/Properties/Text/Exit]

Settings:

Autoselect

Select created objects after explode:

         Yes              - Select created objects after explode.

         No                - Do not select created objects after explode.

         Exit             - Return to Settings.

Source

Keep or Erase source text:

         Erase - Erase source texts.

         Keep   - Keep source texts.

         Exit   - Return to Settings.

Properties

Specify object properties source:

         Original      - Keep original text properties.

         Current        - Use current drawing settings.

         Exit             - Return to Settings.

Text

Fill settings for TrueType texts:

         Boundary      - Create closed polylines.

         Filled         - Create solids.

         textFill      - As displayed, if TEXTFILL=1 – create solids, if TEXTFILL=0 create polylines.

         Exit             - Return to Settings.

Exit

Return to object selection.

Command prompts:

Select text object for explode or [?/Settings]:

Choose Settings.

Settings

Command settings [Autoselect/Source/Properties/Text/Exit] <Exit>

Specify desired settings. Then choose Exit or press Enter.

Select text object for explode or [?/Settings]:

Select text objects for explode, then press ENTER.

 

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