Text MAC

Text MAC

Win32 and 64, English

B2W2
Utility for moving, aligning and copying text.

General Usage Instructions

  • Select a text entity and click the new alignment grip.
  • Move the mouse over line work to have the text automatically rotated and positioned on an entity.
  • Use keywords or Ribbon UI to change options.

Screenshots

Commands

Ribbon/Toolbar Icon Command Command Description

TxtMAC

Command to start the move, align and copy process. Text can be placed on line work using Inline, Above or Below options. Other options allow the text to be moved along the same angle or rotated at the current position.

TxtMACGrip

Enable or disable the grip that is applied to text entities. This grip replaces the default Autodesk® AutoCAD® grips with one that executes the TxtMAC command functions.

TxtMACSlide

Enables or disables the slide option when cycling position options.

Installation/Uninstallation

The installer that ran when you downloaded this plug-in from Autodesk App Store has already installed the plug-in. You may need to restart the Autodesk product to activate the plug-in. To uninstall this plug-in, click Control Panel > Programs > Programs and Features (Windows 7/8/8.1/10) and uninstall as you would any other application from your system.

Additional Information

Known Issues

UCS is supported. However, the default text rotation has been intentionally set to the horizontal of the WCS. Also alignment angles of curves are intentionally set using the WCS. Added support may be enabled if user feedback warrants it. 

The grip is not enabled on MTEXT with columns or DTEXT justified as Align or Fit.

Contact

Author/Company Information

B2W2

Support Information

Version History

Version Number Version Description

1.0.0

Initial release
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