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Create 3D-points from 2D-text

The tool creates 3D-points from a 2D-text.

Run the tool from the following location:

MOUS_ICO Toolbar: Polyline Tools > Create 3D-points from 2D-text

The dialog box Find elevations for points will pop up.

Select the wanted Layer for the 3D-points by using Select…

Search for points near the text

There is to options:

  • Search for points near the text insertion point with toleranse and give the wanted tolerance.
  • Search for points near the text building box with toleranse and give the wanted tolerance.

Use text corner or middle point

Pick the wanted point on the text or Use text alignment point.

You can also Show connection lines between points and texts.

End the dialog box with OK and command prompts for:

Select the text object (use FILTER to specify layer criteria etc): Pick all the text you like and finish the selection with Return.

Last modified: 2012/10/04 12:51 by camilla
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