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#73037 by BDCommunityDesign
Tue Jan 09, 2018 11:34 am
I installed the DataCAD 19 update and now when I go to modify a MTEXT dialog box it changes the font size in the box and on the screen. I was able to change it in the dialog box and it show the proper scale on the sheet, but now if I change it in the dialog box it is HUGE on the screen and will not allow me to correct. The update must have changed some setting, but I cannot find it. Please help!
#73038 by Roger D
Tue Jan 09, 2018 2:51 pm
I have been experiencing the same issue, not been able to determine what is causing it.
#73040 by Roger D
Tue Jan 09, 2018 3:32 pm
And each time one edits the same MText, it increases (to next larger?) size each time.
#73850 by Roger D
Thu May 10, 2018 3:30 pm
Still an issue. Have to reduce my MText by .65 each Time I edit it.
#73852 by joshhuggins
Thu May 10, 2018 3:54 pm
Hmm can't duplicate this. Tried several MText setting changes I thought might be related like Text Scale, Line Spacing, SHX vs TTF. Edit via MCR macro, Context Menu, and Datacad Menus. Running Windows 10 1803 update 17134.48. :?

How are you guys invoking the MText to create it and how are you invoking the change Mtext contents?
#74462 by blueislandbike
Sat Jul 28, 2018 1:37 pm
I'm having the same problem in DCAD 20. Funny thing, when I change/text/content four times in a row it goes back to being smaller than the original. Did not have this problem DCAD 19, used Mtext exclusively with no problem. Any update on this item?
Thanks.
Jeff
#74463 by Roger D
Sat Jul 28, 2018 1:51 pm
not that i kknow off, just found I have to enlarge by .65 to get it back to size.
Back to Josh, I use Alt-H = H^170#^$^8#^S8^S2^F1^$^
#74488 by Roger D
Wed Aug 01, 2018 2:36 pm
Since i don't use MText much, only Project Title, I have enlarged my Default items by .65, so when I edit them and they enlarge, they end up the size I want them.

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