Box (Box Text)

Box creates a Text item with text enclosed in a rectangle with"handles" at each corner and another handle in the box middle.

These handles can be used to pick up and move the BoxText item.

  1. To insert box text, select Create > Text > Box.
  2. Now start typing in the field. You can enter one or more lines of text; just press Enter to start a new line.
  3. Click OK when you have finished.
  4. Now click a point on the screen where you want to locate the text. This point now becomes the current alignment point and the BoxText item is justified both horizontally and vertically about this point.
  5. If needed, enter a second point to rotate the box. Else press Enter.

TIP: To resize the BoxText, hold down the CTRL key as you click.