Jan 29

Quick Tip – Quickly Edit Multiline Attributes in Autocad Blocks

Like most all tasks in AutoCAD, editing multiline attributes can be accomplished in many ways.  The method that you use is generally guided by your personal preference and/or the method that you first learned or were taught by someone else.  Today’s Quick Tip describes three methods for editing multiline attributes.

Method #1: Editing the text through the properties palette or with quick properties.

Left click on the block that you want to edit so that it is hilited.  On the properties palette (or in quick properties if turned on), find the name of the multiline attribute that you wish to edit and click on the ellipses symbol (…) to open the text in the mtext editor.  Once you are finished editing, click outside of the Continue reading