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3D Text Properties

The properties used to modify a 3D Text object are located to the right of the screen when your text is selected. These properties can either be adjusted right before adding the 3D text to your landscape or after it has been added. Below is a description of each available property in the order that they appear in the software.

Options

Description

Text

The Text property determines what text will be displayed. To change the text, click the small “” button that appears to the right of the Text property.

Font

Font determines the style of lettering that the 3D text will use. Any TrueType font that is installed on your computer can be used.

Style

Style determines whether the text style is italic, bold, bold and italic, or regular.

Alignment

Alignment determines whether the text is centered, aligned left, or aligned right. Note that text alignment is only noticeable when there is more than one line of text.

Height

Height determines the size of each letter of text. For example, if the Height is set to four feet, then a capital letter will be approximately four feet from bottom to top. The height will vary slightly based on the Font.

Depth

Depth determines the text thickness in feet or meters.

Angle

Angle determines the rotation of the text in degrees.

Tilt angle

Tilt angle determines the up/down rotation of the text.

Elevation

Elevation determines the distance of the 3D text from the ground.

Color

Color determines the text color. To change the text color, click the small color swatch that displays the current color.

Show in Realtime Walkthrough

The Show in Realtime Walkthrough option determines whether the selected 3D Text object will appear during Realtime Walkthroughs.

See also:

Adding 3D Text
Setting Object Properties
Selecting Objects
Editing Objects