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was_saxman
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Mirrtext & Mtext justification

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06-04-2012 05:40 AM

Hi ......is there a way/setting  that will allow mirroring of Mtext that is Top left justified to remain TL justified after mirroring?......

thanks

Randy

 

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Re: Mirrtext & Mtext justification

06-12-2012 10:11 AM in reply to: was_saxman

set the "MIRRTEXT" system variable to 0

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Re: Mirrtext & Mtext justification

06-12-2012 10:22 AM in reply to: DSM_dude

that doesn't work

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Re: Mirrtext & Mtext justification

06-12-2012 10:27 AM in reply to: was_saxman

MIRRTEXT set to 1 works, but you won't like the result. So the basic answer is no, not an option.

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Re: Mirrtext & Mtext justification

06-12-2012 10:36 AM in reply to: pendean

After you mirror it, use "JustifyText" and set it back to left justy.

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Re: Mirrtext & Mtext justification

06-12-2012 10:39 AM in reply to: DSM_dude

I suspect the OP kind of knew how to 'fix' it after the fact :smileysad:

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Re: Mirrtext & Mtext justification

06-12-2012 10:42 AM in reply to: pendean

oh yeah.......really need a translate or slide version of Mirror for text

 

 

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Re: Mirrtext & Mtext justification

06-12-2012 11:01 AM in reply to: was_saxman

ok, now I have a stranger issue with this.....working on a different drawing/client etc.....here is mirror text = zero........and I mirrored about the vertical line......it did some kind of slide but not symetrical on the vert line 

never seem this before

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Re: Mirrtext & Mtext justification

06-12-2012 02:02 PM in reply to: was_saxman

Is it MTEXT?

If so when you click on it is the bounding box larger that the text length?

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