AutoCAD Civil 3D General Discussion

AutoCAD Civil 3D General Discussion

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01-16-2014 01:40 PM

I can I set contour label precession? I want this 10 not 10.000.


Thanks for any help

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Re: Contours

01-16-2014 02:13 PM in reply to: drafter1411

This is controlled in the contour label style.


One way to go to the

  • annotate tab,
  • select add labels. 
  • in the dialogue box select feature to SURFACE, and
  • label type to CONTOUR any will work
  • click  on the edit icon to the right of the name,
  • select layout tab
  • pick the  right column, 1st row in text,
  • then pick the .... To open a new dialogue box.
  • In the right window, pick in the text,
  • on the left side make your adjustments.
  • !!!!!!!!!!!!!   IMPORTANT    !!!!!!!!!!!!!
    when done click the arrow pointing right to apply these setting to the style.
  • OK out of all the dialogue boxes.
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