MicroStation CONNECT Edition Help

To Create a Text Favorite

  1. In the Text Editor window, select Manage Text Favorites from the Insert Favorite drop-down.

    The Text Favorite Manager opens.

  2. Click Create a new category.

    A new category folder is created.

  3. Click Create Text Favorite.

    The Favorite Name dialog opens.

  4. In the Favorite Name field enter the name of the text favorite and click OK.
  5. In the Field Type drop-down list select the desired field.
  6. In the Field Sub Type drop-down list select the desired field subtype.

    Properties are listed in the list box below this field.

  7. From the Properties list box, select the desired property.
  8. (Optional) In the property formatter that lists next to the Properties list box, change the display properties.
  9. Click Accept.

    The property is displayed as a field in the editing box.

  10. (Optional) Add desired text to prefix or suffix the field in the editing box.
  11. (Optional) From the Text Styles drop-down list, select the desired text style to be applied to the favorite.
  12. Click Save.

    The text favorite is listed in the Text Editor Window's favorites list.