To Bypass the Text Editor Window
In the Key-in window, type PLACE TEXT.
The prompt "TEXT:" appears in the Key-in window.
- Type a line of text.
To start a new line of text, press <Ctrl+J>.
A dot appears in the key-in field at the end of the text to indicate a "line feed" (the equivalent of a carriage return on a typewriter).
- Repeat steps 2 and 3 until all lines of text are typed.
Do one of the following:
orNote: Text that matches a MicroStation PowerDraft command (for example, "EXIT") is interpreted as a command if parsing is on. Parsing is set with the key-in SET PARSEALL.