Creates a leader and
It is recommended that you use the workflow
available through the MLEADER command
to create leader objects. For more information about multileader
objects, see Create and Modify Leaders.
You can use QLEADER to
- Specify leader annotation and annotation
- Set the location where leaders attach
to multiline text annotation
- Limit the number of leader points
- Constrain the angle of the first and
second leader segments
You can use the Leader
Settings dialog box to customize the command
so that it prompts you for the number of leader points and the annotation
type suited to your drawing needs.
If associative dimensioning is turned on with
DIMASSOC, the leader start point can be associated with a location
on an object. If the object is relocated, the arrowhead remains
attached to the object and the leader line stretches, but the text
or feature control frame remains in place.
List of Prompts
The following prompts
leader point, or [
<Settings>: Specify the first leader point, or press Enter to
specify leader settings
First Leader Point
The Number of Points setting on the Leader Line &
Arrow tab of the Leader
Settings dialog box determines the number
of leader points you are prompted to specify.
If you set the text width value to 0.00, the
width of the multiline text is unlimited.
If Tolerance is selected on the Annotation tab, the Geometric Tolerance
dialog box is displayed. Use the dialog box
to create the tolerance feature control frame.
Enter block name or
[?]: Enter the name, or enter ? to
display a list of blocks defined in the drawing
- Insertion Point
For a description of the insertion options,