Enlarges or reduces
selected text objects without changing their locations.
Ribbon: Annotate tabText
panelScaleNot available on the ribbon
in the current workspace
List of Prompts
The following prompts are displayed.
Select objects: Use
an object selection method, and press Enter when
Enter a base point
option for scaling [Existing/Left/Center/Middle/Right/TL/TC/TR/ML/MC/MR/BL/BC/BR]<Existing>: Specify
a location to serve as a base point for resizing or scaling
The base point is a location relative to a text
object that serves as a fixed point for the resizing or scaling
operation, which is applied individually to each selected text object.
Specifying a base point
for the operation does not change the insertion point relative to
The base point options shown above are described
in the TEXT command. The
base point options for single line text are similar to those for
multiline text except that the Align, Fit, and Left text options
are equivalent to the bottom left (BL) multiline text attachment
Specify new model height
factor]<0.5000>: Specify a text height
or enter an option
You can only specify
a model height for non-annotative
Scales the text height
depending on the annotative property.
NoteYou can only specify
a paper height for annotative objects.
Scales the text objects that you originally selected
to match the size of a selected text object.
NoteThis option only
affects like objects (annotative or nonannotative).
Scales the selected text objects based on a reference
length and a specified new length.
Scales the selected text objects relative to
a reference length and a new length.
The selected text is scaled by a ratio of the
values that you entered for the new length and the reference length.
If the new length is less than the reference length, the selected
text objects are reduced in size.