FIELD (Command)

 
 
 

Creates a multiline text object with a field that can be updated automatically as the field value changes.

Access Methods

Button

 Ribbon:  Insert tab Data panel Field Not available on the ribbon in the current workspace
 Menu:  Insert Field Not available in menus in the current workspace
 Shortcut menu: Right-click while editing text in an in-place text editor, and click Insert Field.

Summary

The Field dialog box is displayed.

Fields can be inserted in any kind of text except tolerances. The FIELDEVAL system variable and the UPDATEFIELD command determine how fields are updated.