Adding Text to an Annotation Layer
Concept Procedure Quick Reference

To add text to an annotation layer

  1. In the Display Manager, right-click the annotation layer. Click Create Create New Annotation.
  2. Click in the map to specify a location for the text feature.
  3. In the Edit Text Instance dialog box, enter the desired text.
  4. Specify any style overrides to apply to this particular text instance only.

    Unless you specify overrides, the style you have assigned to the layer is applied.

    NoteStyle overrides cannot be undone. Style changes made to this feature supersede the base style. To revert to the base style, you must remove the style overrides.
  5. Click OK.
  6. When you have finished adding annotations, click Check-in Features.