Displaying Fixed Labels at Point Locations
Concept Procedure
 
 
 

To place labels at points

  1. In the Style Editor, under Scale Ranges, select the scale range to style.

    For more information about scale ranges, see Defining Scale Ranges.

  2. Select the Labels Are Fixed (Not Dynamic) check box.
  3. In the style geometry area for the selected scale range, click the box under Style.
  4. To remove the point symbol, in the Style Point dialog box, clear the Style a Point Symbol check box. Click OK.
  5. In the style geometry area for the selected scale range, click the box under Feature Label.
  6. To turn on and style the label, in the Style Label dialog box, select the Style check box.
  7. Specify label text and style.

    For more information about feature labels, see Adding Labels to Features.

  8. Use the Horizontal Alignment and Vertical Alignment lists to specify the position of the label relative to the feature.

    You can select one of the available positions or select a layer property that contains alignment information for each feature. The alignment values in the property must be specified as follows:

    • Horizontal: Left, Center, or Right.
    • Vertical: Baseline, Bottom, Capline, Halfline, or Top.
  9. Click Save.