View displays external data linked to drawing objects.
You can change Data View, for example, to
make a column narrower to fit better on your screen or to widen
a column to display all the text.
You can change the font,
color, and alignment of text in the column. You can also change
the width and color of the column borders.
preserve your formatting changes, be sure the Save
Format And Style Changes With Drawing option is selected
on the Data Source tab of the AutoCAD Map
Options dialog box. If this option is not selected, formatting information
for the table is removed from the current drawing when you close the Data
When you detach a data
source, AutoCAD Map 3D erases Data View formatting
information for all tables in that data source.