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    Default "Parametric" Text -- Text Based on Parameters/Dimensions

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    Hey guys,

    Is there anyway to generate text based on other dimensions or parameters stored in the parameters manager?

    For instance, if I have a line that is 3" long, I'd like to have a note that says 'This line is 3"'. Or, if a circle is X feet in diameter, I'd like to have a note that says 'This circle is X feet'. These are just examples, but I hope you get what I'm saying.

    I'm using the new parametric modeling and doing some amazing stuff, but I'd like to parametrize my notes, too, if at all possible.

    Thanks.

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    You can use fields to show your objects properties. You can use it to show parameters value or expression.
    This is a sample I use for labeling coordinate: http://cad-notes.com/2009/11/how-to-...te-in-autocad/
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