Text on a curve

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Text on a curve

Post by xxo04358 » 11 Jul 2017, 05:26

I'd like to place text on a curve. Reading left to right on the outside of the top curve and left to right on the inside of the bottom curve. Can someone explain how this is accomplished? Many thanks.

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Re: Text on a curve

Post by Matthias Guenther (Quark) » 11 Jul 2017, 06:37

Just create two circles and type text on them (convert to bezier curve first).

In "Text box tab" of measurement palette you can specify whether they should be "inside" or "outside".

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Re: Text on a curve

Post by eyoungren » 11 Jul 2017, 09:17

There is also this: viewtopic.php?f=17&t=14249

I wrote that in 2005, but it's still relevant I think.
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