The text label tool is used to create, edit, copy and delete text labels.
Creating a text label:
Editing a text label:
Double click the mouse on the text label. The text label editor will be displayed so that you can edit the text label.
Copying a text label:
Deleting a text label:
Click once on the text label to select it. Now press the 'Delete' key on the keyboard. The label will be deleted and another label selected if there are multiple labels.
Text labels with word break:
The text label tool automatically calculates the size of a label from the text it contains. Normally this behaviour is ideal, but sometimes you may want to have control over the label size.
For example, a descriptive paragraph is really one long line of text, and you probably don't want it all on one line:
To wrap a text label with long text lines into paragraphs:
The text will now wrap at the end of each line, like this: