Snapping Text to Line

Previously I used to be able to select any text, click and drag it onto a line and it would snap to the line and become a line label. That doesn’t seem to happen anymore. Have I turned off a setting somewhere, or has that behavior changed?

This might be specific to the template or line settings. There is a setting in your Connections inspector in the Properties inspector that you will want to check with the line is selected that could be throwing off the default behavior–it is called, “Allow shapes to become labels”, and you want that one checked to drag text onto a line. If that box is unchecked, the line won’t let you drag text to it.

It’s the third checkbox down:

Hope this helps!



Yup, that was it! Thanks!

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