When I place ordinate dimensions in the draft in ST7 how do I get the horizontal dimension text to align with the dimension line. I've tried both parallel & perpendicular & neither will reorient the text. In previous versions, this was not a problem getting the text oriented correct. I created a new dimension style & changed the settings there & changed the options for coordinate dimensions to use the new dimension style but still get the same horizontal orientation. Is there another setting someplace I'm missing. Thanks.
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Go the the pull down box Sean is showing and select the "in line" option. You might want to set this up in your dimension style mapping (solid edge options/dimensions) so other dimensions are not affected by this orientation and the text will go inline automatically when you select the coordinate dimension tool.
it's also recommended to set up a dim style with these styles. this way you can choose that dime style and you'll have your settings.
Thanks for the help guys. I missed the orientation in the Lines & Coordinate area of the modify dimension style when I set up the Coordinate style. I changed the text setting to perp & all is well.