Tests label points for equipment.
Usage in Label Template XML
Controls line placement through the coordinate label points along aligned objects. Use this property to include a single label in the drawing that specifies a common elevation for aligned objects.
In the following image, placeLines has been set to 0, and the software has placed a line connecting the equipment objects and a single label for the common Northing coordinate.
Type -1 to place lines. Type 0 to suppress lines.
Specifies the points to label when more than one point is aligned horizontally or vertically.
Type -1 to place a label on the closest point.
1 – Label
Type 0 to place a label on both points.
1 – First label
Allows you to specify the style of the line connecting horizontally or vertically aligned pieces of equipment. Define this property when you have labeled equipment inside a plant with coordinate labels.
In the following graphic, the Line Style has been defined with the Dash Dot Red style.
1 - Dash Dot Red Line Style
placeLines is -1 and deDuplicateLables is -1:
placeLines is -1 and deDuplicateLables is 0:
Although a content module creates the annotation output, this example shows how this module affects the output.