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how to set default line formatting

Postby bXJtYXNvbg » Fri, 14 Apr 2006 21:09:01 GMT

I would like to change the defualt line formatting weight and color so that 
every new diagram uses the new settings...any ideas?

Thanks, Matt

Re: how to set default line formatting

Postby Al Edlund » Fri, 14 Apr 2006 21:37:35 GMT

one technique might be to create a custom style that you can apply to your 
documents when you open them. The catch is when you say "every" diagram 
since templates and stencils would all have to be modifed as well which 
probably isn't practical.
al








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