Displaying vertical text

Frank Engel fde101 at fjrhome.net
Fri Nov 5 13:51:12 CST 2004


You *can* rotate an Image, correct?

So why not take a snapshot of the horizontal field, place the snapshot 
in an image, and rotate that?

On Nov 5, 2004, at 14:48, MisterX wrote:

>
> You can also make a singe column field with a letter per line
>
> L
> I
> K
> E
> T
> H
> I
> S
>
> Va
> Ri
> At
> Io
> Ns
>
> Are also possible but cost more... ;)
>
> You can even parse multicolumns like these using the tabstops to title 
> thin
> columns in a table...
>
> Playing with the textsize prop can also give you better look.
>
> Diagonal text anyone?
>
> OK, im on a roll...
>
> Type your text in a field, format it, snapshot it, insert in image, 
> then
> rotate...
> It's scriptable too!
>
> Example script: left as an exercise! ;)
>
> Cheers
> VaXieR
>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: use-revolution-bounces at lists.runrev.com
>> [mailto:use-revolution-bounces at lists.runrev.com] On Behalf Of
>> Scott Rossi
>> Sent: Friday, November 05, 2004 20:13
>> To: How to use Revolution
>> Subject: Re: Displaying vertical text
>>
>> Recently, aurelien at jetrealisations.fr wrote:
>>
>>> I need to display a text verticaly, this text cannot be an
>> image as it
>>> comes from a variable. Is
>>>
>>> there any way to rotate a field, label, ?
>>
>> No.  Your only option might be to render the text as a bitmap
>> and then rotate it.
>>
>> Regards,
>>
>> Scott Rossi
>> Creative Director
>> Tactile Media, Development & Design
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