Wildcards are special characters that represent one or more characters in a string of characters. AutoCAD supports most of the popular wildcard characters. You can see a list of supported wildcard characters in AutoCAD on this Autodesk knowledge network page. As an example XYZ* would mean any string of characters where first three characters are XYZ and remaining characters can be anything represented…

In this article, I have listed six AutoCAD text features which are very underrated despite their usefulness. TEXTFIT: This command can be used to change the width of text to fit it in the required space like title block or inside small objects of drawing keeping its height unchanged. This command works only for single line text. Type TEXTFIT on the command…