Chapter 6 -- ENTITIES Section
ARCALIGNEDTEXT

The following group codes apply to arcalignedtext entities. In addition to the group codes described here, see "Common Group Codes for Entities." For information about abbreviations and formatting used in this table, see "Formatting Conventions in This Reference."

ArcAlignedText group codes
Group codes Description

100

Subclass marker (AcDbArcAlignedText)

1

Text contents

2

Font name

3

Bigfont name

7

Text style name

10

Center point (in WCS)
DXF: X value; APP: 3D point

20, 30

DXF: Y and Z values of center point (in WCS)

40

Arc radius

41

Width factor (X scaling)

42

Text height

43

Character spacing

44

Offset from arc

45

Right offset

46

Left offset

50

Start angle (radians)

51

End angle (radians)

70

Character order:
0 = normal; 1 = reverse

71

Direction flag

72

Alignment flag

73

Side flag

74

Bold flag

75

Italic flag

76

Underline flag

77

Character set value

78

Pitch and family value

79

Font type: 0 = TTF; 1 = SHX

90

Color index

210

Extrusion direction (optional; default = 0, 0, 1)
DXF: X value; APP: 3D vector

220, 230

DXF: Y and Z values of extrusion direction

280

Wizard flag

330

Arc handle/ID