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Text Toolbar
Text Object Icon

The Text object allows you to add typed text to the board quickly in a borderless manner. Add as a title or as general commentary.

Select the text object icon and click an area of the board to create and begin entering text.

The text object does not wrap text, meaning that the object will grow automatically to fit what you are typing. Press enter if you would like your writing to display on a new line.

Font Icon

Select from a range of fonts to suit your style.

Select Size Icon

Use the slider to select the desired font size quickly.

Select Color Icon

Select from 19 preset colors or add your own custom colors.

Text Object

Text Object
Resize Icon

Select this icon on the text object outline to resize it in a proportional manner.

Rotation Icon

Click and drag the rotate icon to rotate the text object. The rotation will briefly resist every 90 degrees to aid in precise rotation.

Text Toolbar

Text Toolbar
Border Style None Icon
Border Style Options

Border Style provides options to:

  • Select the type of border, be that none, solid, dotted, or dashed.

  • Select the corner border radius. Only available for rectangles.

  • Select the thickness of the border.

  • Select the opacity and color of the border.
Background Color Icon
Background Color Options

Select the opacity and color of the object background or the background of the selected text.

Text Color Icon
Text Color Options

Select the color of the text.

Mathematical Equations Icon

Insert complex mathematical equations using MathType.

Chemistry Equations Icon

Insert complex chemical equations using ChemType.

Display Order

Send the object/s to the back or front of the viewing order. Only displayed when objects are overlapping each other.

Create A Slide

Create a slide from the selected objects and optionally assign it to a slide presentation.

Duplicate Icon

Duplicates the selected objects.

Delete Icon

Delete the selected objects.

Lock Icon

Lock or unlock selected objects to avoid unwanted modifications.

Zoom to Fit

Zoom your selected objects so that they perfectly fit your screen.

Text Properties, Links, and Emojis Toolbar

Text Object Text Toolbar
Text Board Example

Don’t be limited to one font style. Combine different font sizes, font types, bold, italic, underline, superscript, subscript, and emojis in the same text object.


Note:
 By selecting the text object before going into edit mode, you may change its properties for all text in the object.

Font Size Selector Size Icon

Change the font size by selecting one from a preset list, or use the -+ paddles to adjust and fine-tune the wanted font size.

Bold Icon

Bolds the selected text.

Italic Icon

Italicizes the selected text.

Underline Icon

Underlines the selected text.

Superscript Icon

Changes the selected text to superscript.

Subscript Icon

Changes the selected text to subscript.

Alignment Icon
URL Link Icon

Hyperlink selected text, that on click, provides an option to open the URL in a new window.

Emojis Icon
Emojis List

Spruce things up with our range of quick access emojis.

Font Icon

Changes the selected text to the font of your choosing.

Keyboard Shortcuts Icon

Press T on the keyboard and click on the board to create a new text object.

Applies To: Board Hosts, Board Facilitators, Board Editors

 

Plan Availability: Free*, Business, Education

 

Note: MathType and ChemType are only available on the education plan.