Overview of Importing OLE Objects into Drawings

Use one of the following methods to insert information from another application as an OLE object:

When you insert the information, you specify an insertion point.

By default the OLE object is displayed with a frame that is not plotted. OLE objects are opaque and are plotted as opaque; they hide objects in back of them. OLE objects support draw order. You control the display of OLE objects in two ways:

When OLE objects with text are printed, the text size approximates the text size in the source application.

NoteOLE objects in drawings are not displayed or plotted in external references or block references.