ActiveTextStyle Example

Using Programming Languages other than VBA

Sub Example_ActiveTextStyle()
	' This example returns the current text style
	' and then sets a new style.
	' Finally, it returns the style to the previous setting.
	Dim newTextStyle As AcadTextStyle
	Dim currTextStyle As AcadTextStyle

	' Return current text style of active document
	Set currTextStyle = ThisDrawing.ActiveTextStyle
	MsgBox "The current text style is " &, vbInformation, "ActiveTextStyle Example"

	' Create a text style and make it current
	Set newTextStyle = ThisDrawing.TextStyles.Add("TestTextStyle")
	ThisDrawing.ActiveTextStyle = newTextStyle
	MsgBox "The new text style is " &, vbInformation, "ActiveTextStyle Example"

	' Reset the text style to its previous setting
	ThisDrawing.ActiveTextStyle = currTextStyle
	MsgBox "The text style is reset to " &, vbInformation, "ActiveTextStyle Example"
End Sub