Expands or compresses the width of text objects based on new starting and ending points.
TEXTFIT operates on text objects only. To fit multiline text (mtext) objects, explode the mtext objects to convert them into text objects.
Select Text to stretch or shrink: Use an object selection method
Specify end point or [Start point]: Specify a new end point, or enter S to specify a new start point
Pick new starting point: Specify a new start point
ending point: Specify a new endpoint
In this example, the width of the text object is compressed to fit within the rectangle. The height does not change.
Select the text:
Specify new starting and ending points:
The width of the text object is compressed to fit within the specified width: