The value object is used to specify the style and position of the text that indicates the type of electrical component or the value of the component.


A value object can only exist freely within the rectangle of an object Frame. Otherwise you need to insert it into one of the following objects: symbol, sheet, device.

To add a value

  1. Choose the Library » Value command or click on the tool in the toolbar. The Object properties: Value dialog box opens. in which to specify the parameters of the object.

  2. To place the value in the drawing, also specify the coordinates of the origin.

  3. Click on OK to close the dialog box. If the coordinates of the origin have not been entered, then the value is created and hooked to the mouse cursor. Drag the mouse to position the object and click to insert it into the drawing.

Commands and options

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