Applies to FlexLink Design Tool.

There is no separate feature for free text in Design Tool drawings. However, it is quite simple to use the Rectangle Annotation feature with a small modification.

Add annotation

Click on Drawing tab -> Annotation group -> Rectangle button to active the Rectangular Annotation feature.

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Pick the start position by selecting a snap point on a conveyor.

Select an annotation text box position by clicking in the drawing area.

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Convert annotation to free text

Select the annotation text again.

The Annotation Properties panel is displayed.

Select None in the OutlineStyle parameter drop-down menu.

Select None in the IndicatorStyle parameter drop-down menu.

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Drag-and-drop the annotation to the correct position.

Note: The annotation is still invisibly connected to the original snap point on the conveyor.