I need to reverse black and white.

Asked by Jim D. Marks on 2010-09-05

I imported a drawing in white text on black background. I want black text on white background.
Help?

Jim in Denio

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Solved by:
Aruna Hewapathirane
Solved:
2010-09-21
Last query:
2010-09-21
Last reply:
2010-09-05

1 - Draw a BLACK rectangle the same size as the imported drawing.
2 - move the rectangle drawn so it covers your imported drawing, then press Page Down to Make sure the imported drawing IS
     the layer on top
3 - Select your imported drawing then hold shift key down and select the black rectangle you drew.
4 - From the top menu select Object->Mask->Set

You will have all your white text now in black on a white back ground.

Jim D. Marks (jimdmarks) said : #2

Sorry about the delay, but finally got to try the fix. It WORKED.

Thank you so much!

Jim in Denio