# Turning Boxed Text Mode On and Off

Boxed text mode replaces Text with rectangular boxes which saves time during drawing rebuilds. Boxed text mode increases printing speed. By default, boxed text mode is off so that Text displays and prints normally.

To turn on boxed text mode:

- Type
**BoxText**at the command prompt. - Specify the
**Yes**option. - To view the effect of boxed text mode, type Rebuild.

Text entities are replaced by rectangular boxes.

To turn off boxed text mode:

- Type
**BoxText**. - Specify the
**No**option.

Access

Command: BoxText