Highlight Text


Highlight markups are used to highlight text in a document to add information to a View.

    • The amount of highlighted text can be edited after creation.

    • Highlight color and opacity can be changed after creation.

Highlight Text

To highlight text

  1. Open a text based document Trimble Connect for Browser's 2D Viewer.

  2. On the toolbar, open the Text Markup Menu. Select the Highlight tool.

  3. Select the text that you want to highlight.

  4. Release the cursor to complete the markup.


Annotations are not saved automatically as part of a document. Create a View or ToDo to save.

Edit Highlighted Text


These instructions assume that you have already created the markup in Trimble Connect for Browser's 2D Viewer.

To edit the highlighted text

  1. Select the markup.

  2. Click and drag the handlebars to adjust the amount of text that is highlighted.

Style Properties

The style properties can be accessed by pressing the Style button after the annotation is selected.

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