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Textbox Limitations

This article covers Textbox limitations.  All listed features are supported in the latest version of AutoTag.


Windward only supports standard text boxes

  • The border will always be a solid line if any border is set.

    • Standard dot and dash border (DOCX only).

  • Background always rendered as a solid color.

  • Absolute positioning of tables and images is not supported. See Template Best Practices for more information.


Linked textbox support 

  • ​If the output is not DOCX:

    • The anchor points for the textboxes must be in the same order as the next links.

  • ​All other settings ignored.


Grouped textboxes (which are fundamentally grouped shapes) are not supported.

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