Create a Map Label
Map Labels are a way for you to customize your map by adding labels directly on the map to indicate an area
or even fill in road names
Creating a Map Label is done on the Territory Edit Details
Switch to edit mode
(if you are not sure how to do this check out the View and Edit Basics
A Map Label can be created a number of different ways.
Two common practices is to use the draw tool
or by right clicking on the map
Creating With the Draw Tool
The Map Label draw tool is used in the same way the territory tool is used.
Simply select the Map Label tool as shown in the image below and then click
on the map
where you would like to place the Map Label.
Right Clicking on the Map
A Map Label can be be added straight to the map by right clicking
and creating the Map Label from the context menu as shown in the image below.
Once you have decided where you would like to add a Map Label, a creation dialog will appear allowing you to fill in information about the Map Label.
An example of the dialog is shown in the image below.
After filling out the fields, clicking
the save button will complete
the Map Label and place it on the map
as shown in the image below.
For more information about the fields
within the creation dialog take a look at the Properties
A Map Label may be added to follow or fit in a feature on the map in which case rotating
the Map Label becomes necessary.
over the Map Label will display a rotate handle
which can be dragged
to the rotation desired, similar to what is shown in the image below.