When placing a leader and trying to assign curve length, the user is placed in a situation where the
Leader dialog box cannot be moved to reveal parts of the viewport behind it. In the screen shot below, the curve that I try to select is under the dialog box at the location where the help button is.
Leader command > Draw arrow curve > Hit
Text Field button > Select
CurveLength > Click
Select Object button.
I was in a view that I didn’t want to change and started looking for the
Text Field dialog box to see if it was hidden somewhere behind other windows. The only way out then is to hit Esc and then cancel the
Text Field dialog and then move the
Every time when I have used this feature in the past, it has struck me weird that I was returned to the
Text Fielddialog after having selected the curve that I wanted. It feels like there is a bit too much clicking going on to achieve this.