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How To: Individually label a feature with a U.S. State Highway Shield

Summary

Steps to label a feature with a U.S. State Highway Shield.

Procedure

  1. Define the Label field for the layer.

    A. Right-click the layer in the Table of Contents.
    B. Select Properties.
    C. Select the Labels tab.
    D. Select a field name from the Label Field dropdown list.
    E. Click Apply and OK to close the Layer Properties dialog.

  2. Select the Label tool.
    Labels feature with their attributes by clicking on them.

    [O-Image] Label Tool
  3. Select the Choose a Style radio button.
  4. Select the U.S. Route symbol.
  5. Click on a feature in the Data View to label it.