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Is it possible to left justify and right justify multiple pieces of annoation in ArcMap?
I want it to look like stacked annotation, but it will be made of of individual pieces.
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Hi Seashine,

It's actually rather simple if you are familiar with the software and you treat annotation elements as objects. After you convert your Labels into Annotation and double-click the layout view to enter "Focus Mode," you can select annotation elements (hold shift to select multiple annotation objects) then right-click the objects and choose Align from the menu.

You can also change the alignment settings (left, center, or right justification) for each individual annotation element if it's stacked (right-click-->Properties)

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