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    Question:

    How do I ensure that AutoCAD text objects go to the correct layer?

    Answer:

    Set the TEXTLAYER variable to the desired layer name.

    The Textlayer variable was introduced in the AutoCAD 2020.1 update.

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    Fig 1. Despite the current layer being ‘Exterior Walls’, text goes to a specified text layer.