To add text to the current project, select the Insert Text tool in the Tools palette or choose the Draw, Insert Text menu command. This opens the Insert Text dialog box shown in Figure 10.1. Simply type the text that you want to add to the scene into the Text field and choose the font from the available system fonts displayed in the list to the right.
The Insert Text tool and the Draw, Insert Text menu command is only available if a vector layer is selected in the Layers palette.
A preview of the text you entered is displayed in the selected font in the middle of ...