The layout of the text, which can be either horizontal, straight, perpendicular, or follow the line feature. Optional specification of whether, once the text is positioned, it should be written:

  • Horizontally

  • Straight (i.e. parallel) to the tangent to the line feature

  • Straight in line with the point feature positioning angle

  • Perpendicular to the tangent or positioning angle

  • following the geometry of the line feature

The default is LabelTextLayout.Automatic, which will be interpreted as: