Everything Typing in Annotation Columns T-ANIMPA-005-004 In the annotation column, you can type in your notes and relevant information that will be useful in producing your animation. Typing in an annotation column is independent from the Drawing mode. You can be in either mode and the typing will work. To learn about typing values in the Xsheet view, see Typing Exposures. How to type in an annotation column Do one of the following: In the selected cell, press Ctrl (Windows/Linux) or ⌘ (macOS). In the selected cell, hold down Ctrl + Shift + click (Windows/Linux) or ⌘ + Shift + click (macOS). In the selected cell, type the desired text.