I'm so frustrated. The new version lost so many features and is less intuitive. Where is the text box? Gone. Where is spell check? Gone. Dynamic text functions? Gone. Please allow access to the old version before forcing us into the new version!
Sorry to hear you are missing specific features. In order to help us asses the relative importance of various features, could you please upvote and comment on these:
Text functionality changes have caught some users by surprise.
This thread should help you create and edit text boxes in Express
Dynamic Text is still available. See the screenshot.
Select the text box and locate the "Text layout" features in the left hand side panel
Click on Dynamic Text and resize the text. See it transform dynamically 🙂