Win32 and 64, English

CAD Studio
Force layer reactor for Autodesk® AutoCAD® automatically place objects in predefined layers.

General Usage Instructions

Run the Flay command in command prompt to launch the application.

Available commands are FLAY, - FLAY, FLAY1, FLAYON, FLAYOFF, FLAY! and FLAY?

The force-layer reactor is ON by default.

FLAY or FLAY1 command is used to display the settings dialog box.

-FLAY command can be used to switch OFF or switch ON the force-layer reactor.

FLAY! command is to import the .TAB file directly from the location.

FLAYON command to activate the force-layer reactor.

FLAYOFF command to deactivate the force-layer reactor. 

FLAY? command will display current assignments from the tab file in command line.

Note: Any modifications in the .TAB file will take reflect only in the new drawing file that is opened after the changes are made to .TAB file.



Ribbon/Toolbar Icon Command Command Description


Display layer mapping parameters, switch the reactor on/off, and reload the mapping file.


The installer that ran when you downloaded this plug-in from Autodesk Exchange Apps has already installed the plug-in. You may need to restart the Autodesk product to activate the plug-in. To uninstall this plug-in, click Control Panel > Programs > Programs and Features (Windows 7/8.1/10) or Control Panel > Add or Remove Programs (Windows XP), and uninstall as you would any other application from your system.

Additional Information

Known Issues


Company Name: CAD Studio
Company URL: www.cadstudio.cz
Support Contact: info@cadstudio.cz

Author/Company Information

CAD Studio

Support Information

Support via info@cadstudio.cz

Version History

Version Number Version Description


Added support for Autodesk® AutoCAD® 2018; duplicate commands checks in the .TAB file; use "(setq FL:STAYSWITCHED T)" to keep the last forced layer current


Initial Release

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