To Layers

To Layers

Win32 and 64, English

AcGROUP Project
Sorts the selected objects, placing them in new layers generated automatically, and sets the properties of these objects ByLayer.

General Usage Instructions

To launch the plug-in, use the command ToLayers.

The following prompts are displayed.

Select objects to classify them by layers:

Specify an object selection method.

ToLayers:

1- Select the objects that have properties different from BYLAYER (for example, objects that have the Color set to red, or the linetype set to DASHED, etc.)

2-  - Analyzes and classifies objects, automatically creates layers and assigned properties equal to these objects.

3- It changes the objects to the new layers, each one to this corresponding layer, which have the same color, linetype, lineweight and plotstyle of the objects that are going to change to them.

4- It sets the properties COLOR, linetype, lineweight and plotstyle of the selected objects to BYLAYER.

For example:

We select some objects that are in a layer called INSTALL and some of those objects have the COLOR property set to 3 (green) and other established color 2 (yellow).

Creates two new layers to be called INSTALL·{CO_3} and INSTALL·{CO_2} on the first layer will be placed objects in green and yellow objects are placed on the second layer.

After the color of all those objects will be changed to color BYLAYER. 

Screenshots

Commands

Ribbon/Toolbar Icon Command Command Description

Tolayers

Sorts the selected objects, placing them in new layers generated automatically, and sets the properties of these objects ByLayer.

Atolayers

Create a shortcut key for the Tolayers command.

Installation/Uninstallation

The installer that ran when you downloaded this plug-in from Autodesk 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 7/8/8.1) or Control Panel > Add or Remove Programs (Windows XP), and uninstall as you would any other application from your system.

Additional Information

Known Issues

None

Contact

Company Name: AcGROUP Project
Support Contact: acgrouproject@gmail.com

Author/Company Information

AcGROUP Project

Support Information

Email us at acgrouproject@gmail.com with feedback or requests for enhancements.

Version History

Version Number Version Description

1.1.0

1.1.0 Added support to AutoCAD® 2017. Fixed bug in error handling routine.

1.0.0

Initial release

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