SETBYLAYER (Command)

 
 
 

Changes the property overrides of selected objects to ByLayer.

Access Methods

Button

 Ribbon:  Home tab Modify panel Set to ByLayer Not available on the ribbon in the current workspace
 Menu:  Modify Change to ByLayer Not available in menus in the current workspace

Summary

You can specify which properties are changed to ByLayer, including color, linetype, lineweight, and materials.

List of Prompts

The following prompts are displayed. They differ, depending on whether objects are selected when you start the command.

If no objects are selected

Select objects
Specifies which object should inherit layer properties (ByLayer).
Settings
Displays the SetByLayer Settings dialog box, in which you can specify which object properties are set to ByLayer.

If objects are selected

Change ByBlock to ByLayer?
Specifies whether to change ByBlock properties to be ByLayer.
Include blocks?
Specifies whether to apply changes to blocks.