Quick Reference

Changes the property overrides of selected objects to ByLayer.

Access Methods


 Ribbon: Home tabModify panelSet to ByLayerNot available on the ribbon in the current workspace
 Menu: Modify Change to ByLayerNot available in menus in the current workspace

List of Prompts

The following prompts are displayed.

Current active settings: Color Linetype Lineweight Transparency Material Plot Style

Select objects or [Settings]: Use an object selection method and press Enter when you finish

If Settings is selected, the SetByLayer Settings dialog box is displayed, in which you can specify which object properties are set to ByLayer.

If objects are selected, the Command prompt displays:

Change ByBlock to ByLayer? [Yes/No] <Yes>:

Include blocks? [Yes/No] <Yes>:

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