The Layers Settings drop down menu is used to perform specific actions on a created layer or set of layers. It is located in the upper right hand corner of the Layers section in the Sidebar as shown in the image below.
Perform a single Click on this menu to acces additional options.
Click on the corresponding Layers Setting Menu name to learn more about what the option does.
|The Add Layer option adds a layer above existing layers. A new layer appears at the top of the sidebar list.
|The Duplicate Layer option creates an exact copy of a selected layer and adds it to the top of the sidebar list.
|Move Layer Up
|The Move Layer Up option moves a selected layer up one level in the sidebar list.
|Move Layer Down
|The Move Layer Down option moves a selected layer down one level in the sidebar list.
|Merge Layer Up
|The Merge Layer Up option merges the selected layer with the one residing above it in the sidebar list.
|Merge Layer Down
|The Merge Layer Down option merges the selected layer with the one residing below it in the sidebar list.
|Merge All Layers
|The Merge All Layers option merges all existing layers into a single layer.
|The Delete Layer option permanently removes a selected layer from the sidebar list.
|Show All Layers
|The Show All Layers option makes all layers within the currently open drawing visible.
|Hide All Layers
|The Hide All Layers option hides all layers within the currently open drawing.
|Lock All Layers
|The Lock All Layers option locks all layers within the currently open drawing.
|Unlock All Layers
|The Unlock All Layers option unlocks all layers within the currently open drawing.
Note: The Move and Merge options are enabled when two or more layers exist in the sidebar list. Corresponding up and down options for these categories require a layer to be available above or below the selected layer to appear as a menu selection.