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.
|Add Layer||The Add Layer option adds a layer above existing layers. A new layer appears at the top of the sidebar list.|
|Duplicate Layer||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.|
|Delete 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.