• Up next:Work with the Layer Properties Manager
Professional | ~48 min.
Layer management
Module | Skill builder

Layers are the backbone of all objects in an AutoCAD drawing. This section covers guidelines for managing layers as well as the commands and options associated with layers. 

After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Access and use the Layers Properties Manager.
  • Create new layers and modify and manage their properties.
  • Create and manage the two types of layer filters.
  • Manage the layer display within layout viewports.
  • Identify and manage xref dependent layers.
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