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pseguy2007
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Registered: ‎01-31-2008
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Layouts and Layers

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06-03-2011 10:01 AM

Hello All,

 

I've got a drawing that has 5 layout tabs. How do I get the layout tabs to show the associated layers for that tab?...for example...

 

Layout tab #1 - Sheet 1

How do I get this Sheet 1 to show ONLY the Layers associated to Sheet 1?...

 

Layout tab #2 - Sheet 2

Again...Sheet 2 to show ONLY the layers associated to Sheet 2?

 

Thanks!

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Davidc1204
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Registered: ‎09-04-2006
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Re: Layouts and Layers

06-03-2011 11:32 AM in reply to: pseguy2007

Select each Layout TAB in turn and for each use the LAYER command to make unwanted layers OFF, Its the light bulb icon at the start of the layer line - ON - lit sort of yellow OFF - unlit - a bit blue,

You can also do this for viewports on the same sheet so you can get varying views of the same object all on one sheet, use

VP Freeze for this.

 

Cheers

David

 

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