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How to batch-rename a group of layers?

A - answer For table-driven renaming of a bunch of layers (and possible change of layer colors) you can use the free RNL LISP utility by CAD Studio (for download on

Since AutoCAD 2002 you can also use the Layer Translator (LAYTRANS).

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1.11.2004    20397x  
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