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Cannot delete a drawing layer (contains objects).

A - answer If AutoCAD does not allow to erase a layer (refuses purging), complaining that it contains objects, use the LAYDEL command.

This command deletes a layer including all its remaining objects, including any object elements laying in the particular layer.

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13.2.2009    9258×  
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