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CAD tip CAD tip # 9169:

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Changed sorting of layers in AutoCAD 2014.

A - answer AutoCAD 2014 and LT 2014 changes the order in which numerical layer names are sorted (displayed). Unlike in version 2013 and older, layer names containing numbers are sorted (listed) in natural order, sequentially, not just alphabetically.

Compare the same layer list in AutoCAD LT 2013 (left) and in AutoCAD LT 2014 (right):

LT2013 LT2014

Please note that no other symbols are sorted in this way (e.g. dimension styles, font styles, linetypes).

ACAD2014LT2014ADT2014Civil2014Plant2014
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2.4.2013    7190×  

See also:
Tip 9149:Total area of selected regions or hatches (by layer) - AddArea
Tip 7005:Total length of lines in a drawing (by layer) - AddLen
Tip 5351:How to update drawing blocks with an updated version from a DWG file?
Tip 3633:How to sort layers in the order of creation?
Tip 825:Why are the layers not alphabetically sorted anymore?


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