Altium NEXUS Documentation

DrawAddLayer

Modified by Jason Howie on Apr 11, 2017
This documentation page references Altium Vault, which is no longer a supported product. Altium Vault and its component management features have migrated to Altium Concord Pro.

Parent page: CAMtastic Commands

The following pre-packaged resource, derived from this base command, is available:


Applied Parameters: None

Summary

This command is used to add a new layer to the current document.

Access

This command is accessed from the CAMtastic Editor by choosing the Edit » Layers » Add command from the main menus.

Use

After launching the command, the Enter Value dialog will appear. Use this dialog to enter a name for the new layer. By default the layer will have the name of the next available layer number, e.g. layer19.

After entering the required name and clicking OK, the new layer will be added to the layers list in the CAMtastic panel.

Tips

  1. The name for the new layer must be typed in lower case.

 

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