Altium NEXUS Documentation


Created: June 11, 2016 | Updated: April 11, 2017
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Parent page: CAMtastic Commands

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

Applied Parameters: None


This command is used to access the Set Layers OFF dialog, from where you can specify which layers you wish to turn OFF.


This command is accessed from the CAMtastic Editor by using the K keyboard shortcut.


After launching the command, the Set Layers OFF dialog will appear. Use this dialog to control exactly which layers you wish to turn OFF. You can specify individual layers, or layer ranges, separated by commas. For example, to turn OFF layers 2, 6, and layers 9 through 15, you would enter:


You can also specify layers that you don't want to be included, using the exclamation mark as a prefix. Using the above example, if you did not really want to turn OFF layers 11 and 12, you would enter:


Leave the field blank if you want to turn all layers OFF.


  1. You can selectively turn layers OFF in the CAMtastic panel, by unchecking the checkbox next to a layer's entry in the Layers list. To turn all layers OFF from the panel, right-click anywhere in the Layers list and choose the All OFF command from the context menu.
  2. To tun OFF all layers bar one, select the layer in the panel that you wish to remain ON, and use the Left Arrow keyboard shortcut.


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