Tips & Tricks
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2018-06-21 4347 GstarCAD
If you ever have received a set of DWG files from a client and want to clean up the layers according to my drawing standards, how do I do it and not take days or having to write code?
The solution is quite simple, and powerful. Using Layer Translator tool, you can read a specific drawings layers or a DWS (Drawing Standards) file and use them as the target then select the drawings you want to translate layers from to your standard layers and map them.
You can access to Layer Translator from by type in LAYTRANS command or by menu> Format> Layer Tools> Layer Translator.
For example, you can map and translate same layer name as shown below:
With the layer translator settings, you can setup layer properties to be translated into the assigned layer of your drawing standards that you need.