Opens the Drawing explorer dialog box with Layer States selected.

BricsCAD Lite; BricsCAD Pro; BricsCAD Mechanical; BricsCAD BIM


Alias: LAS


Opens the Drawing explorer dialog box on the Layer States category to manage layer states of layers that are used in the selected drawing.

Options within the command

Selects or deselects all properties. See the LAYER command for the meaning of the properties
Restore options
Determines what happens with layers not found in the layer state such as those added after the layer state was created.
Apply properties as viewport overrides

Applies the layer state as viewport overrides (see VP Layer properties) to the current layout viewport.

Note: This option is only available on a layout within a layout viewport.

Context Menu Options

Creates a new layers state with a generic name.

Deletes the selected layer state from the drawing.

Note: Layer states that are used in the drawing will be deleted without warning.
Hide xref symbols
Toggles the visibility of xref symbols on and off.
Edit Layer State
Displays the Edit Layer State dialog box to change the status of the layer state.
Adds layers to layer state
Remove layers from layer state.

Restores the selected layer state to the default state.

Note: The properties of the layer will change after closing the Drawing Explorer dialog box.
Overrides the settings of the selected layer state with new settings changed by the Edit Layer State panel.
Imports layer states from a LAS file through the Layer States dialog box.

Exports layer states to a LAS file through the Layer States dialog box.

Note: The layer state file can be imported into other drawings or send to clients.
Renames the item.
Select All 

Selects all items.

Invert selection

Deselects the current selection and vice versa.