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Modifying entities - Rearranging entities

Reordering entities

When multiple entities overlap, you can change the order in which they are displayed and printed. You can move entities to the front, back, or on top or below of another entity.

To reorder entities
  1. Do one of the following:
  2. Choose Tools > Draw Order.
  3. On the Modify II toolbar, click the Draw Order tool (
  4. ).
  • Type draworder and then press Enter.
  • Select the entity you want to reorder, and then press Enter.
  • In the prompt box, specify the new drawing order, and then press Enter.
  • If you are reordering above or under, select the entity you want the first entity to be above or below, and then press Enter.
  • Note The SORTENTS system variable automatically turns on, which may affect system performance.