Active Cell (Layers Section)

Specifies whether the layer is active. Shapes without pre-assigned layers are assigned to the active layer(s) when dropped on the drawing page.

Value Description


Layer is active.


Layer is not active.


The value in this cell corresponds to the Active option in the Layer Properties dialog box (click Layer Properties on the View menu).

To get a reference to the Active cell by name from another formula, or from a program using the CellsU property, use:

Cell name:

where i = <1>, 2, 3...

To get a reference to the Active cell by index from a program, use the CellsSRC property with the following arguments:

Section index:


Row index:

visRowLayer + i
where i = 0, 1, 2...

Cell index: