# 2.5.16 layalign

## Brief Information

Align graph layers to chosen layer

## Command Line Usage

 

layalign igl:=1 destlayer:=2 direction:=bottom; 

layalign igp:=graph2 source:=1 destlayer:=3; 

## Variables

Display
Name
Variable
Name
I/O
and
Type
Default
Value
Description
Input Graph igp

Input

GraphPage

<active>

Specifies the graph to manipulate. By default, the active graph is used as input.

Input Graph igl

Input

GraphLayer

<active>

Specifies the source layer.

Destination Layer destlayer

Input

string

<active>

Specifies the destination layer.

Direction direction

Input

int

left

Specifies the alignment.
Option list

• left:Left
Aligns the left edges of the destination layers with the left edge of the source layer.
• top:Top
Aligns the top edges of the destination layers with the top edge of the source layer.
• right:Right
Aligns the right edges of the destination layers with the right edge of the source layer.
• bottom:Bottom
Aligns the bottom edges of the destination layers with the bottom edge of the source layer.

## Description

This X-Function can be used to align two layers by their edges.