Re: [nbos] [FM] Tell me what I'm doing wrong
"NBOS Support"
Fri Jul 24th, 2009
> the way Fractal Mapper mishandles layers. The essential problem is
> that there doesn't seem to be a way to lock a layer.

In FM, a layer is an attribute of the object, not of the map. So a layer
cant be 'locked' per se, as its not an overlay that can be
enabled/disabled.

> selected in the toolbar. Nevertheless, buildings are being put in the
> general layer, which is also marked unselectable.

To change the object's layer, right click on it and select 'change layer'
from the pop-up menu. Also, whats the exact build you're using? Are you
using the latest one? (8.10f) Which 'building' are you using? The smart
building tool, or the random building tool (which is really a script).

> 1. In this day and age, I don't think expecting anti-aliased screen
> output is unreasonable.

"Map - Display Properties" from the menu. You can select from several
anti-aliasing modes (draft, fast, good, highest). You can see a
description of which mode does what by searching for 'anti-alias' in the
help file.

Ed


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