Add design context layers

Adding design context layers to a plan allows you to import specific layers that provide detail and understanding to the plan or the scenario you are editing. You can configure design context layers per plan as well as per scenario. Design context layers are shown for design plans in the Plan editor.

Configure a plan design context layer

To configure a plan design context layer, complete the following steps:

  1. Click a design plan in the view or find it in the search panel.
  2. Click Open on the plan detail card.
  3. Expand the drop-down menu named after the plan in the header and select Configure.
  4. Browse to the Plan design context section and click Select Item Edit.

    The portal item picker appears.

  5. Click the layer to add to the plan to select it, and click OK.

    The layer is added to the plan.

  6. Click Return to Plan Back in the header.

    The design context layer is added to the plan.

Configure a scenario design context layer

Scenario design context layers are visible while editing a specific scenario. Complete the following steps to configure a layer:

  1. Click a design plan in the view or find it in the search panel.
  2. Click Open on the plan detail card.
  3. Click the Configure scenarios button More in the center of the header bar.

    The Scenarios dialog box appears.

  4. Click a scenario to select it and scroll down to the Scenario design context section and click Select Item Edit.

    The portal item picker appears.

  5. Click the layer to add to the plan to select it, and click OK.

    The layer is added to the scenario.

  6. Click Return to Plan Back in the header.

    The design context layer is added to the plan.

Note:
  • You can only configure web scenes as plan design context layers.
  • You can only configure web scenes and scene layers as scenario design context layers.
  • To switch design context layers on or off when you're editing a plan, click the layer name in the Options menu Options at the upper left of the Plan editor.