Duplicate or Copy

Hi,

Just want to share that whenever I want to copy a layer I have to first scroll the list twice only to end up reading all and only than remember it’s referred to as duplicating.

Is there a good reason for naming it duplicate instead of copy?

-Willem

Hi Willem - I think duplicate is maybe clearer in that it cannot be confused with Ctrl-C style Copy(ToClipBoard). I don’t say this was the thinking behind this, but it seems at least… plausible…

-Pascal

Pascal,
How do I duplicate (copy + paste) without using the clipboard (slowes down)?

Hi @joddys1977
Just use the Copy command with the InPlace command line option.
HTH, Jakob

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Holy crap… Absolute game changer! Thank you for the awakening!

That sounds sarcastic, but it’s not my intention. I’m genuine. I just made a keyboard shortcut '_Copy _InPlace…