plotting "ghost" objects

how is it possible to plot a layer as "transparent" or "ghosted"?? Thx.

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Rob



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change the layer color to a mid-level or light gray???
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longshot wrote:

does autocad still do shading?
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You can by setting a plot style that uses a screened colour and then manipulating the draw order or using merge control if the plotter supports it.
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