Relayering grouped groups

Scott Rossi scott at
Tue Dec 8 15:49:25 EST 2009

Recently, David Glasgow wrote:

> I want users to be able to click on an image and have it come to the front,
> relative to the other images.  Obviously the controls within the group
> containing the image needs to move en mass bounded by the layers contained
> within the owning group.  For good reasons, the owning group is not the top
> most layer, and may shuffle forward and back during use.
> I can understand why this would be a bit tricky within a script, but I am just
> getting nowhere.  I had assumed that as long as I knew the range of layers
> contained within the owning group, I would be able to shuffle owned groups
> around within that range.  Doesn't seem to be so.

Trevor DeVore posted a great library back in May that solves this.

Look for "Relayer Selected Control" in the Utility category of RevOnline.


Scott Rossi
Creative Director
Tactile Media, Multimedia & Design

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