Reverse selected object layer order in Adobe Illustrator.

This function is really simple. It will take each object in the selection, and execute a ‘send to front’ command starting from the bottom most object to the top-most object, effectively reversing the layer order.

Parent layers are respected.

Since this function uses the ‘send to front’ command to do the work, parent layers are respected and objects will not move between parent layers. It’s recommended that all objects you wish to affect are on the same layer.

Unselected objects in the same layer will end up on the bottom of the layer stack.

If there are intermediate objects in the middle of currently selected object layer stack you’re working with, reversing the layer order will cause all selected objects to end up above any unselected objects in that layer.


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