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Circuiting layer dependent on device layer system

DM's default circuit layer system can be determined by three different options: (1) same as distribution equipment, (2) new, and (3) existing. We'd like a fourth option that makes the circuit layer system match the circuit layer system of the device that's being circuited.

For example, we're currently designing a job where we are installing new receptacles that are being fed from an existing panel. Our receptacle circuit callouts are coming up under the existing layer system (based off of the panel) instead of the new layer system (based off of the new receptacles). To address this, we changed the default circuit layer system selection to "new", but then we realized that all of our feeders in our one-line diagram were now being displayed on the "new" layer system.

Simply put, we want another option so the feeders match the layer system of the equipment that the feeder is going to, and the circuiting layer system to match the device that is being circuited.

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