I have preset drawing layers in the document properties, but when applying to a drawing they seem to override to whatever layer I happen to have set in the layers box below. Any suggestions on how to correct this? Thanks
Check out this thread. I think it will answer your question. Pay special note to "Per Standard"
layers in drawings not working
Set your active Layer to "Per Standard". Then the settings will follow the Document Property settings. Any other active Layer setting will over-ride the Document Property settings. See #9 here: https://forum.solidworks.com/thread/90105. (That's talking about printing, but the same principles apply.)
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