The What command reports object properties details in a separate window.


Select objects.

Information about the object and its layer will display.

The same information appears when you click Details in Properties.

Object Description

The object type: curve, surface, polysurface, block name, etc. displays.

Object ID

The object's internal identification number.

Layer name

The name of the layer assigned to the object.

Render Material

The name of the render material assigned to the object.


Object, layer, or parent.


The layer material index number.


Details about the geometry mathematics, edges, vertices, and meshes.

See also

Analyze objects

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