Layer views are a great way to present a hierarchy, such as a strategy, through objectives to projects. When combined with the display of relationships, the lay view provides a great start point for exploring and understanding the way that the strategy is being delivered through the related activities through the related activities.



Layer views can be displayed in a vertical layout or a horizontal layout depending on the requirements as shown below.



The table below summarises options that are specific to the Layer View


Setting

Description

Tab

Advanced Toggle Active?

Layer by

The attribute or category to display on the axis

Layout

No

Stack Direction

A choice between Vertical (Default) or Horizontal for the stack direction of the view.

Layout

No

Wrap

When this setting is marked, the items will use the space available compared to all remaining on the same row/column.

Layout

No