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How can one reference a sublayer in functions like setLayerVisibility, that accept layer names as arguments?

I tried

setLayerVisibility("MyLayerName.MySublayerName", true)

, but that was ineffective.

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the function may not be set up to look for sublayers, even if you pass the correct sublayer name. If it is, you can do something like...

var myLayer = app.activeDocument.layers["myLayerName"];
var mySublayer = myLayer.layers["mySublayerName"];

alert(mySublayer.name);
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  • ”may not be set up […]” Well, yes, this script works indeed! It does alert the correct sublayer name.
    – Ideogram
    Dec 16, 2017 at 9:36

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