Draw Lighting Group

To indicate the area that encompasses a lighting group for energy calculation purposes, go to

DM Electrical->Lighting Groups->Draw Lighting Group

Select Lighting Group to Draw Dialog Box

lighting_group_select_to_draw

Under Lighting Group, highlight the group for which an area is to be drawn.

Drawing Lighting Group as an Area

To draw the area encompassing a lighting group, press the Draw as Area button. You will be prompted to identify the location of the first point on the drawing.

Specify first lighting group point:

Using the cursor, click on the drawing to begin to create the lighting group shape. You will be prompted to add additional points on the drawing.

Specify next lighting group point:

Continue to click on the drawing to Indicate as many points as necessary, working around the desired shape of the area. When finished entering points, press ENTER. The area will be displayed on the drawing and you will be prompted to locate the placement of the lighting group area label on the drawing.

Specify lighting group info location:

Click on the drawing where the lighting group area label is to be placed.

Drawing Lighting Group as a Line

To indicate the area by tracing the length of a wall and entering the height, press the Draw as Line button. You will be prompted to identify the location of the first point on the drawing.

Specify first lighting group point:

Using the cursor, click on the drawing to begin to create the lighting group line. You will be prompted to add additional points on the drawing.

Specify next lighting group point:

Continue to click on the drawing to indicate the length of the wall or walls. When finished entering points, press ENTER. The line will be displayed on the drawing and you will be prompted to locate the placement of the lighting group area label on the drawing.

Specify lighting group info location:

Click on the drawing where the lighting group area label is to be placed.


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