Inserting a Light Fixture Schedule

This tutorial will teach you how to insert a light fixture schedule on the drawing, update it, and modify.

Open drawing E-0.1.

Insert the Light Fixture Schedule

Run the DM Electrical->Light Fixtures->Insert Light Fixture Project Schedule command. The Edit Light Fixture Group Settings dialog box will open.

Check the Show Unused Light Fixtures box.

Press the OK button.

Follow the prompts at the command line to insert the light fixture schedule on the drawing.

Update the Light Fixture Schedule

Run the DM Electrical->Light Fixtures->Light Fixture Project Schedule command.

Press New. The New dialog box will open.

Set New Light Fixture Callout to A3.

Press the OK button to create the light fixture type.

Press the Exit button to close the dialog box.

Run the DM Electrical->Light Fixtures->Insert Light Fixture Project Schedule command.

Press the OK button.

The light fixture schedule will be updated in its current location on the drawing.

Modify the Appearance of the Light Fixture Schedule

Run the DM Electrical->Light Fixtures->Insert Light Fixture Project Schedule command.

Press the Edit Title, Column Labels, and Column Order button. The Light Fixture Schedule (Group General) Label Display and Order dialog box will open.

This dialog box can be resized. Resize the dialog box so you can see the whole Display column.

In the Symbol row, set the Label to GRAPHIC.

In the Quantity row, uncheck the Display box.

Press the OK button to save the changes to the label settings.

Press the OK button.

The light fixture schedule will be updated in its current location on the drawing.


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