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VWX Spotlight--Not allowing me to convert a pipe into a Lighting Position

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Hi all, I am slowly learning Vectorworks after using AutoCAD for many years, and I'm having problems creating lighting positions in the program. I've created several electrics using the lighting pipe tool, but whenever I try to convert them into lighting positions in the Spotlight menu, the "Convert to Light Position" tool is greyed out and unusable. Any insight/settings I could have wrong that could be causing this?

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Sure, I have attached it. I imported it from an AutoCAD file, so some of it is a bit messy, but ignore the layers such as "???" that are irrelevant. It is still all a work in progress, so some remaining pieces from CAD still remain. 

WEEPAC_VWX.vwx

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The drawing opened in Top view. You need to be in Top/Plan for the command to work. I hope that works for you!

 

Mark

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