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Lighting Symbol w/Assigned Class?

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Hi All,

 

My entire Lighting symbol library has classes assigned to each class so that when they are inserted into a new drawing they are automatically on the class I want them to live on.  The issue is that although all the symbols are "assigned" to a specific class, they do not actually come in on that class.  Instead they come in on the active class.

 

What am I missing?  I'm still relatively new to VW so I'm sure I'm missing a step.

 

Thanks in advance.

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In the Spotlight Preferences, uncheck "Use Active Class for Lighting Device Insertion".

This will then insert the lighting device into the class defined by the symbol.

 

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@klinzey I've unchecked "Use Active Class for Lighting Device Insertion" and then checked "Make Default".  Works fine in that document but if I start a new document I have to redo that step.

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@klinzey All good now.  I made the change in our template start file and it seems to carry over fine.

 

Thanks for the help.

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