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Lighting in Design Tables

You can suppress and unsuppress (turn off and on) lights in Lights, Cameras and Scene for selected configurations as follows:

  • Right-click a light and select On or Off to turn it on or off in the active configuration only.

  • Right-click a light and select Properties. In the Lighting PropertyManager, click On/Off and select This configuration, All configurations, or Specify configuration.

You can also control lights in a design table.

The column header in a design table for controlling lights uses this syntax:

$STATE@<lighting name>

For example, to control the suppression state of a directional light, the column heading syntax is $STATE@Directional1.

The column header is not case sensitive.

In the table body cells, type S for suppressed or U for unsuppressed. If a cell is left blank, the default is Unsuppressed.

Example of a design table that controls lights:


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