I'm placing lighting fixtures in an RCP, and after I place the light and select it, I only get temp dims in the vertical direction on screen, not the horizontal. Before I click to locate the object, the temp dims in both directions show up, but as soon as I click to place, only one tmep dim shows up.
If I place an aligned dimension from a wall face to the center of the light, and then selct the light, the dimension is not activated to adjust the distance. If I want to move the light, I have to drag it - I cannot input the distance into the dimension.
This makes trying to center a light in a room, or a set distance froma wall, next to impossible and extremely annoying and ecessively time comsuming.
Any ideas? Thanks. mpp
Solved! Go to Solution.
The issue is with the ceiling fan being placed on a sloped ceiling. The fan is vertical, but the ceilign is sloped, so for whatever reasoning I don't yet understand, even though I could place a dimension to the fixture, Revit won't allow me to edit it via the dimension. I had to place a reference plane in plane and align the fixture to the ref place, and then dimension it.