Visual Newsletter
Update to Visual 2.5 Supports AutoCAD 2007 Files

An update to Visual 2.5 is now available for download on the Visual website. The update provides support for importing AutoCAD 2007 files into Visual. To download this update, please click on the update button below:

Your customers will be notified of the update in the May Visual newsletter.
Visual Training Comes to You

Are you interested in having Visual Professional training in your city? A one day Visual Professional training session can be requested for 15 to 20 of your customers in your area. Feedback from agents has shown that customers who use Visual are more likely to specify Acuity products. So take this opportunity to strengthen your relationship with your customers by hosting a Visual Professional training session in your area.

Click the External Training Requirements link from the Training section on the Visual IntraNet site to find out more information.


Issuing Complimentary Licenses

As a representative for Acuity Brands Lighting, you are allowed to waive the $100 fee normally charged for Visual Professional Edition. When you issue a complimentary license, customers are sent an email that informs them you have waived the fee in appreciation of their business and you are sent a copy of the email. To make your customers fully aware of the benefits that Visual Professional Edition offers, a few suggestions and directions for issuing complimentary licenses are given below.

    To provide a complimentary license for the Visual Professional Edition to your customer, please follow these instructions:

  1. Go to Acuity Brands Intranet site at http://ablweb/.
  2. Select the Visual Lighting Software link.
  3. Select the "Customer License Request" link.
  4. Provide the login to your Visual account to identify yourself.
  5. Enter the email address of your customer.
  6. Select the Submit button to send an email to your customer. The email will include the license, if your customer has already created a Visual account. If not, the email will include a link for them to create a Visual account and access the license number.
    To issue a license to yourself for Visual software:

  1. Go to Acuity Brands Intranet site at http://ablweb/.
  2. Select the Visual Lighting Software link.
  3. Select the "Internal License Request" link.
  4. Provide the login to your Visual account to identify yourself.
  5. Select a Visual software product to retrieve a license.
  6. Select the Submit button to place a license for the chosen software in your Visual account.


Issuing Roadway Licenses

For Lithonia Agents Only

To issue Roadway licenses to your customers, you must first submit to Visual Support a Commission Deduct request. The information below is required for a Roadway Lighting Tool License:

Agent Name:
Agency:
Agency #:
Customer’s Email Address:
Send the following information to: Support@VisualLightingSoftware.com

Note: The Roadway Lighting Tool license is $50.00 per license. The total purchase amount will be deducted from your agency commission check and a confirmation email will be sent.