Applying light sources to and removing them from vector extrusions

You can enhance an extrusion's effect and fill attributes by applying as many as three light sources. You can also remove applied light sources.

Applying light to a vector extrusion.

Applying light to a vector extrusion.

To apply light sources to a vector extrusion

1 Select the extrusion with the Pick tool.

2 Click the Lighting button on the Property Bar.

3 Enable up to three of the Light buttons.

The lights appear as numbered circles in the Preview window. A Light button is enabled when the button appears pressed.

4 Drag the numbered circles in the Preview box to position the lights.

To remove a light source from a vector extrusion

1 Follow steps 1 and 2 from the previous procedure.

2 Disable the Light button (#1, #2, or #3) that corresponds to the light you want to remove.

A Light button is disabled when the button appears raised.

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