Using Safety and Fire Elements - Fire Extinguishers, Fire Hoses, Fire Exits, Sprinklers

You can add safety and fire icons to designate those places in your room/space where these items are located.

To Add Icons for Fire Extinguishers, Fire Hoses, Fire Exits or Sprinklers:

  1. Click on the "Floorplans" tool button on the Event Dashboard - OR - use the Quick Launch or Switch Event tool to select the appropriate Event and the "Floorplans" tool.
  2. Find the appropriate Floorplan to which you want to add elements and click on it.
  3. On the Floorplan Dashboard, make sure the "Tools" tab in the left column is selected and scroll down to the "Safety & Fire" section.
  4. Click-and-hold on the appropriate icon (Fire Extinguishers, Fire Hoses, Fire Exits, Sprinklers) and drag it to where you want to place it on the Floorplan palette (you can always move/adjust it later).
  5. A form will appear that lets you add:
    • Name
  6. Click "Save" when you are finished. You will be taken back to the Floorplan Dashboard where you can view and adjust the position of the element by dragging-and-dropping it.

To Edit One of These Elements:

  1. Click on the appropriate element in the Floorplan.
  2. An "Actions" menu will appear. Select the "Edit" option; make your changes; and click "Save".

To Duplicate One of These Elements:

If you need to create one or more copies of one of the above elements you have added...

  1. Click on the appropriate element in the Floorplan.
  2. An "Actions" menu will appear. Select the "Duplicate" option; select the number of duplicate copies you need; and click the "Duplicate Now" button.
  3. The duplicated elements will be fanned out on top of each other so you can start dragging them to where you want to place them on the Floorplan palette.

To Delete One of These Elements:

  1. Click on the appropriate element in the Floorplan.
  2. An "Actions" menu will appear. Select the "Delete" option and confirm you wish to delete the element.

Video Tip - Go to the 2:44 mark of the video to view information on adding elements to Floorplans and manipulating them.

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