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Getting Started with Lightboxes

Introducing Aurora Lightboxes

By now, you've registered for your free My Aurora Account and you're ready to get started with Lightboxes, so you can:

  • Create and use Lightboxes to manage Aurora Lighting products for all your lighting projects
  • Add quantities, locations and notes to stay organised
  • Quickly access and manage Lightboxes and products from one convenient location
  • Download, print and share your Lightbox contents, documents, and media

Lightboxes are currently in limited beta release. Learn more

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Lightbox Basics

Go Deeper

Let's Get Started - Lightbox Basics

Your Lightbox menu

You can easily access your Lightboxes and essential Lightbox actions from the blue menu located at the top of the website.

Lightbox menu

  1. Click the Lightbox icon to go to Your Lightboxes page.
  2. Select your current Lightbox and create new Lightboxes with the Lightbox menu.
  3. Preview items in your current Lightbox with the items menu.
  4. Log in, access your Aurora Account or log out with the account menu.

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Your first Lightbox

You're assigned a default Lightbox "My Lightbox" that you can start using right away. Feel free to rename it whenever you like.

If you haven't already, register for a free My Aurora Account, to prevent your Lightbox from expiring after 30 days (or if you clear your clear your browser cache).

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Add products to your Lightbox while browsing

While you’re browsing or searching for products, click the blue "Add to Lightbox" button to add them to your current Lightbox.

Add to Lightbox button

Next, you'll see the Add to Lightbox window, like the one below.

Add to Lightbox window

  1. You'll see the name of your current Lightbox.
  2. You can easily select another Lightbox to add the products to.
  3. If you decide to cancel your action, you can click the close button or click anywhere outside of the window.
  4. Select the quantity of each product you want to add to your Lightbox.
  5. Enter location and notes for each product you want to add to your Lightbox.

When you're ready to actually add the products, simply click the green button (6.) at the bottom of the window.

For all the products you’ve added to your current Lightbox, you’ll see a special green Lightbox icon when browsing or searching. You can still click this button to modify your selections.

In Lightbox button

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Your "current" Lightbox

While browsing Aurora products, you can add them to your currently selected Lightbox. The name of your current Lightbox is displayed in the Lightbox menu and at the top of the Add to Lightbox window when selecting products.

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Go Deeper with Lightboxes

Create new Lightboxes

If you've registered and logged into your account, you can easily create additional Lightboxes in three different ways.

Lightbox menu

From the Lightbox menu (2.) , select "Create New Lightbox."

Add to Lightbox window

While adding a product to a Lightbox, under "Change Lightbox" (2.) select "Create New Lightbox."

Your Lightboxes page top

From the top of Your Lightboxes page, click the "+" button (4.) in the navigation tabs.

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Add products to another Lightbox

After you've created one or more additional Lightboxes, you can select them as your current Lightbox in a couple of different ways.

Lightbox menu

From the Lightbox menu (2.), select the name of the Lightbox.

Add to Lightbox window

While adding a product to a Lightbox, under "Change Lightbox" (2.) select the name of the Lightbox.

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Name or rename a Lightbox

When you create a Lightbox, you’ll be asked to give it a unique name. You can rename a Lightbox from Your Lightboxes page.

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Click the name of the Lightbox (5.) and change the text to suit. When you're done, just click outside the name and your changes will be saved automatically.

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Manage the contents of a Lightbox

In Lightbox

While browsing products and categories, look for the special green Lightbox icon to quickly identify which products are in your currently selected Lightbox. Click the "In Lightbox" button to modify quantity, location and notes.

Lightbox menu

You can quickly view the latest products added to your currently selected Lightbox by hovering over its name (2.) in the Lightbox menu. To see the complete list of products, visit Your Lightboxes page by clicking the Lightbox icon (1.) or the "Manage Items" option from the items menu (3.)

Your Lightboxes products

From Your Lightboxes page, you can easily update the contents of your Lightboxes. Within the products listing section (4.), you can update location, notes and quantities. You can download product assets, such as spec sheets and instructions or delete products, per item within the products listing section or in bulk, by using the checkboxes next to the product listed and using the "Bulk Actions" button (1).

If you know the product codes, you can also quickly add products by SKU (3.)

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Add or modify product quantities, locations and notes

Before a product is added to your Lightbox, you’ll have the chance to enter the quantity, location and notes.

Add to Lightbox window

While browsing, when you click the "Add to Lightbox" button, enter your quantity (4.) and location and notes (5.)

In Lightbox

Clicking the green "In Lightbox" button while browsing also allows you to modify quantities, location and notes for that item.

Your Lightboxes products

Similarly, from Your Lightboxes page, you can add quantities, location and notes when adding products by product code (3.) and update quantities, location and notes from the item listing (4.) for products added to the Lightbox. You can even bulk assign products to a location by using the checkboxes and "Bulk Actions" button (1.)

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Access spec sheets, instructions, and product media

Your Lightboxes products

From Your Lightboxes page, you can easily download product assets, such as spec sheets and instructions by clicking the "Download" button within the products listing section or in bulk, by using the checkboxes next to the product listed and using the "Bulk Actions" button (1).

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Duplicate a Lightbox

Do you multiple similar projects? You don’t have to start a new Lightbox from scratch!

Your Lightboxes page top

Just duplicate an existing Lightbox from Your Lightboxes page by clicking the “Duplicate” button, either from the navigation tabs (3.) or the Lightbox actions (6.) Your new Lightbox will automatically contain all of the products from the original Lightbox.

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Delete a Lightbox

For whatever reason, if you decide you no longer want or need a particular Lightbox, you can easily delete it.

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From Your Lightboxes page, click the “Delete” button, either from the navigation tabs (3.) or the Lightbox actions (6.) You'll have a brief time to cancel this action if you made a mistake.

Note: Deleting a Lightbox is permanent. It cannot be restored, so use caution when deleting your Lightboxes.

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Copy items to another Lightbox

Your Lightboxes products

From Your Lightboxes page, you can easily duplicate one or more products to another Lightbox. Simply check the box next to each product you wish in the product listing (4.) and select "Copy items to Lightbox" from the "Bulk Actions" button (1.)

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