The SetSpotlightToView command matches spotlight direction to the viewport camera direction.

The command an existing spotlight or adds a new one so that the light point and target point (center of base circle) correspond to the camera point and its target point. This provides a convenient and accurate way to place or add a spotlight so that it is shining exactly in the right place.


Select a spotlight.

Command-line option


Creates a new light with the current view characteristics instead of modifying an existing light.

See also


Open the Lights panel.


Match the view to a spotlight direction.

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