Manual Override for a Fixture

Allows you to manually override the fixture or sensor profile settings and dim the light in the fixture to an absolute level for a period of time in minutes.   


POST https://{em_ip_address_or_hostname}/ems/api/org/fixture/v1/op/dim/{mode}/{amount}?time=60

Specify the following data payload to send along with the POST command.



em_ip_address or hostname The Enlighted Manage (EM) IP address or hostname
fixture_id The Fixture or sensor identifier. Use the Fixture ID returned in the Get Sensor Details by Floor or in EM, select Facility > Floor in the left panel, Floor Plan tab, and double-click the fixture icon in the floor plan to obtain the Fixture ID.
mode Set mode option
abs – Sets the mode to absolute light level dimming
amount The percentage ranges from 0-100% light levels (must be a whole number)
time The manual override duration time (must be a whole number). The default time is set to 60 minutes.

0 – Light dimmed successfully
1 – Light has not dimmed

Sample Code

Manually override the sensor profile settings and dim the light to 50% for the fixture with ID ‘27’ for a period of 60 minutes. The status shows that the fixture light was set to dim successfully.


HTTP/1.1 200
Server: Apache-Coyote/1.1
Content-Type: application/json
Content-Length: 7582
Date: Sat, 21 Jul 2015 17:06:51 GMT
  "status": "0"


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