Guides for getting the most out of Lyra
Navigating the Dashboard and AccountHow to create projects, find previous projects, edit preferences and profile in the dashboard and how to access account settings
Creating a ProjectHow to create a new project from the Dashboard
Importing a 3D Roof ModelHow to import 3D Roof Models as an alternative to aerial tracing.
Entering Site InfoHow to specify the APN, AHJ, Utility, and more
Adjusting Environmental ParametersHow to specify the site temperature, snow load, wind speed, wind exposure category and more
Applying Smart GuidesHow to use Lyra's Smart Guides to make tracings easier and more accurate
Tracing Parcel BoundariesHow to trace, edit, and delete parcel boundaries in-app, as well as, where these are shown in the final permit package.
Tracing Roof OutlinesHow to trace roof outlines and specify new buildings
Tracing Roof FacesHow to trace individual roof faces and specify roof properties
Adding ProtrusionsHow to add protrusion to roof tracings and specify protrusion (also referred to as obstruction) properties
Locating Site EquipmentHow to specify the building's existing equipment: main service panel, utility meter, gas, and street location
Array PlacementHow to specify module, orientation, and roof fill priority. Also, how to edit setbacks.
Layout DesignHow to add, remove, move, and change module orientation
Electrical DesignHow to specify the inverter, optimizer, and stringing configuration
Electrical BOSHow to specify the wiring strategy, interconnection method, array equipment locations and review circuits
Mounting BOSHow to specify mount, attachment layout, and more
Changing Conduit & Conductor SizesTips for adjusting Lyra's automated conduit and conductor sizing
How can I add a new module or inverter?Don't see the module or inverter you're looking for? Find out how you can have it added to our database!
Adding An Energy Storage SystemHow to add an ESS system on Lyra projects
Generate a Permit PackageHow to generate a permit package and what optional features can be included
Advanced SettingsHow to make changes to the representation of your permit package with the Advanced Settings
Engineer of Record in Title Block CustomizationUsers have the ability to add the Engineer of Record (EOR) to the title block to satisfy AHJ requirements.