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Can an EMS program make a selection from an E+ dropdown menu?

asked 2015-11-26 09:49:51 -0500

updated 2015-11-26 11:18:02 -0500

I know how to use EMS to read sensors, control actuators and write values to schedules, but can it also be used to make a selection from an E+ dropdown menu?

A more explicit example: in AirflowNetworkSimulationControl one can choose between 4 Airflow Network Control settings. Is it possible to start a simulation with one setting and switch to another setting in a next timestep?

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answered 2015-12-10 04:43:14 -0500

As said by Archmage I can confirm that EMS is not an option.

However (in case anyone needs it) I found a way to alter the source code to solve my problem. I added a schedule parameter to airflownetwork:simulationcontrol that can be controlled by EMS to switch between the simulation control modes.

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answered 2015-11-26 13:18:28 -0500

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No, EMS is not able to modify those types of input selections.

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@Archmage. Thank you for the information. That's a pity. Then I will get my hands dirty and dive into the source code.

BBel gravatar image BBel  ( 2015-11-27 09:21:10 -0500 )edit

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