Question-and-Answer Resource for the Building Energy Modeling Community
Get s tarted with the Help page
Ask Your Question
3

How to change default construction set

asked 2014-11-20 08:56:46 -0500

tajjmann gravatar image

updated 2015-07-10 13:28:46 -0500

How do you change an initial default construction "Office" to a "StripMall" to the whole building?

edit retag flag offensive close merge delete

1 Answer

Sort by ยป oldest newest most voted
6

answered 2014-11-20 09:19:32 -0500

When you open SketchUp with the OpenStudio plugin installed, the default template is the Office template.

To start from a different template

  1. Use the "New File" icon in the OpenStudio toolbar (not SketchUp File>New).
  2. Choose one of the other templates from the list.

To get a construction from a different template into an existing model

  1. Open the model in the OpenStudio Application.
  2. File>Load Library>Choose the template whose construction set you want.
  3. Go to the Facility tab and click the Building in the left tree.
  4. In the Right Column, click Library>Construction Sets
  5. Drag the Construction Set into the "Default Construction Set" drop-zone for the building.
edit flag offensive delete link more

Your Answer

Please start posting anonymously - your entry will be published after you log in or create a new account.

Add Answer

 

Question Tools

1 follower

Stats

Asked: 2014-11-20 08:56:46 -0500

Seen: 990 times

Last updated: Nov 20 '14