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Issue with unwanted constructions

asked 2014-11-25 23:13:04 -0500

sanket gravatar image

updated 2014-11-26 02:57:48 -0500

Hi,

I am using OS 1.5 with E+ 8.1.0009. While running my model I am getting error of "possible incorrect IDD file". Is it any compatibility issue? I am also attaching the eplus error.

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answered 2014-11-26 01:38:26 -0500

Based on the error message you've posted it's probably not a compatibility issue. Take a look at the AIR WALL construction that is mentioned just before the fatal error and make sure it has an outside layer assigned.

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@sanket as Jamie suggested I think you will find the construction is the issue not the IDD, you may consider updating the title to reflect this.

When I get some spare time I want to start to build up a pre-flight measure that will find just this kind of thing prior to running a simulation. The measure won't fix this for you, but will give a log of issues like this, zones without surfaces, etc.

David Goldwasser gravatar imageDavid Goldwasser ( 2014-11-26 02:24:52 -0500 )edit

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