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Export and plot zone air temperature in excel

asked 2016-10-03 10:57:56 -0500

abdoo13 gravatar image

updated 2016-10-03 12:36:05 -0500

Hi. I've ran a 1-year simulation. I'd like from the OS experts to show an easiest way to export specific data (for example zone air temperature) for the whole time range to an excel file or how to retrieve them form Matlab. Sorry. I'm just a beginner. A video or an easy-to-follow steps would appreciable. Thanks

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@abdoo13 please always tag your question with the software you're using, use existing tags whenever possible, and if needed create new meaningful/specific tags.

MatthewSteen gravatar image MatthewSteen  ( 2016-10-03 12:40:02 -0500 )edit

Thanks. Can you give some examples to tag my question (Export and plot.........)

abdoo13 gravatar image abdoo13  ( 2016-10-04 00:54:59 -0500 )edit

see the Tags page in the upper right.

MatthewSteen gravatar image MatthewSteen  ( 2016-10-04 08:42:49 -0500 )edit

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answered 2016-10-03 11:28:11 -0500

See the answer to these questions:


Many variables are available by toggling them in the Output Variable tab in OpenStudio. E.g., for Zone Air Temperature:

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If there is a variable that is not available in this tab, you can add it with the "Add Output Variable" measure, described in the answers to the questions above.

There are several ways to export output variables to .csv format. See the answers to the previous questions.

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