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asked 2017-10-10 07:50:08 -0500

updated 2017-10-11 02:24:17 -0500

Under OpenStudio 2.3 I'm not able to obtain the results for illuminance maps.

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same here. where is the sql file?

efish2000 gravatar imageefish2000 ( 2017-10-11 02:20:11 -0500 )edit

I don't think you even nearly included enough information for anyone to provide an answer. I would suggest editing your question...

Julien Marrec gravatar imageJulien Marrec ( 2017-10-11 02:23:58 -0500 )edit

Under Openstudio 2.2 the iluminance map can be viewed using the Resultsviewer application it is not the case using DView included in Openstudio 2.3 gravatar ( 2017-10-11 05:10:02 -0500 )edit

The sql file already exists and can be viewed using Resultsviewer but not (or at minium I don't know how) using Dview gravatar ( 2017-10-11 10:25:24 -0500 )edit

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answered 2017-10-16 16:26:24 -0500

While Dview does bring a ton of new features to the table regarding EnergyPlus output data viewing and manipulation, Dview lacks the ability to view illuminance map data. It is unfortunate that Results Viewer was dropped from OpenStudio/EnergyPlus; as far as I know, you can still use Results Viewer from previous E+ versions to view the eplusout and radout.sql files generated by OpenStudio 2.3 though.

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I uninstalled ResultsViewer when 2.3 came out, but I got it back by using an older installer and unchecking everything but ResultsViewer. It complains about the version of E+ being different, but since the SQL hasn't really changed too much it is not an issue.

Jason DeGraw gravatar imageJason DeGraw ( 2017-10-17 12:12:30 -0500 )edit

Boom. Thanks, Jason!

rpg777 gravatar imagerpg777 ( 2017-10-17 13:01:02 -0500 )edit

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