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Question about NoIDDFieldsError when using eppy

asked 2019-08-12 04:56:53 -0600


When using eppy to run energyplus model, I got the following error. Could anyone tell how to resolve this please? I am using EnergyPlus 9.1.0 and eppy 0.5.51. Indeed, the model was successfully run using EP-Launch.

eppy.idfreader.NoIDDFieldsError: idfobject with key 'WINDOWSHADINGCONTROL' & first field 'Shading Control 1' has 169 fields while the idd for 'WINDOWSHADINGCONTROL' has only 26 fields. Add the following fields to the object 'WINDOWSHADINGCONTROL' in file Energy+.idd 'A24, A25, A26, A27, A28, A29, A30, A31, A32, A33, A34, A35, A36, A37, A38, A39, A40, A41, A42, A43, A44, A45, A46, A47, A48, A49, A50, A51, A52, A53, A54, A55, A56, A57, A58, A59, A60, A61, A62, A63, A64, A65, A66, A67, A68, A69, A70, A71, A72, A73, A74, A75, A76, A77, A78, A79, A80, A81, A82, A83, A84, A85, A86, A87, A88, A89, A90, A91, A92, A93, A94, A95, A96, A97, A98, A99, A100, A101, A102, A103, A104, A105, A106, A107, A108, A109, A110, A111, A112, A113, A114, A115, A116, A117, A118, A119, A120, A121, A122, A123, A124, A125, A126, A127, A128, A129, A130, A131, A132, A133, A134, A135, A136, A137, A138, A139, A140, A141, A142, A143, A144, A145, A146, A147, A148, A149, A150, A151, A152, A153, A154, A155, A156, A157, A158, A159, A160, A161, A162, A163, A164, A165, A166;'

Thanks in advance!


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answered 2019-08-12 09:51:44 -0600

I found the solution by adding missing fields to Energy+.idd file as mentioned here

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