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Error importing gbxml in OpenStudio

asked 2020-03-08 19:07:16 -0600

crisrossatto's avatar

updated 2020-03-09 10:36:37 -0600


I have a model in a gbxml file but when I tried to merge the model with OpenStudio the error in the picture shows. I followed up this tutorial. Someone Can help me?

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If you email the gbXML to we can take a look at it. Can you also let me know what version of OpenStudio you are using and the source of the gbXML

David Goldwasser's avatar David Goldwasser  ( 2020-03-09 11:13:07 -0600 )edit

I will send it. I am using OpenStudio 2.8, and the model was design in Archicad 23.

crisrossatto's avatar crisrossatto  ( 2020-03-10 13:24:41 -0600 )edit

I saw this forum. But I haven't tested yet

crisrossatto's avatar crisrossatto  ( 2020-03-10 13:30:31 -0600 )edit

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answered 2020-03-13 14:34:55 -0600

@crisrossatto I saw this error as well so I ran the model through the online gbXML validator

I saw many errors including this one

ERROR: The 'date' attribute is invalid - The value '21/11/2019 08:51:19' is invalid according to its datatype '' - The string '21/11/2019 08:51:19' is not a valid DateTime value. Line Position 16 Line Number: 6221

I had to remove createdBy from ModelHistory as well as schedules. Then it opened with out errors, but the geometry, shown below, doesn't look complete and ready to run.

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Thank you, David. I saw this, I don't know why the geometry look like this way, because in ARCHICAD the zones are made enclosed and the geometry is ok to run. Do you have any idea of what it can be?

crisrossatto's avatar crisrossatto  ( 2020-03-16 08:01:35 -0600 )edit

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