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How do i install or find DVIEW with OSApp1.0 and OS3.0?

asked 2020-05-15 10:31:49 -0600

TheEnergyTutor gravatar image

updated 2020-05-15 10:56:44 -0600

My OpenStudio can't find DVIEW. Do i have to install it separately? Where do i get it from? I searched the openstudio and energyplus folder for DVIEW. and nothing was returned.

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answered 2020-05-15 10:51:55 -0600

updated 2020-05-15 13:39:13 -0600

Dview is available in the /bin directory of your OpenStudio program directory for OpenStudio version <3.0.0. It is not included with OS 3.0.0.

[EDIT:] [Dview can be downloaded here](

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Yes i'm using OpenStudio App 1.0 with OS 3.0.0 and EP9.3 . So how do i get it?

TheEnergyTutor gravatar image TheEnergyTutor  ( 2020-05-15 10:54:08 -0600 )edit

Hello, I updated the OpenStudioApplication release notes to reflect that Dview is no longer distributed with OpenStudioApplication as of v1.0.0 in an effort to help simplify the maintainability of the App moving forward. Dview is available to download via the official distribution at

tijcolem gravatar image tijcolem  ( 2020-05-15 17:20:51 -0600 )edit

answered 2020-05-15 11:27:41 -0600

TheEnergyTutor gravatar image

I was able to find DVIEW at this location and it seems to work.

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