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Some optical properties not showing in the 'construction' tab for daylighting.

asked 2021-10-11 04:08:43 -0500

Nimafo's avatar

updated 2022-02-16 13:40:06 -0500

Hi everyone, I have an issue with defining the reflectance values of internal surfaces, as it is not showing on the construction information of the surface(see the attached screenshots).

1 -How it should look like: image description image description

2- How it looks like now: image description image description

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answered 2021-10-13 06:47:20 -0500

Filipe Sousa's avatar

updated 2021-10-13 10:08:26 -0500

Could you confirm that you are running the latest v7.0 release (

The v7.0 interface shows the expected settings:

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Please raise a ticket on DesignBuilder Helpdesk if you continue to experience issues.

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Thanks Filipe, you were right, I updated and the problem is gone,

Nimafo's avatar Nimafo  ( 2021-10-13 10:15:49 -0500 )edit

@Nimafo good to know that this is sorted.

Filipe Sousa's avatar Filipe Sousa  ( 2021-10-21 05:03:10 -0500 )edit

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