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2019-05-21 17:42:11 -0500 commented question Is it possible to change the output variables results order in CSV?

I've never tried it myself, but I believe you can create an *.rvi file to accomplish this. See https://unmethours.com/qu

2019-05-14 08:23:43 -0500 answered a question Adding Heating Source to Desuperheater

What version of OpenStudio are you using? I believe this was fixed in v2.8.0, see https://unmethours.com/question/23669/

2019-05-07 11:08:40 -0500 edited answer Converting units in Openstudio using a Measure

Case is important. In both examples, it should be OpenStudio.convert(...) and not Openstudio.convert(...). (Note the upp

2019-05-07 11:05:48 -0500 answered a question Converting units in Openstudio using a Measure

Case is important. In both examples, it should be OpenStudio.convert(...) and not Openstudio.convert(...). (Note the upp

2019-05-03 11:15:28 -0500 commented question Expected: "Fail" Actual: "Success" running template _test.rb

What is on line 68 of occupancy_test_test.rb?

2019-05-01 18:16:43 -0500 answered a question Injecting full spectral glazing files using E+ measure

You need to provide the path to the IDF, not the directory the IDF is inside of. So C:\Users\sramachandran\Desktop\myfil

2019-04-27 07:31:13 -0500 commented answer setCondenserType not working for "WaterCooled" - defaults back to "AirCooled"

Here's an example of it being used.

2019-04-26 17:21:28 -0500 edited answer More Columns in ExampleFiles-ObjectsLink.html

If you really need the results in HTML file, you'd need to call this python script with some minor code modifications wh

2019-04-26 17:18:17 -0500 edited answer More Columns in ExampleFiles-ObjectsLink.html

If you really need the results in HTML file, you'd need to call this python script with some minor code modifications wh

2019-04-26 17:18:02 -0500 answered a question More Columns in ExampleFiles-ObjectsLink.html

If you really need the results in HPXML file, you'd need to call this python script with some minor code modifications w

2019-04-26 16:43:09 -0500 commented question How to load Schedule:File in OpenStudio?

It sure sounds like your path is wrong. Try puts File.exists?("/Users/name/Desktop/hourly_values.csv") and see what it s

2019-04-26 14:52:05 -0500 edited question Multiplying Capacities? when using Multipliers

Multipling Capacites? when using Multipliers My question : I am working on a midrise residential tower. I added multipli

2019-04-26 12:27:22 -0500 commented question How to load Schedule:File in OpenStudio?

You can find an example of it being used here.

2019-04-24 09:42:55 -0500 answered a question Resstock Area error

With regard to the Geometry House Size parameter, yes, it defines the conditioned/finished floor area and not total floo

2019-04-20 19:15:38 -0500 edited answer Does anyone have a simple OS measure template that just calls other measures?

We have a meta_measure.rb helper script you may be interested in. It's not really documented, but the script will: Hel

2019-04-20 19:12:52 -0500 edited answer Does anyone have a simple OS measure template that just calls other measures?

We have a meta_measure.rb helper script you may be interested in. It's not really documented, but the script will: Hel

2019-04-18 12:34:53 -0500 edited answer Set Custom Boiler Curves

You're looking at the wrong OpenStudio class, you want to be looking at objects in the OpenStudio:model namespace for mo

2019-04-18 12:34:30 -0500 edited answer Set Custom Boiler Curves

You're looking at the wrong OpenStudio class, you want to be looking at objects in the OpenStudio:model namespace for mo

2019-04-18 12:33:52 -0500 answered a question Set Custom Boiler Curves

You're looking at the wrong OpenStudio class, you want to be looking at objects in the OpenStudio:model namespace for mo

2019-04-11 12:02:45 -0500 edited question Importing EnergyPlus .idf file to OpenStudio. 'File is not valid to draft strictness'

Importing EnergyPlus .idf file to OpenStudio. 'File is not valid to draft strictness' Hello, I have a problem when I tri

2019-04-10 19:29:25 -0500 answered a question Linux version installs in a wrong folder (9.1.0)

This has been reported as a bug by @Julien Marrec but has not yet been fixed. Feel free to follow the GitHub issue to tr

2019-04-07 06:33:11 -0500 edited question Severe ** DualSetPointWithDeadBand: Unanticipated combination of heating and cooling loads

Severe ** DualSetPointWithDeadBand: Unanticipated combination of heating and cooling loads Hi, I'm getting the above s

2019-04-07 06:28:18 -0500 answered a question Severe error [ZoneHVAC:EquipmentList] - Failed to match against any enum values

I don't know how you got in this state, but if you look at the EnergyPlus v8.9 inputs for the ZoneHVAC:EquipmentList obj

2019-04-07 06:20:20 -0500 edited question Severe error [ZoneHVAC:EquipmentList] - Failed to match against any enum values

Severe error [ZoneHVAC:EquipmentList] - Failed to match against any enum values Hello, right now I have been given a .id

2019-04-06 10:57:29 -0500 answered a question Beopt stopped calculating outputs for my case after I modified some of the inputs.

Typically when a BEopt simulation is not successfully, it will show an error log window like so: Check to make sure t

2019-04-05 07:08:32 -0500 commented answer Coil:WaterHeating:Desuperheater methods not executing correctly

Credit goes to @Julien Marrec for fixing it.

2019-04-04 16:12:29 -0500 answered a question Coil:WaterHeating:Desuperheater methods not executing correctly

This issue has been fixed in OpenStudio; the fix will be included in the upcoming OpenStudio 2.8.0 release.

2019-04-03 15:04:00 -0500 answered a question How to access "CoilSystem:Cooling:DX" Using OpenStudio measure?

I'm pretty sure that these fields are not exposed in the OpenStudio Model. You will have to create an EnergyPlus measure

2019-04-01 15:54:52 -0500 edited answer Error in simulation: BEopt Unable to delete the directory ....../TEMP1 perhaps file is in use?

Did you open one of the files from this TEMP1 directory in another application (like Excel)? If so, then BEopt cannot de

2019-04-01 15:54:37 -0500 answered a question Error in simulation: BEopt Unable to delete the directory ....../TEMP1 perhaps file is in use?

Did you open one of the files from this directory in another application (like Excel)? If so, then BEopt cannot delete t

2019-03-20 10:06:11 -0500 answered a question HVAC efficiency changes furnace natural gas consumption

It looks like this is a BEopt question, so I re-tagged your question with "beopt". If you look at the properties for th

2019-03-15 09:33:52 -0500 commented answer Perimeter slab insulation in OpenStudio

Sorry, I concluded that you hadn't read that material because you made statements like "I assume the F-Factor is the val

2019-03-14 11:55:46 -0500 answered a question Perimeter slab insulation in OpenStudio

It seems like you have questions about the inputs for F-Factor constructions. Have you read the EnergyPlus Input/Output

2019-03-07 10:21:20 -0500 commented answer Resstock manual Sampling

Do you know if you have ruby installed on your computer? If so, you can specify the full path to the ruby executable (e.

2019-03-07 10:05:00 -0500 answered a question Resstock manual Sampling

You need to keep the "ruby" part of the command as that is the program being executed. Otherwise it thinks you simply wa

2019-03-06 10:18:44 -0500 commented answer Issue Downloading OSMs from PAT 2.0

The limit is hard-coded into PAT, you would have to modify the source code.

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2019-02-28 20:02:58 -0500 commented answer BEopt Optimization Running Super Slowly

You can follow the progress of this work at https://github.com/NREL/EnergyPlus/pull/7146. We expect this improvement to

2019-02-28 07:13:34 -0500 edited question How can i solve the warning about water-to-water heat pump

How can i solve the warning about water-to-water heat pump ** Warning ** GetDensityGlycol: Temperature is out of rang

2019-02-27 16:49:06 -0500 answered a question Variable heating/cooling capacity limits?

While I haven't tested it, you can assign multiple of any ZoneHVAC system (including ZoneHVAC:IdealLoadsAirSystem) to a

2019-02-25 07:52:31 -0500 answered a question how to run openstudio command line interface for non-familiar with this option

You can find documentation on the OpenStudio command-line interface at http://nrel.github.io/OpenStudio-user-documentati

2019-02-22 14:14:20 -0500 edited question Water heater consumption (kWh)

Water heater consumption (kWh) Hi, I'm trying to simulate a stratified water heater for São Paulo-Brazil .epw and find o

2019-02-22 14:14:06 -0500 edited question Water heater consumption (kWh)

Water heater consumption (kWh) Hi, I'm trying to simulate a stratified water heater for São Paulo-Brazil .epw and find o

2019-02-22 14:13:42 -0500 edited question Water heater consumption (kWh)

Water heater consumption (kWh) Hi, I'm trying to simulate a stratified water heater for São Paulo-Brazil .epw and find o

2019-02-22 14:13:21 -0500 edited question Water heater consumption (kWh)

Water heater consumption (kWh) Hi, I'm trying to simulate a stratified water heater for São Paulo-Brazil .epw and find o

2019-02-21 17:32:03 -0500 edited question Program exited before simulations began

Program exited before simulations began I am performing a simulation for a residential building with 5 thermal zones. th

2019-02-20 22:00:02 -0500 edited question This indicates the possibility of coil frost/freeze(VRV System),what should I do

This indicates the possibility of coil frost/freeze(VRV System),what should I do ** Warning ** Coil:Cooling:DX:Variabl

2019-02-20 09:05:04 -0500 edited question Missing required property 'fenestration_surface_name'

Missing required property 'fenestration_surface_name' Hi! My problem is when running simulation in OpenStudio it fails,

2019-02-19 18:39:23 -0500 answered a question BEopt v2.8, Problems adding ceiling and roof insulation

If the options aren't showing up on the Options Input Screen, you might need to click the "show additional options" link