M. To create a new primary load case
- Select the Primary tab.
- (Optional) Type a Number for the load case. The program will increment the load case number based on existing load case numbers.
- (Optional) Select the Loading Type. This selection is used when automatically generating load combinations. If you select a live load type, you may also indicated if the load is Reducible per UBC/IBC.
- Type a Title used to easily identify this load case.
- Click Add. The empty load case is added to the Load Cases Details list.
You can edit the load case title and loading type by selecting the entry in the Load Cases Details list and then clicking Edit in the Load & Definitions dialog.
You can remove the load case (along with any associated load items) by selecting the entry in the Load Cases Details list and then clicking Delete in the Load & Definitions dialog.