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D. Design or Check

Concrete Design can function in one of two ways, either as a Design or as a Check.

The Design Method is the default in which the design process will run through and provide the minimum reinforcement required based on the associated design brief.

The Check Method is available if the you change the reinforcement and selects Design > Design Now.  With this method, the specified reinforcement is checked at all the locations and the status for the overall design member is reported.

CAUTION: This method is only available for designs performed on design groups that have a column design brief.