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Spreadsheet Ribbon Tab

Used to select the currently displayed spreadsheet.

Tip: When the spreadsheet panel is unpinned (hidden), selecting a tool will pin the spreadsheet open.
Table 1. Reference group
Tool name Description


UCS
Opens the UCS spreadsheet.


Load groups
Opens the Load Group spreadsheet.


Load cases
Opens the Load Cases spreadsheet.


Time History Load cases
Opens the Load Cases - Time History spreadsheet.


Seismic Load cases
Opens the Load Cases - Seismic spreadsheet.


Response Spectrum Load cases
Opens the Load Cases - Response Spectrum spreadsheet.


Load Combinations
Opens the Load Combinations spreadsheet.


Grid
Opens the Grid spreadsheet.


Grid Abscissa
Opens the Grid Abscissa spreadsheet.


Grid ordinate
Opens the Grid Ordinate spreadsheet.
Table 2. Nodes group
Tool name Description
Nodes Opens the Node spreadsheet, which contains coordinate values for each node.


Supports
Opens the Node Supports spreadsheet.


Springs
Opens the Node Springs spreadsheet.
Diaphragm Opens the Diaphragm spreadsheet.


Node Concentrated
Opens the Node Concentrated spreadsheet, which contains nodal forces and moments for the current load group.


Node Enforced Displacement
Opens the Node Enforced Displacements spreadsheet, which contains imposed nodal displacements and rotations for the current load group.


Time History nodal forces
Opens the Time History Loads spreadsheet, which displays the nodal time history loads in the time history load case.
Tip: This will display time history loads applied as nodal forces or as ground motion.
Table 3. Members group
Tool name Description


Members
Opens the Members spreadsheet, which contains member incidences.


Section
Opens the Section and Materials spreadsheet, which contains cross section (profile), material, self-weight flag, and longitudinal axis rotation data for members.
Offsets Opens the Offsets spreadsheet, which contains alignment and member end offset data.
Releases Opens the Releases spreadsheet, which contains axial behavior and member end release data.
Connection tags Opens the Connection Tags spreadsheet. which contains the start and end connection tag data for members.


Linear Supports
Opens the Member Supports spreadsheet, which contains continuous members support data.
Story Numbering Opens the Member Story spreadsheet, which contains story numbers for members.


Point loads
Opens the Member Concentrated spreadsheet, which contains locations, magnitudes, and directions of concentrated member forces for the current load group.


Concentrated moments
Opens the Member Concentrated Moments spreadsheet, which contains locations, magnitudes, and directions of concentrated member moments for the current load group.


Distributed loads
Opens the Member Distributed spreadsheet, which contains locations, magnitudes, and directions of distributed member forces for the current load group.


Distributed moments
Opens the Member Distributed Moments spreadsheet, which contains locations, magnitudes, and directions of distributed member moments for the current load group.
Table 4. Surfaces group
Tool name Description
Surfaces Opens the Surfaces spreadsheet, which contains surface incidences.


Material
Opens the Material spreadsheet, which contains surface material, thickness, self-weight flag, and nominal mesh size data.


Rotation
Opens the Rotation spreadsheet, which contains surface rotation angles.
Openings Opens the Openings spreadsheet, which contains surface opening incidences.
Circular openings Opens the Circular Openings spreadsheet, which contains surface circular opening parameters and center coordinates.
Region Opens the Regions spreadsheet, which contains surface region properties and incidences.


Mat Foundation
Opens the Mat Foundation spreadsheet, which contains support data for continuously supported surfaces.
Surface Edge Supports Opens the Edge Supports spreadsheet, which contains continuous surface edge support data.
Opening Edge Supports Opens the Opening Edge Supports spreadsheet, which contains continuous opening edge support data.


Point loads
Opens the Surface Concentrated spreadsheet, which contains locations, magnitudes, and directions of concentrated surface forces for the current load group.


Surface Pressure
Opens the Surface Pressure spreadsheet, which contains locations, magnitudes, and directions of uniformly distributed surface forces for the current load group.
Table 5. Non-Structural group
Tool name Description
Reference Line Opens the Reference Lines spreadsheet, which displays the incidences and mesh sizes of all surface referende lines in the model.


Panel
Opens the Panels spreadsheet, which contains surface panel incidences.
Panel Loaded Edges Opens the Panel Edges spreadsheet, which contains edge definitions.
Line Load Opens the Reference Line Load spreadsheet, which displays the reference line load properties in the model.


Panel Pressure
Opens the Panel Pressure spreadsheet, which contains magnitude and directions of panel loads for the current load group.