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HERS-ST Example - Getting Started

Objective: Introduction to HERS-ST

Tasks:

  1. Create new project;
  2. view data;
  3. run analysis;
  4. view results;
  5. create chart;
  6. create map;
  7. create report.

Task 1: Create New Project

HERS-ST Screen Shot: Project Browser - showing steps for importing a new highway file. Step 1 select new tab.  Step 2 select import from a highway file radio button.  Step 3 select browse.  Step 6 select ok
HERS-ST Screen Shot: Select Highway File Window. Step 4 select file name.  Step 5 select open.

HERS-ST Screen Shot: Import Highway Data warning message - validate data. Step 7 select yes

HERS-ST Screen Shot: Import Highway Data warning message - errors encountered. Step 8 select yes

HERS-ST Screen Shot: Import Highway Data warning message - mark valid sections.  Step 9 select yes

HERS-ST Screen Shot: Review Errors warning message - view error log. Step 10 select yes

Task 2: View Data

HERS-ST Screen Shot: Application Window - Showing the Project Tree and the steps for displaying the Highway Data Window. Step 1 double click on New Highway 1 or Right click and select display

HERS-ST Screen Shot: Application Window - showing the Highway Data Window in the application's workspace area. Step 2 select sections.


Task 3: Run Analysis


HERS-ST Screen Shot: Application Window - showing the button to run the HERS-ST analysis.

HERS-ST Screen Shot: Run HERS-ST Window.

HERS-ST Screen Shot: Review Warnings warning message - ignore warnings.

Task 4: View Results - Tabular Output


HERS-ST Screen Shot: Application Window - showing the Project Tree and the steps for displaying the Tabular Output. Double click on HPMS2000 OUT or right click and select display.

HERS-ST Screen Shot: Tabular Output Window.


Task 4: View Results - Section Conditions


HERS-ST Screen Shot: Application Window - showing the Project Tree and the steps for displaying the Section Conditions. Double click on Section Conditions or right click and select display.

HERS-ST Screen Shot: Section Conditions Window.

Task 5: Create Chart


HERS-ST Screen Shot: Portion of Application Window - showing the Project Tree and the steps for creating a new chart. Step 1 select save file button. Step 2 right click on chart. Step 3 select new item HERS-ST Screen Shot: Portion of Application Window - showing the Project Tree and the steps for displaying a new chart. Step 4 double click on New Chart 1 or right click and select display
HERS-ST Screen Shot: Chart Window. Step 5 select design view tab and right click in x-axis area
HERS-ST Screen Shot: Chart Window with chart displayed. HERS-ST Screen Shot: Pop-up menu showing built in charts. Step 7 select Single Iteration Charts - Backlog per Funding Period HERS-ST Screen Shot: Chart Window after selecting a chart.

Task 6: Create Map


HERS-ST Screen Shot: Portion of Application Window - showing the Project Tree and the steps for creating a new map. Step one right click on GIS and select new Item HERS-ST Screen Shot: Portion of Application Window - showing the Project Tree and the steps for displaying a new map. Step 3 double click on New GIS 1 or right click and select display
HERS-ST Screen Shot: GIS Map Window. Step 4 select configuration.  Step 5 Select Iteration.  Step 6 select funding period.  Step 7 Select file path HERS-ST Screen Shot: Select Shape File Window. Step 8 Select file name.  Step 9 select open.
HERS-ST Screen Shot: GIS Window showing the map view. Step 10 select View Map. Step 11 Select icon HERS-ST Screen Shot: Symbol attribute window.  Step 12 select width.  Step 13 select apply.

Task 7: Create Report


HERS-ST Screen Shot: Portion of Application Window - showing the Project Tree and the steps for creating a new report.  Step 1 right click on reports.  Step 2 select new item. HERS-ST Screen Shot: Portion of Application Window - showing the Project Tree and the steps for displaying a new report. Step 3 double click on New Report 1 or right click and select display.
HERS-ST Screen Shot: Report Window. Step 4 select Query Designer tab. Step 5 select wizard button HERS-ST Screen Shot: Report Query Wizard. Step 6 select ok
HERS-ST Screen Shot: Report Window after running a built-in query. Step 8 select report designer tab.  Step 7 select wizard button.

Task 7: Create Report -(cont.)


HERS-ST Screen Shot: Report Window - showing the Report Designer view. Step 9 select report templates button. Step 12 select report viewer tab HERS-ST Screen Shot: Select Report Template Window.  Step 10 select template.  Step 11 select ok.
HERS-ST Screen Shot: Report Window - showing the Report Viewer after a report template has been applied.
Updated: 02/11/2013