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5 Results Evaluation

You can evaluate the design results in different ways. The buttons below the upper table may help you.

Figure 5.1 Buttons for results evaluation

The buttons have the following functions:

Table 5.1 Buttons in the result Windows 2.1 to 2.5

Mode shapes

Opens Mode Shape View window
Chapter 5.4

Ultimate limit state

Displays or hides results of ultimate limit state design


Displays or hides results of serviceability limit state design

Fire resistance

Displays or hides results of fire protection design

Result combination

Creates a new result combination from governing load cases and load combinations

Color bars

Displays or hides colored relation scales in result windows

Filter parameters

Describes criterion by which results are filtered in tables: ratios greater than 1, maximum value, or user-defined limit

Apply filter

Shows only rows to which filter parameters apply (ratio > 1, maximum, defined value)

Result diagrams

Opens Result Diagram on Member window
­→ Chapter 5.2

Excel export

Exports table to MS Excel
→ ­Chapter 7.4.3

Select member

Selects a member graphically to display its results in the table

View mode

Jumps to RFEM or RSTAB work window to change the view

When evaluating fire resistance designs, you can have a look at the used temperature-time curve: Click the  button below the cross-section graphic to open the Fire Curves diagram, as shown in Figure 3.6 to Figure 3.8.