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Model Selection Software for GMV Series

Use Instruction Version :3.0

Content
1 Basic of Software Installation …………………………………………… ……………3 2 Usage of Software ………………………………………………………………………….4
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2.1 Basic Procedure of Model Selection …………………………………… ………….4 2.2 Interface and Menu …………………………………… …………………….5 3 Usage Instruction ………………………………………………………………….14 3.1 Brief Introduction ……………………………………………………………….14 3.2 Model Selection of Equipments of Cooling/heating System of FirFloor System ….15 3.2.1 Project Settings ……………………………………………………………..15 3.2.2 Setting Parameters of FirFloor Subsystem and Outdoor Unit ………………...15 3.2.3 Disposing Branch……………… ………………………………………………………..19 3.2.4 Adding Indoor Unit…………………………………………………………. ……………….21 3.2.5 Recommendation of Outdoor Unit Model……………………………………………..28 3.3 Electric Connection of Subsystem …………………………… …………………..30 3.4 Remote Monitor /Charge Settings of Project …………………………………………….31 3.5 Result Output………………… ……………………………………………………………..32 4 Others 4.1 room type edition…………………………………………………………………………… ……..35 4.2 connection board IDU distribution of multiple connection board ………………………….36 4.3 Option…………………………………………………………………………………………………….36 4.4 unit system selection ……………………………………………………………………………… ..36 4.5 renew auto-recommend………………………………………………………………………………37 4.6 result output to the Microsoft Office 2007 Excel macro safety setting……………………...38 4.7 check the Version information of the data-base ……………………………………………38 4.8 choice of software language………………………………… ……………………………………38 5 Update note specification…………………………………………………… …………………39

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1. Basic of Software Installation
1.1 Application Scope
It is applicable to GMV series

1.2 Other Required Software
Output result of this model selection software is shown by the means of Excel file or AutoCAD graphics file, meanwhile, technical parameters of each model of the unit are shown in PDF format, so software below should be pre-installed before using this software. 1) Microsoft excel 2003, 2000. Microsoft word 2003, 2000 2) AutoCAD2004, 2005,2008. Appoint the path of executable file of it via Options in System in main menu of this program.

1.3 Computer Operation System Supported by This Software
This software supports Windows 2000, Windows XP , Windows 2003 ,but non-supports 64- bit operation system.

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2 Usage of Software
Configuration of units is organized by projects. Each project may contain many air conditioner subsystems and each subsystem is individual. Users can select unit model and remove it to relevant place to generate subsystem. After selection of unit type, selection result of subsystem, including unit model, pipeline, electric parameters, etc., will be generated according to actual configuration. Refer to result document for details. 2.1 Basic Procedure of Model Selection

Generate a new subsystem Configure electric connection of subsystem Set partial parameters of outdoor Configure remote monitor of project

Select and dispose branch, and sets its parameters

Check system

Select and dispose indoor units, set their parameters and select unit type Output of model selection result

Select type of outdoor unit

Fig1 model selection procedures

Note: Generating a new subsystem is optional for the reason that a default subsystem will be generated when starting the software. The first system is unnecessary to be re-generated.

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2 Interface and Menu Welcome interface Optionally building new project or open had-project here to get helping document Select language (Chinese or English) Select units of project (Metric Units or Imperial Units) Fig2 Welcome 5 .2.

client and designer Fig3 Project Wizard Step 1:Project Settings Second step. please to select unit model subsystem Then. fill in design message In this step. dispart three steps First step. demand to select central air conditioner main series After select main series. fill in message of project. display project Wizard. please to fill in several design condition 6 .Project Wizard After select “New Project”in welcome interface.

Fig4 Project Wizard Step 2:Design Condtions Three step. project main design condition confirmation 7 .

Fig5 Project Wizard Step 3:Confirmation 8 .

Click it to move rectangle frame.Working Interface of Main Program Subsystem mark Menu bar Working area Navigation view Project equipment tree Indoor unit view Fig6-1 Main Window Navigation view: move away the red rectangle frame in navigation view. The letters in the middle are ID of this subsystem. Click on the mark to switch among the subsystems When starting the model selection software. In this current system. default outdoor unit is contained. click against to stop the rectangle frame Subsystem mark indicates one system. 9 . default System1 will be generated The working area of disposing equipments in the middle reflects that of current system. be able to change display content of working area. but its model hasn’t been specified and it is showed in working area of disposing equipments.

Indoor unit view Fig6-2 Main Window Indoor unit list indoor unit series for selecting in the project design condition 10 .

Main Menu and Right Key Menu In Output of File menu. output of model selection result. Project summary file and system sketch map can be exported by means of excel and AutoCAD Output result 。 a) File New System: Copy System: Delete System: Check system: Connection board… Remote monitor… Power supply system…: Room Type… Option Imperial Units;Meteric Units Recommend Modles Below Model Units b) System 11 .

Insert:insert branch Replace:Replace current selected equipment Delete : Delete current selected equipment and subsystem Undo:cancel Redo: do against c) Component Content of right key menu in working area is the same as that in Component in main menu. d) Right key menu in working area 12 .

e) Project Tree view right key menu Fig7 main menu and right key menu 13 .

1) This project includes 1 subsystems. Usage Instruction 3. with long-distance monitoring. Note: This example is only for the purpose of software introduction.1 Brief Introduction This instruction takes a project including 3 subsystems for example to specifically introduce usage procedure of the software.3. 14 . 2) The ID of subsystems is FirFloor.

2 Setting Parameters of FirFloor Subsystem and Outdoor Unit During startup of the software. in such case. and unit type is selected by cooling load. 15 . and then click on OK to the next step. refrigerant is R22.outdoor unit(wet bulb 35℃ ). Fig. where property of outdoor unit and ID of subsystem can be edited. and then project settings interface (Fig.9.3. condition corresponding with cooling load: indoor unit (wet bulb:27℃ .8) appears immediately.1 Project Settings Select “new project” in welcome interface.3 for actual project settings. change ID of System1 into FirFloor and ID of outdoor unit into FirODU.10). In this procedure. Refer to Fig.8 Project Wizard 3.(Fig. Fig.2 Model Selection of Cooling/Heating Equipment of FirFloor Subsystem 3.wet bulb. 19℃). dblclick on Outdoor Unit to open Edit ODU dialog box. In working area of disposing equipments. default System1 is generated. selected power frequency is 60hz. Set temp.2.2.

if users press this button. as shown in Fig.10.9 Edit ODU dialog box opens after dblclicking In Fig. incorrect information that types of indoor units driven by outdoor unit haven’t been specified will be prompted. outdoor unit model can not be recommended (corresponding with Recommend button.Fig. it should be noticed that. for the reason that types and number of indoor units driven by outdoor unit haven’t been specified.11) 16 .

10 Edit ODU dialog box 17 . which will Selection of outdoor unit model be displayed in the right of Selected ODU model Buttons for selection of other models of outdoor unit Current selected outdoor unit model.Recommend button for selection of outdoor Total load of indoor units driven by an outdoor unit Capacity of indoor/outdoor unit % unit model. which will be displayed in red if in abnormal state Connetion unit model parameter document Outdoor unit parameters Sub-modular model of modular unit Display area of outdoor unit picture Length of pipeline connected with outdoor unit Number of elbows in pipeline connected with outdoor unit Subsystem ID Outdoor unit ID Fig.

(Fig.Fig.12) 18 . let us modify default subsystem and ID of its outdoor unit. Specify pipe length directly connected with outdoor unit and number of elbows in pipeline.11 The information “Please select every IDU type” is prompted Now.

3. the pipe length connected with outdoor unit directly is modified into 5m. 19 . After modification. meanwhile modification is reflected in project information label and unallocated information label in the right of working area.3 Disposing Branch Remove branch icon in the left indoor units/branch view into the first frame in the working area. and outdoor unit to FirODU. and number of elbows into 2.13). click on Ok so that original System0 is modified into FirFloor in the view. ID of subsystem is modified into FirFloor. A dialog box of “add new branch” will open with the release of left key of mouse (fig.12 blue box.12 Modify parameters of default subsystem into FirFloor In Fig.2.Fig. and then enter pipe length connected with the branch and number of elbows in the dialog box.

13 Add New branch In fig.Fig.In such case. (It is applicable to the indoor units all the same). working area will display the following: 20 . the upstream pipe length. parameters of connection pipe have been specified in fig. number of elbows and ID of branch should be entered. For the branch is the first and its upstream pipe is directly connected with outdoor unit. the content required to be entered will directly show.13. in addition. If enter nothing in the right frame of Branch ID and then click on Ok. a Branch ID will be automatically generated.12.

2. A dialog box of “Add new IDU” will open with the release of left key of mouse (fig.14 Working area after adding of the first branch The character string below each frame in working area indicates ID of the equipment. and then set property of indoor units.Capacity of the equipment (cooling/heating) Branch model The numbers above the pipeline: diameter of liquid/gas pipe The numbers below the pipeline: pipe length/elbows ID: cluster/subsystem ID/equipment ID Fig. and 102 duct type indoor unit in the room of 24 ㎡. 3. 21 .15).Now let’s add indoor units: Remove the wall-mounted unit icon in the left indoor units/branch view into either of the 2 frames in the right of branch in working area. The 2-branch can connect with 2 sets of pipeline as the two blank frames in the figure.4 Adding Indoor Unit 101 and 102 This subsystem set before included 101 wall mounted type indoor unit in the room of 12 ㎡ .

Fig.15 Add New IDU 22 .

Enter area of room. Selection of room type: select the type of room where the indoor unit is installed to calculate load of the room. the information about it can be filled in the frame. Indoor unit ID must be sole to mark the indoor unit. pipe length and ID number. Selection button for other models: press this button and self-selection other models instead of recommending. wall-mounted type and so on. Recommend button for model selection: press this button to calculate load so that the only model of indoor unit can be selected. meanwhile. Add new IDU dialog box Selection of indoor unit series: available series include cassette type. duct type.In “Add new IDU ” dialog box (Fig.16): Selection of indoor unit series Selection of room types Selection indoor unit model rule Room area Selection of indoor unit Calculated load Parameters of indoor unit type model Current model of indoor unit Buttons for selection of other models of indoor unit Buttons for recommended indoor unit model Length of pipeline connected with indoor unit Number of elbows in pipeline connected with indoor unit Indoor unit ID Connect parameters of Indoor unit document Fig16. Fig.17 23 .

there are two methods to select indoor unit model. and pipe length. in which all available models under current project settings are listed . For example. a dialog box of Models will open. and then click on Ok. as in fig. it can be shown in fig.The second one is selected by the users.Fig17. Dialog box after enter of data Fig18.20 and the frame of “IDU model” is blank.18 that Cal load is 2.This model is selected from the models nearest approaching the load of 2. After enter of the above data.19 and fig. Dialog box after pressing of recommend Note: calculated load has included compensation of ambient temp. 24 .3 kW and the frame of “IDU model sleeted” is filled with GMV-R22G/D-D. the result will be shown in fig.20. If Click on Others.3kW. if user selects GMV-R50G/D-D. The first one is recommended by the software。If click on Recommend.

Fig. the result will be shown in fig. click on Ok.18.21. a dialog box of Models will open. in which all available models under current project settings are listed Fig. 25 .20 consumer selection unit model own According to fig.19 Click on others.

Working area after adding of indoor unit 101: Adding indoor unit: model. equivalent pipe length Fig. 26 . ID. 21 Working area after adding of indoor unit 101 Take the same step as adding indoor unit 101. and diameter of liquid/gas pipe connected with indoor unit Adding indoor unit: cooling/heating capacity. After adding of indoor unit 102.22. working area is shown in fig.liquid/gas pipe length/elbows.

Fig. 22 Working area after adding of indoor unit 102 27 .

the models and number of indoor units driven by outdoor unit have been specified. The result is shown in fig.9. the frames of “cal load” of outdoor unit (total load of indoor units driven by it) and “selected ODU model ” are filled. 23 Recommended outdoor unit model after pressing recommend button From this figure.23. dblclick on outdoor unit project to open a dialog of Edit ODU like fig. Click on Ok. Fig.24 28 . the working are is shown in fig.2.3. and then click on Recommend. In such case.5 Recommendation of Outdoor Unit Model So far.

only confirmation of the settings in fig. So far. the model selection of equipments of cooling/heating system of FirFloor system has been finished 3. But if there is 3-phase power supply for indoor unit.Cooling/heating capacity of outdoor Branch model Fig.3 Electric Connection of Subsystem Electric parameters of the 3 subsystems should be set.31 is needed.24 Working area after selection of outdoor unit model During recommendation. Click on “Power supply system…” in System menu to open the dialog box like fig. the software will automatically calculate and select models of all branches and diameter of gas/liquid pipe of upstream pipeline connected with branch. the connect phase of each indoor unit should be selected to ensure balance.31 and set electric connection 29 . If power supply of all indoor units of the 3 subsystems is single phase.

The whole dialog box includes 2 lists. the settings is unnecessary.In this instruction. If not. The list of single-phase indoor units is needed to be set in the field of “Connect phase(3N)”. dblclick on this field to open a selection combo box for phase selection. Current selected system is FirFloor. 30 . The upper one indicates indoor units with single phase and the lower one indicates indoor units with 3. just click on OK to set. select a subsystem for electric connection. Since power supply of all indoor units of each subsystem is single phase.Since power supply of all indoor units of current subsystem is single phase. so simple Conformation is ok Note: In the subsystem selection combo box.phase. power supply of all indoor units of each subsystem is single phase.

click on “ Output…” in File menu bar to open a dialog box like fig. located in work file of application program and named by result.4 Remote Monitor / Charge of Project If remote monitor/charge or central monitor to the whole project is needed. The other one is Control type used by project . One is summary file by means of excel form.xls. electric connection and remote monitor. 31 图 33 output settings .32. Setting method: click on “Remote monitor…” in system menu bar to open a dialog box for remote monitor/charge or central monitor settings like fig. The other one is system connection sketch map by means of AutoCAD 2004. two items are needed to be set. If result output is needed. it should be set. Fig32 Remote monitor settings In fig.Both of the two forms of output are default. including cooling/heating system of subsystems. have been finished. 3.33. So far.Control type includes remote monitor/charge and central monitor. One is CBoardCount_U field which indicates pin board count used by each outdoor unit. all the model selection and configuration of the whole project.3.5 Result Output This software provides two forms of model selection data output. It only can be modified when difference between count of indoor units driven by outdoor unit and allowable count of indoor units exists in a certain range.32.

Condition table. There is a single drawing for remote monitor of the whole project. diameters and so on. System table indicates the actual models and quantity of indoor/outdoor units of each subsystem.34. 35 about sketch map of FirFloor Fig34 FirFloor subsystem drawing 32 . so there are four drawings in AutoCAD in total. for each subsystem has its own System table) Remote monitor table Cover table indicates the information about models of all indoor/outdoor units used by the whole project. electric parameters of subsystem (sectional area and cores of power cord and capacity of breaker and diagram of subsystem working area. Condition table indicates conditions of project settings. Remote monitor table indicates quantity of communication modules/models and quantity of Repeaters/models and other kits used by the whole project.Result. System table (many papers.xls summary file includes cover table. there are 3 subsystems. Refer to fig. statistical information about pipe length. AutoCAD Figure Each subsystem has its own drawing. As for this instruction. refrigerant charge volume.

the red pipeline. with which the communication modules connect. There are two forms of connection between outdoor unit and communication module.36. Fig36 remote monitor drawing In fig.Fig35 local zoom out view in Fig34 In fig. red frames indicate outdoor units. blue communication line and white power cord are shown. 33 .36 about remote monitor/central monitor sketch map. Refer to fig.35.

“4s” is also a placeholder which indicates the communication modules are in series. each outdoor unit only connects with one communication module.IDU0 express first indoor unit. communication line specifications 34 . In fig.36 Note: some of their graph indicated the following meanings: System0_IDU0 : make up of English and Arabia number.. The number 8 in the figure is only a placeholder. which is shown as a) in fig. AWG :wire gauge. b) indicates an outdoor unit connects with multi-communication modules.a) single communication module a) multi-communication modules Fig36 communication representation In fig.36. a) indicates an outdoor unit connects with only one communication module. System0 means first subsystem in item. which indicates the outdoor unit can connect with multi-communication modules.35. both are distinguish from number System0_ODU : means the first subsystem of outdoor unit System0_Branch1: means the first branch of the first subsystem QF : is the fuse (fuse). the top of the logo capability.

delete a current room type Add :Add a new room type Edit:edit a selected room type Delete:delete a selected room type 35 .4 others 4. edit a current room type.1 room type edition Room Type menu item below system menu Be able to complete operation below: Add a new room type.

3 Option… The below is the option item in the system: 36 .2 connection board –IDU distribution of multiple connection board It needs to be specified the connection board according to every IDU when subsystem has many connection boards. Below is the interface: To IDU. The recheck button recheck whether if all the IDUS are connect with connection board. 4.4. just click the mouse in the connection board where needs to be connected. This function is set on connection board in system.

and select it means needed to recommend unit renewedly (provide whole selection and whole cancel just for convenient use) If doesn’t select it. if you click on Accept button. if recommend a unit software unsuccessfully. Imperial and meteric are available. selection in the menu system The effect is as the same as the above one . you want to change the branch size. if now. and the mistake would be showed in the remark list After complete recommend work renewedly. After choosing unit system.5 renew auto-recommend After select the whole units. The optional box below is used to be specified whether the item needs remote control. the unit of temperature and length are both be changed. but not rely on software recommend) After select needed to recommend unit renewedly. you can select model as you like. not only actual units of temperature and length in the procedure will according to what you have chosen but also does the result in the Excel. the downstream indoor unit would change to recommend condition renewedly after change the branch size. at the beginning.The editor above is used to set executable path for AutoCad . and it will pop-up dialog box below In the dialog box above. but also display the downstream unit needed to recommend renewedly in the list box. then reselect type empty list bag. you could select “Recommend Models”menu item of system menu to simplify the work of renewed recommend Now.. After unit system changed . then select menu item above. There is a selection box in each row. then software could recalculate and complete recommend work. Remark 2: this function support vertion 2. 4. it will come out 3 situations below: 37 . it means it doesn’t need to recommend unit model renewedly ( for example. click on recommend button. Now. you select changed branching joints. and the result would display in reselected type button and remark.(default unnecessary-unhook) 4. it could not only display current selected unit’s ID.4 unit system selection There are two places for unit system selection 1 In the dialog box of items set You can choose unit system in this dialog box according to figure 3 when establish new item. 2.0 only.

8 choice of software language Choose the suitable language according to your need in Menu-Option-Language choice 38 . At last. After that the macro safety setting in the trust centre of the optional dialog box can be altered. then choose Access document/database property menu option. meanwhile. the sign requiring to be recommended again will disappear. Choose the self-defining label page in dialog box which pop-up subsequently . 4. option dialog box would appear in the right lower corner in the pop-up Menu. Meanwhile. you can see the property in the property list box. 4. Remark:this function support version 2.0 or above only.A. If reelected type exists which means the software can successfully auto-recommend the type. The unseleted unit of the selection box should be recommended again. Remark 2: this function support version 2. No matter the unit of the selection box has been marked or not if the software fail to auto-recommend at the preceding step. B.0 or above only. click on button Accept and then the corresponding unit-type will turn out to be a reelected one. the primary type of the unit will be the same. C. the sign requiring to be recommended again will present. the sign requiring to be recommended again will disappear. after clicking on button Accept.7check the Version information of the data-base Open data-base. Click the left-upper icon.6 result output to the Microsoft Office 2007 Excel macro safety setting Follow the steps below to finish the setting of macro safety. After clicking on button Accept. 4. Select the selection box which needs to be recommended again. it needs select unit model by handwork Remark1: outdoor unit can’t be re-chosen in the above dialog. meanwhile. the corresponding unit-type will not change. the work should be finished in its own interface recommended.

no need to choose whether or not by cooling or heating selection. 18、When recommend indoor unit. 14、Add capacity input option in the indoor unit option. give emphasis to update R22 T1/T3 , R410A and R410A digital GMV outdoor unit. corresponding numerical value should change to corresponding variety: for example in the model of metric system 35C. the clew temperature should be 10~54C in T3 work condition. 7、Operation specification should open the corresponding selected lingual edition according to the selected software language. 10、Choose connection board need double-click. then display. change to the default heat pump Model 22、Change the interface while meeting the cooling. 5、Model problem. change to single-click.3 edit 1、 Edit help. add “full-choose” and “full cancel” function. If the user no input. and other model in the database. 13、Add percent limit option in the outdoor unit option interface. unable to specify indoor unit in the distribution of connection board properly 20、Selection for heat recovery. model parameter database should be update according to the up-to-the-minute export model. you need to reset every time you restart the software. 15 、 When choose Metric system or British system. 16、Enter the new added heat-cold transfer device picture of CAD 17、Add judgement sign line of heat-recovery model indoor unit . users can import required load of indoor unit directly instead choose the room style and room area firstly. 6、Can not default after rejigger AutoCAD executable file path. for example as QF and AWG. according to the default condition of selection. for fear bring the doubt of client. prompt window doesn’t use “ yes、no”. add a parameter and display.3 edition 2、Added heat-recovery model to the item setting menu 3、If it is heat-recovery mode. cooling conditions. system selection in accordance with the calculation required to meet heating. modify the pipeline logic.you need to select corresponding cold-heat switch device according to the rating capacity of the indoor unit.when change to British system. 23、Increase the mouse wheel scrolling the screen features that make operation more humane. 12、Cancel all the refrigeration system tree interface. 19、Modify the use of modular outdoor unit. outdoor unit.Upgrade to 2. 8、When the users choose work condition/work quatity by mistake. the system will choose the right indoor unit after calculate the revise capacity. and should directly instead “confirm:”button is ok. 9、Software interface can set language category in the option by the client himself. it is not 35F but automatically transfer to 95F. default English.doc specification document according to the new appended content. and modify the draw screen relatively 21、Default selection is a single cold model according to refrigeration capacity. heating conditions. 4、When set work situation.users input the cooling temperatures and the heating temperature conditions.5. Update note specification Version 2. 39 . 11、Add abbreviative comments that is exported by CAD in the help document. otherwise change to cancel selection after choose connection board.

24、Check system functions. other series of options for non-optional state. an increase in the system tips when it is normal 25、Conducting heat recovery selection step into selecting a outdoor unit interface. 40 . outdoor unit type can only choose GRH Series.