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User Guide

Datgel

Point Load Tool gINT Add-In
DPLT-UG-001 - 1.01 March 2010

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................................5 1............................................................................................................... ii Hardware and Operating System ...........6 Installation Overview................ ii Conventions and typography used in this guide ......................... ii Field Colours.....................................Contents About the Product ....... 3 Point Load Tool gINT Add-In User Guide i Datgel DPLT-UG-001 ....................................................... 1 Merge gINT Library Objects ............................................................................... 1 Merge gINT Project Tables ..........................................................................................1..................................................4 1......................... 1 DLL Program Installation ....... 1 Package Contents .................................................................................................................................................................................. ii gINT ................................................................. ii System Requirements ...................................... iii 1 Installation and Licensing .........................................March 2010 ...................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................01...............................3 1......................................................................................................... ii Support ................................................................................................................. 2 2 Using the Tool ................... ii Required Windows Components ..........................1 1............ 1 Before Installation ...................................................................2 1......................................................................................... 1 1...............................................................

5 Framework SP1 Conventions and typography used in this guide Note: Tips and additional Information to help you.com or call +61 2 8202 8600. th e. You can also view the Point Load test results of the selected PointID in Point Load Test Form. CTRL. The product will run using gINT Logs. Key combinations. Bold Text Italics Emphasis CAPITALS KEY+KEY Point Load Tool gINT Add-In User Guide ii Datgel DPLT-UG-001 . You need to complete the installation procedure (see Error! Reference source not found. gINT Logs Plus. command buttons. Navigate to UTILITIES | Convert Projects (4 tab).) and activate (see Datgel Product Licensing System User Guide) before you can use the Point Load Tool. > | Used to indicate a series of menu commands.March 2010 . gINT Professional is recommended.com/products_requirements. e. you can just enter the Point Load test results in one form. for example CTRL+P. or items in a list. e. Support 12 months support and maintenance is included with the license purchase.g.01. Application. Use to emphasize the importance of a point such as parameters. and gINT Professional. Instead of entering Point Load test results by going through three tables. SHIFT. on page Error! Bookmark not defined. Used to indicate a gINT Application Group.1 . Select File > Open.NET 3. Required Windows Components 1.gintsoftware. DATA DESIGN | Project Database Items you must select.g.1. This Add-in is particularly useful to ensure Point Load test results are entered correctly.2.About the Product The Datgel Point Load Test Form gINT Add-In is specifically for the AGS RTA gINT files and makes easy to enter Point Load test results into Specimens Shear Tests and Point Load tables. 2. or ALT+F4. or ALT. For technical support please email support@datgel. Data Entry – Check Omit Must Save prompt when save is required Names of keys on the keyboard. Table Group or Table . System Requirements gINT The product runs using gINT 7 or higher. for example.g.g. e. see: http://www.html. Hardware and Operating System Same system requirements as gINT 8. Windows Installer 3.

or data in this field influences the calculation Legacy Data Field – historic data entered here.g.g. cdir File name or path Table_Name Field_Name Command line Field Colours Each of the fields in the project tables have been coloured to improve the data entry process as indicated below in Table 1.glb or V:\10 gINT\Datgel Install Files\ Database table name. Table 1 – Field Colours Field Colour Yellow Pastel Purple Pastel Green Pastel Beige Pastel Red Pastel Blue Pastel Orange Grey Field Name and Explanation gINT Key Field – mandatory data entry AGS Data – data associated with the AGS Data Interchange Format Calculated Field – data is written to this field by Datgel’s code Data Entry Field – data should be entered into this field.March 2010 .g. is typically from an old database Output Option – used to control how data displays on a report Remark or Metadata Field – additional data associated with the primary information Read-only Point Load Tool gINT Add-In User Guide iii Datgel DPLT-UG-001 . di_lib. e.g.Code Snippet Code sample Indicates a code snippet within a paragraph Indicates a sample program codes inserted in user guide e. presented exactly as it must be entered e.1. Database field name. PointID Command line.01.g. e. public override string ToString () Used for formatting file name and paths e. POINT_TABLE.

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Browse to the Point Load Test Form Lib XX.1 1. Close gINT before you start installation.NET 3.X. Keep the serial number and license number handy.3   Before Installation Make sure that the computer where you plan to install the program meets the minimum hardware and software requirements.pdf SetupDatgelPointLoadTest X.1    Installation and Licensing Installation Overview Install DLL programs Merge gINT library objects Importing Project table objects There are three parts to the installation process: It is not important which order this is done in.4 DLL Program Installation To install the form run the file named SetupDatgelPointLoadTest X_XXX.01. 1.2     Package Contents Datgel Point Load Test Form gINT Add-In Manual X.NET 3.5 framework is installed on the PC prior to the installation of the Tool. Go to UTILITES | Lib Merge/Copy. It is recommended that you exit out of other applications that maybe running on your PC. The Output Tool requires that the Microsoft .5     Merge gINT Library Objects Open gINT and be using the library file you wish to use with the Datgel Point Load Test Form.gpj Point Load Test Form Lib XX. If your PC does not have the .5 framework installed.glb Check the Query On Overwrite box.March 2010 Point Load Tool gINT Add-In – User Guide 1 . 1. and click Execute.glb Your software purchase may have come with the following contents: 1.msi 1. then it will be automatically downloaded and installed during the Tool installation process.1. move all library objects to the right side box. Connect your PC to the Internet before installation (must have a working Internet connection).X yyyy-mm-dd. Datgel DPLT-UG-001 .     Log into the PC with Administrator privileges before starting installation. A few basic preparations can help ensure an effortless installation.msi Point Load Test Form XX.

6 Merge gINT Project Tables The project file must have the tables and fields in the Point Load Test Form XX.gpj project. The use the Table > Import Multiple Tables command.1.March 2010 .01. gINT Rules module.This will merge in the Add-In menu item. and import all tables in the Point Load Test Form XX.gpj project. If required navigate to DATA DESIGN | Project Database. Point Load Tool gINT Add-In – User Guide 2 Datgel DPLT-UG-001 . and library tables related to the Form. and open the target data template or project. 1.

1.2 Using the Tool To Launch the tool go to INPUT and select the command Add-Ins > Datgel Point Load Test Form The following form will then show.March 2010 . Select the PointID for the Point Load test results and you can view the Point Load test results for this selected PointID. click the Update button in order to save the changes into the database.01. After you have entered the new values. Point Load Tool gINT Add-In – User Guide 3 Datgel DPLT-UG-001 . You can also add a new Point Load test result for this PointID by entering the test result in the last row.