This property sets/gets the current state of the active switch. No effect if switch is locked.  However, Reset removes any lock and then closes the switch (shelf state).


% Create DSS object

DSSObject = actxserver('OpenDSSEngine.DSS')

if ~DSSObject.Start(0),

                    disp('Unable to start openDSS');



DSSText = DSSObject.Text;

DSSCircuit = DSSObject.ActiveCircuit;

% Compile a model        

DSSText.Command = 'Compile C:\myPath\myModel.dss';

DSSSwtCtrl = DSSCircuit.SwtControls;

% activates the first SW of the list


% gets the action programmed for the active SW

mySWState = DSSSwtCtrl.Action;