(read only)

This property moves forward in the tree, return index of new active branch or 0 if no more.


% 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';

DSSTopology = DSSCircuit.Topology;

% Activate first branch on the list (closer to the substation)

i = DSSTopology.Fist;

% moves forward 

j = DSSTopology.ForwardBranch;

% gets the name of the active branch

myBranch = DSSTopology.BranchName;