(read only)

This property returns a Boolean indicating of PD element should be treated as a shunt element rather than a series element. Applies to Capacitor and Reactor elements in particular.


% 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';

% Handler for PDelements interface

DSSPDE = DSSObject.PDElements;

% Activates the first PDE on the list

i = DSSPDE.First;

% Checks if the active PDE is shunt connected (cap or reactor)

myPDEShunt = DSSPDE.IsShunt;