This property sets/gets the active sensor by name.


% 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';

DSSSensors = DSSCircuit.Sensors;

% activates the first sensor on the list

i = DSSSensors.First;

% gets the element measured by the active sensor

myElName = DSSSensors.MeteredElement;

% gets the element terminal measured by the active sensor

myElTerm = DSSSensors.MeteredTerminal;

% gets the name of the active sensor

myElName = DSSSensors.Name;