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I have 2 questions about ETABS.

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Hi, I have 2 questions about ETABS:

1- In Assign > Frame/line loads > Distributed >Load type and Direction > Direction> Global X proj. Whats does Global x Proj mean?

2-In Define > Static load cases name > Loads > Type > Notional. What does Notional load mean?

Thank you very much.

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Global x Proj is the center of rigidity. This settings needs the Y value to be added so that you can perform rotation.
Notional load is the load that is applied to the object. This value needs to be entered according to your calculations.

asked Nov 7, 2013
edited Apr 27, 2015 by
What are the applications that use Global X Proj?

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