MicroLearning

MicroLearning QuickCoach

Quick videos to coach you on some of our favorite ExtendSim features.



ExtendSim Blocks

 

Equation Block BasicsEquation Block Basics
17:33 minutes
Play videoIntroduction to Equation blocks. Learn about input and output variables, building equations, using and testing the equation editor, and basic syntax...
Equation DebuggerEquation Debugger
Play video14:44 minutes
Intermediate level video covering enabling/disabling the Equation debugger, setting/removing breakpoints, and stepping through your code....
Shift BlockShift Block
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6:06 minutes
Why, how, and when to use a Shift block. Learn about types of shifts, shift-aware blocks, and connecting the Shift block...

Chart Blocks

 

Chart Blocks - Common OptionsChart Blocks Common Options
5:11 minutes
Play videoIntroduction to ExtendSim Chart blocks. Explore the dialog, data, and graph tabs, popup menu options, data collection, and cloning...
Trace EditorChart Blocks Trace Editor
Play video6:16 minutes
Learn how to use the Trace Editor in Chart blocks by changing its name, colors, line thickness, symbols, etc....
Line ChartLine Chart
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4:50 minutes
Introduction to the most useful block in the Chart library. Learn how to trace the history of values over time in a simulation...
Line Chart Graph PropertiesLine Chart Graph Properties
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4:50 minutes
Introduction to the most useful block in the Chart library. Learn how to trace the history of values over time in a simulation...

Using ExtendSim

 

Cycle TimeCalculating Cycle Time
6:11 minutes
Play videoLearn what cycle time is, a few ways to calculate cycle time, and examine the Information block and other blocks used to define cycle time in ExtendSim...
Simulation SetupSimulation Setup
7:24 minutes
Play videoBrief introduction to the most frequently used functions of the Simulation Setup dialog, including setting up simulation run length, global time units, and running multiple replications...