What is SAP2000?

Overview. The SAP name has been synonymous with state-of-the-art analytical methods since its introduction over 30 years ago. SAP2000 follows in the same tradition featuring a very sophisticated, intuitive and versatile user interface powered by an unmatched analysis engine and design tools for engineers working on transportation, industrial,…

What does S2K mean in SAP 2000?

$2K or S2K – a SAP2000 text file which the software will attempt to import. /R – automatically runs analysis after the data file has been successfully opened or imported. Pn – where n is 1 or 2: P1 runs analysis in the same process as SAP2000.

How do I start sapsap2000 from the command line?

SAP2000 may be started from the command line using the path to SAP2000.exe, the path to a SAP2000 data file, and four optional switches which control software operation after the data file opens. An example is given as follows: Components may be explained as follows: This is the path to SAP2000.exe. This is the path to the SAP2000 data file.

Why SAP2000 for structural analysis?

From a simple small 2D static frame analysis to a large complex 3D nonlinear dynamic analysis, SAP2000 is the easiest, most productive solution for your structural analysis and design needs.