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Patran Tip – Displaying IDs: Solid 1.4, Surface 4.2, etc.

Patran Tip – Displaying IDs: Solid 1.4, Surface 4.2, etc.

Christian Aparicio April 4, 2013 0

Question: I need to apply a pressure to face Solid 1.4, how can I display this ID on the viewport? Answer: Go to Utilities>Display>Geometry Free Faces/Edges… and check on Free Faces, Free Edges, or

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Patran Tip – Identify Entity IDs On-the-fly

Patran Tip – Identify Entity IDs On-the-fly

Christian Aparicio April 4, 2013 0

Question: How do I get ID numbers to appear on an entity as I move my mouse over them? Answer: Go to Preferences>Picking and check on “Label Highlighting.” Whenever you hover over an entity,

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MSC Software to Celebrate 50 Years of Simulation Innovation at 2013 User Conference

MSC Software to Celebrate 50 Years of Simulation Innovation at 2013 User Conference

Christian Aparicio January 24, 2013 0

SANTA ANA, CA–(Business Wire – January 24th, 2013) – As one of the ‘10 original software companies’ MSC Software Corporation, the leader in multidiscipline simulation solutions that accelerate product innovation, will celebrate a half-century

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Patran Tip – Student Tutorials

Patran Tip – Student Tutorials

Christian Aparicio January 11, 2013 0

Question: Where can I find Patran tutorials for students? Answer: You can find 30 Patran tutotrials on our YouTube channel. Here is a list. Tutorials 6-30 are referenced from page 305 of this document Patran 2012.2

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Patran Tip – Viewing the Stress Recovery Points in Beams

Patran Tip – Viewing the Stress Recovery Points in Beams

Christian Aparicio January 3, 2013 0

    Question: Is there a way to view the stress recovery points C, D, E and F in Patran for Beam elements? Answer:Yes, you use the "MSC Beam Verification Tools (2.2)" that is located

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