Tips & Tricks

Here you will find articles on how to solve specific issues related to ESI's software solutions. Missing ESI products will be added progressively. Each article has a short abstract which is accessible to everyone. As logged users you can see the full article with all attached screenshots, and you can post comments related to each article.

Visual-Environment Highlight of Visual-Seat: STAN Thermal Dummy
STAN is a thermal dummy to test thermal comfort and moisture management characteristics of automobile, truck, and airplane seating. This device is commercialized by Thermetrics® and some relevant information can be found here: https://thermetrics.com/products/manikin/...
Christian Marca
Virtual Seat, Virtual Integration Platform

Visual-Environment Highlight of Visual-Seat: Sewing Simulation Guided Setup
Sewing simulations aim at assembling flat cover patterns and wrapping them around deformable foam block. This application exists in Visual-Seat for many versions as a set of toolboxes and functionalities enabling to set-up this type of input. This has been enhanced...
Christian Marca
Virtual Seat, Virtual Integration Platform

Visual-Environment Highlight of Visual-Seat: Foam Blocks Positioning
When assembling the different components of the seat, it may happen that the foam at rest is intersecting the frame and/or the suspensions. In order to remove those intersections, a simulation-based technique had been implemented previously by applying surface pressure...
Christian Marca
Virtual Seat, Virtual Integration Platform

SEA : License error on the windows client side
License error on the windows client side But ping server works ok...->>Check the client firewall(s)! might have to be off
Emna Ben Ali
Vibro-Acoustics

complex impedance spectrum from an NCT
How do I create a complex impedance spectrum from an NCT?,This can be achieved by using the standard utility script under FE & BEM Utilities > Create > Create Area Isolator from NCT.
Emna Ben Ali
Vibro-Acoustics

Virtual TL: which surface is used in the computation
Virtual TL: which surface is used in the computation The area is obtained by the first layer, emission side.
Emna Ben Ali
Vibro-Acoustics

How do I get sensor values using scripting?
Script prints Real and Imag values of selected sensor Usage: Run the script and specify the output results
Emna Ben Ali
Vibro-Acoustics

Is there a QuickScript function to clear the undo buffer?
Use GUI_SendCommand(33124) It refreshes the 3D window and clears the undo-buffer.
Emna Ben Ali
Vibro-Acoustics

How do I use QuickScript to delete temporary geometry?
The command is available from the GU
Emna Ben Ali
Vibro-Acoustics

Quickscript for Double wall junctions
When creating a script to modify a double wall junction, running it may not affect results. If editing the script with GUI, then everything works.
Emna Ben Ali
Vibro-Acoustics