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.

3D Combine
As existing 2D Combine in Visual-Mesh, 3D Combine has been introduced to undone refinements.
Sandrine Dischert
Multiphysics, Virtual Integration Platform

New pattern in Visual-Mesh 3D split
The aim of this new 3D pattern is to allow users to refine mesh on a restricted area
Sandrine Dischert
Multiphysics, Virtual Integration Platform

Conversion Files .fdb in .erfh5 on Network Drive
It is not straightforward to do the conversion Files .fdb in .erfh5 on Network Drive in Visual Viewer. In order to make it work properly, it is necessary to map network drive to the local machine. In this way, the files on network could be handled like on local...
Yonggang Duan
Multiphysics, Welding & Assembly

Boundary Layer Mesh tool demonstration
Easily creating a connection between a tetramesh and an hexamesh is possible, using Boundary Layer Mesh tool.
Sandrine Dischert
Multiphysics, Welding & Assembly, Virtual Integration Platform

Coupling windows for postreatment visualization
When comparison between results is needed, coupling windows and synchronizing animations is a key tool.
Sandrine Dischert
Multiphysics, Welding & Assembly, 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