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.

Material Properties visualization
Check material properties on model
Sandrine Dischert

Smart computing with PAM-STAMP
Tips and tricks to reduce computational time for PAM-STAMP input files.
Vladimir Cerny
Sheet Metal Forming

Tips for Immersive Workspace Parameters (USER)
This is a description of several parameters of the Immersive Workspace module within IC.IDO. This document helps you to understand the different parameters in order to set up your immersive environment for your needs.
Frank Schoeffel
Virtual Reality

Switch Ergonomics module in IC.IDO 11.2 (ADMINISTRATOR)
IC.IDO 11.2 introduces the new IDO.ErgonomicsRAMSIS module with the digital human model based on RAMSIS, while still offering as well the previous IDO.Ergonomics module based on CharAT. If users need to switch frequently between the two modules, we describe here the...
Frank Schoeffel
Virtual Reality

Laptop Graphics Support with IC.IDO (ADMINISTRATOR)
IC.IDO 11.2 supports HMD-ready laptops, i.e. laptops with NVIDIA Quadro P4000/P5000 graphics cards. However on systems with both onboard- and dedicated Quadro graphics card, care has to be taken that IC.IDO utilized the High-Performance graphics card.
Frank Schoeffel
Virtual Reality

Using HTC Vive Tracker in IC.IDO (ADMINISTRATOR)
Since version 11.2, IC.IDO supports trackers from HTC Vive (additional external tracking targets) as mockup trackers with IDO.SpecialTrack, for example to include physical objects into immersive reviews for validating reachability/accessibility, tool access and fit,...
Frank Schoeffel
Virtual Reality

Setting Up the SpaceMouse for IC.IDO (ADMINISTRATOR)
Learn here how to install and configure a 3D connexion Spacemouse for usage in IC.IDO: Open 3D connexion software and set property for button “Left” or “1” to “Application Use”, and finally adjust IC.IDO configuration.
Frank Schoeffel
Virtual Reality

How to request license information (ADMINISTRATOR)
This article describes the 2 variants how to create the license information file of your system. This license file has to be used to request new licenses for a cluster or desktop installation (according to your purchased software product.
Gregor Altmann
Virtual Reality

Visual-CFD Frequently asked questions with solutions
This article collects several tips & tricks for Visual-CFD users
Sunil Unaune
Virtual Integration Platform

How to create a circular camera animation around an object (USER)
If you want to create a re-usable animation of a virtual camera turning around a car, there is an easy way to do so.
Frank Schoeffel
Virtual Reality