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Using Default Mesh Settings

To accept the default mesh settings (default element size and tolerance values):

  1. Click Run Simulation.

    When the simulation is complete, an animation of the deformed part is displayed.

  2. Click Stop animation or Play animation .
  3. Review the animation and determine whether the loads and fixtures are applied properly.
    • Click Yes, continue if the animation is okay.
    • Otherwise, click No, return to Loads/Fixtures, modify the loads and fixtures, and then rerun the study.
  4. When simulation is complete, a check mark appears next to Run and Results in the SimulationXpress wizard.

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