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Old   July 15, 2013, 12:16
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Hello!

I'm trying to convert a Fluent mesh to an OpenFOAM one. The problem is that the mesh has to be in a .msh ASCII format and not in binary.

Can any of you help me? I don t find anythinh in Fluent about this.

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If you have ICEM, you can import it from ANSYS meshing and then re-export it in the Fluent format needed to convert in openFoam.
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Hello, thank you for your answer.

Your suggestion seems good but the problem is that i don t find the option to export to a fluent file (.msh).

See for yourself in here: http://d.pr/i/tqSz
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Hi Pedro,

I can't see anything in that image link you've sent me.
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I'm sorry. And here:https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/...5/Untitled.png ?
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Instead of exporting it from there, go to the output tab and click 'write input'. Choose ANSYS Fluent from there and it should write it in ASCII format.
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Problem in running ICEM grid in Openfoam

converting ICEM mesh to OpenFOAM

Problems converting a Fluent case file

fluent mesh to foam
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ok, thanks. no i have this message error:

Usage: fluent3DMeshToFoam <Fluent mesh file> [-cubit] [-scale scale factor] [-ignoreCellGroups cell group names] [-case dir] [-ignoreFaceGroups face group names] [-help] [-doc] [-srcDoc]



--> FOAM FATAL ERROR:
Wrong number of arguments, expected 1 found 0


FOAM exiting
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I am not expert in foam, so I dont have idea about the error message.

http://openfoamwiki.net/index.php/Fluent3DMeshToFoam

Fluent3DMeshToFoam

http://www.cfd-online.com/Forums/ope...meshing-other/
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ok, thanks a lot
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