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Old   August 13, 2009, 06:40
Default [ICEM] Applying surface mesh settings
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Probably a simple question but anyway.

I've selected some surfaces in the Surface Mesh Setup and have applied a maximum size. But I now want to have a smaller tetra size on these surfaces instead. But now when I open Surface Mesh Setup I have to reselect all the surfaces again and type in all the values - rather than just modify the single value I need to. It's as if I was starting at the beginning again.

There must be a feature, like in CFX-Mesh, that lists all the surface and edge sizing parameters so you only have to choose that and it recalls all the parameters.

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Old   August 20, 2009, 18:01
Default group into parts or subsets.
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You can collect all the surfaces of the same size into parts or subsets and then apply settings to those parts or subsets...
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Old   August 21, 2009, 02:16
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