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Old   May 21, 2013, 08:52
Question ICEM CFD - Remeshing - Basic
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I have a problem to get the remeshing starting.
I'm actually testing the well known "ANSYS Tutorial: CFX Re-Meshing" tutorial:

I have allready checked my settings twice but I can't find the reason for the following behaviour:
The solver stops when the interrupt condition is "reached" but then no remeshing occurs - the solver finished.
In CFD-Post I can see the box moving until the stop.

So, what could be the reason for that? I'm deeply grateful for help.
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Old   May 22, 2013, 07:27
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Try posting this in meshing forum:

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Old   June 20, 2013, 09:53
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Hi Bill,

I'm having similar problems as well. CFX executes the interruption routine but then doesn't carry out the remeshing. Have you found a solution for this yet?

Thanks for your help.
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Old   June 21, 2013, 04:11
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Hi vplpaul,

***yes, but it was related to my PC setup - not to my experimental setup.
If you use Windows: Try to remove the ICEM path variabel from your windows environment variabels - it was somethink like ICEM_ROOT or ICEM_CFD_ROOT or just ICEM_CFD (I don't know the exact name, anymore).***

Sorry, this was the reason of another problem.
The "non starting remeshing" problem occured when I used the "Essential" and "Low Speed Most Compression" options in the output control. I switched it to the Default settings and everything worked. But I don't know the exact crucial part ("Results", "Trn Results", ...)...

I hope this will help you, too.

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