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Old   May 14, 2006, 18:41
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Astrid
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Hi all,

I am getting sick and tired of redefining my animation frames over and over, each time I start a new transient case. Is there a way to save these frames (pressure, velocity and grid) and reread them for a new run?

Thanks beforehand, Astrid
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Old   May 15, 2006, 04:54
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Steve Silvester
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Hi,

You can save the actual frames from the animate playback panel by setting write/record to 'animation frames' and hitting 'write'. You'll get a .cxa and a bunch of .hmf files which you can read in on a separate run and playback. To get it to start recording more frames on a separate run using the same animation definition you can use a journal file recording the steps you took to initially define the animation. Just read it in and it'll perform all the tedious define animation steps for you.

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Steve
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Old   May 15, 2006, 09:05
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Hi Steve,

This helps. Making a journal file does the trick.

Thanks, Astrid
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