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Meenu July 18, 2008 14:24

Animation of vectors
 
How do we get vector animation? I tried it the as given in the guide for contours but it didn't work and also when superimposing vectors on top of contours. Any suggestions?

Prakash July 20, 2008 10:22

Re: Animation of vectors
 
May I know what error you are getting

Meenu July 20, 2008 11:48

Re: Animation of vectors
 
No error. Its just that I can not see them moving. They are still.

Prakash July 21, 2008 02:02

Re: Animation of vectors
 
two possibilities:

1. you have to initialise the animation before the iteration- have you done that

may i know number of frames that u given

Meenu July 22, 2008 10:46

Re: Animation of vectors
 
I have not defined any key frames. I am following the procedure given in Tutorial guide > Modeling Unsteady Compressible Flow > Step 10: Saving and Postprocessing Time-Dependent Data Sets

Thanks for the help.


Prakash July 22, 2008 20:47

Re: Animation of vectors
 
in solve->Animate->playback press "Write" and save the file in mpeg format.

Now open the mpeg file from the folder I hope you should get the animation, if not send let me have a look.

If you dont mind can you send me the pexit.c file to me.


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