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s.m April 28, 2013 12:04

foamTotecplot 360 usage
 
hi everyone:)
i am working on an airfoil, i analyzes it in the OpenFoam, after converging the solution i run "foamToTecplot360 -latestTime"
it gives me a folder with name Tecplot360,now my question is that how could i use this folder in Tecplot??? i wana draw the pressureCoeffs on the airfoil with tecplot, but i don't khow how:(
i really need your help, please help me:)

nikesh May 1, 2013 02:29

Have you sorted it out? If not, here's how you do it:
1. Start tecplot in your computer
2. In tecplot go to, File>Load Data Files(s)>Tecplot data Loader
3. Tecplot Data Loader will pop up. There, go to ur "Tecplot360" directory, click on "Multiple Files". You have 2 directories (or, folders) and 2 .plt files (don't worry about the files in those directories, what you need are the two .plt files)
4. Double click on first, the grid plt file and then the other plt file.
5. Click on "Open Files"
There you go!!
Hope it helps.


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