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Old   February 20, 2010, 10:43
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I have generated a mesh in ICEM and exported it to Fluent. However when I read in the mesh I can not see the parts I created in ICEM (i.e. inlet, outlet, etc). I would appreciate if somebody could offer some help.
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Old   February 22, 2010, 12:36
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Did you have shell elements in those parts?

Did you create bocos in those parts?

You must at least click on the bocos button and hit accept to save a default file, but you could also set things up more carefully, then you must make sure to save the project before outputting. The output operation is a batch operation that runs off the saved files, so saving is critical.

This usually works pretty well. Actually, the ICEM CFD ability to write fluent.msh files is 100% of the options available in the format.
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