CFD Online Discussion Forums

CFD Online Discussion Forums (
-   FLUENT (
-   -   Tip of the week (

Erwin February 28, 2003 06:33

Tip of the week
Ever wondered why you can only select 'mass imbalance' when you want to display contours of your residuals? I did. And now I found out it can be changed. In the cortex window type:


One the questions that will pop up is

"Save cell residuals for post-processing? [no]"

Type "y" and behold, all residuals are now available for postprocessing. I wonder why this is not on by default?

ff February 28, 2003 06:37

Re: Tip of the week
Hi Erwin,

This is very good tip, especially for "debuging" fluid flow cases.

Regards, ff

lohen March 3, 2003 10:34

Re: Tip of the week
Yeah, great tip. But does this work in transient calculation ???

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:18.