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Old   September 25, 2021, 16:33
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Hi,
I am using OpenFoam 2.1. I saved the solution files in binary format. I want to change the format to ascii to see pressure values. How can I use Foamformatconvert option in OpenFoam? What changes I have to implement in controlDict files to use this option?
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Old   September 29, 2021, 09:16
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I'm using a more recent version so not sure if it'll be exactly the same, but in mine, you set
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writeFormat     ascii;
in system/controlDict, then run
foamFormatConvert
(probably with the -noConstant flag, to not also convert your mesh, but again I'm using a newer version so the flags might be different)
foamFormatConvert rewrites everything in the format specified in controlDict
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