Starting up ANSYS

Starting up ANSYS

Large File Sizes

ANSYS can create rather large files when running and saving; be sure that your local drive has space for it.

Getting the Program Started

In the Mec E 3-3 lab, there are two ways that you can start up ANSYS:
  1. Windows NT application
  2. Unix X-Windows application

Windows NT Start Up

Starting up ANSYS in Windows NT is simple:

Unix X-Windows Start Up

Starting the Unix version of ANSYS involves a few more steps: