Sunil Lilhare
Ansys Employee


Hello, you can import the existing CAD in Ansys Discovery and then use Ansys Discovery CAD for further steps.
To know more on supported file types for CAD imports in Ansys Discovery, please refer to a section of Ansys Discovery documentation whose link is given below.

Supported File Types for Import and Export (

To know how to clean the CAD for use in CFD analysis, please have a look at the Lesson 1 Part 2 of the Ansys Innovation Course on External Aerodynamic Analysis of an FSAE Car, specially designed for student teams. The link of the lesson is given below.

FSAE CAD Preparation using Ansys Discovery| Ansys Courses

”If you are not able to access the link, please refer to this forum discussion: How to access the ANSYS Online Help