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input external data as pre-stress into static analysis


    • younghwan choi
      I have tried to input external data as pre-stress into static structural analysis
      however, it is required additional license
      is there additional method? 
      I use mechanical pro license.
    • Akshay Maniyar
      Ansys Employee

      Hi Younghwan,

      You can use external data or Inistate command for defining initial stress. Inistate command is not supported with mechanical pro license. Please check the below Ansys help link for more details.

      INISTATE (


      Akshay Maniyar

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