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  1. ASME Stress Linearization

    add the ASME Stress Linearization as a post processor tool

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    • Support 64-bit node IDs

      When opening a large mesh with node IDs larger than 2 billion, Paraview overflows showing node IDs as -2147483648.

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      • delete parent with children in pipeline

        Presently, a parent in the pipeline can only be deleted when all children have been deleted before. Suggestion to allow deletion of a parent with implicit deletion of all of its children (instead of throwing an error that parent cannot be deleted).

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        • Force or deactivate some Readers. Reuse the Paraview already running

          1) I always work with xmdf files and every time I have to choose the reader to use in the menu, can we deactivate or force the use of a specific reader in the command line?

          2) also if I run a second command line to run paraview (with a filename as argument) can we reuse the instance of paraview already running. (to compare results for example)

          3 votes
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          • Add an ability to view or probe the i, j, k indices in a structured grid

            When checking solver results or input files of type structured grid it is important to have the ability to view the node indices in the zone (i, j, k) an not just a running number (for instance in the spreadsheet view)

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            • Extract selection + Preserve only connected topology

              Add to this filter option to select only connected elements (linked by common nodes) when mesh consists of several components in one dataset.

              149 votes
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              • . frd plugin for calculix

                Calculix has a own post processing tool called Calculix graphics window(cgx) .The colour plot is not look good if postprocessing possible in calculix means that will be very good.

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                • Save the original node and cell ID in NASTRAN and PATRAN readers and read all data

                  For comparison to original file it might be beneficial to have the original node and cell ID`s preserved (those values exist in the file) and read all the existing data and not just the mesh

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                  • med plugin

                    Default support for med format to import from Code_Aster results

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                    • "Calculator" with different time steps.

                      Adding the possibility of using the data in the "Calculator" with different time steps.

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                      • Import Azore CFD solver data

                        The Azore CFD package has an export to VTK for ParaView use, but ParaView does not have an import directly from Azore. Would be useful to connect the two more completely.

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                        • create surface mass flow rate for all time steps

                          filter for a surface or plane calculates the mass flow rate over time steps and we can plot over time

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                          • Create a reader for the Fieldview format (.fvuns).

                            The .fvuns format is commonly used for creating animations in FLUENT. The reason is that you can export selected planes/surfaces (even with dynamic mesh), meaning that you will have lower file than when exporting the entire data set. For long transient animations, this format is therefor highly useful.

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                            • Conical Slices

                              I would like to do a slice but using a cone. Is there a way to extract information using different geometries?

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                              • Extract the index from selected points, in the order they are selected and extract plane parameters from slice

                                Hi, I would like to extract the index of the points selected in the order I selected them. But when I choose extract selection and save the csv file, I get them ordered from small to big. Also I would like to save the point coordiantes and his normal when I choose slice. I see them in the box in the left, but there is no option to save them in a csv file. Thanks

                                3 votes
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                                • Develop an Ansys reader

                                  I can not read my Ansys Structural case data in ParaView. I think it would be a great idea post-process Ansys Structural in Paraview.

                                  6 votes
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                                  • The solution for easy file import from SolidWorks to ParaView.

                                    I'd like to suggest some solution for easy import files from SolidWorks. I tried to do it, but there is only wrl file theoretically compatible. In practice, my SW 2014 and ParaView 5.2 dosn't interact. There is an ERROR: In C:\bbd\df0abce0\source-paraview\VTK\Common\ExecutionModel\vtkDemandDrivenPipeline.cxx, line 710
                                    vtkCompositeDataPipeline (00000204B4E93B60): Input port 0 of algorithm vtkAppendPolyData(00000204B5040810) has 0 connections but is not optional.

                                    2 votes
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                                    • openfoam

                                      The standard release of Paraview can read binary double precision OpenFOAM cases. It would be very useful if it could read binary and ascii and single and double precision natively. If it could autodetect the format and precision when reading the data in, this would also be extremely useful.

                                      19 votes
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                                      • Load Materials on surfaces

                                        Now that OSPRay rendering seems to turn out really well, it would be really a plus if it could be added also the option to active material rendering (like metal, glass, plastic, etc.) on surfaces, instead of simple solid colors.

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                                        • Custom Launcher

                                          We can add Menu items or Macros with Custom Icons.

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