CAD Forum - tips, tricks, discussion and utilities for AutoCAD, Inventor and other Autodesk products []
Cesky English Deutsch
 Visitors: 2633 

CAD tip CAD tip # 8812:

Question CAD 
 %  platform  category 
Q - question

Set parameters with Flag Manager in Autodesk Simulation CFD.

A - answer Autodesk Simulation CFD uses "Flags" to set its application options. They are similar to the configuration parameters in Revit, or to AutoCAD system variables.

In Autodesk Simulation version 2012, these flags were set manually in a text file, since version 2013 you can use a table in the "Flag Manager" dialog. This dialog can be invoked directly from the Simulation user enviroment (Setup > Design Study Tools > Flags):


You can use the Flags settings e.g. to improve speed of the application. Try the parameters:
glsl: 0  
use_dropshadow: 0  
software_rendering: 0  
100% *  CAD 
12.9.2012    2345x  
Comments   Tell a friend
applies to: Simulation/CFD · CFD ·

See also:
Tip 10918:How to avoid (disable) automatic restart after Windows Update?
Tip 10881:What is the process acwebbrowser.exe resp. Chromium host executable?
Tip 10871:FEM - graphical representation of simulation results in missing.
Tip 10797:Cascading precedence of rental licenses.
Tip 10592:Cannot generate DWG file from Process Analysis 360.

Back   All CAD Tips All CAD tips&tricks

Clip a drawing region to send to external cooperators. « | » How to display more points in point clouds attached to a DWG?

Have we helped you? If you want to support the CAD Forum web service, consider buying one of our CAD applications, or our custom software development offerings, or donating via PayPal (see above). You may also add a link to your web - like this "fan" link: CAD Forum - tips, utilities, blocks for Autodesk products
CAD:    OS:    Categ: 
Text:  FAQ glossary   

Track your time spent working on AutoCAD or Revit jobs - automatically with
CADstudio JobTime More info

Please use these tips at your own risk.
CAD Studio (Xanadu) is not responsible for possible problems that may occur as a result of using any of these tips.