Importing a System from a File

Systems can be individually imported or exported from/to an .mdl file by clicking the Import/Export tab on the panel.

Note: Assemblies cannot be exported or imported using this tab. A system can be imported within an assembly.
  1. From the Project Browser, select a system.
    The Systems/Assembly panel is automatically displayed.
  2. Click the Import/Export tab.
  3. Select the Import radio button.
  4. Use the file browser icon to select a system definition.
  5. Click Import.
    The Specify entity details dialog is displayed with a list of the system definitions that are available in the selected file.
  6. Select System from the drop-down menu.
  7. Select a system definition from the Select a definition list.
  8. Specify a label and a unique variable name for the system definition.
  9. Add any notes.
  10. Click OK.
    The new system definition is instantiated into the selected system or analysis.