Preferences: Inspire Extrude Metal

Define preferences for mouse controls and options related to how information is calculated and displayed.

Run Options

Preference Description
Number of CPU cores The number of CPU cores used during optimization or analysis runs. For larger models, significant time savings can be achieved by using at least two cores to perform the calculation.
Advanced parameters Enable to enter solver parameters like number of non-linear iterations, etc in export panel.
Run in model directory Enable this option if you want to store run history in the directory where the model is located rather than the run history path.
Run history path Location where run folders are created automatically when a run is submitted.
Use SimLab meshing Enabling this preference will use SimLab for meshing in pre-processing stage.
Use HyperXtrude Job Manager Enabling this preference will use the HyperXtrude Job Manager instead of the PBS Job Manager.
PuTTy location Path to PuTTy installation.
Gzip location Path to Gzip location.


Preference Description
User Material DB Path Location where user material files are stored.
User Press DB Path Location where user press files are stored.
Quench System DB Path Location where quench systems are saved.


Analysis Legend Colors
Use the drop-down menus to change the legend colors for each of the analysis result types.


Preference Description
Add-on package location Installation location which contains necessary tools to capture images and create the report.
Show customer info Enabling this checkbox will attach the Customer Info to the generated PDF report.
Customer Info Specify Name, Email, Address, and Company logo file to be attached to the PDF report.