Views - a set of options that defines how plots are displayed.

Views | SDC Verifier

- add a new view.

- edit selected view.

- copy selected views

- remove all selected views. The default view cannot be removed.

- preview selected view in Femap.

Add/Edit View

Edit view | SDC Verifier

- to preview location and settings.

The most important view options with examples:

Rendering Style - is a style of a model display;

Edges - displays the element edges (external,feature, wireframe, none);

Lighted - turns on/off effects of shadows;

Color Display - is the type of displayed plot. The description for most used option is below:

Show Deformation - displays deformed model.

Show undeformed model - displays the undeformed model in gray superimposed on the deformed model.

Legend Text Color - specifies the color used for text in the color bar and legend.

Automatic font scaling - applies a specified scale factor to the fonts that appear in the header text.

Legend Header - specifies the text for legend header (automatic, customized or none).

Legend position - specifies the location of the color bar with respect to the post view. Choose from Left or Right, or choose None to hide the color bar.

Use limits from Legend Settings - uses settings from project Legend Settings.

Note: Project legend settings contain the settings for different categories. There is no need to create different views for the displacement or stress plots, for example, but set the respective settings.

Note: - opens the window to change the project legend settings;

Use Contour Colors for Numbers for Legend - Use Contour Colors for Numbers for Legend;

Use Local limits - sets a static legend for all the plots with the current view;

Mode - selects the legend values displaying type:

Number of Levels - how the colors are used for the plot.

Format - the legend numbers can be in the exponent (e.g. 2.42E+6) and the general (e.g. 242000000) formats.

Multiple View Editing

Press Edit multiple from the views context menu in the navigation window.

Multiple View Editing | SDC Verifier

It is possible to edit all parameters except title, description, location and legend limits settings:

Multiple View Editing | SDC Verifier


All changes to views are applied immediately and do not require confirmation.