Suppressing Objects In ANSYS Mechanical

Suppressing is quite different from hiding objects or conditions in ANSYS Mechanical. Suppressing deletes the effects of supressed object from analysis. And this supressing process can affect the other elements in analysis tree at ANSYS Mechanical. For example, if you assign a force on a body in ANSYS Mechanical and if you suppress this body, the effect of force also be deleted from analysis. But suppressing do not delete the objects from analyses tree. It only deletes the effects on analyses in ANSYS. Suppression is very easy in ANSYS Mechanical. In here, we shown the suppression of elements and objects from ANSYS Mechanical with a very basic example below.

How To Suppress A Body Or Objects From ANSYS Mechanical?

Supressinf of an object in ANSYS Mechanical.

Suppression is very basic in ANSYS Mechanical tree. You just need to right click on part or object that you want to suppress as shown by red arrows above. Then click on ‘Suppress’ to suppress it in ANSYS Mechanical.

There is an blue X icon appears beside suppressed object in ANSYS Mechanical as shown by red arrow above. If you want to know about meanings of other icons in ANSYS Mechanical outline tree, click on the given link.

You can unsuppress the suppressed parts or objects in ANSYS Mechanical. It will recover the all the effects again. To unsuppress a part in ANSYS, just right click on suppressed part, then click on ‘Unsuppress’ as shown in red box above in ANSYS Mechanical.


Suppression process is very easy like above in ANSYS Mechanical. Do not forget to leave your comments and questions about suppress in ANSYS Mechanical below. Your precious feedbacks are very important for us.

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