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Report Generator ACT Extension for Mechanical


The EDRMedeso Report Generator ACT App is a tool to speed up reporting tasks and make reports using your company specific Word template in a few clicks in ANSYS Mechanical.

With the app you will add meta data information and text to the model such as “report name”, “author”, “reviewer”, “Introduction” and “Conclusions”. Using Tags(*) you will filter the content to be included in the report and with Comments(*) and Figures(*) you add information and views about any object in the model tree. With one click on the “Word” button the report is created and saved in the project folder and ready to be reviewed and shared.

(*) Standard Mechanical features

A new geometry or updated loads will not cause a lot of wasted time in manual copy/paste and updating of an existing report, just use the “Word” button again to get a new report where all pictures and properties are up to date.

The Report Generator is well suited for the situation of a third party reviewer since the contents of the report are extracted from the actual model and analysis meaning no typing errors on values, units or wrong pictures. Want to have the report in British units “BIN” instead of “SI”? Just change the unit setting in Mechanical and export the report again.

If you just want to export all figures of the report for a presentation use the “Update Figure” button for high quality figures saved with figure number and name in the project folder. This feature can also be used to update all the figures in the report if you changed a view or contour setting.

Compiling a report from several different analysis systems is also simple. Use one analysis system as the master report and use the “Update Figures” to export the appendix sections from other systems that are inserted in the main report using “Insert text from file”.

Having several Word templates or other layout of the report? No problem, the Report Generator can be customized to your needs. E.g. additional meta data on the front page, naming of headings, standard text or tables to include, specific object information etc. all can be made on consultancy basis on your specific version. Contact EDRMedeso direct for more information info@edrmedeso.com.

One example report made by the app and in the same time the documentation can be viewed in the pdf file from the link below.

View ReportGenerator_Documentation_V170.4 (PDF)

How to buy (paid-up fee only): $1,200 USD (U.S. list price only – Prices in other countries may vary and be quoted in other currency.)

General commercial conditions: To the extent that minor releases and a next major release of the purchased version of the app are made available, customer shall be entitled to download such versions free of charge (e.g. if customer purchased Version 17.0 of the app and a Version 17.1, Version 18.0 and/or 18.1 is released, then customer shall be entitled to download Version 17.1, 18.0, and 18.1 free of charge).  To the extent that any major release beyond the next major release of the purchase version of the app is made available, customer would be entitled to purchase such updated version for an update fee.  Support is not included but may be available for purchase separately, in which case the provisions regarding customer support in the TECS terms of the License Terms would apply. 

The app is licensed solely subject to the terms and conditions contained in the non-standard clickwrap agreement that you agreed to in order to access the page containing the apps for sale (the “License Terms”).

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