tvar

Mapdl.tvar(key='', **kwargs)

Changes time to the cumulative iteration number.

APDL Command: TVAR

Parameters

key

Time key:

0 - Time is used for the variable TIME.

1 - NCUMIT is used for the variable TIME.

Notes

Changes the meaning of the time variable to the cumulative iteration number (NCUMIT) variable. Data can be read from the file, printed, and displayed as a function of NCUMIT rather than time. All POST26 descriptions applying to TIME then apply to NCUMIT.