adele

Mapdl.adele(na1='', na2='', ninc='', kswp='', **kwargs)

Deletes unmeshed areas.

APDL Command: ADELE

Parameters
  • na1 – Delete areas from NA1 to NA2 (defaults to NA1) in steps of NINC (defaults to 1). If NA1 = ALL, NA2 and NINC are ignored and all selected areas [ASEL] are deleted. If NA1 = P, graphical picking is enabled and all remaining arguments are ignored (valid only in the GUI). A component name may also be substituted for NA1 (NA2 and NINC are ignored).

  • na2 – Delete areas from NA1 to NA2 (defaults to NA1) in steps of NINC (defaults to 1). If NA1 = ALL, NA2 and NINC are ignored and all selected areas [ASEL] are deleted. If NA1 = P, graphical picking is enabled and all remaining arguments are ignored (valid only in the GUI). A component name may also be substituted for NA1 (NA2 and NINC are ignored).

  • ninc – Delete areas from NA1 to NA2 (defaults to NA1) in steps of NINC (defaults to 1). If NA1 = ALL, NA2 and NINC are ignored and all selected areas [ASEL] are deleted. If NA1 = P, graphical picking is enabled and all remaining arguments are ignored (valid only in the GUI). A component name may also be substituted for NA1 (NA2 and NINC are ignored).

  • kswp

    Specifies whether keypoints and lines are also to be deleted:

    0 - Delete areas only (default).

    1 - Delete areas, as well as keypoints and lines attached to specified areas but

    not shared by other areas.

Notes

An area attached to a volume cannot be deleted unless the volume is first deleted.