elist

Mapdl.elist(iel1='', iel2='', inc='', nnkey='', rkey='', ptkey='', **kwargs)

Lists the elements and their attributes.

APDL Command: ELIST

Parameters
iel1, iel2, inc

Lists elements from IEL1 to IEL2 (defaults to IEL1) in steps of INC (defaults to 1). If IEL1 = ALL (default), IEL2 and INC are ignored and all selected elements [ESEL] are listed. A component name may also be substituted for IEL1 (IEL2 and INC are ignored).

nnkey

Node listing key:

0 - List attribute references and nodes.

1 - List attribute references but not nodes.

rkey

Real constant listing key:

0 - Do not show real constants for each element.

1 - Show real constants for each element. This includes

default values chosen for the element.

ptkey

LS-DYNA part number listing key (applicable to ANSYS LS-DYNA only):

0 - Do not show part ID number for each element.

1 - Show part ID number for each element.

Notes

Lists the elements with their nodes and attributes (MAT, TYPE, REAL, ESYS, SECNUM, PART). See also the LAYLIST command for listing layered elements.

This command is valid in any processor.

Return type

Optional[str]