elist

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

Lists the elements and their attributes.

APDL Command: ELIST

Parameters
  • iel1 (Union[str, int]) – 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).

  • iel2 (Union[str, int]) – 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).

  • inc (Union[str, int]) – 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 (Union[str, int]) –

    Node listing key:

    0 - List attribute references and nodes.

    1 - List attribute references but not nodes.

  • rkey (Union[str, int]) –

    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 (Union[str, int]) –

    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]