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1167: Error: Failed to connect to Inventor

When I try to synchronize the geometry between COMSOL and Inventor LT, the error message Failed to connect to Inventor. Please make sure Inventor is running. is displayed. Inventor LT does not support third...
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1163: Error: Failed to connect to Inventor

When I try to synchronize the geometry between COMSOL and Inventor, the error message Failed to connect to Inventor. Please make sure Inventor is running. is displayed. In addition, in the Inventor user interface,...
Version: 4.3b,4.4,5.0,5.1 - Platform: Windows

1162: Error: Failed to connect to PTC Pro/ENGINEER

When I try to synchronize the geometry between COMSOL and PTC Pro/ENGINEER Wildfire 4.0, the error message Failed to connect to PTC Pro/ENGINEER. Please make sure PTC Pro/ENGINEER is running. is displayed. The...
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1160: Error: Failed to connect to Solid Edge

When I try to synchronize the geometry between COMSOL and Solid Edge, the error message Failed to connect to Solid Edge. Please make sure Solid Edge is running. is displayed, and the **COMSOL Multiphysics** tab...
Version: All versions - Platform: Windows

1159: Parameter Selection Is Not Available in the PTC Pro/ENGINEER User...

The **COMSOL** menu and **Parameter Selection** are not available in the PTC Pro/ENGINEER (PTC Creo Elements/Pro) user interface, and parameter names are not synchronized to COMSOL. For parameter selection to work in...
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1158: Parameter Selection Is Not Available in the PTC Creo Parametric...

The **COMSOL Multiphysics** tab and the **Parameter Selection** button are not available in the PTC Creo Parametric user interface, and parameter names are not synchronized to COMSOL. For parameter selection to work in...
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1141: LiveLink feature not available under Geometry > LiveLink Interfaces

I have a license for a LiveLink for CAD product, but the LiveLink is not available as an option under **LiveLink Interfaces** when you right-click the **Geometry** node. This issue also affects the One Window for...
Version: 4.3,4.3a,4.3b - Platform: Windows

1122: Error: Failed to connect to SOLIDWORKS

When I try to synchronize the geometry between COMSOL and SOLIDWORKS, the error message Failed to connect to SOLIDWORKS. Please make sure SOLIDWORKS is running. is displayed, and the **COMSOL Multiphysics** tab in...
Version: All versions - Platform: Windows

983: Error: Internal Error in Geometry Decomposition

Why do I get the error message “Internal error in geometry decomposition”? This error means that COMSOL Multiphysics failed to resolve the geometry relations. If your geometry consists of several objects, the...
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838: Can COMSOL import topological data, meshes and images?

Can COMSOL Multiphysics import meshes, topological data, and images? ##Importing Meshes Simpleware and Mimics can export volumetric meshes created from 3D scans, that can be directly imported into COMSOL. (...
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