Introduction to History Tracking — Lesson 4

Operations performed in Discovery can be recorded using the History Tracking feature which offers a history-based like modeling approach to the users. Each step in History Tracking represents a script block consisting of parameters, variables, and script commands which can be modified to meet the required workflow. Custom blocks can also be added for incorporating additional script commands in the History Tracking workflow. 

This lesson introduces the History Tracking feature in Ansys Discovery and its various options. It also includes a workshop to get hands-on experience with this feature.  

The following topics are covered in this lesson: 

  • What is History Tracking? 
  • How to use History Tracking? 
  • History Tracking Options 
  • Custom Blocks 

Geometry Files

Download the accompanying geometry and script files from the lecture and workshop here. Ansys Discovery Student can be downloaded for free here.