Open a Results File

From the File menu, select Open Result File.
Supported file types include:
  • *.abf (Altair Binary Format)
  • *.dat (Column data)
  • *.h3d (Altair H3D)
  • *.res (HyperMesh results)
  • *.odb (Abaqus ODB)
  • *.op2 (Nastran/OptiStruct OP2)
When you load a file, HgTrans lists some basic information on the file, such as the first and last data points, and how many requests are detected, for example. That information is listed under the file type (Subcase, Data Type, Request, or Component).