Convert Free and Temporary Nodes into Preserved Nodes

Use the Preserve Node panel to convert free and temporary nodes into preserved nodes, which will be permanently saved in your model or a Solver deck.

  1. From the Analysis page, click preserve node.
    The Preserve Node panel opens.
  2. In the modeling window, select the free or temporary node.
    The selected node is highlighted white.

    Figure 1.
  3. In the panel, click make preserved.
    The selected node is converted into a preserved node, and highlighted red.

    Figure 2.