Export Geometry and Results

Export geometry and simulation results for use in another application.

Tip: If the other application doesn't convert units automatically, you need to change the unit system in Inspire Form before exporting.

Export Geometry

Export the entire model using the Save As command, or export selected objects using the Save Selected command.

  1. Do one of the following:
    • To export the entire model, select File > Save As.
    • To export only selected objects, first select the objects, and then select File > Save Selected.
  2. Choose a folder, enter a file name, and select a file type.
  3. Click Save.

Locate Blank Fit and Blank Nesting Analysis Results

Blank fit and blank nesting analysis results are exported automatically as an .iges file, which you can find in the run history folder.

  1. On the File menu, click the Preferences button.
  2. At the left of the Preferences window, select Category > Inspire.
  3. At the right of the Preferences window, under Run Options, check the Run History Path to locate the folder where the .iges file is saved. You can change the folder where it is saved by clicking Run History Path, clicking the folder icon, and then choosing a different folder.