Menu: Data->Problem type->Internet retrieve...

With this option it is possible to download new problem types or update existing ones.

Note: You need to be connected to the Internet to use this option.

Select a list item and use the Problem type info and Problem type news buttons to get information about them.

Use the Retrieve Problem type button to download the selected problem type. The problem type will be installed inside the Problem Types directory.

download.xml file

If a problemtype folder contain a file named 'download.xml' then if the user try to select this problemtype it will be asked to be downloaded through the 'Internet retrieve' mechanism. This avoid install all big problemtypes and later download the ones that the user really wants.

The content of this file must be something like this:

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>

<DownloadProblemtype version='1.0'>




<ShortDescription>Pre and postprocessing nonlinear analysis software ABAQUS</ShortDescription>



Internet Retrieve

Update problem type