These POST26 commands are used to store data for processing.

Mapdl.ansol([nvar, node, item, comp, name, ...])

Specifies averaged nodal data to be stored from the results file in the

Mapdl.cisol([n, id_, node, cont, dtype])

Stores fracture parameter information in a variable.[ir, lstrt, lstop, linc, name, kcplx])

Reads data records from a file into a variable.

Mapdl.edread([nstart, label, num, step1, step2])

Reads explicit dynamics output into variables for time-history

Mapdl.enersol([nvar, item, name])

Specifies the total energies to be stored.

Mapdl.esol([nvar, elem, node, item, comp, name])

Specify element data to be stored from the results file.

Mapdl.file([fname, ext])

Specifies the data file where results are to be found.

Mapdl.gapf([nvar, num, name])

Defines the gap force data to be stored in a variable.

Mapdl.gssol([nvar, item, comp, name])

Specifies which results to store from the results file when using

Mapdl.jsol([nvar, elem, item, comp, name])

Specifies result items to be stored for the joint element.

Mapdl.nsol([nvar, node, item, comp, name, ...])

Specifies nodal data to be stored from the results file.


Defines which time points are to be stored.


Specifies the number of variables allowed in POST26.


Resets all POST1 or POST26 specifications to initial defaults.

Mapdl.rforce([nvar, node, item, comp, name])

Specifies the total reaction force data to be stored.

Mapdl.rgb([kywrd, pred, pgrn, pblu, n1, n2, ...])

Specifies the RGB color values for indices and contours.

Mapdl.solu([nvar, item, comp, name])

Specifies solution summary data per substep to be stored.[lab, npts])

Stores data in the database for the defined variables.

Mapdl.timerange([tmin, tmax])

Specifies the time range for which data are to be stored.


Deletes a variable (GUI).

Mapdl.varnam([ir, name])

Names (or renames) a variable.