Axial Rotation Add-on for Tecplot 360

2017 Update: The axial rotate add-on functionality was integrated into Tecplot 360 2017 R2. The integrated functionality is more robust and performs better than the add-on. If you haven’t already, please use our customer portal, My Tecplot (link in top menu), to update your software to the newest release of Tecplot 360. You can also try the newest release of Tecplot 360 by downloading a free trial. Welcome to the […]

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Tecplot 360 add-on provides minimum and maximum values for selected zones

Michael Connelly recently retired from his position of modeling contaminant migration in ground water flow at Washington State’s Hanford Nuclear Reservation.  Mike has been using Tecplot 360 to visualize and plot the results of his simulations.  Over the years, he has become quite proficient at creating add-ons to extend Tecplot 360’s capabilities. Mike’s most recent add-on is called LocateZonesMinMax. It provides the minimum and maximum for a single zone or […]

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Building Tecplot Add-ons with CMake

Tecplot add-ons are a powerful way to customize and extend Tecplot’s capabilities. Unfortunately, building cross-platform add-ons can be a pain: there are two completely different methods of building (Visual Studio on Windows, “make” on other platforms), which means maintaining two separate build systems (Visual Studio project files and Makefiles). One solution to this problem is CMake, which allows you to write a single set of cross-platform build files. Using CMake […]

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