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Compact Element Numbers


  • Arrange unused element numbers and renumber all or certain elements in the order of priority of the GCS directions.



From the main menu, select [Node/Element] tab > [Numbers] group > [Compact] > [Compact Element]

Shortcut key[Alt]+0



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Compact Element Numbers dialog box


Click ....png to the right of Compact Element Numbers

Display the Element Table


Start Number

Node Number

Define Starting Node number by clicking ....png.

Element Number

Define Starting Element number by clicking ....png.


Select Range

Assign the range of element numbers to renumber in the order of priority.

All : All elements are targeted

By Number : A particular range of element numbers is targeted

Starting Number : Starting number of the range

Ending Number : Last number of the range

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