Using the 'Import Support Reactions as Load' function, I get the message 'No surface has been selected upon which the load is to be applied'. What is the reason of the message?


According to the default setting in the program, it is defined that the loads act on all surfaces.

However, if there is no surface available in the file, the load cannot act and a warning will be displayed. If the message is confirmed by clicking 'OK', the load is still imported into the model but not applied to any surface. However, as soon as a surface is subsequently defined, the imported loads can act on it.


Support reaction Import Warning 10551


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