Abaqus setting file

In current directory or user home directory, create a text file abaqus_v6.env with contents:

ask_delete = OFF
run_mode = INTERACTIVE
odb_output_by_default = OFF


  • ask_delete controls if directly overwrite existing analysis files.
  • run_mode controls running mode, the default is BACKGROUND.
  • odb_output_by_default controls if output odb file even no result is requested.