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by sgrogan
Fri Nov 07, 2014 2:11 pm
Forum: Developers corner
Topic: Interested in contributing to FEM
Replies: 11
Views: 2972

Re: Interested in contributing to FEM

Hello crobar,

EMAG FEA in FreeCAD!! You have my undivided attention.

I am not a coder but I'm a Microwave Engineer by trade. If there is anything I can do to help your project give a holler and I will try to do what I can.

Good Luck
by sgrogan
Fri Nov 07, 2014 1:58 pm
Forum: Install / Compile
Topic: Compile master on Win7 X64
Replies: 27
Views: 4029

Re: Compile master on Win7 X64

Thanks everyone.

I am at work now but am planning on finishing my build tonight. So far this has been much less painful than I anticipated, thanks to your help.

Long term I'd like to try out some of the developement branches so I'm sure I will have more questions.

Cheers
by sgrogan
Fri Nov 07, 2014 12:16 am
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: Copy formatting/appearance/style
Replies: 12
Views: 1840

Re: Copy formatting/appearance/style

Mark, what onebigfish wants is like the paintbrush in (sorry! :P ) MS Word. You select one element, click on the paintbrush then select a bunch of other elements and they will adopt the attributes (color, line thickness) of the first one. It's called "Format paintbrush" in LibreOffice on the top to...
by sgrogan
Thu Nov 06, 2014 11:49 pm
Forum: Install / Compile
Topic: Compile master on Win7 X64
Replies: 27
Views: 4029

Re: Compile master on Win7 X64

Thanks bejant,

Google search made me hit the generate button.

I don't know if i checked or not.

copied the libs to the build folder

Opened the trunk folder, missed release some hoe

VS 2012 is chugging away. Fingers crossed
by sgrogan
Thu Nov 06, 2014 10:09 pm
Forum: Install / Compile
Topic: Compile master on Win7 X64
Replies: 27
Views: 4029

Re: Compile master on Win7 X64

I thought i did?

Anyways

File -> Delete Cache
Delete everything in the build folder
Config

Then:
CMAKE Config-3.PNG
CMAKE Config-3.PNG (82.57 KiB) Viewed 1590 times
Is DOXYGEN significant?

Again thanks for holding my hand.
by sgrogan
Thu Nov 06, 2014 9:09 pm
Forum: Install / Compile
Topic: Compile master on Win7 X64
Replies: 27
Views: 4029

Re: Compile master on Win7 X64

Thank You Peterl94

Did as you advised, then
CMAKE Config-2.PNG
CMAKE Config-2.PNG (61.69 KiB) Viewed 1603 times
FREECAD_USE_EXTERNAL_ZIPIOS is not checked

Thanks again for the help.
by sgrogan
Thu Nov 06, 2014 6:51 pm
Forum: Install / Compile
Topic: Compile master on Win7 X64
Replies: 27
Views: 4029

Compile master on Win7 X64

Hello, I have not tried to compile a program in 30 years, so let the adventure begin! I'm on Win7 X64. I think I'm current on all M$ updates. Installed CMAKE 2.8.X Installed VS Express 2012 Downloaded & extracted FreeCADLibs_10.0_x64_VC11.7z and added to system path Edit: installed Git Cloned master...
by sgrogan
Thu Nov 06, 2014 6:08 pm
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: Steel Bar hoop
Replies: 10
Views: 1753

Re: Steel Bar hoop

Are you wanting to model the chain as well? The frame and basket are easy enough, but the chain will take a bit more of how FreeCAD works I was thinking the same thing. A good learning learning opportunity for me. Especially how the chain "hangs" with gravity. The shape is something like a parabola...
by sgrogan
Thu Nov 06, 2014 2:07 am
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: Edge fails to Fillet
Replies: 23
Views: 3438

Re: Edge fails to Fillet

Post by ProBowlUk » Wed Nov 05, 2014 6:14 pm "Newbie" :( Installed OpenSCAD Exported a_ax into .csg format Opened it in OpenSCAD Did the same OS: Windows 7 Word size: 64-bit Version: 0.14.3700 (Git) Branch: releases/FreeCAD-0-14 Hash: 32f5aae0a64333ec8d5d160dbc46e690510c8fe1 Python version: 2.7.6 Q...
by sgrogan
Thu Nov 06, 2014 1:13 am
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: Edge fails to Fillet
Replies: 23
Views: 3438

Re: Edge fails to Fillet

@ProBowlUK Several places on the Net saying FreeCAD/OpenSCAD has problems Can you post some links? We do not wan't developers to feel ;) They always help us. Lets try to help them. I've never used OpenSCAD. I will install and try to replicate your problem. Did you use my file. bejant warned us of so...