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Renaming A Part In ANSYS® Mechanical(Illustrated Expression)

Giving proper names to parts or assembly parts in ANSYS® Mechanical is a very useful thing. Naming the imported parts according to their duty or their name in real physical applications is very useful. You probably confuse the parts if you have a complex assembly in ANSYS® Mechanical. In this article, we will show you how to rename a part in ANSYS® Mechanical.

How To Rename A Part In ANSYS® Mechanical?

Click on ‘Rename’ in ANSYS® Mechanical.

Generally, the parts inside an assembly will be imported to ANSYS® Mechanical and DesignModeler in names as ‘model 1’, ‘model 2’ etc. You can confuse which part is exactly ‘model 1’ or ‘model 2’ when you working with a very complex assembly.

So you can rename the parts in the Geometry tabs by right-clicking on them then click on ‘Rename’ as shown by the green box above. Also, you can rename these parts by pressing on F2 button from your keyboard.

Enter the name of the part.

For example, we entered the name ‘BOX’ as shown by the green arrow above.


Renaming parts in ANSYS® Mechanical is very basic like that.

Do not forget to leave your comments and questions below about renaming parts in ANSYS® Mechanical.

NOTE: All the screenshots and images are used in education and informative purposes. Images used courtesy of ANSYS, Inc.


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