Files with ans file extension can also be found as model data used by applications developed by ANSYS.

There are 3 other file types using
the ANS file extension!

empty icon.ans - ANSI text (ANSI Art)

empty icon.ans - HotDocs answer file

ans icon.ans - Microsoft Word text and layout data

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ANS file extension - ANSYS model data

What is ans file? How to open ans files?

File type specification:

Various data file type icon Various data file type

The ans file extension is also associated with ANSYS DesignModeler, a parametric geometry and engineering simulation software for Microsoft Windows.

This type of .ans file stores data for model created in the DesignModeler.

The default software associated to open ans file:

ANSYS DesignModeler picture or screenshot

ANSYS Inc. logoANSYS DesignModeler  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:

ANSYS DesignModeler is CAD modeling software. It contains geometry creation features like extrude, revolve, sweep, chamfer functions and others to create fully parametric models. These models can be used with any ANSYS core simulation product or with products like ANSYS DesignXplorer for performing design optimization.

Help how to open:

You can work with these files using ANSYS, provided you have all the model files.

How to convert:

Some sort of export from ANSYS is probably possible, but only for whole model - not just some part of it.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .ans file extension

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and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open ans file, edit ans file, convert ans file, view ans file, play ans file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with ans file - ANSYS model data

Click on the software link for more information about ANSYS DesignModeler. ANSYS DesignModeler uses ans file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).

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