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For a long time I have been trying to reuse the .rwd files to avoid starting from scratch every time I run a new analysis and want to review the results. But without success...

I did a test, running two identical analyses, Analysis1 and Analysis2 (integrated mode). I created a results definition, with two windows, one showing vonMises stress, and one showing displacement magnitude. I accepted all default values and saved this to a file Analysis1.rwd in the working directiory. Then I copied this to Analysis2.rwd, edited the text file, looked up all references I could find (4) to Analysis1, and changed them to Analysis2. My hope was that I now could open this definition file and see the same results windows for Analysis2. But no, the following 3 error messages appeared:

1. <<Data from the analysis Analysis2 does not correspond to the result window definition window1. Pleas review the study Analysis2.>>

2. Similar for window2

3. <<A file processing error has occured. Cannot completely process fil Analysis2.rwd.>>

Can anyone help me with this? There seems to be some ID number in the rwd file that changes from analysis to analysis, maybe this is the problem?