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1178: COMSOL crashes when trying to access the documentation

COMSOL crashes when I try to access the documentation on my Linux Machine. The underlying problem causing the crashes is an incompatibility between the web rendering libraries on your computer and those used by the...
Version: 4.3b,4.4 - Platform: Linux

1177: ERROR: hexadecimal value 0x00, is an invalid character

When trying to start COMSOL, I get a long error message that starts with: '.', hexadecimal value 0x00, is an invalid character. at System.Xml.XmlEncodedRawTextWriter.InvalidXmlChar(Int32 ch, Char* pDst, Boolean...
Version: 4.4 - Platform: Windows

1176: Stress and Strain results at Gauss Points

In some physics interfaces in the Structural Mechanics module, results are available in two versions: at node points and at Gauss points. In the lists of results you can find the categories Stress, Stress (Gauss...
Version: All versions - Platform: All Platforms

1175: COMSOL Interprets Key Strokes as Shortcuts in Linux

I am running COMSOL 4.4 on Linux and when I press certain keys (such as S, N or A) they are interpreted as shortcuts. With the release of the first Update to COMSOL 4.4, this seems to be fixed for most Linux Operating...
Version: 4.4 - Platform: Linux

1174: COMSOL freezes when clicking on the Initial Values node in a...

When clicking on the Initial Values node of the Turbulent Flow interface, the table for entering the initial velocity in the settings window for the Initial Values node starts toggling between 2 different sizes. This...
Version: 4.4 - Platform: Windows

1173: Missing Documentation

The documentation I see in the Integrated Help window does not agree with what I see in the **Settings** window for a particular feature. We are aware of this and are working on a fix. The reason this happens is...
Version: 4.4 - Platform: All Platforms

1172: Running time dependent CFD simulations

A common mistake when running transient fluid flow studies with COMSOL Multiphysics is to start the simulation with conflicting boundary conditions. Let's take a simple example to illustrate this issue. We will compute...
Version: All versions - Platform: All Platforms

1171: Manual tuning of the Contact Pair condition.

In COMSOL 4.3b, the contact pair conditions were changed to improve manual tuning of the augmented Lagrangian contact formulation. In the augmented Lagrangian method, the penalty factor controls how “hard” the...
Version: 4.3b,4.4 - Platform: All Platforms

1170: Error: .NET Framework Initialization Error

When I start COMSOL Multiphysics on Windows I get one of the following error messages: **comsol.exe - .NET Framework Initialization Error** **To run this application, you must first install one of the following...
Version: All versions - Platform: Windows

1169: Other Add-Ins May Become Unloaded when the LiveLink for COMSOL...

I have installed LiveLink for Inventor, and I have noticed that when the **LiveLink for COMSOL (4.4)** add-in is loaded in Inventor 2013 or 2014, some of my other add-ins can become unloaded. This issue is fixed in...
Version: 4.4 - Platform: Windows

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