In the Edit Model Attributes dialog box, the box “read data from job” can be ticked to use data from a previous analysis. Fill in the name of the job from which restart files are written, in this case ‘bolted_pipe_initial-2’. The restart location must also be specified. The name of the step from which data must be read is provided, in. To run this python script, either select Run Script under File in the CAE, or the following can be entered into the command line. abaqus python python_script.py import sys from odbAccess import * from abaqusConstants import* from types import IntType import numpy as np # *.odb means every .odb file in the directory. This video describes how to use the Visualization module (also licensed separately as ABAQUS/Viewer) to view your model and the results of your analysis. We. You can output element variables (stresses, strains, section forces , element energies, etc.) for a particular step to the ABAQUS /Standard data (.dat) file , the ABAQUS /Standard results (.fil) file , or the ABAQUS /Explicit selected results (.sel) file >.The output requests can be repeated as often as necessary within a step to define output.