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hello..!
if i model an area as membrane not shell... it seems that membrane cant figure out the in-between columns.. they only read the corner supports...
1-why is that ?
2-how to manipulate it to read them ?

Answer
Dear Mohammad

All finite element loading and data input or output are done through nodes. when you need more nodes or to refine your result you may use meshing option. Please let me know about your very problem. describe your problem in a drawing please.

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BEH

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