Sets element key options.
Element type number as defined on the ET command.
The following labels are valid input for contact elements:
Set element key options for all contact element types used in a general contact definition (that is, all contact elements having a real constant set number = 0).
See Notes for additional
ITYPE input specific to general contact.
Number of the KEYOPT to be defined (KEYOPT(
Value of this KEYOPT.
The KEYOPT command is required for inputting key options numbered higher than six (that is, > KEYOPT(6)).
If ETCONTROL,SET is enabled, key options that you specify via the KEYOPT command might be overridden for many structural elements. For more information, see Automatic Selection of Element Technologies and Formulations in the .
ITYPE = GCN to set element key
options for all contact element types used in a general contact definition. You can selectively set
element key options for multiple contact element types in a general contact definition by
ITYPE to a valid label (ALL_EDGE, ALL_FACE, ALL_VERT,
ALL_TOP, or ALL_BOT) or by inputting a node component name with or without a component name
extension (_EDGE, _FACE, _VERT, _TOP, or _BOT). For more information, see Defining Non-Default Contact Settings in the Contact Technology Guide.