Hello, I generally do FEA in other softwares but I am trying to validate Solidworks simulation. I have set up a simulation which converged for thermal analysis. Then I tried a thermal mechanical (which uses the previous one to invoke thermal loads) and when I run it the solver window comes out but the progress bar never advances. I left it running for 4 days with no progress except for the timer and the memory staying itself high. In order for me to know that the solver is doing anything I would like to see some kind of solver log where it reports its progress or something. Also.. any suggestions to get it to start solving? I have tried simplifying as much as I can.