i haven't tried this but its worth a shot
show displacement or stress
edit the property of the study
i think you should be able to pin it
and then when you make a change it should update on the screen
if that doesn't work, it sounds like a great enhancement request and until then, use the workarounds you have found
Your suggestion works, Jared.
Only issue is that you have to advance the plot step, hit check. Advance, check. Advance, check. etc.
MUCH better than what I had been doing. I'll submit an ER, anyway, though. Thanks!