LS-PrePost is an ad­vanced pre and post-proces­sor that is de­liv­ered free with LS-DY­NA.

Availability and Restrictions


The following versions of ls-prepost are available on OSC clusters:

Version Owens
4.6 X*
* Current default version

You can use module spider ls-prepost to view available modules for a given machine. Feel free to contact OSC Help if you need other versions for your work.


In order to use LS-PrePost you need LS-DYNA. OSC does not provide LS-DYNA license directly, however users with their own academic departmental license can use it on the OSC clusters.  Please contact OSC Help for further instruction.

Publisher/Vendor/Repository and License Type

LSTC, Commercial


Usage on Owens


To configure your environment for use of LS-PrePost, run the following command: module load ls-prepost. The default version will be loaded. To select a particular LS-PrePost version, use module load ls-prepost/<version>. For example, use module load ls-prepost/4.6 to load LS-PrePost 4.6.

Further Reading