User Guides

In Construction

This page is still a work in progress. We are aiming to bring in the old documentation we have from blueCFD-Core 2.3-1, but the objective is to contribute as much as possible to the website, so that everyone can contribute.

Table of content:

How to Install blueCFD-Core

A short video tutorial is available at blueCFD-Core: Install How-To @ YouTube for blueCFD-Core 2016-1 and is shown below as well:


Getting started with blueCFD-Core

A 40 minute video tutorial is available at blueCFD-Core: OpenFOAM® tutorial 1 How-To @ YouTube and is shown below as well:

Instructions for source code developers

If you’re developping or building OpenFOAM technology from source code, then check the instructions already available on our wiki.

Building community projects with blueCFD-Core

We are gradually adding ports of popular community projects to blueCFD-Core.

Please follow the respective wiki pages for the project you want to build:

Graphical User Interface (GUI)

blueCFD-Core does not provide a GUI for using OpenFOAM, but there are already several GUIs developed by others that use blueCFD-Core: