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Hardware Advice for Faster Simulating

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Here's some tips to help you make sure your Phoenix sims calculate as fast as possible.

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Software Advice for Faster Simulating

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It may be worth adding an exception in your On some machines, the Anti-Virus software for the file formats supported by may treat Phoenix FD's files . Those are .aur, .f3df3d and .vdb.On some machines, the Anti-Virus software may treat those files vdb as a potential risk and consume significant processing power to scan them. Since cache files are often hundreds of Megabytes or more, this could cause the simulation to slow down several times.

Consider adding an exception in your Anti-Virus software for these file formats. 

You may also add Phoenix FD log file extension (.log) or the log file directory (accessible through the Phoenix Preferences) to the exceptions of the Anti-Virus software.

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