• Visualize crashes every time when i try to import MDL appearance

    Hello,   when I try drag-drop MDL appearance from exporer window to model - nothing changes. When I import MDLfrom appearance  from pallette - a message window appears (see attachet pic). Also, I copied t...
    Antanas Sulskis
    created by Antanas Sulskis
  • Four big problems, I can't keep wasting time with these precarious working conditions, and I notice that it doesn't just happen to me.

    1) I place a decal on the model, a helmet in my case, a decal of only 50 k, a simple oval in white png. I duplicate the decal, reduce it and leave it centered and concentric on the primary decal, I apply a gold materi...
    Max Balmenti
    last modified by Max Balmenti
  • Decrease in render quality in 2019?

    Has anyone else noticed a significant decrease in the render quality in 2019? Here are a few things I am experiencing. (the example below is the SAME file. The left image was rendered in 2018 the right rende...
    Kristina Dougherty
    last modified by Kristina Dougherty
  • Visualize GPU compliance warning?

      Is this a message to check if my graphics card is compliant? Or has it actually detected my graphics card isn’t compliant? My graphics card was approved until it was recently culled from the approved l...
    Gordon Rigg
    last modified by Gordon Rigg
  • Learning tip

    Hello fellow users,   I've been getting in touch with Visualize lately and couldn't help but notice that I am missing some key points in achieving a good rendered image.   I believe that what I need th...
    Jean Giacomoni
    last modified by Jean Giacomoni
  • Who can share a material similar to dog food?? Thank you.

    My vs version is 2020
    李 波
    created by 李 波
  • How to approach this problem...

    Hello, I am looking for some input on how to make an appearance for a layered material. The material that I am working with is called G-10. I'm just not exactly sure how to approach this problem as I've only...
    Cody Rowen
    last modified by Cody Rowen
  • How to change turntable's axis of rotation in SolidWorks Visualize Pro

    I have an object that looks like a box with two long poles sticking out perpendicularly on two sides. I want the turntable to be centered about the center of the box but it defaults to a center point out side of the b...
    Daniel Strang
    last modified by Daniel Strang
  • New Version - old Problem

    Now we are in Vis2020. Two full versions and 10 Service-Packs later and the queue is still not working correctly---Wow......!   Now we can edit MDL Materials and have PBR-Material.That´s really good and a...
  • RTX Support in 2020 (and 2019 sp05)

    Hello Vizzies... for those who may not follow/see the SOLIDWORKS blog posts, I wanted to call your attention to this blog post from last week.   SOLIDWORKS Visualize Introduces RTX Acceleration    2 m...
    Ron Bates
    last modified by Ron Bates
  • Textures doesn't applying on part

    Hello,   I need to add texture on surface in my model but not all of textures works. In some cases apllying texture on surface change only colour of it, but I don't see texture image. Additionaly some textures w...
    Mateusz Szurek
    last modified by Mateusz Szurek
  • Camera Positioning

    I want to make a Previs to match the Backplate with the real Photo of the car. The car model is centered and snapped to ground, the focal length is the same as  in the backplate, Pivot Point is set to the car.N...
  • Solidworks Free

    Is there any free version to use in a public educational institution for use by the teacher and students? Please, help me. Thanks
    Suely Rezende
    last modified by Suely Rezende
  • visualize cloud downloade is not working

    Dos anyone know why I can't downloade from the Cloud library. Anyone else with this problem? error: 'An Error has Occurred. Please see log file for details Some times I do not get an error, but it just hangs...&...
    Anne Struwe Christensen
    last modified by Anne Struwe Christensen
  • Duplicate Visualize Project and SolidWorks Part

    Hi there, How do I duplicate both a Visualize Project together with the Solidworks Part? I have the same furniture/table but in different sizes and colors I will need to render. thanks, Fabrice  
    Fabrice Knecht
    created by Fabrice Knecht
  • Matching texture maps from Textures.com

    Hello. I'm trying to import texture maps from Textures.com but I'm not sure which maps correspond to the different maps in visualize. It seems the map names don't match and i'm not sure what the differences are.  ...
    Luke Thompson
    last modified by Luke Thompson
  • "LiveUpdate could not find any files to Update"

    Because of the multi-year bug in Visualize, I have started following the recommended "solution" and started turning off "monitor file for changes" when I import Solidworks models. Now, I'm getting the error in the pos...
    Jeffrey Model
    created by Jeffrey Model
  • Exploded View Animations - How to Blog Post

    Hi everyone,   I recently finished working on an animated exploded view and wrote up a blog post on how you can create one with your own models. If you're interested in learning more about SOLIDWORKS Visual...
    Jonathan Delaney
    last modified by Jonathan Delaney
  • Copying lights between scenes

    Hi    I'm having some difficulty and wonder if anyone can offer some insight.   I have a 2018 viz file with the scene of a table and some chairs. I have a few different table options so I saved-a...
    Alexander Smith
    last modified by Alexander Smith
  • What's your render rig?

    Lots of discussion about builds and GPUs lately. Figured I'd start a dedicated thread for folks to talk about and show what they're running Visualize on.
    Jeffrey Model
    last modified by Jeffrey Model