• triangles?

    Why doesn't solidworks support something such as bezier surfaces, nurbs for circles? It works with triangles which generate multi-edged circles. This defects are visible mostly on cones where flat triangle surfaces ex...
    Damir Galic
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  • What's New in Visualize 2019

    Hey fellow Visualizers! Want to know about all the exciting, new features in our latest Visualize 2019 release? This year, we've packed loads of new customer-requested workflows, including a few features unique to onl...
    Brian Hillner
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  • what I miss in visualize

    I miss: 1. gravity snap, snap to object plane. 2. Align and center camera to object axis so Y axis of the object is right in the middle (important because of perspective view)   anything else?
    Damir Galic
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  • siggraph 2018

    I've seen this video and they mention solidworks... SIGGRAPH 2018 - NVIDIA CEO Jensen Huang - Reinventing Computer Graphics - YouTube   What are they doing here and what program are they using? Anything relate...
    Damir Galic
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  • 3d volumetric textures?

    Hi, I've seen this picture below and it got me thinking... are volumetric textures a thing in the future, especially something like wood textures. So basically the texture would show appearance the way body is shaped ...
    Damir Galic
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  • [request] re-import from visualize project

    Hi, it would be nice if it was possible to re-import from another visualize file, instead of from the model. Assuming you import a model from visualize file you also import all appearances made from there so it would...
    Damir Galic
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  • Visualize 2018 SP3 - adding Denoiser; dropping Fermi support

    Hi Visualize community,   As you've hopefully heard by now, we're about to release new integrated technology to make your Visualize renders finish 10x faster! It's called the AI Denoiser, which uses machine lear...
    Brian Hillner
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  • Passing my forum Baton

    I am transitioning to a new job and currently training a coworker on Visualize. His name is Mario and will be taking over for me in regards to rendering. He will be using this login for the company. I absolutely loved...
    Chris Cunningham
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  • Visualize Monthly Contest

    Seems like we some interest in creating a monthly contest. This would be a good thread to flesh out some details.
    Chris Cunningham
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  • Rendered vs Real life

    I wanted to start a thread dedicated to those of us that make renderings, and then make the actual product we rendered. I'll start with an anniversary present I made for my 10 year wedding anniversary last year. I tri...
    Jeremy Grigsby
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  • Visualize 2018 Pro SP0.1 + Two GPU's + Accurate Render = Instant GPU Crash - RESOLVED !

    Definition of GPU crash:  Loud click, screen goes black, all 6 GPU fans go max speed.   I've been using Visualize/Bunkspeed since the split with KeyShot. I've had no problems with this workstation and Visua...
    David Goetsch
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  • Utilizing Motion Studies for Still frame Renders, Even with Visualize Standard

    Hi Everyone ,   this was a topic from the SOLIDWORKS World Presentation that myself and Alen Topic presented this year and it received a fair amount of interest so I turned it into a blog with a quick video. &#...
    Scott Ellery
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  • Visualize 2018 desktop calendar image

    Hi Visualize community,   Each year I create a Visualize desktop calendar image that can be downloaded and used on your own machines. This year's edition comes to us courtesy of customer AX Tech, created in Visu...
    Brian Hillner
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  • Visualize 2018 SP0 available now!

    Hi Visualize Community,   SOLIDWORKS Visualize 2018 SP0 is available now! LOADS of new features, improvements and of course pesky bugs squashed! You can't hear me, but I'm clapping right now for the Visualize R&a...
    Brian Hillner
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  • SOLIDWORKS Visualize De-noiser SWW18...You gotta see this

    Good morning and hopefully those of you I saw at SOLIDWORKS World have recovered by now   for those that were there or watched the live stream you may have seen the reveal of the De-noiser for visualize that us...
    Scott Ellery
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  • Visualize sessions @ SWW2018

    Hi Visualizers,   Our annual event SOLIDWORKS World 2018 is just around the corner! Make sure to login and build your own custom agenda using that link, and add to your calendar for reminders. I thought it would...
    Brian Hillner
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  • Cool tip - Visually see if GPU's and CPU are running at max while rendering

    I recently wanted to make sure I was squeezing every ounce of available rendering power out of my system. If you have multiple GPU's you can view their resource percentage in the NVIDIA Control panel and CPU usage in ...
    Chris Cunningham
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  • Cool Visualize 2017 Decal tip

    I didn't know about this feature and it just revolutionized my workflow. I am constantly adding an overwhelming amount of decals to products. It definitely takes a bit of time getting the size and positioning just rig...
    Chris Cunningham
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  • Workaround to view Visualize Panoramic Renders

    UPDATE: VISUALIZE 2018 SP0 USERS AND NEWER, SKIP TO BOTTOM OF THIS FIRST MESSAGE   Hi Visualizers,   Having trouble viewing your awesome Panoramic content from Visualize?? This forum post is for you!  ...
    Brian Hillner
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  • IOR Values for Many Materials

    Hi Guys,   I was searching the forum for IOR and didn't find anything like this, so I thought I'd share it with you all. It's a site with a list of hundreds of materials and their IOR values. Hopefully it's help...
    Mark Jackson
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