• new problem

    so now, no matter if i open a current project or a new project, my pointer stays as the windows progress wheel. i can still select anything like its the arrow, however, when i try to change something in the current pr...
    J. Buckallew
    last modified by J. Buckallew
  • 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
  • SOLIDWORKS Visualize Feature Requests

    Hello Visualize Community,   Some of you have asked me to create a single forum post where all global Visualize users can request product features for future releases, and bounce these ideas off each other. This...
    Brian Hillner
    last modified by Brian Hillner
  • Who can share a material similar to dog food?? Thank you.

    My vs version is 2020
    李 波
    created by 李 波
  • Offline Renderer fatal error

    Hello, I’m having issues with our Solidworks Visualize Queue server not functioning. Visualize seems to be able to send the rendering job to the queue server just fine and the server initializes it but as soon ...
    Luke Thompson
    last modified by Luke Thompson
  • When rendering - scene is split in pieces...

    When I render in VIsualize scene it splits it in 4 pieces. so efectivelly it's not doing render in amount of passes I've specified.   This is screen after doing 50% and doing agaoin 64/150passes: so it's now ...
    Wojciech Paterski
    last modified by Wojciech Paterski
  • Object up against wall, how to get similar floor and background as without wall.

    Hi, I have this piece of furniture in open space. When adding a wall as a part in SolidWorks, in Visualize light and shadow change too much. The floor gets grey and does not fade into white. How to have exactly the s...
    Fabrice Knecht
    created by Fabrice Knecht
  • turntable rotation

    How can you change the rotation point in a turntable animation in Solidworks Visualize, I have tried moving the model so it is central to the world axis but it still rotates outside of this so some of the assembly goe...
    Paul Oliver
    last modified by Paul Oliver
  • Trouble with Fast render settings?

    Hi All,   after testing that for some reason shadow definition seemed to be better using the fast render option, I've found that my computer will produce a fast render but it wont show me any of the progress or ...
    Joshua Sharp
    created by Joshua Sharp
  • Visualise Preview Different to Final Render

    Hi All,   I've been struggling with this for a while but cant seem to find the solution, I've attached a screenshot of my preview screen before I render, which has great shadows from my scenes windows. However, ...
    Joshua Sharp
    last modified by Joshua Sharp
  • 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
  • performance issues

    so i was finally able to talk IT into upgrading my video card to a Quadro RTX 4000, however i'm still having problems with visualize. anytime i try to re import a model or assembly into visualize, it either locks up o...
    J. Buckallew
    last modified by J. Buckallew
  • Queue broken. "System.OutOfMemoryException"

    We have been running Visualize queue with our farm PC for the last year without issues. I'm not sure what changed with my system (windows updates, port settings, etc...) but I can't send anything to the queue. It thro...
    Luke Thompson
    last modified by Luke Thompson
  • 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
  • Moving parts between projects?

    Is there any way to take a part from one visualize project and add to another? I work with various vendors who give me CAD files of their projects.  A current project is a chainsaw rendering.  One vendor gav...
    Casey Bemis
    last modified by Casey Bemis
  • Realistic Fabric/furniture renders

    I'm a CAD designer for a luxury bed makers and for some of our prospective clients I sometimes have to make renders to show them what there beds will look like with different fabrics on.   These renders have to ...
    guy Luscombe
    last modified by guy Luscombe
  • Visualize rendered content

    Hello Visualize Community!   I'd like to start a thread where we can share our Visualize images, animations, and other rendered content for feedback from the community. I will also use this thread as the single ...
    Brian Hillner
    last modified by Brian Hillner
  • Import/open model from PDM - folder display BUG?

    Is it just me or do others have the same problem, we work with PDM Enterprise, and if I go to import/open anything from MY LOCAL pdm folder, I always get this style of folder preview: doesn't matter if I select, ti...
    Wojciech Paterski
    last modified by Wojciech Paterski
  • locking up

    does anyone else have issues with visualize locking up when you try to copy and paste a material?
    J. Buckallew
    created by J. Buckallew
  • 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...