• Can't change output settings in Visualize

    Hi!   For some reason I'm unable to change any of the output settings. I've tried different cameras, models and projects, even started a brand new project to no avail. No idea what has happened but I'm grateful ...
    Jimmy Johansson
    last modified by Jimmy Johansson
  • Visualize crashes

    Good evening,   I've recently run into a problem with Visualize. The projects I have worked fine 2-3 weeks ago, but for a few days now, it keeps crashing whenever i try saving/when it auto-saves (from what I've ...
    Sorin Popescu
    last modified by Sorin Popescu
  • Hide/Show parts that are animated

    Hello,   I have an animation that I exported from Solidworks Motion Study [Type: Animation], and the moving parts work great but I need to hide/show parts that are moving in this animation. I tried keyframing it...
    Brian Machado
    last modified by Brian Machado
  • import failed see log files for details

    i am trying to import the assembly from solidworks 202 version into visualize professional 2020 . but when i import i am getting a dialog box as shown below and i have attached the log file for the reference . i am st...
    Lal Kishen
    created by Lal Kishen
  • Solidworks Visualize import failed

    Hello Everyone!   I need to create an animation with visualize and I have an assembly with a motion study. When i try to export it with Advanced Export from Solidworks 2019 SP3 to Visualize 2019 SP3 i get an erro...
    Rouanet Rouanet,Gaetan
    last modified by Rouanet Rouanet,Gaetan
  • Cut only specified objects with Cut plane?

    Is it possible to only cut selective objects with the cut plane? I don't see any way to do this and it would be hugely helpful for some animations i'm doing.    Thank you. 
    Luke Thompson
    last modified by Luke Thompson
  • i cant see the thumbnails of my solidworks drawing

    Remle Macasinag
    last modified by Remle Macasinag
  • Appearances in appearances tab (only) only show as buckets, and their various spec/bump etc. images do not show (although the appearance still works in a blind sort of fashion.

    Was fiddling with menu toggles (don't do this) and somehow the settings were changed such that my homemade appearances no longer appear as texture discs under the appearance tab, even though they do under the librarie...
    Chris McLeod
    last modified by Chris McLeod
  • Uploading interactive image (html) file to a website

    Hello community, I have rendered an interactive image (html index file) from solidworks visualize, how can I upload this to my website? So that anyone can see my projects and interact with it? I am trying to make webs...
    Dhrumil Shah
    last modified by Dhrumil Shah
  • adding lighting in 2020

    have they removed the ability of adding custom lighting in Visualize 2020?
    J. Buckallew
    last modified by J. Buckallew
  • Just gone to render an animation and orbits and images per orbits choice is missing?

    Hello I have just gone to render an animation and suddenly the options to alter number of orbits and images per orbits setting have gone, they are normally there but i cant work out where they have gone i have share...
    M. H.
    created by M. H.
  • Gravel in vizualize 2018.

    Hello,I would like to simulate rough ballast gravel.With some depth in the texture.I currently have Solidworks 2018 and visualize 2018.But I have no experience with visualization.Would anyone help me with this?
    Thierry Dermul
    created by Thierry Dermul
  • Camera lag when with any movement no matter what type rendering- all versions of 2020

    I am getting serious camera lag with any pan or rotation no matter which mode of rendering is selected (even hardware shading). This only happens in 2020 and not  in 2019 sp4. It's been that way since 2020 came o...
    Jake Sclare
    created by Jake Sclare
  • Visualize cannot be started.

    I have SOLIDWORKS Professional. I am currently using version 2020. Visualize cannot be started.  The message "Failed to get license" appears. I thought that Visualize Standard could be used. But is Visualize not avail...
    Mz Nishimura
    last modified by Mz Nishimura
  • 3D product visualization online from Visualize

    I'd like to determine if there is a way to export our product renderings generated in Visualize to an online 3D viewer. VR and AR would be pretty cool, but i'd be more focused on desktop viewing. I expect I could rend...
    Luke Thompson
    last modified by Luke Thompson
  • Multi-layer clarification

    I just want to confirm that the only thing that Multi-layer appearances will layer are the texture layers (color, specular, alpha, bump). The attributes of the individual appearances (the type of shader and it's prope...
    Mark Biasotti
    created by Mark Biasotti
  • Component "ghosting" when rendering

    Hey everyone! I Keep getting these weird traces on some components, anyone know how to fix it?Preview Rendered for 6 passes (it doesnt make a difference if i let it fulkly complete rendering)   The full animati...
    F. K.
    last modified by F. K.
  • PBR and corner radius option

    I noticed that the corner radius option in advance does not work for PBR appearances. Is this a bug or a limitation of PBR materials?  I've read other posts on the corner radius not working when bump is applied -...
    Mark Biasotti
    last modified by Mark Biasotti
  • Environment blurred while doing motion blur

    Hello everyone. I'm trying to do visualization of my aircraft, but what I want to achieve is to have propeller blurred like it was rotating. I can add motion to the project, so it spins, all nice and well. But when I...
    Wojciech Boruch
    last modified by Wojciech Boruch
  • How to get rid of differently textured circle around hole

    As can be seen, here is a part that is a simple 0.5" thick sheet that has a hole through it. The appearance is "oriented strand board" as described in Solidworks and "chipboard" in Visualize. I am not sure why there ...
    Daniel Featherby
    last modified by Daniel Featherby