• Why is my export animation option greyed out in Visualize 2018?

    Hello, My only option is single frame export (green arrow) and the animation option is not available to click as shown in the attached image (red arrow).  It is a 9 second animation, simple enough 270 degree ro...
    Kealan Devlin
    last modified by Kealan Devlin
  • Jagged Accurate Mode

    I'm seeing massive errors in Accurate mode. Is anyone else having issues like this?   Solidworks 2020 Assembly Visualize 2020 SP2 HP Z8 Workstation 3xNvidia P4000        
    Neil Marten
    created by Neil Marten
  • Glass color lost when rendered as transparent PNG

    I'm trying to develop a rendering that will be used on a website and I need it to be a transparent PNG file. The object i'm rendering is a sheet of glass using the "glass" appearance type, with a transparent grayscale...
    Luke Thompson
    last modified by Luke Thompson
  • duplicate decals disappear applied in Visualize

    I'm currently on Visualize 2019 SP5   It is similar to this issue that Dale posted: https://forum.solidworks.com/message/959568?q=duplicate%20decals%20disappear%20applied%20in%20Visualize    I am...
    Mark Biasotti
    last modified by Mark Biasotti
  • AMD Radeon Pro WX5100 Not Detected

    I have an eGPU setup through thunderbolt, everything is working fine other than Solidworks visualize is not detecting it. Solidworks is detecting it fine but for some reason, visualize only detects my processor. What ...
    Austin Cassel
    last modified by Austin Cassel
  • Exporting fbx with animation from Visualize

    For some reason when I try and export an FBX file from Visualize to open up in 3ds Max, it doesn't include the animation data? I have animated an assembly in Solidworks and exported it into visualize. The animation pl...
    Tango Charlie
    last modified by Tango Charlie
  • Steps to Report a Visualize Crash & Capture Log Files

    Hi Visualize Community,   On the developer side, SOLIDWORKS Visualize is a complex bit of software that creates a powerful application for our users to create amazing photo-quality content. And just like any oth...
    Brian Hillner
    last modified by Brian Hillner
  • Will AMD RX 5700XT Work with AMD ProRender/Visualize 2020?

    Hi Everyone,   I just recently found out the 2020 version of SolidWorks Visualize will support AMD ProRender and included a list of recommended AMD workstation GPUs. But my question is will Visualize 2020 b...
    Kuan Liu
    last modified by Kuan Liu
  • camera bug?

    The camera will move up to 89.90 in latitude and not the full 90 degrees. This can be a problem in orthographic view when importing objects into a scene and trying to align them. Is this a bug?
    Marios Pazaitis
    last modified by Marios Pazaitis
  • Is it possible to apply a normal map to a decal?

    I have a cloudy film with flexographic printing on sections of it which I would like to replicate for renders. I have the base material looking about the way I want it. When I apply the printing as a decal with an alp...
    Jeffrey Model
    last modified by Jeffrey Model
  • graphics problem with importing file from SW and not only.....

    Is there something I'm doing wrong when importing or it's just my model.... This is screen from SW: Now when I use 'Simple Export' from SW to Visualize i get this (so hidden parts are showing) : It shows items ...
    Wojciech Paterski
    last modified by Wojciech Paterski
  • Turntable animation does not fully render every other frame

    I'm attempting to produce a turntable animation with 600 render passes at 1800x1440 pixels. The animation was 5 seconds long at 30 fps. It was a CPU render running on a system with 32 gb of ram, a Ryzen 5 3600x, and a...
    Jeff Ahlers
    last modified by Jeff Ahlers
  • 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
  • how can I add key frames to the lights?

    Am trying to animate on and off the lights at different key frames how can I do it?
    George Miltiadou
    last modified by George Miltiadou
  • Nothing appears when opening a file

    I've been trying to play with Visualize off and on since it was introduced. Trouble is, when I try to open a file in it, nothing appears, and it crashes.   Heck, I'd use Photoworks 360, but it doesn't work like ...
    Alan Knapper
    last modified by Alan Knapper
  • Duplicate decals imported from Solidworks do not show up on model

    Visualize 2019 Standard...   When importing a SLD design that has multiple instances (component array?) of the same decal the subsequent ones do not appear. I have to manually add them in Visualize which is not ...
    Dale Johnston
    last modified by Dale Johnston
  • state of rendering

    This is more of a start to a conversation than a specific question. As a guy who's been around for a while, my head spins every time I think of rendering in SolidWorks. How many different names/products have we been t...
    Matt Lombard
    last modified by Matt Lombard
  • Decal error

    Hello,   Hoping someone can help.   I have a couple images applied as appearances within an assembly. the one on the wall is fine, however the one on the screen mirrors itself once in visualize. Its fine i...
    Greg Hynd
    last modified by Greg Hynd
  • Decal appears to be floating on surface

    The effect occurs when placing a decal on a galvanized or metal surface. The decal has a high gloss appearance, but the refraction of the light on the (sub)surface does not seem to be in the right place. The unrealist...
    J. Prins
    last modified by J. Prins
  • Phantom jobs in queue - Visualize Pro 2020 SP2

    Good afternoon. I'm having an issue with phantom jobs stuck in my queue, identical to this issue from 2017: Visualize Queue not Purging  I have tried all the recommendations listed in that thread: Hitting ...
    Kristina Smith
    last modified by Kristina Smith