• How to define Joints/Connections in Visualize?

    Hi,   I am trying to animate an industrial 6 axis robot in Visualize.   Is there a way to define joints or connections?   Just pulling the pivot point to the center of the joint is not really practic...
    Clemens Ambros
    last modified by Clemens Ambros
  • weird camera behavior

    Hi,   I imported a motion study from Solidworks into Visualize including the camera.   This camera does behave quite weird when I try to change orientation and position. It seems like it's turning around a...
    Clemens Ambros
    last modified by Clemens Ambros
  • I get an error message when trying to start Visualize.

    I cannot start Visualize. After the normal startup screen (with the render) I get an error message saying Solidworks Visualize has encounterd an error.   Bunkspeed.objectpanarchy.panarchy.builder.buildfailedexep...
    Joost Hopmans
    last modified by Joost Hopmans
  • Preview/ rendered lighting disparity

    We're on Visualize Standard 2019 R4, just learning how to use it. Having problems getting the light level right. The SolidWorks model just has a plain white background (graphics guy wants no background, shadows, etc.)...
    Carl Finney
    last modified by Carl Finney
  • 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
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  • Choppy Edges on Curved Surfaces

    This is rendered in Perspective Mapping Mode. I've also tried UV.   Any suggestions to make these go away?
    Armand Matossian
    last modified by Armand Matossian
  • Why has Visualize SP2 tessellated my models?

    Hello,   After updating Visualize 2019 from SP0 to SP2 i have noticed that models no longer have smooth surfaces. The image below shows the same file before and after the update (ignore black part). Arrows show ...
    Sam Billington
    last modified by Sam Billington
  • What does "End of Central Directory record could not be found." mean?

    I have a project file that is not opening and giving me this error. Any suggestions in how to recover the file? The file finished saving 2 min before a power outage. Computer lost power and turned off.  
    Chris Cunningham
    last modified by Chris Cunningham
  • SW Visualize - Creating a Speckled paint/finish

    Hi Forum, Does anyone have tips for creating a speckled paint like finish in Visualize? Similar to these images:    
    Ben Zuckerman
    last modified by Ben Zuckerman
  • Queue 2020 Beta 2 and Beta 3 does not work. is always initializing!

    Widows 10 / 64 all updates   Queue 2020 Beta 2 and Beta 3 does not work. is always initializing! Even the smallest objects.  With Beta 1 everything worked wonderfully.   Now the question is:   -...
    Peter Michael Weber
    last modified by Peter Michael Weber
  • Using 3D scanner for renderings?

    Hello. We've got some parts that we don't have CAD models of and we're considering purchasing a 3D scanner as a "quick" solution to providing a model. Does anybody have experience using a 3D scanner for use in render...
    Luke Thompson
    last modified by Luke Thompson
  • Is it possible to get a decal perfectly aligned?

    I may have missed it in the options somewhere. But I need to get a decal perfectly straight and perfectly centered. I am having a difficult time doing this by eye balling it and dragging it.  
    Chris Cunningham
    last modified by Chris Cunningham
  • Import only specific model?

    Hi, does new SW Visualize allow to import and update only specific group within model?
    Damir Galic
    created by Damir Galic
  • Interactive Images flickering/white as it loads the images in most browsers. Is there a way to force them to load at the same time?

    I created an 800x800, 72ppi interactive image. When I open it in Chrome, it works without any issues. I can freely rotate the image with smooth results.   When I open it in Edge, Internet Explorer, or Firef...
    Kristina Smith
    last modified by Kristina Smith
  • Rendering of Plywood Edge

    Hi, I have big troubles to do the settings for plywood. I want to render a picture that matches the attached photo.   - How do I do the correct settings in the apperance and environment? - Do I need to use dif...
    Fabrice Knecht
    last modified by Fabrice Knecht
  • 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
  • Grungemap in Mutli-layer problem

    Hello. I'm trying to use multi-layer appearances to apply grungemaps.  I've been following the information in the 2 tutorials below without much success. I can get either of the base appearances to show correct...
    Luke Thompson
    last modified by Luke Thompson
  • Help with glass rendering and realistic settings

    Hello all,   I'm practicing more on Visualize especially with higher pass, transparent models starting with the tablet attached to this post. I output this at 1920 x 1080, 96dpi and 3500 passes but I wasn't impr...
    Uchenna Offor
    last modified by Uchenna Offor
  • Appearance is not solid after rendering, you can look through it

    Hello everybody,   After rendering, some parts are not solid, you can look through them, in the included image I show an example of the problem. Has anyone a solution for this?   Best regards,   Mic...
    Michiel Trappeniers
    last modified by Michiel Trappeniers
  • Is it possible to combine a keyframe-animation with a rotation-animation?

    Hello, i'd like to animate a camera-motion as follows: first, the camera rotates around my model and then it transitions into a path set by keyframes (moving in, showing details and leaving again). The problem i am h...
    Linus Toennishoff
    last modified by Linus Toennishoff