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Black screen on New Part in 2014/16

Question asked by Paul Karavaikin on Jun 27, 2016
Latest reply on Jul 29, 2018 by Emil Svendsen

I'm running SolidWorks 2014 and 2016 on Windows 10, and for a while now I've been getting a black screen in my draw area, as shown in the following screenshot, although 2014 was previously working perfectly (despite not being supported on Win10):

 

Solidworks_bs_1.JPG

 

The 'Use Software OpenGL' check box is grayed out for me so I cannot fix this issue by enabling it:

 

Solidworks_bs_2.JPG

 

I am running SolidWorks on an Alienware 13 R2 on Windows 10.

Processor:    Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-6500U CPU @ 2.50GHz, 2592 Mhz, 2 Core(s), 4 Logical Processor(s)

Graphics Card:    NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M   

16GB ram

 

Thanks for any help in advance!

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