Form a user:I'm facing some problems while trying to render background image. It is either too dark or too bright.It is is a simple background image for the rendering, not an HDRi sky, you can set…Continue
From a user:I have found that using the default render settings make windows reflective and I can't find a tutorial on how to set up to render windows that are transparent with just a touch of…Continue
"Could you read through and perhaps follow these steps and see if anything helps us figure out why it is not appearing for you?
If IRender nXt isn’t showing up for you in SketchUp 2018, please do these steps:
Reinstall the latest…"
"Sometimes when I hear something like that, it’s because the camera is zoomed out just a little bit too far and all you see is a wall…because of a small amount of rounding error for the camera eye.
If you click on the rendering screen,…"
"We hadn't noticed that problem with the different section planes per scene.
We posted a new version of ArielVision with a fix for this.
Our downloads page;
Please try this version and see if it works better…"
"Thanks. I received your file, but I didn't learn much.
I was able to load it and change a material on the bridge fairly quickly. It took about 10 to 30 seconds for me, depending on which material in the bridge I clicked on to apply the new…"
"The nice thing about that "Select Material to Place" dialog is that it will loop through a component (or group) and place the material on all of the faces in the component that it finds with the same original material.
I can see where that…"
"The problem with this model is there a groups of lights in the board room lights layer that contain surfaces that are set to be object property lights.
The surfaces forms a tube which is rendered as 50 individual faces, and each one of these faces…"
"If more lights are being reported than the number of lights in the model, then I suspect that you have used a material as a light source, or made a lamp out of a surface that is getting broken into many individual lights for some reason.
"I tested the things you mentioned and posted a new version on our downloads page, with fixes to make the Sun and Sky work better. Please download and try this latest version:
To set the Sun position in…"
"The HDRi that you can set in the HDRi tab is a spherical HDRi sky that is mainly used for lighting. It also can appear as the background for the rendering, but unless you have downloaded and selected a very high resolution HDRi file to use, they do…"
"An HDRI sky will have it's own location for the sun (if it has a sun). You would need to rotate the HDRi sky until the shadows line up with what you see in SketchUp. We don't have a tool to try to automatically rotate the HDRi sky for you,…"
"Try going to our downloads page:
and downloading and running the install for the libraries.
Then restart SketchUp and see if they show up on that dialog."
"We posted a new version of nXtRender for Revit on our downloads page:
which now uses the Revit Section Box for a clipping the view in the rendering.
Please try that when you get a chance.