Usage

How to locate V-Ray for SketchUp toolbar
In order to use the V-Ray toolbar you must first select V-Ray as your current renderer. You can do so by: 1) Clicking on the Windows menu inside of ...
Thu, 1 Sep, 2016 at 12:10 PM
Can I use Backburner to manage distributed rendering?
V-Ray Distributed rendering (DR) Spawner uses some Backburner resources, which is why Backburner should be installed on the machine that will be used fo...
Wed, 19 Oct, 2016 at 3:06 PM
Is it possible to render over the network using multiple machines with different operating systems?
Yes this is possible, and to do so you must check the "Transfer missing assets" box in the V-Ray Distributed Rendering Settings window. This opt...
Wed, 19 Oct, 2016 at 3:12 PM
How can I best configure my multi-GPU machine to get the most out of V-Ray?
V-Ray will, without configuration, use all the power it can get it's hands on. The trick is to make sure everything is being handled as efficiently b...
Wed, 19 Oct, 2016 at 3:14 PM
Does V-Ray 3.0 have a built in render manager?
There is no render manager included with V-Ray, however using DBR (distributed bucket rendering) in conjunction with Backburner is very useful. Backburner...
Mon, 24 Oct, 2016 at 2:37 PM
When using V-Ray 3.0 and Backburner, an error occurs stating "No plugin available to handle job"
Please refer to the following link, which contains a list of fixes for this Autodesk error: Autodesk error solutions
Mon, 24 Oct, 2016 at 2:40 PM
How to change the "subdiv value" in V-Ray 3.0 for 3ds Max
1) In the Render Setup window, click on the V-Ray tab and then select the Global DMC window.   2) In this window you will see a checkbox that says ...
Mon, 24 Oct, 2016 at 2:51 PM
I have installed V-Ray for SketchUp but cannot locate the V-Ray toolbar inside of SketchUp.
In order to use V-Ray, you must first select it as your current renderer. To do this, simply click on the Windows menu and choose Preferences. In the Syst...
Mon, 24 Oct, 2016 at 3:02 PM
I have installed V-Ray for Rhino but cannot locate the V-Ray toolbar inside of Rhino.
Click on Tools and then Options, and in the Options window go to the Plugins section. In the Plugins section locate V-Ray for Rhino and check the box to e...
Mon, 24 Oct, 2016 at 3:06 PM
Distributed Rendering error "No connection could be made because the target machine actively refused it"
Please make sure that all the render slave machines are pointed to the machine where the dongle is plugged in. To do so, on each render slave navigate to...
Mon, 24 Oct, 2016 at 3:24 PM