Coniferous trees are only to be used to block wind and views. Is it massive meaning 10 mb or more? Before introducing the Material Editor, Enscape would let you decide material properties using keywords you simply had to include in the material name. Bump maps can make for an incredible surface detail and noise, without having to use a lot of geometry or modeling. Disabling most of them fixed the crash. I made a mistake on this building as I did not make a particular pair of doors a component and it took almost two hours to add door handles to all those doors.
A temporary solution is to disable hardware acceleration in SketchUp while troubleshooting the problem. Copy all of the 3d data in your existing file and paste it into a fresh file. The Clearcoat material imitates the type of paint that you find on car bodies. I have noticed I can select if I right click, just not left click. The difference this material type will cause is only visible on single-face objects. So if you make 1000 lines and select then, are these slow again, or if you select 1000 circles.
It has been suggested to me that my drivers or graphics card might be the culprit. You can use this feature for noise on concrete surfaces, wood, or even full reliefs! You know this effect from looking at a glass of water, or very thick glass. So after considering all your options you're thinking about going shopping? Grass, Tall Grass, Wild Grass Realistic grass material based on the underlying surface color. Restarting SketchUp to check for the problem. Please note that we suggest continually checking with your graphics card driver provider for new Vista-compatible drivers.
But given the extra hoops one has to jump through to enter administrative mode, it may be more practical to use the app from sketch3d. I ended up copying my project from one Sketchup file to another layer by layer until I found the issue layer. Grey areas will appear partially transparent, such as glass. Any other suggestions I might try? Do the best you can with the card you have by practicing good. After trying to reinstall SketchUp i found out that there is a tool to check if you are using the recommended specs, 'SketchUp Checkup'.
If that fails too you will have a chance by verifying what object-types exactly makes the selection slow. The Grass type material, as seen in the material editor, looks almost the same as the Generic type. However, it is possible to improve the navigation significantly: To make Sketchup run faster: 1. If you have any, give your scene names a makeover. This is a basic line, polyline and text drawing with no Z info to any of it. In a building if the outer walls and roof are layers, it's possible to turn those off to work on interiors. Of course this doesn't help figure out what the original issue was.
Periodically you need to purge unused components from your file. Could you please pack a project exhibiting the problem and send it over at for investigation as well as info about your system spec and version of V-Ray and SketchUp. Additionally, try some of the suggestions in the following article to help make your Windows 10 installation run better:. Has anyone else run into this problem? They tell Enscape to interpret a surface as protruding bright parts of the texture or pushed in dark parts of the texture. Most 3d drivers are designed for games, and are often not tested using other 3D programs.
I then made 8 copies of that group, exploded so I had a single group of 8 X 16 or 124 chairs. Turn it on if it's off, or off if it's on. Go to intel website and update your graphics drivers and that should do it. If that solves your problem, I'm interested to know about how many entities you are selecting? Once you've opened a dozen files or so, the list will be reset. I can bring up the library, load in a proxy object, however when I try to select a surface host, the program freezes and then closes immediately. If it stops freezing do not use the other steps in the video. Alfred, I tried to reproduce the problem with similar files and couldn't do make it go.
I attached a screenshot of my rendering settings, hopefully you guys will have some insight! Also gets stuck building the scene when I turn off displacement, lights, and shadows. You can use up to four textures at a time per Enscape material. Consult the Video Card Compatibility section of the Readme file in the SketchUp installation directory for additional details regarding compatibility issues for specific video cards. If these conditions are met, Enscape will apply Translucency to objects this material type is applied to. Is there a solution other than retraining myself to begin a command then select? In previous releases, this has never been an issue. This also happens when I try to select individual points rather than a surface.
I hope that info helps someone, if not i hope it helps you Georgi in understanding what might be causing the problem. It usually contains several review links for selected graphics cards. Is Microsoft aware of this issue? I've been trying to resolve this issue for days. This is common in nature for example with leaves, which is why this is the most common use case for this type of material. I am currently looking into that.