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  1. Excuse me for my mindlessness on this topic, but...

    Excuse me for my mindlessness on this topic, but it's when I use backburner with 3ds Max.

    Is that true? License type doesn't matter? (May I ask why there's 3 different kinds of licenses then? It's...
  2. Would either a standard license or a professional...

    Would either a standard license or a professional GPU license allow me to use the network rendering function?
  3. Mental Ray license types description improvement

    Hello all, while I understand the needing to purchase a license for Mental Ray, I would like to point out an area that could use some help:

    When deciding on what license to choose on the "buy a...
  4. Mental Ray (May 17th release) - Hair and fur has no color - inherits mesh color

    I have attached a simple scene for the hair and fur test. A sphere with blonde hair (as seen in the viewport), but renders purple. It seems Mental Ray is grabbing the object's mesh color and applying...
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    I have an update picture, this part is unexpected...

    I have an update picture, this part is unexpected and needs to be looked at. Upon a fresh bootup of 3ds Max, first thing I do is render and the error log fills up quickly.

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    Mental Ray shadow error

    I'm not 100% sure if this is a "bug" per-se, but I've never seen it appear on the 3ds Max error log before with previous builds.

    I've attached the scene file with the image for those who want to...
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    To add to the situation, while the hair still...

    To add to the situation, while the hair still renders white, just recently, 3ds Max's error log has popped up, and showed a long slew of errors within Mental Ray.

    I'm not sure how significant this...
  8. That is correct, if I open 3ds Max on the...

    That is correct, if I open 3ds Max on the machine, locally, and render from within the program, the render engine works just fine. It only seems to have an issue when I try to use Backburner on them.
  9. All of my render machines have "Quadro FX 4600"...

    All of my render machines have "Quadro FX 4600" video cards.
  10. 3ds Max 2018 backburner error - Mental Ray does not load

    I am trying to utilize network rendering with 3ds Max 2018, and in the monitoring application, I just get an arbitrary "3ds Max error".

    Upon closer inspection, the server application on the render...
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    Thanks for the input. I'm not sure if it's...

    Thanks for the input.

    I'm not sure if it's anything worthwhile mentioning, but the hairs look quite different from previous Mental Ray releases. I'm not sure if that's Mental Ray's Hair & Fur...
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    I must ask, if this is addressed to the...

    I must ask, if this is addressed to the engineers, would I expect a Mental Ray update? (I'm new to all of this, so please do excuse me if I sound a bit naive.)
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    Mental Ray hair and fur renders white

    Hello all, I have tried out the new Nvidia Mental ray for 3ds Max 2018 and while it looks promising, I have a problem with it.

    Mental Ray renders the hair and fur white, regardless of the settings...
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