Locate V-Ray Tools and Features to Render in SketchUp


show more When launched with Google SketchUp, V-Ray features a floating toolbar you can use to access tools and features. The toolbar contains letter icons to denote functions, such as O for Options and R for Render. This online video shows you how to easily locate V-Ray tools and features, and how to retrieve the toolbar when it closes accidentally. show less
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Locating V-Ray tools and features

The first time we start the SketchUp application after running the V-Ray installer process, we don't really have to do to much in order to find V-Ray's main set of controls. This is because on launch, we get this handy floating toolbar that gives us access to the vast majority of the controls that we will use when working with V-Ray. Now if for some reason we close this toolbar down and need to find it again, we can just come up to the View menu, come to the toolbars and from the flyout menu, come down and choose the V-Ray for SketchUp option.

What we are going to do over the next few minutes in this video is just examine the options that we get access to by means of the V-Ray toolbar. As you can see, the first icon we get on the toolbox is in the form of a letter M. If we hover over this icon, the tooltip tells us that it'll bring up the V-Ray for SketchUp Material Editor. Now in chapter 5 we will be coming back to the Material Editor and spending quite a bit of ...

Locating V-Ray tools and features
Video duration: 5m 25s 3h 48m Intermediate

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When launched with Google SketchUp, V-Ray features a floating toolbar you can use to access tools and features. The toolbar contains letter icons to denote functions, such as O for Options and R for Render. This online video shows you how to easily locate V-Ray tools and features, and how to retrieve the toolbar when it closes accidentally.

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CAD
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SketchUp V-Ray
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