This page provides information on Interactive Rendering in V-Ray. 

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V-Ray Interactive is an interactive rendering engine for SketchUp. To start using V-Ray Interactive, you can simply left-mouse-click the Interactive button from the main Asset Editor. You can always toggle the V-Ray Interactive renderer by clicking the Interactive switch in the Renderer rollout.


Initializing Render

The V-Ray Interactive render can be started from the V-Ray Asset Editor by choosing the option from Renderer rollout menu.





UI Paths:

||V-Ray Toolbar|| > Render Interactive

Extensions > V-Ray > V-Ray Rendering Options > Render Interactive


||Asset Editor|| > Render


||V-Ray Asset Editor|| > Render Roll out


The available parameters for the Raytrace rollout change between the default Basic Settings mode and the Advanced Settings mode. For more details on the parameters in this section, please see the Raytrace Settings page.



The Basic Settings view shows the most commonly used options from the Raytrace rollout needed for performing basic tasks.


The Advanced Settings view shows all available parameters that allow more advanced workflows.





  • When V-Ray GPU (CUDA) in enabled, some features are not fully supported. See the Supported Features page for more information.
  • Interactive GPU OpenCL rendering mode is currently not supported.