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The menu consists of nine different submenu's: Asset Editor, File Path Editor, Frame Buffer, V-Ray Rendering, V-Ray Lights, V-Ray Objects, Tools, Pack Project and Help

 

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V-Ray Menu

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MenuDescription
Asset EditorOpens the Asset Editor.
File Path EditorOpens the File Path Editor.
Frame BufferOpens the V-Ray Frame Buffer.
V-Ray RenderingOpens the V-Ray Rendering sub-menu.
V-Ray LightsOpens the V-Ray Lights sub-menu.
V-Ray ObjectsOpens the V-Ray Objects sub-menu.
ToolsOpens the V-Ray Tools sub-menu.
Pack ProjectAllows you to create a Zip file that contains the project file and all the associated assets used in the file (textures, environment maps, proxies, linked blocks and their assets, etc).
HelpOpens the Help menu.

 

V-Ray Rendering Submenu

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This submenu contains shortcuts to general V-Ray components.

 

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Menu Items

Description

Render

Renders the current view with the V-Ray production renderer.

Interactive Render

Starts a V-Ray Interactive Render.

Export VRScene

Exports a VRScene for render.

Batch Render

Shows a V-Ray Batch Render pannel.

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This submenu contains shortcuts for creating V-Ray Geometry objects.

 

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Menu

Description

Infinite Plane

Creates a V-Ray Infinite Plane.

Export Proxy

Exports a V-Ray Proxy object.

Import Proxy or VRScene

Imports a V-Ray Proxy object or a .vrscene file into the scene.

Add Fur to Selection

Creates a V-Ray Fur Object. Specify an object in the viewport that the fur will be applied to.

Convert to Clipper

Creates a V-Ray Mesh Clipper plane.

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This submenu contains shortcuts for additional V-Ray Tool functions.

 

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 Using the default action Rename Material for conflicts produced by inserted (as opposed to imported) files will produce renamed material copies each time the host project is saved and reopened. To counter this undesired behavior, refrain from choosing Rename Material as default action or make sure each inserted file contains uniquely named materials.

 

 

Menu

Description

Camera Focus Tool

Sets camera focus distance based on a point in the model.

Guess Lens Shift

V-Ray will guess the amount of lens shift that has occurred.

Randomize Object ID

Randomizes the Object IDs for the selected objects.

Convert Rhino Material

Converts Rhino materials to V-Ray materials.

Edit Materials in Asset Editor

Opens the currently selected object V-Ray Material for editing in the Asset Editor.

Randomize Material ID Colors

Allows you to assign a random color ID to your materials. This provides a workaround for materials from v2.0 scenes which all have black color IDs.

Set Materials ID Colors to Black

This will set a black material ID color to all materials.

Material Utility Tools

Opens a Material Utility Tools Submenu.

Enable all V-Ray materials

Enables V-Ray Materials settings by checking the Plug-in Checkbox in the Rhino Material Editor.

Disable all V-Ray materials

Disables V-Ray Materials settings by checking the Plug-in Checkbox in the Rhino Material Editor.

GPU Device Selection

Opens the GPU Selection menu.

Prompt on Material ConflictEnable or disable the pop-up window on material conflict occasions for the current project.
Material Conflict Action

Opens a submenu allowing selection of default material conflict action.

Use Existing MaterialSet the default material conflict behavior for the current project to use the existing material.
Replace Existing MaterialSet the default material conflict behavior for the current project to replace the existing material.
Rename MaterialSet the default material conflict behavior for the current project to rename the conflicting material.


Help Submenu

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This submenu contains shortcuts for additional V-Ray Help.

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Menu

Description

Online Help

Brings you to the Chaos Group Online help site.

About V-Ray

Shows you information about the installed version

License

Allows you to open the Online license server and to release your license.

Release V-Ray LicenseReleases all V-Ray Licenses.
License ServerLoads the V-Ray Online License Server configuration page in the web browser.