This page gives an overview of V-Ray's UI integration into Houdini.
In order to use V-Ray in Houdini, the batch file included in the download must be run to set the required environment variables.
Adding the V-Ray Shelf
To add the V-Ray tab into your Houdini UI after the first time you run the batch file, follow the steps below:
- Click the + button at the far right of the Houdini Shelf Dock.
- Go to the Shelves sub-menu and choose V-Ray to add a check to that shelf option.
For more details on the tools available from the shelf, please see the V-Ray Shelf page.
(include details on other ways that V-Ray integrates into the Houdini UI)
The following V-Ray come with the installation, each with its own dedicated interface window.
V-Ray Frame Buffer