This page provides information on the standalone V-Ray Mesh Viewer.
The V-Ray mesh viewer can be used to view both static as well as animated meshes. Once you run it, the tool will ask you to navigate and point to the .vrmesh or .abc file you want to preview. Once you've located the file you want to view and click Open, You will see the mesh.
You can navigate around the mesh by holding Alt and then using the Left mouse button to Rotate, the Middle mouse button to Pan and the Right mouse button to Zoom.
The mesh viewer tool is installed along with V-Ray and can be found in the tools or bin folder with other external V-Ray tools. It can be launched directly from the executable file or from the Windows Start > All Programs > Chaos Group > V-Ray [for app.] > Tools > V-Ray mesh viewer.
Open – Allows you to load another .vrmesh or .abc file.
Rendering Menu – The options here allow you to control how the mesh is previewed in the work area.
Use mesh preview – Shows a simplified version of the mesh. The same preview is used inside the 3d Application.
Gray – The whole mesh is gray.
Show Axis – Hides or shows the XYZ axis.