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ianmcg
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Program Settings

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05-28-2010 01:20 PM
Whenever I open inventor and open an .ipt window everything in it is completely black. I figured out how to change the color of the grid, but the cube in the top right corner is still completely black and when ever I drag my pointer to select a group of lines it is completely black. Also whenever I create a square and extrude it the object is completely black as well. How do I change the settings so that these thing are translucent or a different color?

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mcgyvr
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Re: Program Settings

05-28-2010 01:29 PM in reply to: ianmcg
Either you have a graphics card/driver problem or you really messed with the color editor... Try going to tool..application options..colors tab and changing to a different color scheme... If that doesn't work try updating your graphics card driver.. And post what card and driver you are using..
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ianmcg
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Re: Program Settings

05-28-2010 01:54 PM in reply to: ianmcg
My graphics card is a NVIDIA GeForce FX 5200
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Re: Program Settings

05-28-2010 02:34 PM in reply to: ianmcg
More than likely Graphics Card/Driver or memory. Read this and post back
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http://teknigroup.com/support/Inventor/Howto.html

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