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toxicarea
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Registered: ‎01-01-2011
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Same material looks different when rendered Revit 2011

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01-01-2011 07:36 PM

 

I put two pics of the problem. Notice the different look of the balusters. It is the same material on two different renderings (same project). Both renders are at best quality. I don not belive that it is the light that makes the change. The difference is more than obvious to me. How can i fix it?

Additionally, look at the glass reflection...it looks different too. 

 

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ryan.duell
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Registered: ‎06-01-2010
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Re: Same material looks different when rendered Revit 2011

01-04-2011 11:27 AM in reply to: toxicarea

Can you verify if you create a new view looking at the same area, does the material appear correct here or black as well?  I want to isolate if that specific view may have some corruption.

 

Also are all of the settings the same between the views [Discipline, Phase, etc.].  What if you temporarily make a view template from the correct view, and then apply that view template to the incorrect view?  Same results?

 

If this is a custom image file for the render appearance please see the thread below:

 

http://forums.autodesk.com/t5/Autodesk-Revit-Architecture/Materials-Render-and-Preview-Black/m-p/274...

 

Lastly, if the new view specifically also appears incorrect [or any material after a change] there may be some material library or temporary file corruption.  Please reference the thread below:

 

http://forums.autodesk.com/t5/Autodesk-Revit-Architecture/Revit-doesnt-render-when-I-change-a-simple...

 

Please let us know once you have an update.

Thank you,



Ryan Duell
Autodesk, Inc.

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