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  1. Thanks, Dave. I’m planning to buy a new mac before the end of the year and assume it will come with Ventura installed. Luckily, I’m using VW2022 so it sounds like I should be OK.
  2. Does it happen with non-redshift rendtrworks renders? Is it also a problem in VW2022?
  3. Thanks all. Looks like my GPU isn't supported but I did download VW2022 and was able to use Redshift rendering mode. It was faster then the typical custom renderworks style I use but I think that was due to the settings (fewer light bounces, etc.) I'll need to do some more testing to see if it's any faster with matching settings.
  4. Can anyone out there tell me if my video card will work with the new Redshift renderer? 2017 iMac - Radeon Pro 580 w/ 8 GB. Thanks.
  5. I'm seeing the same thing, even with newly placed benchmarks. Does anyone out there have a fix?
  6. I'm having this problem again in VW2021. I have a script that works fine from a drop-down but will not work from right-click menu. Anyone else had this issue? Thanks.
  7. I agree! Having the same problem with VW2020-SP5. This kind of crap is why I still use VW2019 for most of my projects. Only reason I'm using VW2020 at all is because I'm working with another architect who only has VW2020. Really starting to question why I bother with "Service Select." Would love it if VW focussed on making stable software before they started adding new features. Wasn't the more consistent revenue stream of the subscription model supposed to allow VW to focus on building better software, rather than marketing? Would also love it someone from VW could chime in to help us solve this problem. Being unable to see lineweights in anything other than the "Best Performance" setting is not acceptable.
  8. Can someone out there help me figure out how to deal with multi-line sheet names while using the new (VW2018) title block object? I understand that I can turn wrap on and that any sheet name that is too long will wrap onto the next line. However, I could insert manual line returns in the VW2017 title block object but it seems that I can not in the VW2018 title block object. in order to prevent really odd looking text wraps, I really need to be able to insert manual line returns. I have tried this with the VW2018 title block object and can add line returns in the Edit Title Block Border Setting dialog but the don't show up on the title block - the text is truncated, showing only the first line. Am I missing something. Is there a way to control line returns in the sheet names in the VW2018 title block object? Thanks in advance for the help.
  9. EXACTLY! Pretty annoying, especially because I already have VW2018 installed. Seems like this should be a relatively easy thing to fix. Just add a "Don't remind me again" button/checkbox like there is in every other piece of software.
  10. Is there a way to disable the new version reminder in VW2017? It would be great if there was an option to "not remind me again" after the first notification. I already have VW2018 installed but am using VW2017 to finish projects that were already started on that version.
  11. Rick, Jacob, and Threedot, thanks for your responses. I was afraid that the general message was going to be that Dropbox was better. I'm already paying for a google business account and get 1TB of space on g-drive. Was just hoping to avoid having to pay yet another subscription (also paying microsoft monthly for the pleasure of using their apps) for data storage. Not to mention that I'm sure my drafting contractors are going to balk at the prospect of having to upgrade to a paid dropbox account because we need way more than 2G of storage. In the end, I guess you get what you pay for.
  12. I'm using VW2017 for architectural projects and work with a drafting person who is not in my office. We've started using g-drive to do project sharing but are having some trouble with the lag between saving and syncing as well as some sporadic other strange behavior. Can anyone out there tell me if one cloud service is better than the other for VW project sharing? I'd really appreciate any information or experience any of you have. Thanks.
  13. Is there a way to change the "base elevation" of a site model? I want to set my site model's base z at 0 (so that I can leave the floor elevation of my building at 0) but have the contours labeled starting at 96'. I've tried messing around with the site model settings but haven't been able to do what I want. Thanks.
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