View Full Version : Sprite Preview

06-28-2004, 12:46 PM
I cannot get hypervoxel sprites to preview. If I load a scene from the Newtek Content that comes with LW, the sprites show up, but when I create my own particle system and set it up for hypervoxel sprites, they do not show up in layout. They render OK but I am doing some rough animation work and would love to see the sprites. What gives?

06-28-2004, 04:48 PM
When I worked with sprites in 7.5c, I was not able to preview them directly within layout. I used Viper to preview them. I haven't gotten a chance to play around in 8.0 but I would imagine that it is the same there.

So, in essence, use Viper and your problems will be somewhat solved.

Happy 'Wavin

06-29-2004, 10:21 AM
Did you click show particles in the HV interface?

06-29-2004, 11:21 AM
Yes, show particles is on. I loaded a scene that does show up inpreview and made sure all of my settings were the same and . . . nothing. I am using saved previews for a story reel and layout before I start final rendering and one scene involves quite a bite of particle work and I cannot see the sprites. This SUCKS!!!