AccuRender nXt

advanced rendering for AutoCAD

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AccuRender Studio with Denoiser
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I've just implemented Intel's denoising library in AccuRender Studio. I think the results are very exciting.  Most models seem to be something like 4-10 times faster(!).  I'm pretty darn sure this…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by S. Jaisimha Apr 17.

AccuRender Studio for AutoCAD
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We're up to Build 0082.  This new major release of the AccuRender and nXt product line now includes a plugin that works entirely within AutoCAD just like previous versions. It's got a ton of new…Continue

Tags: AutoCAD, AccuRender Studio

Started this discussion. Last reply by Roy Hirshkowitz Apr 12, 2018.

AccuRender Studio
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Here's the latest version of the new stuff.  If you're interested, try it at your leisure and let me know what you find.  It's a work in progress, so please be kind.  We'll likely have some bugs and…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Roy Hirshkowitz Feb 7, 2018.

Cloud rendering
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In case you're interested in what I'm working on right now.  This is a new engine running on the Microsoft Azure cloud.  Took two hours using a total of 64 cores. (8 x 8-core machines).  Costs about…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Roy Hirshkowitz Oct 6, 2017.

 

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Roy Hirshkowitz replied to Marko Stout's discussion renderfarm
"Yes."
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Roy Hirshkowitz replied to Peter Milner's discussion Advanced textures
"I'm assuming you're asking for nXtRender.  It's been a long time since I've looked at this stuff-- here's what I can remember: Displacement mapping changes the underlying geometry using a texture.  It's an…"
May 10
Roy Hirshkowitz replied to Roy Hirshkowitz's discussion AccuRender Studio
"Thanks-- try this one.   I'll fix the entry above as well."
Oct 9, 2017
franz plötzl replied to Roy Hirshkowitz's discussion AccuRender Studio
"the download link seem not work."
Oct 9, 2017
Roy Hirshkowitz replied to Roy Hirshkowitz's discussion Cloud rendering
"You're definitely not doing anything wrong.  Make a note of any problems and we'll deal with each of them individually .  There is a new material model and new rendering engine so there may be some differences that will be…"
Oct 6, 2017
Brandon Eckhart replied to Roy Hirshkowitz's discussion Cloud rendering
"Great, thank you! I've got the export working now. I was hoping it would export more of what I'd already set up in nXt. It converted most of my materials to Studio equivalents, which aren't as sophisticated (metals are more…"
Oct 6, 2017
Roy Hirshkowitz replied to Roy Hirshkowitz's discussion Cloud rendering
"Type "netload"-- navigate to Program Files / AccuRender Studio -- and grab the appropriate plugin version-- ArStudioAcadPlugin## for your version of AutoCAD. Type "arscene" to create the scene file and load AccuRender Studio.…"
Oct 6, 2017
Brandon Eckhart replied to Roy Hirshkowitz's discussion Cloud rendering
"I'm definitely interested in getting this working on my end. We've invested a lot of time into this software and I really don't want to transition to something like REVIT/3ds just for cloud rendering as I consider your software…"
Oct 6, 2017
Roy Hirshkowitz replied to Roy Hirshkowitz's discussion Cloud rendering
"Download link to the new software is here."
Oct 6, 2017
Roy Hirshkowitz replied to Roy Hirshkowitz's discussion Cloud rendering
"This only works with the new product "AccuRender Studio" which is available as a WIP. All you need is an Azure Batch account (which will involve creating an Azure Storage Account as well.)   The last time I went through this exercise…"
Oct 6, 2017
Brandon Eckhart replied to Roy Hirshkowitz's discussion Cloud rendering
"nXt isn't on Azure Batch's list of supported applications. Do I need to go through the process of creating a custom pool of virtual machines with nXt installed on them? This is all very new to me, compared to simply clicking the cloud…"
Oct 5, 2017
Roy Hirshkowitz replied to Roy Hirshkowitz's discussion Cloud rendering
"Let me know if you decide to try out Azure Batch-- I'll test and make sure my stuff is working and up to date."
Oct 5, 2017
Brandon Eckhart replied to Roy Hirshkowitz's discussion Cloud rendering
"Excellent! I'll go check it out. Thank you for the quick reply"
Oct 5, 2017
Roy Hirshkowitz replied to Roy Hirshkowitz's discussion Cloud rendering
"It's in the new stuff, right now using a Microsoft service called Azure Batch.  You'll need your own Azure Batch account to make it work, which is a bit cumbersome, but it seems to work nicely."
Oct 5, 2017
Brandon Eckhart replied to Roy Hirshkowitz's discussion Cloud rendering
"Is cloud rendering still in development? It's the one major feature still not present in nXt."
Oct 5, 2017
Roy Hirshkowitz replied to Peter Milner's discussion Decals increase file size
"It is fixed in the new stuff-- and support for UV mapped objects is better than in the current version as well-- although AutoCAD support for UV still isn't good the last time I checked."
Oct 2, 2017

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At 10:23am on June 30, 2016, FRANCIS SIAW said…

MR ROY PLEASE DO WE HAVE 3D WEAR HOUSE FOR NXT RENDER?

At 3:36am on January 26, 2015, traian m said…

Al hart /span>al.hart@renderplus.com>

6/18/13
to meRichard
traian,

Your Revit order in November 2011 was for license RVLD4037L. What is not working in Revit for you?

Your AutoCAD License is XAMC04487K.

You can download the latest version of nXtRender for AutoCAD from:
this was a mail from al hart about my non working revit licence.
when I asked for an upgrade, they told me I had to pay for the new version.
This is not fun, the old one never worked. And I'm not sure if the new one works. You see, there is no support, they do not answer in the forum, and instead it was you. 
The other issue, the ADT materials, if there is not possible to seamless integrate NXT in ADT (ACA) then it is a must to have updated step by step tutorials, otherwise we are obliged to build averything by hand in plain acad 3d entities, and it's cumbersome to update everything
with best regards
tm
At 2:24am on January 23, 2015, traian m said…

well, I was happy with the autocad version of accurender, so I decided to buy even a revit licence, because our office is migrating to revit. It never worked, soI talked to them about that release . Nothing happened. then they came with a new release but I was supposed to pay for an upgrade ( which I'm quite unsure if it works) . Look silly if I have to pay for somthing that does not work, then pay again wout having any clue if the new one will work. that about revit. Generally is quite confusing right now about who's who and where the border goes between the acad and revit opperation. the people on the revit side you are pointing at, write at times even on the acacd forum. 

about acad ACA/ADT materials , I'll try the trick , but somehow it 's cumbersome if I have to go outside NXT in order to assign NXT materials to entities.

thank you for your mail anyhow. I greatly appreciate your work.

best regards

At 12:34am on January 22, 2015, traian m said…

I bought nxt for revit and it never worked

a shame

moreover, I'm trying to get an answer about how to assigt nxt materials to autocad ADT entities, like windows, walls and the like. there are several poats about this issue here and there but I never managed to solve this enigma. So i'm left with two alternatives-to render in native revit, or to construct everithing with plain autocad entities and render with nxt, wich is time consuming.

At 9:16am on January 15, 2015, Aguinaldo Marinho said…
How do I buy NXT to REVIT 2015?
I already have NXT to AutoCad.
I'm upgrading to REVIT and wish the NXT as surrender!
At 3:12am on April 4, 2014, hoai hai bui said…

Hi Roy

I want to ask the following issues:
when I put the image in bitmap format bump material is skewed image after rendering. Guide me how to fix it.

Thank you very much!!!

At 11:12am on June 24, 2012, Aguinaldo Marinho said…

In AR3 was how to render fonts in Windows ... You typed the letters of any Windows font, and apply the material and everything went right .... I could not do the same NXT .... Create letters I had to manually ... how to render the letters typed by AUTOCAD??

At 9:06pm on June 23, 2012, alberto reyes said…

not not at all. yes the fore ground is what i was worry about i pasted from a image weak and i think it lost a detail i do that i gona change it. and reposted again later and thanks that is what i want a honest true thank again i upload after i refinish 

thank roy

At 5:30pm on June 22, 2012, alberto reyes said…

roy i really apreciate your comment about my latest work thanks, is part of a proyect for arquitectural contest in dominican republic  let me know about the images.

ar.

At 5:42am on March 29, 2012, Marcos Oliveira said…

ONDE VC FAZ OS DESENHOS? QUAL O PROGRAMA?

 
 
 

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Roy Hirshkowitz replied to Marko Stout's discussion renderfarm
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Marc Chaumier replied to Marko Stout's discussion renderfarm
"...but the 64 bits release is still working?"
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norton torres replied to norton torres's discussion accurender version 1.0.354
"ok... the RPS_nXtRender_R22_x64 sudenly is there... magic..!! thanks HART.... I JUST DOMLOAD AGAIN AND REBOOT..."
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norton torres replied to norton torres's discussion accurender version 1.0.354
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Rich Hart replied to norton torres's discussion accurender version 1.0.354
"Normally, nXtRender registers its commands with AutoCAD during installation. On occasion, this mechanism may fail. In this case you will need to manually load nXt the first time you run it in a particular version of AutoCAD.   Use the…"
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