Thanks Samuel for your kind words. In this forum there a lot of folks much better than me doing such a great work. We are all learning from each other's work a lot and endlessly trying to make our work better = competitive. I am not doing renderings for living, though I'd love to do so :) I do rendering mostly for my clients, especially for the good ones :D Keep on the good work. Best regards.
"I changed the software to better handle native AutoCAD materials including some texture mapping.
To try it out-- in the Start Menu under AccuRender Studio Extras there's an app called Update Manager. Open it and install build…"
"Great. Just FYI it's not a perfect solution. Because I can't set the initial folder on your system, the Open File box may put you in a weird place. The libraries will be located in Documents->AccuRender…"
"Thanks-- I took a quick look. This drawing actually only has one AccuRender material called "Silver". The rest are AutoCAD materials only. Currently I'm ignoring AutoCAD texture mapping in ArStudio.