Forum discussion tagged with blender.
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    Question Why Pc restarts in certain actions/Load?

    I'm running Rx 590 with thermaltake Smart modu 630W It's been 1year that i upgraded my gpu and psu. I don't thing I ever faced this kind of problem before. When I work with the scene in blender eevee with volumetric tiles size 2px and export 8k maps from substance painter with filter turned on...
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    [SOLVED] Use system memory as dedicated gpu overhead?

    To start off, I know ddr3/4 runs at a much lower speed than Gddr5. I know that this low speed would result in stutters while in-game. I'm more interested in rendering, or blender to be more specific. My current setup is an i5 3470 (painfully slow in renders), gtx 970 3.5gb vram, 2x2 + 2x4GB...
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    Question Multi-OS question

    Hi guys! I'm considering doing a new build next year (either AMD Threadripper 3 or Intel Cascade Lake X), primarily for Blender. I want to use Linux as my main OS, since Blender performs better on it, but I also plan on running Windows via virtual machine, for any software that doesn't run on...
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    Question Can I connect my laptop to my desktop?

    I'm trying to get into CGI, and I thing it would be amazing to hard wire my touch screen spectre laptop to my desktop pc, so I could use my tilt pen for my pc, instead of my productivity laptop.
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    [SOLVED] VFX/3D Modeling build ~£1600

    Approximate Purchase Date: The closer the better Budget Range: Around £1500-1600, would want to spend as little as possible since I'm just starting University, leaving room for improvements in the future System Usage from Most to Least Important: 3D modeling, texturing, rendering/Video...
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    [SOLVED] Ubuntu Sapphire RX Vega 64 Nitro+ running slow ?

    Not sure where to post this because I couldn't find a SapphireTech Forum and AskUbuntu hasn't been very helpful. After installing Ubuntu 18.04 LTS I tried installing the AMDGPU-Pro drivers as directed (I included Pal / Legacy & Rocm) the GPU went very silent and the desktop runs smoothly. There...
  7. MeshVoid

    Question Will I benefit from using 1070 and 1080 card simultaneously using CUDA for Cycles (Blender) rendering?

    Hello sexy people! As the GPU market being updated with new models old GPUs become more affordable. Will I get rendering speed increase (or any other benefits) by buying Nvidia 1080 8 gb ram and plucking in into a PC with the following specs: Nvidia 1070 8 gb Vram Motherboard: GA-Z77-DS3H...
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    Question Which Ryzen Cpu, Gpu should i pick for my low-budget build?

    Hello, Can you help me choose between ; a) ryzen 5 1600, a320 mobo, rx 570 b) ryzen 3 1200, b450, rx 570 c) ryzen 3 1200, a320, rx 580 d)ryzen 3 1200, a320, rx 580 (if i save on smth else) if you have any other ideas on where i can save please suggest it. *The b450 i wanted in order to Overclock...
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    Question Ryzen 7 1700 Cpu vs amd rx570 Gpu for Rendering | Blender

    Hello. I ve been searching for some time now and cant find whether ryzen 7 1700 will perform better than the rx570 in rendering in most cases the cpu would be overclocked and im not going to buy an overclockable mobo for now...Im asking cuz i might save money buying a smaller gpu(?) cuz i...
  10. Karbonic

    Question Strange Problem Affecting Multiple Programs

    Hi, for the last few days, I've been having an issue that's been affecting multiple programs, for the most part making them not respond or crash on start. The programs in question are: Paint Tool .SAI Blender MalwareBytes Radeon Settings: Host Application Adobe CC Programs (AE, PS) I've tried...
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    [SOLVED] Which GPU? 1050ti, 1060 3gb, Rx570 or Rx580 for 3D modelling, game development (Blender, Unity) etc., on a budget?

    Hello! Which Gpu should i get for 3d modelling, game development, editing programs etc? if none of the above which would you recommend? -I m not sure which will work better with the cpu i want to get (ryzen5 1600x) -Ive found that Rx series is better for this stuff" -Will some of these...
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    Question Which one of the following rigs will render faster with four GTX 1070's?

    The rig will be an upgrade for my present rig which is: i7-4790K, Asus Z87-WS, 2x8GB DDR3 2400 RAM, 4 GTX 1070s with AIO coolers. Blender is not scaling 100% as it is supposed to and I was wondering if a CPU with more lanes will fix that. Rig #1 i7-6850K, ASRock X99 OC Formula/3.1, 4x4GB DDR4...
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    Question Blender, Photoshop, After Effects, Unreal Engine quitting unexpectedly

    Hi, I've recently built a new PC. It works mostly fine, but some programs quit unexpectedly, even without intensive use. My build DXDiag When running Blender on debug mode I get this: Error : EXCEPTION_ACCESS_VIOLATION Address : 0x00007FF7B6CC8D7E Module : C:\Program...
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    Pc wont boot

    When I boot up my pc it shows the hp menu then has press esc to go to boot menu and when I do that it goes to a black screen and list all my components and won't do anything else.
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    Windows keep lagging

    My Lenovo thinkpad t61 keeps lagging and skipping at first ibtaught it was the Ram I removed one of them then the system came back, then later started the same thing started again. I later upgraded the ram but still same problem. Please help . Thank you System Specs CPU Intel Centrino Ram 3gb...
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    Router with USB to attach hdd.

    I need a router having USB 3.0 in which I can attach my external hdd to stream media over Wi-Fi. Please suggest some routers which have this fuction.
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    High-pitch / buzzing sound from PC case

    Good day to all. I've been experiencing a wierd issue with my system where I work at. We don't have IT so I have to attend to this issue by myself. I've been hearing a high pitched sound from the PC when I open Google Chrome. (with Explorer there's no issue, and unplugging the ethernet...
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    quick question about adding more fans (specific case and motherboard)

    okay, so im building an Amd Ryzen 1800x system with 16 GB vengence ram, im going to go with the Asus Rog Crosshair hero Vi motherboard, it has a cpu fan header and 3 system fan headers first off, this is my first time building a system that requires more than 3 fans so im pretty much a noob...
  19. SNAR

    Does virus/malware present in other disk partition/HDD survive windows reinstall?

    Hi, If virus/malware is present in other disk partition/HDD other than primary partition (C drive) will it survive C drive format and windows re-installation? Even if higher windows version (say 8.1 to 10) is installed? Also, is it possible for virus/malware in mobile to enter my cloud...
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    7700k kraken x62

    Hello and thank you for taking the time to read this post. I am reaching out to the community here because I really need some input and I don't personally know anyone who is experienced with overclocking. Just to get it out of the way, may specs are as follows: 7700k Kraken x62 with x4 140mm...