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rhino:5:video:troubleshooting:missing_shadows [2015/09/14]
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rhino:5:video:troubleshooting:missing_shadows [2016/04/25] (current)
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 First, simply ** [[rhino:​5:​video:​troubleshooting|updating video drivers]]** may help. First, simply ** [[rhino:​5:​video:​troubleshooting|updating video drivers]]** may help.
  
-Second, make sure **hardware acceleration** is enabled in the **Options > View > OpenGL** page. +Second, make sure **hardware acceleration** is enabled in the //Options > View > OpenGL// page. 
  
-If you are still missing expected features like cast shadows or reflections in the viewport display, here are some things to check.+If you are still missing expected features like cast shadows or reflections in the viewport display, here are a couple of things to check.
  
-  * **Cast shadows:** Are shadows enabled in the display mode for this viewport? Check the **Display panel** (Panels ​ menu > Display) ​ and make sure the //Shadows// box is checked.+  * **Cast shadows:** Are shadows enabled in the display mode for this viewport? Check the **Display panel** (//Panels ​ menu > Display//)  and make sure the **Shadows** box is checked.
  
-  * **Reflections:​** Rhino can show environment reflections in the viewport if object materials have some reflectivity set. Reflections may not look like much if the environment is a flat color or a simple gradient. Setting a more //active// environment in the **Environment panel** ​ (Panels ​ menu > Environment) will give these surfaces something more to reflect.+  * **Reflections:​** Rhino can show environment reflections in the viewport if object materials have some reflectivity set. Reflections may not look like much if the environment is a flat color or a simple gradient. Setting a more //active// environment in the **Environment panel** ​ (//Panels ​ menu > Environment//) will give these surfaces something more to reflect.
  
 {{:​rhino:​5:​video:​troubleshooting:​reflective3.png?​200|Nothing much to reflect}} {{:​rhino:​5:​video:​troubleshooting:​reflective3a.png?​200|Reflected environment}} {{:​rhino:​5:​video:​troubleshooting:​reflective3.png?​200|Nothing much to reflect}} {{:​rhino:​5:​video:​troubleshooting:​reflective3a.png?​200|Reflected environment}}
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