Questions related to three-dimensional graphics (displaying width, height and depth).

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How to Export/Extract any 3D model from Google Earth or Google Earth Pro?

Hello im a french student so excuse my use of english. I would like to know if there is a way to export any 3D models from Google Earth except the ones that are available on the 3D Warehouse. I've ...
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How to multiseat with HW 3d accel on CentOS 6.3 Final?

I would like to setup a multiseat configuration on CentOS 6.3 (two video cards, two keyboards, two mice, two monitors) and have hardware accelerated 3D on both monitors. 3D HW acceleration rules out ...
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Can Linux play HDMI 1.4a 3D stereoscopic content?

I'm aware that there are no Bluray players for Linux but I'm wondering if it's possible to play Full 3D HD (1080p, Side-By-Side) MKV files (or Bluray BDMV folders, etc). Full 3D HD files are actually ...
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Rich 3D screensavers and Nvidia Optimus - the windows process which executes screensavers

I want to use nvidia GPU tor run a nice screensaver, but it does not use my Nvidia GPU but the slower Intel GPU. As a result the screensaver has very low fps. I need to show nvidia settings a ...
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How do I link Excel cell(s) to a 3D map for a color coding legend (with Power Maps)?

I had first tried this in Power BI, but there are too many fields for it to calculate. I moved the table to Excel using Power Maps. I have a file with 2 tables. The first table lists the INCITS, ...
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TriDef 3D support in Ubuntu with Aspire 5738DG

I have an ACER Aspire 5738DG with Ubuntu 12.10 on it. The graphics are ATI 4570HD. Once I tried to install drivers and I had troubles deleting the drivers because of screen errors. On my Windows 7 ...
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Nvidia 3D to 3D display

I recently purchased an Epson 3020 projector which has 3D capability. I connected my desktop computer using HDMI directly to the projector and my desktop has a Nvidia GTX 680 graphics card. I have ...
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Graphics card(?) causing crashes

I've got a Geforce GTX 660Ti It's been running fine for 5-6 weeks. Today I launched Left4Dead2 and got 7-8 FPS (usually a rock solid 300 even at the busiest moments). In case of driver/software ...
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How to get stereoscopy to work with Geforce GT 240, SHARP PG-D45X3D & Acer E4W (DLP Link)

as a disclaimer, I have no idea or experience about stereoscopy, 3D or DLP Link, so the solution might be super obvious and I am just oblivious to it. I am trying to get 3D to work with the following ...
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Disable 3D warning overlay

I can't find any way to disable the overlay in the screenshot below from the NVidia control panel. The biggest pain is that my bluetooth keyboard doesn't have an insert button. Screenshot: "This ...
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nvidia 3d display output with only 24Hz refresh rate

I m having a Philips 238G4DHSD/94 3D monitor. I m having a Nvidia GTX 460 graphics card showing in NVidia control panel that 3d resolution supported are - 1080p, 1920 X 1080 at the refresh rate ...
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nVidia 3d glasses with ATI graphics card

I have an ATI graphic card and nVidia 3d vision glasses. Can I use them together? Are there some drivers which can help pair the two?
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Blender Precise Pulling

Hello dear forum friends. So I've been working for with blender and I saw people using numbers to specify how much a part of the model will go out and in. eg. I want to pull a part of the model ...
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How to enable the new 3D page inspector view in Firefox 11

With firefox 11 there is a new feature called 3D page inspector which I would like to test because I think is really useful. However, I can't really find where this should be enable or how to do it! ...
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Extract U3D object from PDF

PDFs can contain embedded U3D objects. See this one for example - http://www.carare.eu/eng/content/download/2601/20492/version/1/file/Castle_of_Bouvignes_Belgium_landscape.pdf Is there a way to ...
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VLC's Anaglyph has focal length issues

I have a Red-Cyan glass to watch 3D. My glass is ok as I can see 3D pictures perfectly. When I try to use VLC player to watch movie in 3D by VLC's Anaglyph feature, it seems the distance of the ...
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Full-SBS 3D movie bitrate when ripping

When ripping movies from iso to full side by side format, 3840x1080 usually (1920x1080 each eye). Shouldn't the bitrate double? I've always wondered that, what do you think?
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Is there an image format for 2D images plus depth?

Are there any image file formats that encode a 2D image plus a depth layer? I know mpo and jps encode stero images (two 2D images for viewing in the left and right to create a stereoscopic effect), ...
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Why my 3d applications lag when the administrator mode is not enabled?

I would like to understand why most of my 3d applications get huge lag spikes when I move the mouse and why this issue disappears after launching these applications as administrator. This issue ...
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“Select > New 3D Extrusion” is greyed out in Photoshop CS6

Why is this greyed out? I heard that Adobe are enforcing hardware limitations. What I'm running:
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How can I watch Half-OU or Half-SBS 3D movies on PC/laptop with SMPlayer?

How can I watch Half-OU or Half-SBS 3D movies on PC/laptop with SMPlayer?
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Can I somehow watch a 3d over\under videos on a VR device like google cardboard

I have a VR device that just naturally plays side by side 3d videos, I was wondering, since I have 3d videos that are over\under can I watch those on my device? I can;t find anything on the internet ...
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Can I watch 3D movies on my computer just using 3D glasses and my normal monitor?

Can I watch 3D movies on my computer just using 3D glasses and my normal monitor or do I need a special monitor to see 3D?
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Photoshop 3D menu disappeared?

I’ve installed and used Photoshop CC on my system a few times. The first time I installed Photoshop CC it was inside VirtualBox. The 3D menu showed up inside Photoshop, but was disabled because ...
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How to play a .MKV 3D Video on my 3DTV?

I have a 3D movie on my computer hard drive. I've tried to stream it to my TV but that does'nt work because of the .MKV extension, so how do I play it on my TV? Can I burn it to DVD? Do I have to ...
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Materials Panel Missing in Blender

I am trying to add a material, but after selecting the object I want to add the material to (or selecting anything for that matter), and I click on the materials tab in the properties view, nothing is ...
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How can I watch a side-by-side 3D video in 2D?

I have a 3D movie (.MKV), with side-by-side 3D, and it works just fine at home. Now I want to see it at my friend's house, and they don't have a 3D system. Is there any way to crop one of the sides ...
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How to transfer a texture to a resampled mesh?

I have two OBJ files, which contain a mesh that describes the same shape. One has ~10k vertices, and has texture coordinates. The other has ~5k vertices, and doesn't have texture coordinates. How do ...
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Is there a way to generate left and right camera views from one camera video

I have only one video available from one camera. Is it possible to create left and right camera views from one camera video and could be viewed from oculus rift-VR. No need for audio
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Graphics Probilem with 3D game

I'm trying to play a 3D hunting game known as Carnivores 2. It was launched in 1999 and I have bought my laptop in 2008, so you'd think that I should be able to run that game as easy as possible, ...
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Crop image twice ffmpeg

I have an image 4000x4500, and I'm trying to crop this single image twice, both crops need to be 4000x2250, I want the first crop to be of the top half, and the second to be the bottom half I've got ...
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3D visualisation and simulation in a browser? [closed]

I'm looking for framework to develop a simple 3D simulation and visualisation JavaScript app. Basically I need to set up a few parameters, and then hit start and see the particle flying in 3D. I ...
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Transparent texture rendered as black

I'm trying to render a scene with transparent png. The scene is actually imported from a .obj file (with another .mtl file), which should technically applies the transparency for me. ^ It does ...
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How to convert .OBJ to .CGNS

Working with 3d geometry. I need to convert .OBJ file obtained from maya/3ds max to .CGNS (a really strange format described here). Is there an application that can do this (for windows or ubuntu?)
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How to fix 'couldn't initialize directdraw' in virtualbox?

I use ubuntu to install virtualbox. I use virtualbox to install xp and enable 3D on settings and reinstall guest addition on safe mode with 3D support. Then I install dxwebsetup.exe and reboot. Why ...
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How can I embed a 3D image in a presentation?

I would like to embed a 3D object in a slide presentation, so that I can rotate it during a presentation. I have a .obj file. Is this possible? I generally use PowerPoint, but am open to using ...
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Photoshop 3D and Vanishing Point filter: can they work together?

I've stumbled upon Vanishing Point filter completely accidentally. It's a great tool and I logically assumed that it should work with 3D extension of Photoshop, like for example help to align 3D ...
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How do I watch 3d video on Sony Vaio FW46M with Epson EH-TW6000

I've got: Epson EH-TW6000W Sony Vaio VGN-FW46M Laptop with HDMI output WinDvd 11 Pro (3D) Windows 8 RC How do I watch YouTube 3d channel on this http://www.youtube.com/3d? Can I use this sony ...
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PNG alpha rendered as black in Blender

I'm a Blender novice, so this is probably easy to fix. When I use a transparent PNG as a texture in Blender, the parts that should be transparent are rendered as black. This is especially confusing ...
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How to turn a 3D chart into something watchable on a 3D television?

Let's say I have a 3D scatter plot in R or a data frame with 3 fields filled with numeric data. How can that be "turned" into "something" watchable on a 3D television (like a random big screen TV ...
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photshop cc, 3d feature not visible. Intel (R) hd graphics

Hi I have a toshiba satellite c650 and I installed photoshop CC. and openGL is not working I cannot use the 3D features and cannot use rotate functions. the specs are as follows 8GB RAM 300GB HDD ...
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Can Acer Aspire S7 Ultrabook play/display 3D movies?

I have an Acer Aspire S7 Ultrabook and an Aaxa LED 3D Pico projector, both connected through HDMI cable which supports 3D. The projector information does mention 3D movies but, while playing 3D media ...
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How can I render 3D objects from a list of triangular coordinates?

I tried asking this question on StackOverflow with slightly different phrasing. It wasn't answered and we determined that it was off-topic. It wasn't moved, so I'm asking here. I have a file (created ...
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3D rendering on a budget; What to upgrade? [closed]

I just built a PC for my wife; i3-4130 / B85 / 8GB RAM / Radeon 7730 1GB GDDR5 / 120GB Intel 330 SSD / 22" HP IPS Monitor. She's an interior designer and she uses this software, 20-20 Design. She's ...
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How to convert an image from perspective projection to orthographic projection?

Sometimes you want to make a 2D image on the computer from a real life 2D image, but for whatever reason you can't get a straight, front-on view of the image. Say it's a billboard and you can only ...
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The 3D on youtube dosen't work

I just buy a samsung smart tv with the 3D feature. I also have a DVD that plays 3D movies. It works. But when I am going on Youtube and watch a 3D video, it dosen't work. I get a screen splitted in 2 ...
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Programmable/custom control of 3D LCD displays [closed]

Consumer 3D LCD monitors are becoming much more readily available and cheaper, and often come packaged with 3D glasses. My understanding is that many of these displays are passive, with every second ...
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How to convert scad files to stl?

I am trying to export scad files from OpenSCAD to STL. I keep getting an error: Current top level object is not a 3d model. If it's not a 3d model, how do I convert it to 3d model If I know the ...
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Can I create a 3D presentation to use with 3D glasses?

I have a presentation to give in 2 months, and I want to WOW my viewers. (limited group of 6) We have a 3D enabled 55" TV that I will use, and I wanted to know if there is any way I can create a real ...
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Communication btwn active 3d glasses and source(s)?

I know that 3d active shutter glasses work with infared or radio (radio = only bluetooth?). I know that both of them are harmfull but, with either of them, does only one signal get send, to just ...