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

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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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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 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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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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Can't start weston anymore

Since a few weeks I can't start Weston anymore on my Arch Linux machine. My Graphics card is: $ glxinfo | grep 'renderer string' OpenGL renderer string: Mesa DRI Intel(R) Ivybridge Mobile And my ...
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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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can I use active 3d (nvidia system) glasses and monitor with an amd radeon x1300 graphics card?

Pretty much the whole question is in the title. Is this possible? I also have the obstacle of doing it in ubuntu, but it was just wondering if it is even possible from a hardware perspective.
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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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playing sbs video on vlc having the video top and bottom

I have a 3d mp4 video having the right and left displayed in top and bottom format. Enabling anaglyph in vlc is not working. How to change the mode of anaglyph in vlc to work for top and bottom ...
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How to use photoshop CC's 3-D without a graphic card?

How to use photoshop CC's 3-D without a graphic card? There is a need of graphic card but I have tried it on both one with a graphic card with updated graphics and one without graphic card. Is there ...
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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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Oculus Vision without VR screen

I juste get a Cardboard and I would like to play games in 3D. I currently use TrinusGyreServer to get image from my pc to my Android device, but each time i try to start an Oculus Application, like ...
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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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“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 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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turn desktop into side by side 3d

Is there a way to make a monitor side by side 3d so that I can do whatever in 3D when outputting video to my 3D TV. By that I mean I want to make it either seem like to monitors are there and ...
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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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How do I restore 3D Acceleration after I possibly broke it in Linux Mint 16 KDE?

Here's my system: PROCESSOR: CPU - Intel® Core™ i3-2367 Processor (CPU Cache: 3 MB L3) LCD SIZE: 12.5" / 1366 x 768 SYSTEM MEMORY: 4GB DDR3 STORAGE: 500GB GRAPHICS: Chipset - Intel® HD Graphics 3000 ...
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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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Alternative to Scenes

Okay so, with 3dvia Scenes having been discontinued, I can't really use it anymore. For those of you not in the know, 3dvia Scenes allows you to take models, such as those in DAE, OBJ, 3DS, STL etc. ...
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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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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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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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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 ...
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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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Trying to set up 3D

I just was able to pick up a 3D ready monitor and now I need help getting it all to work. My hardware is Asus Radeon HD 7970 GC, Asus Formula V MB, 8 core CP, 3D ready Blueray player, and an Asus ...
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Excel - create new list

In Excel, I have a list of participant ID numbers in Sheet 1, column A. On sheet 2, in the same format, I have a list participant ID numbers for the next session. Most of the participants are the ...
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3D Hologram for pc? [closed]

I would like to create something similar to what we see on Iron Man move with Jarvis or Jarvas or however you spell his personal AI. So to put it simple I would like to know if there is an affordable ...
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how do i play 3d games on my tv from my laptop?

i have this Dell 3D laptop. i have this Samsung 3D TV. (including 3d glasses, hdmi, bluray player, anything) How can i play 3D games (that require 3D glasses) from the laptop, on my Samsung TV ...
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Take data of a sound wave and use as representation in the distortion of images, video, or 3d?

I've become very fascinated with the idea of digital destruction through a physical medium. There was PBS video on youtube How Does Glitchy Art Show Us Broken Is Beautiful? Example Pieces: Cultural ...
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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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How to crop/change aspect ratio with 3D movies?

I've bought myself a new 3D TV and I'm loving it! However I'm bumping into issues I never thought existed.. Until now.. Most 3D movies out there are either top/bottom or side by side. They are ...
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Does 3D content require special HDMI cables?

I recently started reading up on HDMI versions. Do the different versions of HDMI need different cables? In particular, I am concerned if I should get new cables in order to support 3D (some cables ...