On the Radiosity panel
of the Preference Settings dialog, you set options for the
Material Editor group
- Display Reflectance & Transmittance Information
Interactive Display group
- Display Radiosity in Viewports
When on, radiosity effects
are displayed in the viewports.
Radiosity Processing group
- Automatically Process Refine Iterations Stored in
When on, all refine iterations
stored in geometric objects are automatically processed.
- Display Reset Warning
When on, a warning message
is displayed whenever you reset the radiosity solution in your scene.
- Update Data When Required on Start
When on, the radiosity engine
must be reset and then recalculated if the solution is invalidated.
In this case, the Start button changes to read Update & Start.
When this is pressed, the radiosity solution is reset and the calculation
starts over again.
When this toggle is off,
the radiosity solution does not need to
be reset if it is invalidated. You can continue processing your
scene with the invalid solution.
NoteThe radiosity solution
is invalidated any time an object or light is added, removed, moved,
or altered in any way.
File Save group
- Save Scene Information in MAX file (Decreases
The light levels from
the radiosity solution are always saved with the file, however when
this is on, some additional radiosity information is saved with