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No materials are showing in my view port; even with a single object all objects remain grey until rendered.

 

Previously on first install I didn't have this problem, it occurred without any changes to preferences and I have no idea why. A bug maybe?

 

Thanks in advance. 

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Aree you activated "Textures" option in viewport/options setings? (N~Q shortcut)

(or the same option but in viewport/options/Configure all/view... "Texture" option enable)

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  • Thanks for the suggestion bezo - my materials still arent showing right. 

     

    However after messing with 'textures' - colours applied in materials are working.

     

    I tried testing with images applied in the colour field (wood plank image light brown); (see images)

    Capture.JPG.76bffe63f777217f871e97b3da5cfa30.JPG

    --with 'textures' turned on objects appear white in the view port.

    5b691645ef33a_textureselected.JPG.08db909c909d741c378aa6cb1b21e5ab.JPG

    --with textures turned off, objects appear a single hue taken from the source image. In this case, an overall light brown - from the wood plank image.

    2.JPG.dde1bf239cbeac517ad6c71d4d32a456.JPG

     

    I checked to see if other attributes were showing - so far only simple colour seems normal. Bump not showing (see images)

    bump.JPG.670dd76181e37d1f908c59c5b70f09cd.JPGbump2.JPG.dc7022752801c3a5ea24360f9adf0e6d.JPG

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