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How to stop glass from refecting (as much) in ray trace?

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I have a glass table top that looks like crap with every light in the room reflecting off it like crazy and I can't really see through it. Standard Glass which is the same as the windows and they have no issue. I've turned most of the lights off, no lights close to it, and no outside light. Looks the same in Quick and High Quality. Is there a way to reduce the reflectiveness of a material. I've copied the glass to my User Cat but not really sure what to change.

 

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Change the material properties to "Reflective" and then you can control the level of transparency and reflectivity separately. Just make sure this is a copy so these settings will not be applied to your other glass materials.

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Thanks, that worked. I previously saw "Reflective" and though "I don't want it reflective" so I didn't try it. Oops.

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