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Patterns on 3D molding polylines only showing up in standard view

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Any pattern I use only shows up in standard view. I have a column with a tapered stone base. I used a 3D molding polyline to create the stone base. Am I doing something wrong or is that just how the program works?5a2840be9e090_VectorView.thumb.jpg.0e6c5040941418a94551d9dacc57cae7.jpg

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 Textures show in Standard mode.  Patterns (if defined for the material) will show in Vector mode(s).

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Interesting,  It works in a 3D Camera View but not in an Elevation View.

You should report it to CA as a Bug.

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You need to close the molding profile.

 

Yours is open on the right, and should look similar to this.

 

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Happy to help. I believe molding profiles, except for ones used for exposed rafter tails, need to be closed.

 

13 minutes ago, PerryPlansPro said:

I'm still learning the program

 

We ALL are still learning the program. That's what makes the forum so useful -- someone usually has an answer.

 

Filling out your signature helps fill in some blanks, like your Chief version, OS, name etc.

 

You can add this info by clicking on your user name at the top right of the page, click Account Settings, then Signature on the left.

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Very true. Thanks for the advice and tips! I think that's the one thing that I didn't think of.

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