Troubleshooting Missing Texture in Standard Views


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I'm using Chief Architect Premier X9 ( Version 

I cannot see any texture in my standard camera views and overviews. 

I tried to in-install and re-install the software but it didn't work. How can I solve this problem?


Thank you,

Missing texture in Standard Rendering Camera View.PNG

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