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Most of my imported 3D symbols render just fine. However, a few are rendering a solid purple color instead of the intended color or texture whether it be stainless steal or wood...etc...etc. Anyone else experience this? Know a fix?

 

Thanks!

 

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It would help if you would edit your signature for the forum so we'd know your name, what version you are using, etc

 

IAE, sometimes imported symbols don't have a material that Chief recognizes.  You can quickly fix that by selecting the symbol, opening the dbx and selecting an appropriate material.

 

Another thing that might have happened is the material has actually been edited.

 

Without you posting the Plan itself, there's no way to be sure exactly what's wrong.

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OK...I figured it, per your instructions. In the materials list, somehow "material" had been defaulted to a single color (still don't know why?). Changing "material" to anything else restores the originally intended surface.

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