ArchieD

Dimensions Grayed Out In 3D

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Hi,

Could anyone quickly take a look at the file I've attached and tell me why my dimensions are grayed out?  Sometimes the numbers appear at first but when I move my cursor, they quickly turn into blocks of gray, and I can't seem to get them back.

Thanks!

 

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You might want to attach the plan for a better answer, but on the surface, it kinda looks like it might be a video card issue. 

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Had the same problem here and yes, it was a video card problem.  When I upgraded to Windows 10, it set my video card to the on-board card in my laptop, not to the Nividia Card.  Changed that setting and all ok.

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You might just want to use that NVidia card.

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Thanks VERY much for the video card info.  I followed instructions to update my video card driver through Intel, and, while in the end it said I couldn't do it, somewhere along the way, my dimensions miraculously began appearing again!  Awesome!

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Thanks VERY much for the video card info. I followed instructions to update my video card driver through Intel, and, while in the end it said I couldn't do it, somewhere along the way, my dimensions miraculously began appearing again! Awesome!

I'm curious...did you just upgrade to Windows 10 recently? After upgrading to Windows 10 several months ago I experienced the same behavior. The video card driver update "failed"... yet completed successfully. And I believe its happened again since then on successive updates.

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Restarting the computer will fix the issue as well. If you leave your machine on for extended periods, like I tend to do, restarting or shutting the machine down for the night will fix the issue.

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