V-Ray 3.40.03 for Rhinoceros 5 SR14

V-Ray 3.40.03 for Rhinoceros 5 SR14 installation I nstructions

V-Ray 3.40.03 for Rhinoceros 5 SR14


Install V-Ray 3

To download V-ray use the following link:



Once you have downloaded the software, follow these instructions to install.

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You will be presented with the license agreement. Please take a moment to review it, Click ​I Agree​ to  continue

If you have an existing copy of V-Ray installed it will be uninstalled.

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Uncheck License Server

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  Accept the agreement.

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Install Swarm (distributed rendering)

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Click Finish

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Uncheck Open the changelog file after the installation and click finish.

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Next go to start, all programs and choose “Change V-Ray license settings”

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Type in "vray.lic.rice.edu" for license server. Leave the default port number.

Click OK.

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V-Ray is now licensed. If you plan to render off campus, you must install VPN software. Once installed use must connect to the Rice network before opening Rhino.

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The First time you open Rhino after installation, it will ask for a firewall exception for V-Ray.

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In Rhino choose Render tab and switch to V-Ray.

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You should now see a V-Ray menu bar.

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Choose  the Asset editor to view options

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Click on settings and enable swarm.