This is a legacy documentation space! Please refer to V-Ray Swarm and V-Ray Next Tools for most up-to-date information.

This page is home to the V-Ray Common Help section.


Section Contents



The V-Ray Common Help section provides information on topics and tools common to all packages of V-Ray. Please use the Chaos Group Help Portal to locate help pages unique to a specific product.


V-Ray Swarm

This section provides details on using V-Ray Swarm, the next generation of distributed rendering in V-Ray. For more information, see the V-Ray Swarm page.


Reference Information

This section provides an overview of lighting, shading, and rendering concepts that are the building blocks of V-Ray. Topics include how V-Ray performs adaptive sampling and ray tracing. Applicable to all packages of V-Ray. For more information, see the Reference Information page.


Standalone V-Ray Tools

V-Ray includes additional standalone tools to assist the user and create assets optimized for V-Ray use. Tools include file converters and previewers, a render noise remover, and a utility for analyzing lens distortion. These tools are available across all V-Ray packages. For more information, see the V-Ray Tools page.