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Posted · Color scheme

Using Cura 3.3.1, I've enabled adaptive layer height:

 

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Surprised I can't display the layer heights with a color scheme in the layer view:

 

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For the record, I was hoping I'd see something like this (that's 3.2.1 from YouTube):

 

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    Posted · Color scheme

    This is a known problem.  I forget if you need to install the latest openGL drivers or the latest drivers for you graphics card or you have to get a whole new graphics card.  But it's one of those three things.  If opengl doesn't support a feature needed to display adaptive layers then the option for viewing this is completely removed from the color scheme drop down.

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    Posted · Color scheme
    13 hours ago, berndjm said:

    You have enabled the so called "Compatibility Mode".

    Check this under "Preferences" "General" "Viewport behavior" ...

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    I just did (and restarted), it's no bueno:

     

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    I'm surprised something so simple can't be displayed on an "old" computer (Core i5 ultrabook from 5 years ago). And I can't update the drivers.

     

    Can I suggest the developers to implement a "manual" mode, then? Since I can't see what the program is doing, I'd rather tell it to be precise on the first ten layers (just an example) and coarse on the rest.

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