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ctguitars
02-27-2008, 05:44 PM
Hi Guys,

I have a P2.8HT PC with 2GB Ram, and a GeForce 7800GS Graphics Card.

I notice if I add hair to a basic sphere, then set Hairs per CM to 42, workspace navigation hangs and/or crawls. I assume the tip here is to enable the Hair Display / Show Every option and set it to say 100. What of the Ram and Speed management tab? Any best settings here?

EDIT: I imported a simple Lightwave mesh shaped like a W - applied hair, set the Show Every to 4000 and the hairs per CM to 23 - now I cannot navigate the workspace - freezes, unuseable!

Any other ideas / tips appreciated

Aidan

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