Distributed Rendering Troubleshooting

Most common problems and solutions related to Corona's Distributed Rendering

Distributed Rendering does not work - "Unknown error while loading application"
Distributed Rendering does not work - "Unknown error while loading application" If distributed rendering does not work and you can see this error...
Tue, 21 Nov, 2017 at 12:43 PM
Missing maps/assets - DrServer is running with elevated UAC rights (as administrator)
Missing maps/assets - DrServer is running with elevated UAC rights (as administrator) Description Sometimes, distributed rendering p...
Tue, 22 Mar, 2016 at 4:25 PM
Converting local paths to UNC
Converting local paths to UNC See: Universal Naming Convention Using UNC paths is essential to make sure that distributed rendering will work f...
Tue, 22 Mar, 2016 at 4:43 PM
My render nodes are not visible on the list after pressing "Search LAN"
My render nodes are not visible on the list after pressing "Search LAN" Solution: Make sure DrServer.exe is running on all nodes. For the ...
Wed, 27 Jan, 2016 at 1:08 PM
I can see dark / bright strips in my rendering
I can see dark / bright strips in my rendering For distributed rendering to work properly, all of the PCs taking part in it should be rendering exactly ...
Wed, 19 Dec, 2018 at 11:08 AM
I am getting "Closed Loopback Connection" message and DR is not working
I am getting "Closed Loopback Connection" message and DR is not working Note: "Closed Loopback Connection" is not an error. It s...
Fri, 26 Aug, 2016 at 2:43 PM
Gathering DR Logs
Gathering DR Logs How to gather the distributed rendering logs: Run distributed rendering and wait for the issue/error message to appear.  On any ...
Mon, 11 Sep, 2017 at 10:16 AM
Master PC can see slaves on the list, DrServer is running on the slaves, but 3dsmax fails to start on the slaves (the window pops up and disappears or freezes)
Master PC can see slaves on the list, DrServer is running on the slaves, but 3dsmax fails to start on the slaves (the window pops up and disappears or f...
Wed, 27 Jan, 2016 at 1:17 PM
Some of the render slaves work, but some do not!
Some of the render slaves work, but some do not! This usually means there is some difference between the render nodes. For example:  Different version...
Wed, 19 Dec, 2018 at 11:06 AM
Distributed Rendering does not work with Demo Version of Corona
Distributed Rendering does not work with Demo Version of Corona Possible solution: On each render slave: install Corona, run 3ds Max, activate li...
Wed, 27 Jan, 2016 at 1:14 PM