Background color

Solid color used as a background for the 3D viewer canvas. This color is affected by the “Background alpha” setting below. The background color is not used if the “Show environment” setting is enabled.

Background alpha

Transparency of the background (0: transparent - 1: opaque).

Show environment

If an environment map is selected (see below), use this parameter to display the map as a background in the 3D viewer canvas.

Select environment

You can either use a preset environment map by selecting the “Default environment” option, or define your own custom environment.

Default environment

Select the “Default environment” if you want to use one of the preset environments of ShapeDiver.

Custom environment

The “Custom environment” option lets you specify a URL where your own environment map is stored. The URL must be public and contain a single .HDR file.