Chief Architect Help Database - Article Number: 1134
Message: An error occurred while loading the rendering shader. Your video card may not support this functionality.The information in this article applies to:
- Chief Architect X5
- Chief Architect X4
- Chief Architect X3
When I try to create a 3D view, this warning message displays:
"An error occurred while loading the rendering shader. Your video card may not support this functionality."
What does it mean?
This error is caused by a video card that does not accurately use render shading. This is typically seen in older video cards.
Update Video Card Drivers
You can visit your computer manufacturers website to see if they have more recent drivers for your video card.
For more information, see Article Number 106 in this online Help Database at: http://www.chiefarchitect.com/support/displayfaq.php?faqNumber=106
Replace Video Card
If updating your video card's driver does not resolve your issue, you may need to look into purchasing a new video card.
Please see our Tips on Buying a New Computer for more information on what type of video card to purchase.
Last updated on: Feb 07, 2013