Does someone know why I have these dots instead of the normal grid? Did it change in an update?

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    $\begingroup$ it's the new Shader Editor background, I don't know if it can be changed... $\endgroup$
    – moonboots
    Commented Jan 30, 2022 at 14:26
  • $\begingroup$ Yeah, that threw me too - I thought it was an OpenGL error or something at first. It's the reason I'm still using 3.0 alpha for most things - I can't stand the "dots" - they make my eyes hurt. $\endgroup$ Commented Jan 30, 2022 at 15:30
  • $\begingroup$ At least custom group background is not green anymore. $\endgroup$ Commented Jan 30, 2022 at 17:04

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It's because of this change:


Background has been replaced and there is no way to change it back.


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