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Let's say I have a huge project with a rendering time of 1000 hours or more. I don't want my PC to work non-stop for that long. I want to say something like, 'Please stop rendering now and continue where you have left off later when I tell you to.'

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  • Is suspending the process an option for you? Or perhaps, do several renders with fewer samples and different seeds and compose by hand? – John Dvorak Dec 4 '16 at 14:52
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    Welcome to the site. Afaik this wasn't yet implemented, and the answers are either suspend process, or render image sequence if that's animation. – Mr Zak Dec 4 '16 at 15:13

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