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OpenCl Button Greyed out [duplicate]

I have a Geforce mx130 and I use Blender, but the OpenCL button is greyed out. Does it mean that OpenCL is not installed or does it mean that something went wrong? I am a Newbie
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How do I fix the issue of my computer crashing wehenver I try to render an animation in blender cycles?

I use Blender 2.79 because the newest version doesn't work on my old computer. My Computer crashes whenever I try to render an animation with 185 frames in Blender cycles. I tried both exporting it ...
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GPU not showing up

I have Blender installed on MacOS with a NVIDIA Geforce GTX 780M 4 GB graphic card. I've checked the list of compatible cards and they say that this graphics card is compatible. However Blender says ...
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Blender still using CPU even when I have CUDA chosen in preferences? [duplicate]

The problem is as title suggests, I selected CUDA and checked my GPU in preferences for the Cycles Render Device see here. But when I'm running my render, the CPU usage is anywhere from 88-99% and the ...
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Why is the GPU grayed out? [duplicate]

Here is the very elaborate, confusing, even befuddling image which I have selected at the time of this strange error occurring. https://i.stack.imgur.com/cNjzD.png
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Enabling OpenCL GPU rendering for Cycles on Linux?

I followed the answer on this question for blender 2.7x, but I still don't see the option to enable GPU rendering for cycles, as shown in this screenshot: I'm using an RX 560 on Debian 11 ...
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How can I use my Intel HD Graphics 6000 for Cycles render? [duplicate]

I'm new to the community and I have no clue about where to look for an answer to this question. I'm also new in Blender. I have a MacBook Air (2017) with a 1,8 GHz Intel i5 and an Intel HD Graphics ...
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does more processors and cores help performance?

These are my specs -i3 @3.70 Ghz 2 cores 4 logical processors -8 Gb Ram -147 gb C: Drive -1.81 Tb D: drive when I use rendered view in blender the sampling is really slow (like 1 sample per ...
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Gpu rendering problem [duplicate]

I have been advised to download cuda and I downloaded nvidia cuda version 6.5,yet the cycle compute showed none. what should I do? Help me please. I'm using windows 7 im trying to enable graphics ...
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GPU compute problems [duplicate]

i have a Intel Pentium is there ANY possible way to use it for GPU compute ? And can some one explain how GPU works and why my Intel is not compatible.
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How do I enable GPU rendering for Radeon 5870 in Linux?

I am running Ubuntu 18.04, I use blender 2.79, and my GPU is an ATI Radeon HD 5870. I am really hoping someone here can help me with setting up GPU rendering. I have installed many different ...
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Cycles GPU Render button is looking passive [duplicate]

I am adding a image. Why i can't use this render?. I am using Windows 10 and AMD Radeon Software. My Blender versiyon is 2.79. I did install yesterday (27.06.18) I can't find a solution for AMD Radeon ...
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Render failure — GPU [duplicate]

So I'm trying to render using my GPU (Intel HD Graphics 4000 1536 MB on MacOS), but every time it fails. I went to the system preferences, checked "CUDA" and it selected my graphics card (so it would ...
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Blender keeps wanting to use my CPU instead of my assigned gpu [duplicate]

So just to start off, I have checked that all the hardware I have is compatible with one another, and I have no problem running video games which use up my gpu and cpu in unison. However, when it ...
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Why is the 'GPU compute' render option blurred out for me? [duplicate]

I think it would be faster to render with my gpu, but I can't seem to select it. My GPU is an MSI gtx 1050 ti

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