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can't see fire in render [duplicate]

I made a fire+smoke simulation as shown: then when I render, it shows only the block of domain but I want to see fire in rendered view please help me how to fix it the screenshot of rendered view is:
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No color while rendering smoke [duplicate]

I'm just starting Blender and I have a problem with rendering smoke. I'm using blender 2.8. So while being in solid mode I can see animated colors, but once I switch to rendered mode it becomes grey. ...
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Fire Simulation Not Rendering [duplicate]

Been working on this fire simulation. I'm new to the simulation but have done a ton of fiddling around with settings and looked at some questions. Why is the domain not rendering correctly? It's ...
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Quick Effects Smoke Rendering as square [duplicate]

I rendered a png file which has appeared as with a box where the smoke should be. There's also a screenshot of the materials setting selected which does show the smoke. Whats going wrong here? I don'...
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Smoke domain rendering in Cycles [duplicate]

I saw a couple of questions here but they are not helping. This is what I did: Added a circle as emitter. Added a domain cube Changed the desired settings and this is the result in 3D viewport: you ...
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Creating volumetric lighting (crepuscular rays) in Cycles

Crepuscular rays (a.k.a. "god rays" and many other names) can be created in Blender Internal by checking the Halo checkbox in the lamp properties box. How can I create a similar effect using Cycles?
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Domain boxes show up in cycles render

So I recently made the switch to cycles rendering and smoke modifiers, but it's been giving me loads of problems already. This is what the model looks like: And then when I go to render it, this is ...
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Blender Cycles smoke won't render

I am trying to add smoke to a cigarette. I've created a Cylinder, hit space and chose quick smoke while this sphere was selected. It created a transparent bigger sphere and it is emitting smoke in ...
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Picture projection on smoke simulation?

It's been a little while i'm using Blender now, but I never did try to simulate smoke yet. I have to work on titles for a little movie and I was wondering if it was possible to make a picture ...
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Low lying fog bounding object rendering as solid

I'm trying to make a low lying fog, and the box I used as a boundary on the smoke rendered as a solid object, blocking everything inside it. How can I fix this?
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What is the workflow for compositing Fire/Smoke with Cycles

Since fire/smoke is currently only supported in the internal renderer, what are some good workflow ideas for bringing fire and smoke into a cycles scene. My current idea seems too labor intensive: ...
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How to use the volume socket in Cycles?

I don't understand what the volume socket of the shader output (in Cycles) does. Just for experimentation, I tried plugging an emit shader into the volume and a glass shader into the surface to create ...
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How to add thin wispy clouds or fog to my blender 3d scene of building

When I add a smoke particles (clouds) it seems to be thick and an a certain elevation. I'd like to have thin clouds around the tops of buildings. Is there a different method?
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Smoke is not appearing in Cycles render

I am stuck with a unique problem. I created some smoke per a detailed tutorial. It appears in the viewport but not during rendering with Cycles. I have attached both the snapshots and .blend file. I ...
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Can't get Blender to render smoke

I am having somewhat of a problem. I get a real nice flame and smoke in the Viewport but when I render only the fire does. I've been to other forums and tried different things but can't figure out ...

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