Lines will not appear in rhino 6

Hi guys i just installed rhino 6 on my desktop at home and it works perfect. i just installed it on my laptop so i could use it at uni, and when it is installed, and i use it, no lines appear, as in i draw a rectangle it wil not show up. if i highlight it it will be selected and gumball appears and it is only as a dotted line, then when i click off it it will now dissapear. a solid box appears but with no edge lines. please help as i need to use my laptop at uni and this is not working at all!

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Rhino 6 SR4 2018-5-4 (Rhino 6, 6.4.18124.12321, Git hash:master @ 396f4c3420cadef29ac36e4307c8f98f7753c933)

Licence type: Educational, build 2018-05-04

License details: Cloud Zoo. In use by: Anthony Peev ()

Windows 7 SP1 (Physical RAM: 7.9Gb)

Machine name: PEEV-PC

GeForce GT 650M/PCIe/SSE2 (OpenGL ver:4.2.0)

OpenGL Settings

Safe mode: Off

Use accelerated hardware modes: On

Redraw scene when viewports are exposed: On

Anti-alias mode: 4x

Mip Map Filtering: Linear

Anisotropic Filtering Mode: Height

Vendor Name: NVIDIA Corporation

Render version: 4.2

Shading Language: 4.20 NVIDIA via Cg compiler

Driver Date: 9-6-2012

Driver Version:

Maximum Texture size: 16384 x 16384

Z-Buffer depth: 24 bits

Maximum Viewport size: 16384 x 16384

Total Video Memory: 512 MB

C:\Program Files\Rhino 6\Plug-ins\Commands.rhp “Commands”

C:\Program Files\Rhino 6\Plug-ins\rdk.rhp “Renderer Development Kit”

C:\Program Files\Rhino 6\Plug-ins\RhinoRender.rhp “Rhino Render”

C:\Program Files\Rhino 6\Plug-ins\rdk_etoui.rhp “RDK_EtoUI”

C:\Program Files\Rhino 6\Plug-ins\rdk_ui.rhp “Renderer Development Kit UI”

C:\Program Files\Rhino 6\Plug-ins\NamedSnapshots.rhp “Snapshots”

C:\Program Files\Rhino 6\Plug-ins\RhinoCycles.rhp “RhinoCycles”

C:\Program Files\Rhino 6\Plug-ins\Toolbars\Toolbars.rhp “Toolbars”

C:\Program Files\Rhino 6\Plug-ins\3dxrhino.rhp “3Dconnexion 3D Mouse”

C:\Program Files\Rhino 6\Plug-ins\Displacement.rhp “Displacement”

Before any else please first update your driver. According the Nvidia website the latest driver for your GPU is (make sure you check the Additional Information tab on that page).


you are an absolute life saver! i can not thank you enough!! thank you thank you! it worked. i knew it had to be something small because everything was fine except the display of lines. thank you so much! problem solved!!


Glad it worked for you. Many happy drawing hours wished!