[Paraview] View slices as a volume?

Utkarsh Ayachit utkarsh.ayachit at kitware.com
Wed Jun 3 08:29:59 EDT 2009

You are looking at the slice in what's called a "2D View". Split the current
view (or close the current view) and create a new "3D View". Show your data
in this view and you should be able to do volume rendering. ParaView creates
2D view b default for 2D image datasets.


On Tue, Jun 2, 2009 at 6:47 PM, David Doria <daviddoria at gmail.com> wrote:

> I have a vti file of 20 slices that I can manipulate using "slice
> direction" and I can move the "slice" slider to see the different slices.
> Previously with this type of data I have been able to set the representation
> from "slices" to "volume" to rotate the data in 3d. However in this case the
> "representation" drop down box is greyed out. Is there some filter I have to
> run first to allow this to be viewed as a volume?
> Thanks,
> David
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