- Render F12
Starts rendering a still image of the current frame.
- Animation Ctrl-F12
Starts rendering an animation. See Rendering Animations for more detail.
Mixes all the audio found in a scene and saves into one file. See Introduction.
By default the biggest area is replaced with the UV/Image Editor and the render appears.
To cancel the rendering process click the cancel button
X besides the progress bar in the Info Editor,
or press Esc.
Renders are displayed in the UV/Image Editor. You can set the way this is displayed to several different options in the Display menu:
- Keep UI
The image is rendered to the UV/Image Editor, but the UI remains the same. You will need to open the UV/Image Editor manually to see the render result.
- New Window
A new floating window opens up, displaying the render.
- Image Editor
One of the existing editors is replaced with the UV/Image Editor, showing the render.
- Full Screen
The UV/Image Editor replaces the UI, showing the render.
- Lock Interface
Lock interface during rendering in favor of giving more memory to the renderer.