Is it just me or is etch completely unusable? We are looking to make a label from two layer plastic which requires the surface to be engraved. We have had good results with SE export using etch, so I thought a bigger label would be easy. However it bogs down so so so very very very badly with text it is basically unusable? Am I doing something wrong or are we just not meant to have any more than a couple of etched lines?
I'm going to try SP6. Also having a lot of issues with sketches disappearing as well. Not really sure what is going on, but I don't want to spend half a day reconfiguring everything to clear my profile...
What kind of a PC are you running? Sounds maybe graphics card related...
Windows 7 Professional 64-bit SP1
Intel Core i7 4790K @ 4.00GHz 27 °C
Haswell 22nm Technology
16.0GB Dual-Channel DDR3 @ 799MHz (11-11-11-28)
Gigabyte Technology Co., Ltd. Z97-HD3 (SOCKET 0) 28 °C
Intel HD Graphics 4600 (Gigabyte)
4095MB NVIDIA Quadro K2200 (NVIDIA) 31 °C
111GB Samsung SSD 850 EVO 120G SCSI Disk Device (SSD) 26 °C
931GB Western Digital WDC WD10EZEX-00BN5A0 SCSI Disk Device (SATA) 25 °C
ASUS DRW-24D3ST SCSI CdRom Device
Realtek High Definition Audio
After some careful investigation, it would appear that it is the font that I have used to create it that causes the time delay. As for the disappearing sketches, I have absolutely no idea
All I can suggest for the disappearing sketches is maybe check your NVIDIA driver... Not sure what else it might be.