Adjusting material translucency causes scene to render brighter.Step to reproduce:1. Render scene Note the current brightness level.2. Open Material editor3. Choose or modify a material with translucency > 0.4. Adjust any material setting.5. Render scene again. Notice brightness level increases.Note:- Reproducible in all rendering modes that calculate light.- Material being adjusted does not need to be applied to elements in scene.- Scene will get progressively brighter each time the material is accessed in the same session.- Re-opening the file will correct the rendering, until the material is accessed.
Possible reasons:- This might be caused by a corrupted User Preference file (UPF) Try to re-create a new clean user preferences file:
http://communities.bentley.com/products/microstation/w/microstation__wiki/8978.aspx- Using Visualization enhancement on an uncertified version of MicroStation.Solution:
Install 08.05.02.27 (which includes all visualization enhancements up to 08. 05.10.01) in a new folder.