About this document
InstaLOD Studio XL can be run in different modes that allow the application to function in any role in an InstaLOD Grid network. Depending on your InstaLOD license, some options may be restricted.
Changing the application mode
Navigate to the 'Preferences' and select the 'Application' tab to change the 'Application Mode'. InstaLOD Studio XL will be run in the selected mode upon restart:
- Standalone: Allows running mesh operations locally and on an InstaLOD Grid server.
- Client: Can run mesh operations on an InstaLOD Grid server only.
- Master: Provides a window to configure an InstaLOD Grid master server. Runs without a viewport.
- Slave: Provides a window to configure an InstaLOD Grid processing slave node. Runs without a viewport.
Running as Master or Slave
To change the application when running in 'Master' or 'Slave' mode, navigate to 'File' and select 'Restart As...'.
More information about the configuration of a Grid server can be found here: