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Box from geometry doesnt cast shadow?

In the modes under geometry the box it doesn't cast shadows for me but ive been watching youtube videos and it does cast shadows so im wondering if maybe I need to change a setting or something?

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asked Jul 25 '14 at 12:48 AM in Using UE4

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Either

  • always build your light after you have moved it

  • set the mode of the light to moveable (light source)

btw, I have replied to your post in the forum ;) https://forums.unrealengine.com/showthread.php?22907-Light-Rendering-Issues&p=103978#post103978

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answered Jul 25 '14 at 12:55 AM

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avatar image matt2405 Jul 25 '14 at 01:05 AM

I now have the problem that it casts a shadow jagged at the top and no shadow at the bottom where a shadow should be :-(

avatar image fighter5347 Jul 25 '14 at 01:10 AM

Could you probably post a picture of the problem? :) Here is how it looks like when I set the mode in my source light to moveable: alt text

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