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Rigify - Run multiple rigs off some rig_ui.py?

The Rigify rig's UI is setup by the rig_ui.py script that runs on file open. Each rig has a special property with an ID, and that ID is also in the script so that it knows which rig to associate with ...
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Sharpen the ends of Freestlye lines

I currently find the ends of my freestyle lines to be a flat shape when I want a triangle like shape: I want the lines to vary in thickness when arriving at a "dead-end", and to fade out to a single ...
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Moving an animated / rigged object

I have a model in Blender that is rigged and animated. The object is not at the origin, and I would like to move it there. I can move the object to the origin by selecting the armature bones and ...
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where can I find this in the python script?

I would like to make the transparent box selected all time, but I am having trouble locating the python script to rewrite it. Does anyone one know how to do this?? Thank you so :) enter image ...
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How to add tabs to the tool panel

I remember there being a panel with buttons to zoom in or out or pan in the viewport but it seems to have gone somehow. How can I add it back? https://i.gyazo.com/ed9c8983c21ddea1bcb53b9cebc66433.png
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Can I render the viewport with CUDA?

I'm using the default blender renderer and am trying to animate a scene with a bunch of different meshes (18 of them), all hooked up to the same armature, using the same bones and vertex groups (the ...
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Weight painting moves the mesh

I am fairly new to blender. Please, if you know the answer just post it down here, and get it over with. Whenever I weight paint the model I have it moves the painted area to some weird origin ...
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Using Python to programmatically bend a box

I'm trying to write a script that uses bpy.ops.transform.bend and am running into context issues. I'm just learning the api but it seems like the command requires some sort of UI interaction/context ...
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How To Mirror An Imported .FBX Model?

So I have imported an .fbx Unity model along with its .png textures. The textures provide more detail that I would like to incorporate into the 3d model. The end result is to edit it and export as an ....
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Bones not moving correct part of object?

i have a simple hand im trying to rig the bones on but for some reason when i move the bones nothing does what it should, everything moves a different finger, multiple fingers or distorts the hand. ...
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ColorRamp works in Material mode but not when it's rendered

I have a problem: I'm trying to model a DNA. I have it set up, but when I have a color ramp set to two different colors, it only shows one when rendering. But when I click Material in the 3d view, I ...
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Beginner: black polygons while texturing

I'm trying to texture just a standard cube but some of it's polygons remain untextured (black). Here is the video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EfaxOVjdIqc What I'm doing wrong? Thanks
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image texture unaligned on uv map

i exported my uv map as an image, and painted onto the shapes in fire alpaca. when i tried to apply the texture back into blender by dragging it onto my uv map, it was off to the side and only partly ...
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true transparance?

Is it possible to get true transparance? Have tried to find some render-settings that remove "ghost-shadow" but without any success.. I have like a house with four walls and want to do a section zoom ...
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Is there a reason these facets of the diamonds are just rendering black/dark?

Is there any reason that the Facets are rendering in large dark patches, Is it to do with the lighting, the facet pattern, the booleans. Been having this problem for a while so any advice is ...
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Unexpected Selection Behavior- Selecting Random Faces of a Sphere

No experience in 3d modeling what-so-ever. Trying to make a pill object. Doing this by creating a sphere, cutting off the bottom, duplicating/rotating, and connecting it to a cylinder. I've aligned ...
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Ripped models shows weird lines like this

So I'm ripping models from a mobile game and when I import them into Blender there are always nodes and often lines like these that appear. What I want to know is what they are, their purpose and if ...
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Merge materials in Substance Painter (offshoot question)?

I know this is Blender stack exchange but thought people on here may be knowledgeable as Blender and Substance work in tandem - I need to merge materials in substance. I separated them in Blender for ...
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Glass material not working properly… When I add a light source it makes these colored dots

I need help with my glass material. For some reason when I add glass to my scene it makes these little dots which I can´t get rid of. This is the node editor for my glass material.
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What's wrong with this Collada file?

I've generated this COLLADA file: http://ix.io/1kEL When importing to Blender, it says "Couldn't find a material by UID." 3 times, and I don't understand why. It doesn't show any other errors, but ...
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How do I fix a specific lighting bug on this models face?

So, I have a problem where the cheek/mouth area of the mesh has a peculiar lighting bug where it nips in to her mouth Now the obvious problem is that it uses one triangular face from her eyes to her ...
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How to create an animated artificial sky?

This post is related to the world. I can not create an animated artificial (not with clouds) sky like the ceiling in this video cf link of the video: https://drive.google.com/file/d/...
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Blender rendering blank videos

I am seeing a strange behavior with Blender. Let me explain the detailed workflow of what I do. I use OBS studio to record my screen and audio. The output is produced in mp4 file. I edit the video in ...
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Each bone is deformind the entire mesh and not just a part of it

I am still an amateur to blender and I usually use automatic weights for my Character's armatures, but this time I have encountered a problem in which the automatic weights makes so a bone has a way ...
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testing problem in blender game-logic editor

so when i press "P" button to test game it look like this (2) can someone help?
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Why can't I use a loop-cut on this simple mesh?

I just tried making a person in blender from a tutorial (first time I use blender) and somehow I can't make a loop-cut in the last 'box' thing. It is nor a triangle nor an N-gon, I checked for double ...
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Unable to render with cycles using GPU: failure to compile CUDA kernel

I am failing to render with Cycles. When I hit F12 in a default scene (just a cube) it says "CUDA kernel compilation failed, see console for details." I read that you can pull down from the top of the ...
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Which is faster, KDTree, BVHTree, or closest_point _on_mesh()?

I have to sample milions of nearest points on the surface of a mesh, all speed is welcome. I need to know if there is a acceleration structure that can deal with it as fast as possible.
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How to rotate scene via python script?

I'm super new to Blender and working on a script for Blender. My question is how to rotate scene via python script, just like using middle mouse? Thank you.
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How to make texture appear only in dark spots?

I'm trying to make a realistic earth but now comes the problem of the lights. Since I'd like to make an animation I want the night lights(which are just a texture with an emission shader) to "appear" ...
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Making a straight-S pattern

How can I make this texture based on this Instagram post?
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Modeling a car wheel arc: Move vertex to form an arc

I'm really noob with Blender and 3D modelling in general. I started modelling a *very* low polly car, and I wasn't careful at all about the topology, little by little I started adding some more detail ...
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Blender Image too saturated when using compositor but not in the saved output file

I rendered my scene in two parts with the intention to use alpha over in the compositor to merge them. When i rendered the images they looked perfectly fine. They looked like this: When I use these ...
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Pasted rigid bodies don't move

I have made a character with ragdoll physics, and when I try to import it to a different file, it doesn't react. .blend file:
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Themes: How to change the color settings of a temporary field within the Info panel

I am modifying the theme of Blender, and have most of the settings where I want them. However, I am having difficulty with a temporary message field, circled in yellow below. I have messed around ...
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Big white circle for point light

I am trying to add a point light inside a lamp. Here is a snap of my node editor (for the glass): But everytime I put the point light inside of the glass material, a big white spot forms. I tried ...
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GLSL vs Multitexture in Blender 2.79

I use Blender 2.79 and I want to know the difference between Multitexture and GLSL shading mode and which one must I used for a better result.
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Light from hdri sky box not reflecting on object

Is there something I'm doing wrong?
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How do you move a face without creating another faces?

enter link description here In shown image and video Number 1 is the problem I don't understand. Number 2 is the final result I wanted.(mirror modifier in it.) Number 3 is to test and compare with ...
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Edge being hidden by face

Accidentally deleted an edge, then I added an edge loop. But the face hides the edge. How can I get rid of this? Will only show if I drag x axis smaller.
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Align vertex into a straight line non paralel to an axis

I have two faces, the should make a straight plane, but I want to keep the mesh without Ngons. Is there a way in which I can align the 3 (6 counting the ones behind) vertices into doing a straight ...
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Generated image pixels not shown in UV/Image Editor

I used Python to generate an image texture which consists of a single row of colored pixels. The pixels each encode the color of a star, of which there are 119,617 (modeled as a particle system). ...
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SVG file doesn't show up in blender

I made a vector image in Adobe Illustrator and exported it into a svg file.(I did my best to make the lines closed but please still check if there's any problem with the vector image.) But when I ...
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How to calculate a difference between current and previous location vectors using animation nodes?

In my node tree I have a location vector that is streamed from a sensor, how would I calculate a difference between current and previous location vectors using animation nodes?
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mesh faces permanently highlighted?

Very new to blender, trying to touch up a file for eventual 3d printing of a helmet. I was selectively blending areas of the obj file, and then for some reason the selection of faces I was currently ...
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Rigging a tank turret and gun

I decided to make the Panzer VIII "Maus" tank in Blender as a way to experiment with techniques and such on the go, but i had also made another tank before the Maus and since then, i have still not ...
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How to move a UV Wrap on an intricate object

I have UV unwrapped my object. It is a moon of a planet, so it is generally spherical, but has terrain. I have a cylindrical map that I am trying to overlay with the geography of the planet. For the ...
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How can I keep blender from freezing whenever I try to render or bake a somewhat heavy scene in my no good very bad computer?

Well, I'm trying to render a simple chest, that's all, but it has some high definition textures and the vertex count is very high with SubSurf. I can work fine in the 3Dview, the thing is whenever I ...
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Text converted to mesh

I was wondering how to convert text to a mesh? I have tried using a variety of keys including Alt + C but no Convert To Mesh option appears. (new blender noob user here)
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When i tile textures, every other tile on the y axis renders black

Clearly the texture should be seamless and it's pretty hard to screw up the mapping on a plane (which isn't the problem, I tried giving it thickness)

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